Government strengthens private sector partnership for industrial development

The Government has renewed its commitment to working closely with the private sector and other partners to boost industrial development.

Mobisol launches Christmas promo to reward customers

Solar energy company Mobisol Rwanda has launched its Christmas promotion, ‘Nezerwa na Mobisol,’ to reward its loyal customers.


WASAC steps up awareness drive on non-revenue water

In a bid to promote the efficient use of water by reducing losses, the Water and Sanitation Corporation (WASAC) is

After ratification by Sweden, Kigali climate change Amendment to enter into force

With the ratification by Sweden a few days ago, the Kigali Amendment to the Montreal Protocol has reached the 20-country


Passengers report reckless bus driver, gets arrested

A reckless driver of a Stella bus has been detained after worried passengers reported him to the police. According to

President Kagame confers inaugural Igihango medals

President Paul Kagame has awarded the inaugural Igihango National Order of Outstanding Friendship to nine personalities, in recognition of their


Women’s network calls on members to save money for better future

A network of senior career women working in Rwanda has called on women to adopt a savings culture for a

Securing finance lies in the detail, says SME financier

Access to funding is often cited as the greatest hurdle to starting a business. However, contrary to the belief of


Special Christmas edition of Farmers’ And Artisans’ Market coming up

A special Christmas edition of the monthly Kigali Farmers’ And Artisans’ Market will be held on 25th November,

Kagame receives Estonian counterpart

President Kagame on Thursday received his Estonian counterpart, Kersti Kaljulaid, at Village Urugwiro for bilateral talks. During the meeting, the


Tigo Rwanda reaches 40% market share

68,555 new subscribers joined Tigo Rwanda in the month of October 2017, bringing the number of subscribers to 3,456,237, up from 3,387,682 in September 2017.

Rwanda to introduce universal visa on arrival in 2018

The directorate of immigration and emigration has announced that starting on 1st January, 2018, citizens of all countries will be able


Ecobank Group Research reveals three key emerging trends for Africa

The 2017 version of Ecobank Research’s Fixed Income, Currency and Commodities (FICC) Guidebook, which provides expert knowledge and analysis

MTN Rwanda partners with KVCS for cashless payment of parking fees

MTN Rwanda has partnered with Kigali Veterans Cooperatives Society (KVCS) to introduce a payment option for parking fees via the


Bugesera girl students sensitised on security ahead of holidays

Members of the Rwanda Youth Volunteers in Community Policing (RYVCP) in Bugesera District, on Wednesday reached out to students of

Kagame to award inaugural National Order of Friendship medals on Saturday

President Kagame will on Saturday award the inaugural Igihango National Order of Friendship medals to nine individuals in recognition of


Op-ed: How telecoms accelerate SME growth through innovation and technology

By Philip Amoateng This week Rwanda welcomed the fourth edition of the ‘SME and Banking Africa Forum’ at

Cimerwa donates 18 houses to displaced Rusizi families

Cimerwa, the leading and only local integrated cement producer in Rwanda, has handed over 18 modern houses to families in Rusizi


Nyagatare centre to provide hands-on skills in milk processing

The ministry of education has handed over a milk processing unit constructed in Nyagatare district to the Integrated Polytechnic Regional

Financial sector pledges $223m to SME financing at Kigali forum

Financial institutions in Rwanda have pledged at least $223m to SME financing under the ‘La Finance s’Engage&


Police launch one-month road safety campaign

The State Minister in the ministry of infrastructure in charge of transport, Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, has said the government

Youth security volunteers plant 30,000 trees

The implementation of the Rwanda National Police (RNP) memorandum of understanding signed last week with the Ministry of Lands and

Rwanda hosts the 49th annual general assembly of African Airlines Association

RwandAir in partnership with African Airlines Association is convening the 49th Annual General Assembly and Summit of the African Airlines

Tigo Rwanda increases support to golf with Rwanda Open sponsorship

Tigo Rwanda has announced its sponsorship of the 2017 Rwanda Open golf tournament which will take place at the Kigali Golf

IMF staff completes review mission to Rwanda

A team of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) which was in Rwanda last week has reached a preliminary agreement with