Presidential Month (pictorial)

Hope Magazine

Picture highlights of some of the monthly activities undertaken by President Kagame in and outside the country, for your …

Africa Improved Foods on a mission to improve nutrition in Rwanda

Africa Improved Foods

Africa Improved Foods Rwanda is on a mission to curb malnutrition not only in Rwanda but the East African region as a whole. The newly inaugurated $60 million state of the art Plant located in the Kigali Special Economic Zone is now producing high quality nutritious complementary foods specifically for young …

Hosting internet content locally has many benefits – RICTA

RICTA

The Rwanda Information & Communication Technology Association (RICTA) points out that hosting websites abroad stifles the growth of a local content infrastructure, as well as of local content development and services. Therefore, local hosting forms an important stepping stone to the development of a robust local Internet …

BRD promotes financial inclusion at Fintech Conference

Rwanda Development Bank

Given the importance of technology for the financial sector, the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) participated in the two-day ‘Dot Finance Africa’ conference recently held in Kigali, with experts in finance and information technology calling for leveraging of financial technology (FinTech) to drive financial …

Marriott Hotels seeking to grow with Rwanda’s tourism sector

Kigali Marriott

It started in 1927 in Washington, when J. Willard Marriott and his wife Alice set up the A&W root beer stand with just 9 stools. 90 years later, Marriott International is a leading global lodging company with more than 6,100 properties in 124 countries and territories across 30 major hotel …

Big five to thrive again in Rwanda with return of rhinos

Rwanda Development Board

Eastern black rhinos have returned to Rwanda ten years after the last individual was spotted, in a historic move for the nation and the …

Airtel Rwanda and UNICEF provide children and youth a platform to present innovative ideas through Pitch Night

Airtel Rwanda

Airtel Rwanda and UNICEF have launched an innovative initiative to motivate youth below 25 to pitch their business ideas for projects on environment, health and education. This initiative, Pitch Night, began with a competitive call for applications and culminates today with an interactive event for the five finalists to pitch their …

MOBISOL celebrates 80,000th customer in East Africa

Mobisol

Mobisol, the leading Germany-based provider of smart high quality solar solutions celebrated the connection of its 80,000th customer across East Africa region on Wednesday 12th …

Tigo paints Kigali blue

Tigo Rwanda

On Friday 19 May, Tigo Rwanda General Manager Philip Amoateng led the entire Tigo Rwanda team in a market visit to the Kigali Central Business District. Divided into four, the teams aimed to accomplish three main things during Blue …

How Government has continuously made business environment more attractive and competitive

Rwanda Development Board

To achieve the objective enshrined in Vision 2020 that the private sector should be at the forefront of economic growth, the government of Rwanda has over the past two decades made huge efforts to make doing business in the country …

Park Inn by Radisson brings a colourful experience to Rwanda’s hotel scene

Hope Magazine

Located in Kiyovu, Kigali, at walking distance for the city centre, Park Inn Hotel by Radisson Kigali is the latest entrant in Rwanda’s fast-growing hotel industry – a colourful four-star-plus hotel warmly welcoming Rwandans and foreign business and leisure travellers …

RIIO Health Hub to start performing first keyhole surgery in Rwanda

Hope Magazine

RIIO Health Hub, already well known for Dr. Agarwal’s Eye Hospital in providing exceptional Eye care services to people of Rwanda, is adding another feather to its cap. It is broadening its services by introducing the country’s first facility that mainly focusses to provide keyhole surgery …

UAE Exchange, spreading happiness to say ‘thank you’

Hope Magazine

For seven years UAE Exchange has been operational in Rwanda, offering services ranging from foreign exchange to money remittance. Business has grown steadily, which the company’s management attributes to their royal …

BRD helps Kirehe genocide survivors through roofing program

Hope Magazine

In the context of the 23rd commemoration of the genocide against the Tutsis, a delegation of the Rwanda Development Bank (BRD) on Wednesday donated iron sheets for roofing of newly constructed houses of genocide survivors in Kirehe district Eastern …

Bralirwa commemorates Genocide, remembers colleagues

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Staff of the country’s largest beverages manufacturer, Bralirwa Ltd, in Kigali on Tuesday took time to remember the Rwandans and the company’s employees who died during the 1994 Genocide against the …

Kigali Serena Hotel pays tribute to genocide victims

Hope Magazine

Kigali Serena Hotel staff on Friday visited the Nyanza Memorial Centre in Kicukiro District to pay tribute to the victims of the 1994 Genocide against the …

UAE Exchange, spreading happiness to say ‘thank you’

Hope Magazine

For seven years UAE Exchange has been operational in Rwanda, offering services ranging from foreign exchange to money remittance. Business has grown steadily, which the company’s management attributes to their royal …

Wines & More hosts a tasting event to promote delicious wines!

Wines & More

To make wine lovers more familiar with the wide range of excellent wines offered, Wines & More, which is part of Akagera Business Group, hosted a tasting event last month in Kiyovu for a select group of …

How Kigali City Manages to Steer its Rapid Development

Hope Magazine

From something resembling a provincial town two decades ago to a thriving urban area, Kigali is no doubt becoming a most auspicious modern city by all …

The Manor: ‘A small hotel with a big punch’

Hope Magazine

When Saeed Alam, the owner and CEO of The Manor Hotel in Nyarutarama, reads a bad review of his establishment, he is not happy. But not because the review isn’t …

Architectural marvel set to redefine Kigali’s landscape

Hope Magazine

The architectural marvels and the designs are inviting to the eye and when you respond, they will not disappoint given the comfort you are bound to get. The red-carpet services in store and the overall feel of royalty do give great satisfaction. That is what awaits you. Welcome to Century …

SCIR/NCR at the forefront of the drive towards a cashless economy

Hope Magazine

A trend that has caused a transformation of the financial sector worldwide in the past ten years or so is also rapidly changing the way African banks operate. Financial institutions are increasingly abandoning the model in which clients go to a banking hall to physically handle their financial business with …

With third outlet, Hotpoint’s excellent after-sales service is now easily available

Hope Magazine

Hotpoint Appliances Ltd, a leading distributor of the latest electronics and appliances launched globally, has strengthened its presence in Kigali with the opening of its thirds state-of-the-art retail out let in Kigali Heights, in addition to its existing stores in Remera and near Sopetrad, as well as an extensive dealer …

The beauty and advantages of Crown Textured Paints

Hope Magazine

When talking about paint, most people will think about putting some colour on your walls. Yet modern paint manufacturers have gone a step further by offering paint with texture, which literally adds an extra dimension to a decorating a …

The Engen ATF III Semi-Synthetic: A Multipurpose Automatic Transmission Fluid

Engen Rwanda

The Engen ATF III is a semi-synthetic, high performance, multipurpose automatic transmission fluid (ATF) which exceeds General Motors Dexron III-G and Ford Mercon long-drain performance …