Why buying a Hyundai car is a smart decision

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When it comes to a car, nothing’s better than peace of mind – knowing that it won’t suddenly break down. At Hyundai Rwanda, they take that assurance very seriously. Established in Rwanda in 2012 as the official distributor and workshop for Hyundai passenger vehicles, trucks and buses in the country, …

Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital: offering world-class eye care in Rwanda

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When it comes to eye care, Dr Agarwal’s Eye Hospital is reversing the roles and attracting foreign patients instead, offering the best services right from the heart of Africa, in Kigali, …

1000 Hills distillery: premium spirits, made in Rwanda!

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Lovers of spirits have reason to rejoice: while in the past they had to rely on foreign brands, they can now sample locally made vodka, rum, gin or whisky, courtesy of 1000 Hills …

How a woman tailor became a millionaire with the help of VisionFund Rwanda

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Throughout 2005, Mukakemayire worked on a veranda at Makuza plaza in Nyamagabe town, door no. 5, using a rented sewing machine (at Rwf3000 per month), making barely enough money to make ends meet. She had a dream, however, to use the tailoring skills she acquired at JOC Kigali (a skills development centre) …

Lake Kivu Serena staff light up lives of disabled Rubavu children

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As part of the Serena Hotels Group’s Light Up A Life initiative, the luxurious four-star beach hotel on 20th December received 65 disabled children, who are taken care of by the Ubumwe Community Center, to entertain them with games, dancing and singing of Christmas carols, as well as a copious …

Kigali Serena Hotel takes ‘Light up a Life Initiative’ to Kabeza children

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Kigali Serena took this year’s Light up a Life Initiative to Kabeza, Kanombe Sector in Kigali to celebrate Christmas with children from Hagari Rwanda ministry, an organization taking care of children of former female sex …

BRD and German counterpart to boost SME export potential

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The German Development Bank (KfW) has partnered with the Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) to promote Rwandan exports through a €8.5 million (about Rwf7.5 billion) financing facility at the Export Growth Facility (…

Rwandan exporters to benefit from BRD-PSF deal

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The Rwf22 million funding deal will help set up facilities to revitalize PSF’s Exporters’ Forum, which was created about three years ago to lobby for policies that promote exports and export-related business, and to advocate with banks to fund export-oriented initiatives to increase product quality and sector …

Kigali Serena Hotel receives SGS Hospitality Excellence program certification

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After yet another successful audit by global standards body, SGS, Kigali Serena Hotel was this week awarded with the SGS Hospitality Excellence program certification. The certification looks at hygiene, food safety and quality systems of hospitality institutions through an audit that the Kigali Serena Hotel has conducted every quarter of …

Doing Business Reforms: Key in improving Rwanda's business environment

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Realizing the importance of making its environment suitable for doing business, Rwanda has during the past decade undertaken major steps in reforming its trade and investment …

Radisson Blu: Africa's formidable international events destination

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A lot of positive things have been and continue to be said of the iconic Kigali Convention Center by Radisson Blu becoming Africa’s formidable international events destination. The US$ 300 million (about Rwf 223 billion) complex that was opened in July this year, comprises of the five-star Radisson Blu hotel with 292 …

VisionFund does 'Umuganda' with Kabuga Savings Groups

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The VFR staff, from the main and Kabuga branches got to interact and participate in the activities with people of the area whose eight savings groups are today proud clients of …

TractAfric: Meeting Rwanda's machinery needs

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As a specialist in industrial, mining and construction equipment and the market leader in Morocco and Central Africa, TractAfric Equipment continues to provide Rwanda with the best …

Engen continues to reward clients with free, high quality coolant

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In order to show that they are with their clients in every aspect of their vehicles or machines’ lives, Engen continues to reward its clients with its high-quality ready-mix coolant. The coolant is a special radiator coolant that is premixed with water directly from the factory ensuring genuine mixture of …

Sinotruck Rwanda for all your truck and bus needs

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Sinotruk Rwanda Sales & Services Center is located in Kigali, the capital city of Rwanda in Gasabo District, with beautiful scenery, favorable environment and convenient transportation. It is the first Chinese company to set the SINOTRUK Services Center in Rwanda. Asia Machinery Investments Ltd is the only authorized distributor of HOWO …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Good Governance (Pillar 1, Part 2)

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Enacting laws that promote development. …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Social Security (Pillar 4, Part 2)

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Every Rwandan’s dignity counts. …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Rwanda's Economy (Pillar Three- Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Justice (Pillar Two-Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Good Governance (Pillar One-Part 1)

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Rwanda’s Long Walk: Consolidating the Gains, the promises made to the Rwandan People by His Excellency President Paul Kagame in his second mandate’s political campaign and on 6th September 2010 in his inaugural speech at his swearing in ceremony to lead Rwanda for the next seven years and how …

Rwanda Revenue Authority Collecting revenues for financing national development programs

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Rwanda Revenue Authority performance in a time line from the fiscal year 2009/2010 to 2015/2016 is one of the exemplary success stories of Rwanda’s good governance is a principle to its achievement. Below are the performance statistic for RRA for the last 6 …

Century Park Kigali: Architectural marvel set to redefine Kigali's Landscape

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Welcome to Century Park Hotels and Residences in Nyarutarama, Gasabo District in Kigali, in a pristine location, covering an area of 9.6 Hectares. The Century Park Development consists of 16 luxury villas, 15 blocks of Royal apartments, an entertainment area with a high-end Lounge”Chillax”and an authentic Chinese restaurant “Tung”. The project …

RSwitch taking lead as Rwanda's e-payments enabler

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While the Company was initially established with the vision of running Rwanda’s electronic payment system, it has expanded to serve as a financial solutions entity offering various services to include; Financial interoperability, SmartCash debit card scheme, a debit card bureau, Automated teller machine services such as leasing, monitoring and …

Airtel Touching Lives series lifts hope for children living in prisons with their mothers

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Airtel Touching lives a show that airs on TVR and TV1 celebrates and assists the individuals and projects that are making a difference to the lives of people around them. In its episode 3 touching lives lifted hopes for children by offering assistance to Enfant Chez Soi Association inform of cows …

WASAC: Behind Rwanda’s Water and Sanitation quick turnaround

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Since the institutionalization of Water and Sanitation Corporation Limited (WASAC Ltd) one and a half years ago, following a decision by the Government of Rwanda to unbundle the Energy Water and Sanitation Authority ( EWSA ) and establish two business oriented Corporations responsible for Energy as well as Water and Sanitation, the …