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 …

Duterimbere ONG Empower women, empower the nation

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Duterimbere ONG was established in 1987 by 29 ordinary Rwandan women who reckoned that it is important and crucial that a Rwandan woman needed to acquire an equal status in society,” says Mukeshimana Dativa, Executive Secretary of Duterimbere ONG in …

SCI Group, NCR franchise creating a strong footprint on the East African IT landscape

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The Service and Computer Industries Rwanda (SCIR) is an ISO Certified company that manages the NCR franchise. SCI is developing the Rwanda ICT industry through its ICT-related …

Sonarwa Consolidating, diversifying insurance services

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SONARWA, one of the oldest insurance company in Rwanda has a number of traditional policies and products that are offered equally by its competitors, the major one being motor insurance which contributes more than 70% of the company’s premium. Others are; performance bonds, customs bonds, advance bonds and many others …

MANIFESTO REVIEW: Social Well Being (Pillar Four-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 …

BRD: Financing development projects for socio-economic transformation of Rwanda

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Incorporated in 1967, Development Bank of Rwanda (BRD) has a vision of becoming a world-class finance institution focused on accelerating Rwanda’s economic transformation. Over the past five years, the Bank has been at the helm of providing long-term financing and advisory services to impactful entrepreneurs in key priority sectors – such …

Mugisha and wife look to pioneer chain of fitness clubs in Rwanda through VisionFund

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With the success they have enjoyed as a couple ever since they started working with VisionFund Rwanda (VFR) John Mugisha and his wife are working hard towards opening a chain of fitness clubs all across …

University of Tourism Technology & Business Studies Building knowledge, polishing skills, propelling national development

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University of Tourism, Technology and Business Studies (UTB), is one singular symbol of the many fruits of good government policies that define and refine investment policies, leaving no room for discrimination but, instead, assure and reassure that women can, as well, venture into such big projects that tremendously contribute to …

Rwanda energy sector leaps into success as connections mount

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For a sustainable economic growth, energy Sector has to be reinforced as a pillar of development. Electricity access in Rwanda is growing rapidly, grid connections through the government’s Electricity Access Roll-out Programme (EARP) and related initiatives have increased from about 110,000 households in 2009 to more than 590,000 households (24.6% of the total) …