Rwanda focuses on becoming a regional export hub

Rwanda has embarked on efforts to transform into an export hub in the region. The initiative will seek to improve

Market Report for Monday 23rdJuly, 2012

The RSE market went up as today’s trading session recorded a turnover of Rwf 23,001,100 from 13,000 BK shares and 60,300 BRALIRWA


RDB donates cows to former poachers

Rwanda Development Board (RDB) on Sunday July 22 donated 25 cows to former poachers as a way of sharing the benefits and

Rwandan products appreciated in Gabon

Following a trade fair  held in Gabon earlier this month, the Minister of Trade and Industry, Francois Kanimba, said


Rwanda, US to partner in Human Resources for Health Programs

Rwanda Minister of Health Dr. Agnes Binagwaho signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the Ministry of Health and some of

Rwanda ‘Achieves Food Security, Moving Up the Value Chain’

Agriculture is the backbone of the Rwandan economy – between 2006 and 2010 it accounted for 35 percent of GDP; 45 percent of export earnings


Government constructs new houses for Nyagatare residents

The mayor of Nyagatare district Sabiti Atuhe Fred has said that in less than 10 days, residents who are still living

Police lead by example in environmental conservation

 Much as a person wakes up every day in the morning to implement his or her planed programs as


Strength in adversity: Rwandan tales of beating the odds

Bugesera is one of Rwanda’s seven districts in Eastern Province bordering Kigali, Southern Province and the Republic of Burundi.

Media Workshop on Human Rights to kick-off in Kigali

The Senior Human Rights Advisory office for Rwanda, and the Yaoundé center for democracy and human rights in central Africa,


All Sectors to handle GBV cases in Eastern Province

A two days seminar on handling Gender Based Violence cases ended on 18th July 2012. The seminar brought together fifty

Kagame and IMF representatives discuss Rwanda’s economic situation

President Kagame yesterday received both the Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) African Department, Ms. Antoinette Sayeh and IMF


President Kagame meets Ugandan community in Rwanda

Yesterday, at Urugwiro Village, seventy Ugandans from the Association of Ugandans in Rwanda (AUR) paid a courtesy visit to President

Market Report for 20th July 20, 2012

Today the RSE market recorded a lower turnover of Rwf 6,887,100 compared to yesterday's trading session. BK counter recorded 1 transaction of 53,400


250 entrepreneurs graduate under the Umubano Project

Over 250 youthful men and women today graduated with skills in entrepreneurship as a way of enabling them to manage their

The Education Ministry and Imbuto Foundation join forces to launch Rwanda Reads Initiative

The Ministry of Education, in collaboration with Imbuto Foundation and other partners, yesterday launched Rwanda Reads, a four-year initiative aimed


Local horticultural farmers advised to practice orchid planting

Professor Pyeong Choe, a senior adviser to the Ministry of Local Government (MINALOC) has advised Rwandan horticulture farmers to up

Government to review Costly Incentives in the investment code

The government of Rwanda, through the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning will do away with some of the tax


President Kagame and President Clinton visit Eastern Province

President Kagame and former US President Bill Clinton, who was accompanied by his daughter Chelsea Clinton, were in Eastern Province

Rwanda needs a proper urban settlement plan that safeguards land utilization

Members of UK based Umubano project team have advised the Rwandan government to adopt new policies and plans on how


Prime Minister cautions African Central Bank Governors on price stability

Rwanda is hosting African conference of Central Bank Governors and experts from across the world. The two day event started

BNR conference preempts fiscal woes

Regional stakeholders, financial experts and government officials gathered today for a conference aimed at sharing the experiences and challenges of

China doubles loans to Africa to $20 billion

President Hu Jintao said Thursday China would offer $20 billion in new loans to Africa, as he delivered a speech to

Another Kenyan bank -‘Diamond Trust’ eyes Rwanda

Another top Kenya bank has declared its intentions of gaining entry into Rwanda’s banking sector. The announcement by Diamond

Rwanda gets its first comprehensive cancer treatment center

The Ministry of Health of Rwanda in collaboration with Partners In Health/Inshuti Mu Buzima (PIH/IMB), Dana-Farber/Brigham and