BPR-publics initiative towards helping disabled people

The management of Bank Populaire du Rwanda (BPR) has initiated a Short Message Service (SMS) program aimed at incorporating publics

Netherlands investors interested in joint venture with local counterparts

A group of 20 Dutch investors from the Netherlands-African Business Council (NABC) have shown interest in joint ventures with local traders,


The Truth about Rwanda

Ongoing unrest between rival military factions in the eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has triggered a predictable barrage of

Rwanda cannot take responsibility for DRC’s domestic problems

President Kagame has reiterated that Rwanda has no involvement in the ongoing conflict in the Democratic Republic of Congo, and


RBS promotes demand for quality products

As Rwanda continues to witness favorable economic development, with more businesses and manufactures appearing everyday, the Rwanda Bureau of Standards (

RSwitch Board appoints local CEO

The Board of Directors of RSwitch Ltd, Rwanda’s national payment switch, has appointed Mr. Konde Bugingo as the new


New inspection body to ensure product quality in Rwanda

The National Inspectorate and Competition Authority (NAICA) - a new quality regulatory body - is expected to be active by

RBS launches accountability week

Rwanda Bureau of Standards (RBS) is holding standardization weekfrom 18th -22nd June 2012. to showcase its achievements over the past


President Kagame receives Nigeria Oxford-Cambridge Club Board

President Kagame today received board members of the Nigeria Oxford-Cambridge Club who paid him a courtesy call after joining Rwandans

Legacy of Gacaca will be with us for generations to come

President Kagame has stated that the practice of discussion and consensus that took shape during the decade long Gacaca proceedings


“We are a people-centered force” – Rwanda Police

While celebrating the first ever Police Day on the 15th of June, the Inspector General of Police (IGP), Emmanuel K.

Inyange Industries receive ISO certification

On Friday the 15th of June, Inyange Industries received the International Standards Organization’s certification, ISO 22000:2005, from UKAS Accreditation.


MTN Rwanda and Turkish Airways give out last plane ticket

On Friday, MTN Rwanda and Turkish Airways gave away the fourth and final air ticket to one lucky winner of

BK firmly repositioned as a regional bank

Bank of Kigali (BK), Rwanda’s biggest bank by total assets and capitalization, has been in the regional and international


Kwita Izina: Another year of success

This past Saturday marked the 8th annual Kwita Izina event in Kinigi, near the Volcanoes National Park. Dignitaries, guests, media,

‘It is dangerous to place the fate of Africans in the hands of foreign jurisdictions’

President Kagame has said that at the level of the continent, Africa should put in place a mechanism that should


Farmers set to benefit from BPR’s Sarura account

Bank Populaire du Rwanda (BPR)plans to launch the Sarura account, a new product aimed at lending more to farmers.

Its high time passengers take a stand

It’s very disturbing to see how passengers keep quiet as reckless drivers put their lives at great risk by


Civil servants to receive better salaries

Starting next month, public employees will enjoy a salary increase. The development was announced by Samuel Mulindwa, the permanent secretary

EWSA to train local investors on bidding skills

The Energy Water and Sanitation Authority (EWSA), through its experts under Electricity Access Rollout Program (EARP), has started training local


New Platform launched to promote EAC tourism

A new platform aimed at promoting integrated tourism among five member countries of the East African community was launched yesterday

Financial sector at heart of Rwanda’s economic resilience

The financial resilience of Rwanda in the financial year 2011/12 was attributed to the strong performance of the financial sector where

Imihigo implementation is a shared duty by the entire citizenry

The evaluation of implementation of Imihigo (loosely translated as targets), which district mayors and provincial governors sign with the President

Market Report for Thursday 14thJune, 2012

The RSE market went up as today’s trading session BRALIRWA shares traded between Rwf 345 and 350 then closed at Rwf 348,

Inyange Industries to receive ISO 22000:2005 Certificate

A representative from Bureau Veritas will visit the Inyange Plant in Masaka this Friday, the 15th of June, to present