Rwanda warns non-state actors on regional stability

Kigali, 31 May 2012Rwanda’s foreign affairs Minister Louise Mushikiwabo warns against reckless interference by non-state actors in the region.“We

BK posts Rwf 3.2 bn net income in first quarter of 2012 on the back of its dominant leadership position

Kigali-Bank of Kigali (BK), Rwanda’s most dominant bank by market share, yesterday   announced that it posted


MTN Mobile Money now extends to the Rwandan Diaspora

MTN partners with MFS Africa to launch the online service MTN Rwanda and MFS Africa today announced the launch of

Inyange Industries to Launch Revolutionary Milk Dispenser & UHT Tetra Fino Pack in Kigali

Inyange Industries, Rwanda’s premier Food & Beverage Company, is proud to announce the Launching Ceremony for its newly acquired


MTN Rwanda’s new brand Campaign, “We are Better Together”

MTN Rwanda is pleased to announce the launch of the company’s new brand campaign,“We Are Better Together.”According

KCB Diaspora banking: Connecting you back home

“It was indeed a big disappointment; I could not help but feel my heart shrink within me. I had been


Market Report for Thursday 31st May, 2012

Today the RSE market recorded a higher turnover compared to yesterday’s trading session. The total turnover for the

The new form of competition in Rwanda calls for fair reporting

Liberalization of Rwanda’s economy has brought with it new realities. Different sectors of the economy are now open


Over 300 MTN Rwanda subscribers to benefit from the Mobile Money promotion

MTN Rwanda on Friday 25th may 2012 proudly identified the first Turkish airways ticket winner in its on-going mobile money Bonanza

Kibagabaga Sunset Villas Estate unveiled

In an unveiling event on Friday may 25th at the site of the villas, Tomas and Piron, a construction company


The ‘citizens’ perception survey’ calls for more roads in sectors

There is need for more roads in the neighbourhoods due to Rwanda’s linear settlement style. This was concluded during

BPR freezes cash payment to curtail cheque fraud

In a move to curb cheque fraud, the Bank Populaire du Rwanda’s management announced that it has stopped paying


MINAGRI to heighten agricultural productivity through RWARR

The Rwanda rural rehabilitation initiative has embarked on a 3 year program on increasing productivity and market access among small holder

Airtel to invest USD 100 million in Rwanda

 On Sunday 27th May, Manoj Kohli, CEO & Joint MD, Bharti Airtel, met with His Excellency the President of


AfDB’s annual meeting to kick off today in Arusha

Today, 28th May, the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) annual meetings opens in Arusha, Tannzania with a flurry of today

Police gears up for 12th anniversary celebrations

June of every year, Rwanda National Police commemorates Police day to mark the establishment of the institution.This year’


Cigarette smoking is dangerous to your life

“Smoking is harmful to your health”……goes the old adage. The message has been repeated over and over that, it

Rwanda rejects false and dangerous claims

Kigali, 28 May 2012 Rwanda’s Foreign Minister has labelled rumours circulating about Rwanda’s involvement in the eastern DRC as "categorically

Police give chance to uneducated motorcyclists to obtain license.

Rwanda National Police, on Tuesday conducted the first ever special motor cycle driving test in Eastern Province where a

World Bank donates $4m for skills enhancement

The World Bank has given a grant of $ 4 million to the Workforce Development Authority (WDA) to boost skills growth in

Rwanda Governance Board calls for leniency from authorities in policy implementing

According to a “citizen perception survey” conducted by the Rwanda Governance Board (RGB) in partnership with researchers from

Budget to largely benefit low income earners

Rwanda’s government development partners have showed interests in supporting the budget’s activities aimed at improving the welfare of

Kagame to address Summit on Sustainability in Africa in Botswana

President Kagame is scheduled to address the Summit on Sustainability in Africa starting on 24 May Gaborone, Botswana. The two-day Summit

Kenya Airways to open more routes

Kenya Airways (KQ) has amplified its trips to Mumbai from 7 to 10 with an aim of catering for the demand between

Government to relocate citizens living along sloppy Hillsides

An assurance came from the Prime Minister’s office on Monday that Rwandans living on steep hillsides will soon be