BPR named Best Bank in Rwanda at East African bank awards

Banque Populaire du Rwanda, part of AtlasMara (BPR AtlasMara), has won the Best Bank in Rwanda 2017 award in the Banker

EA manufacturing summit seeks to boost industry

Prime Minister Anastase Murekezi has called on the East African private sector to take the lead in improving manufacturing in


RNP launches campaign to promote road safety

The police on Tuesday launched a campaign to improve road safety, starting with discussions with motorcyclists on the subject and

Inmarsat empowers Rwandan students to harness Internet of Things

Inmarsat, a provider of global mobile satellite communications services, has announced the commencement of its Smart Cities Education Programme, a


Police help communities improve sanitation

In the context of Police Week 2017, members of the force this weekend joined residents and local leaders in community sanitation

Crystal Telecom approves dividend of Rwf 1.5 billion

Crystal Telecom has approved a dividend of Rwf 1.5 billion equivalent to Rwf 5.5 per share during its Annual General Meeting held


Microsoft to deliver Microsoft Cloud from datacentres in Africa

Microsoft has announced it will deliver the complete, intelligent Microsoft Cloud for the first time from datacentres located in Africa.

Smuggled minerals found in Rutsiro

173 kilogrammes of untagged minerals have been intercepted in Rutsiro District as they were being smuggled to Kigali. The police spokesman


Digitata Insights launches mobile marketing platform through MTN Rwanda

Digitata Insights, a subsidiary of Digitata Limited, a multinational technology company that delivers intelligence in the mobile telecommunications and digital

Security Symposium recommends ownership of African problems by Africans

Participants in the National Security Symposium 2017, which ended on Wednesday, have highlighted the crucial need for ownership of African problems


MTN acknowledges receipt of fine notification from Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority

MTN Rwanda has received official notification of a fine equivalent to US$ 8.5 million from the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA).

Police Week 2017 gets underway

The police on Tuesday officially launched the Police Week, a month-long series of community development and anti-crime awareness activities as


Tigo Rwanda reduces local and international call tariffs to Frw 35/minute

  Tigo Rwanda customers can now call anyone on any of the three mobile networks in the country at a

Rwanda’s growth outpaced sub-Saharan Africa – IMF Team

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) team on Monday completed the seventh and second reviews of Rwanda’s Policy Support


Internet of Things network test under way in Kigali

Inmarsat, a leading provider of global mobile satellite communications services, is deploying LoRaWAN (a form of low-power wide-area network) infrastructure

Tea cooperative manager arrested over embezzlement of Rwf30 million

Police in Nyamasheke District is holding the former manager of Cotega, a cooperative of tea farmers, in connection with embezzling


International forum to explore business opportunities for sustainable landscapes

Targeting project developers and business champions from East Africa and investors from all over the world, the first Forest and

BRD-sponsored EA housing finance seminar examines affordable housing

Livingstone Byamungu, the BRD Chief Investment Officer, opening the seminar. The first East African Housing Finance Seminar, sponsored by the


Engen staff visit Kigali Genocide Memorial

Staff of fuel marketer, Engen Rwanda on Friday visited the Kigali Genocide Memorial Site as they marked this year’

Microsoft addresses opportunities that technology presents for Africa

Microsoft has stepped up its commitment to the digital transformation of the public sector in Africa, joining government decision makers


UAE Exchange staff honor victims of genocide

In this period of the commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsis, the staff of UAE Exchange visited Kigali Genocide

Transform Africa: How technology can make cities smarter

As part of the on-going Transform Africa Summit, Rwanda has unveiled the Smart Cities Blueprint, a framework that aims to

Digital-skills-for-girls initiative sets stage for Africa Code Week

Digital skills development for African girls and women received a major boost at the first #eSkills4Girls Africa Meetup held

3 Heineken consumers to watch Champions League final on luxury cruise in Greece

After a week-long search, the Mystery Man has found the 3 lucky Heineken consumers who will watch the UEFA Champions Final

Doing Business Reforms: RESOLVING INSOLVENCY

A robust bankruptcy system functions as a filter, ensuring the survival of economically efficient companies and reallocating the resources of