OVER 7,000 households in are set to benefit from 80 megawatts of electricity from the Rusumo Falls hydro-electric project along Kagera River whose ground-breaking ceremony is set for today.
Rwanda’s airline will start three weekly flights to London’s Gatwick airport on May 26 and it expects to exceed one million passengers on all its routes in the next three to four years, said the chief Executive John Mirenge.
RwandAir, the national carrier of the Republic of Rwanda, has recently launched direct flights from Accra to Lagos as part of the Airline’s route expansion project in 2017.
The 80MW Regional Rusumo Falls hydroelectric project in Rwanda is set to start construction soon, with the official groundbreaking ceremony to be held 30 March.
Rwanda has reaffirmed its commitment to the construction of the 2,000 kilometres-Northern Corridor Standard Gauge Railway line between Kigali and Mombasa, challenging its regional partners to speed up the work
Call for projects in Zambia and Rwanda.
Vanu Rwanda, a subsidiary of US cellular connectivity firm Vanu Inc, has reportedly licensed spectrum from the Rwanda Utilities and Regulatory Authority (RURA) to provide solar-enabled wholesale services to local mobile network operators.
Rwanda’s economy is expected to remain stable and resilient in 2017 despite the downside risks registered in 2016.
Tanzania has yet again refused to endorse a regional trade pact with the European Union, saying the deal stood in its way to industrialization.
The global wildlife television channel is set to screen the reintroduction of lions from South Africa to Rwanda in an hour-long documentary, according to Akagera National Park authority.
A new initiative in Rwanda aims to transform the lives of 5 million citizens by bringing them online and providing digital skills training in their communities in a new Digital Ambassadors Program (DAP).
Rwanda is to host the 2nd high-level East African Manufacturing Business Summit and Exhibition (EAMBS) organised by the East African Community (EAC).
In a move meant to easily reach and capture more tourists, Kenya, Uganda and Rwanda have come together to launch the first of its kind East African destination portal.
Timetric’s ’The Insurance Industry in Rwanda, Key Trends and Opportunities to 2020’ report provides a detailed analysis of the Rwandan insurance industry.
The stage has been set for RwandAir to further spread its wings into West Africa, after Rwanda’s State Minister for Transport, Dr. Alexis Nzahabwanimana, signed a new air services deal with his Malian counterpart. the Minister of Equipment, Transport and Infrastructure, Mrs. Seynabou Diop Traoré.
PPC’s business units in Zimbabwe, Rwanda and Botswana recorded an increase in cement sales of 9% for the nine-month period to December 2016, the company said in a trading update, after the commissioning of a new mill in Harare.
Luxembourg has just punished a whistleblower for telling the truth about tax evasion (Luxleaks); it is, together with Singapore, a favourite destination for individuals and companies to hide income.
Rwanda will sell a five-year Treasury bond worth 10 billion francs ($12 million) this month to fund infrastructure projects, the central bank said on its website on Monday.
Plant will create thousands of jobs for young people, teach them new skills, help industries grow, says Kenya’s president
The global perception of Africa is changing, and this change in perception is led by destinations previously not thought of or avoided altogether. Countries like the Congo, Rwanda, and Malawi is making an impression for all the right reasons.
Targeted investments in infrastructure, workforce and improved governance are key to transforming the heath sector in Africa, said the head of the Health and Education Investment Team at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), Biju Mohandas.
Bralirwa Ltd has launched an exciting Under -the- crown(UTC) promotion for PRIMUS fans.
Some 35,000 jobs could be relocated from UK with many of them coming to Dublin
Uganda is negotiating a $2.3bn loan with China’s Exim Bank to fund the 273km stretch of railway it wants between the capital Kampala and Malaba on the border with Kenya.
The Ministry of Trade, Industry and EAC Affairs working with Rwanda’s Private sector Federation (PSF) have unveiled a countrywide drive to promote the use of barcodes in line with the country’s move to embrace barcoding in March.
Aviation Africa 2017 In Kigali To Feature the Gulfstream G280
WhatsApp, one of the largest social network and messaging application with over a billion users is under threat from hackers.
US President-elect Donald Trump has targeted Toyota, threatening to impose a hefty fee on the world’s largest car maker if it builds its Corolla cars for the US market at a plant in Mexico.
Uganda will expand a major road linking its capital Kampala with Rwanda after signing a deal on Thursday for a $151m loan from the African Development Bank (AfDB).
Rwanda’s central bank cut its benchmark interest rate for the first time in two-and-a-half years to support flagging economic growth as inflation eased in the East African nation.
Volkswagen has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for a new integrated mobility concept in Kigali, Rwanda, that will result in an environmentally compatible local vehicle production facility being established in Kigali and has inaugurated its vehicle production facility in Kenya.
With about one third of the food produced on the continent lost along the value chain, East African agricultural sector stakeholders want to harness technological innovations in order to reduce post-harvest losses.
For prospective entrepreneurs and SMEs that are experiencing stalled growth, as a result of not being able to compete, the digital platform offers a solution.
Kenyan private equity firm Fusion Capital has completed its mixed-use development project in Rwanda at a cost of Sh4 billion.
Randy Hetrick first noticed counterfeits on Amazon.com Inc. in 2013. He had been selling his TRX Training System - an exercise kit of suspension straps - on the site since 2008.
Beau’s All Natural Brewing Co. has raised more than $110,000 in an online fundraising campaign to help a wannabe Rwandan brewer realize her dreams.
The African Development Bank launched “Fashionomics”, a platform to develop the African fashion industry for jobs creation, at Lagos Fashion and Design Week.
Rwanda will sell a three-year Treasury bond worth 15 billion francs ($18.47 million) this month, the central bank said on Yesterday.
The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday forecast Rwanda’s economy to grow by 6.2 percent in 2017, slightly up from the 6 percent seen this year, boosted by increased coffee and domestic goods production.
First-time drivers can receive discounted quotes by allowing their Facebook profiles to be scoured in a bid to determine their personalities, an insurer has announced.