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Rwanda’s professionalism in peacekeeping attracts UN attention

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Success stories on 24. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda troops have received recognition for their professionalism in peacekeeping missions by both the United Nations and the African communities they serve which are torn by conflict. Following the milestone to their noble service to humanity the troops have received various awards and praises for their commitment in protecting civilians to the level of putting […]

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Regional blocks ‘key’ to development – experts

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 23. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tourism in Africa will improve if the continent’s image is promoted by regional blocks rather than individual. Countries experts say. At a session  at the recent concluded world export forum dubbed, “Tourism for development: opportunities for SME trade,” experts assessed the stereotypes and generalized negative connotations about Africa, arguing that tackling these challenges through collective […]

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Rwanda’s service sector can learn from Nigeria

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 20. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

Services account for close to half of world exports when the full value of services inputs is accounted for in the final output of goods. To be truly competitive, even in traditional sectors such as manufacturing and agriculture, countries must have a properly functioning services sector. Entertainment as a service is ranked as one of […]

EU injects Rwf400bn into Rwanda’s dev’t agenda

EU injects Rwf400bn into Rwanda’s dev’t agenda

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 20. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

European Union has pledged Rwf410 billion to fast-track Rwanda’s economic development through European Development Fund National Indicative Program. The financing agreement was signed on September 18, in Brussels between EU and the government of Rwanda. The move is aimed at supporting sustainable energy, agriculture and food security as well as accountable governance. Speaking after the […]

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Why Rwanda is importing lions from Kenya?

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 04. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

Charlene Jendry, an American conservationist, made a maiden visit to Rwanda in 1990. She toured Akagera National Park, Rwanda’s high-end touristic destination. The mighty lions, the Kings of the Jungle, were the prime tourist attractions. Jendry traversed through the lions’ den of 300. She stayed at Gabiro Guest House, a magnificent safari lodge, built right […]

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Rwanda’s economy maintains 7.4% growth, despite a staggering trade deficit

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Invest in Rwanda, Our country on 22. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda’s economy has maintained a steady growth of 7.4% thanks to a booming service industry which rose by 22.4% from 12.6% in the first quarter. Central Bank Governor, John Rwangombwa said private sector financing grew by 47.8% from 12.4% of 2013 in the same period. Central bank Chief Economist, Dr. Thomas Kagabo, attributes said liquidity […]

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Rwanda, Burundi police chiefs discuss security challenges

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 21. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

Police forces from Rwanda met their Burundian counterparts to strengthen bilateral cooperation. Rwanda and Burundi Police chiefs held talks in Ngozi Province of Burundi to review the implementation of the existing partnership agreement between the two forces, and agree on the development of joint initiatives that will help them manage and respond to security challenges […]

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RDF set for Tanzania for EAC Military Games

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 15. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

A total of 91 RDF Sportsmen and women are at final touches of their preparations to participate in the 8th Edition of the East Africa Military Games and Cultural Event slated for 18 to 30th August 2014 in Zanzibar, the United Republic of Tanzania. Five RDF teams from Rwanda will be led by Col John […]

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You can now ‘Click’ to get a meal in Rwanda within minutes

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Invest in Rwanda, Main Image on 12. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

What a New Yorker or a Londoner can do, a Rwandan can do.  Well, that sounds overrated, but for many, ordering for, say, a fish smokie and a Pop Cola online, might seem to be a service only found in the West. But in Kigali, Rwanda’s capital, Hellofood, the German online food delivery marketplace, allows […]

Tesfamariam awards Rwandan peacekeepers with UN certificates

UN awards Rwanda Peacekeepers in South Sudan

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images, Success stories on 06. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

The UNMISS Force Commander, Lt Gen Yohannes Gebremeskel Tesfamariam decorated Rwanda Defence Forces serving under United Nations Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) with United Nations peacekeepers’ medal and recognition certificates. In a colourful ceremony held  on  01 August 2014 at UNMISS Rwanbat Base in Juba, Rwanda Infantry battalion and  Rwanda Aviation Unit were awarded in […]