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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 […]

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Rwanda, Uganda to improve security in the Northern corridor

Posted by in Contribute, English, Featured Images on 05. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

Police forces from Rwanda and Uganda met in Kabale, Uganda to discuss ways of strengthening existing partnership between the two forces and to jointly tighten security in the Northern corridor. The integration of the East African Countries such as Rwanda, Uganda and Kenya has prompted forces to revise better ways of addressing security challenges in […]

Why Kagame's miracle has been possible for Rwanda

Rwanda is getting better : Here is why

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image on 03. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

In 2005, a local businessman was contracted to build a road in Muhanga district, Southern Rwanda. The contractor would employ hundreds of villagers. The contractor had one thing in mind; completing the project with in the shortest period possible. The laborers were put on grueling pressure for the next six months straight. The elderly almost […]

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Ebola: Rwanda deploys hundreds of medics, sets special clinic

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 01. Aug, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda has deployed medics and installed a temporary clinic at Kigali International Airport following red alerts of an eminent spread of the Ebola virus that is taking toll on West Africa. “We are ready with so many things”, said Health Minister, Dr. Agnes Binagwaho. Over 270 medics and a temporally clinic have been put on […]

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Fitch Ratings Upgrades Rwanda to ‘B+’; Outlook Stable

Posted by in English, Featured Images on 26. Jul, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fitch Ratings has upgraded Rwanda’s Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) to ‘B+’ from’B’. The Outlooks are Stable. The issue ratings on Rwanda’s senior unsecured foreign and local currency bonds have also been upgraded to ‘B+’ from ‘B’. The Country Ceiling has been upgraded to ‘B+’ from ‘B’ and the Short-term foreigncurrency […]

Rwanda’s Foreign Affairs Minister tours agriculture projects for Rwandan students in Israel

Rwanda’s Foreign Affairs Minister tours agriculture projects for Rwandan students in Israel

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 24. Jul, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda’s Foreign Minister Louise Mushikiwabo on July 22, 2014 visited more than 100 Rwandan students who are acquiring skills in modern agriculture in Tel Aviv, Israel to witness their new skills. The group, travelled to Israel in November 2013, to undertake a one-year program in Agriculture studies, focusing on modern agriculture and irrigation technologies. Mushikiwabo […]