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Government to focus on Heritage Tourism

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 09. Dec, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwanda is implementing the National Sustainable Tourism Master Plan, one of the highlights of a Government seven year plan. The Minister for Trade and Industry, Francois Kanimba chaired a validation workshop that is within the framework; dubbed “Heritage Corridor Tourism Sub-Master Plan connecting Kigali to the Nyungwe National Park”. The study was commissioned in collaboration […]

Karabaranga presents credentials to Lithuanian president

Karabaranga presents credentials to Lithuanian president

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

President Dalia Grybauskaitė accepted letters of credence from Rwandan Ambassador Jean Pierre Karabaranga. The Ambassador and the President and discussed the importance of cooperation in international organizations. Their discussion focused on bilateral cooperation in such areas focused on development in the areas of education, IT, sport and infrastructure. Lithuania has been among the fasted growing […]

Rwanda and South Korea discuss increased bilateral cooperation

Rwanda and South Korea discuss increased bilateral cooperation

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Opportunities on 31. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame and his South Korean counterpart Park Geun-hye yesterday held talks focusing on fostering bilateral relations between the two countries. The bilateral relations talks aimed at to promoting existing cooperation of both countries. The two Presidents expressed that Korea’s history makes the nation a natural partner in Rwanda’s journey of socio-economic transformation. A […]

Rwandan chairs UN Women network in CAR

Rwandan chairs UN Women network in CAR

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Main Image, Opportunities on 28. Oct, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rwandan Police officer Antoinette Umuraza was appointed the chairperson of the United Nations Police (UNPOL) Women Network under the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). CIP Umuraza was appointed to head the women league in CAR during the celebrations to mark the 69th birthday of the UN held on […]

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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 […]

Rwanda community in the US gears for Rwanda Day

Rwanda community in the US gears for Rwanda Day

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 16. Sep, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Rwandan community living in the US has organized the sixth edition of Rwanda Day dubbed “Agaciro” slated for September 20, in Atlanta, Georgia. The event will see over 3000 Rwandans and friends of Rwanda across the globe coverge. The purpose of Rwanda Day is to reaffirm the core national value of Agaciro, celebrate the […]

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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 […]

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 […]