Hotel investment forum to up Rwanda tourism receipts

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 09. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

Rwanda will host Hotel Investment Forum ina bid to boost the tourism sector, which is the country’s biggest foreign exchange earner. Slated for 2016, the move comes following country’s plans to increase threefold, earnings from tourism to $860 million in the next two years, announced by Rwanda Development Board (RDB) during World Tourism Day last […]

President Kagame discusses MDGs in Norway

President Kagame discusses MDGs in Norway

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 08. Jul, 2015 | 0 Comments

  Presidents Kagame today joined world leaders at the Summit on Education for Global Development held in Norway’s capital, Oslo. The Summit aims to boost global efforts in the field of education, with a view to reaching the UN’s new set of development goals. During the two day Summit on Education for Global Development that […]

Qatar Rwanda sign anti drug pact

Posted by in English, Opportunities on 08. Jun, 2015 | 0 Comments

Qatar and Rwanda signed a Letter of Intent to collectively fight against trafficking of drugs and psychotropic substances. The agreement was signed between the Director of Anti-Narcotics General Administration at the Qatari Ministry of Internal Affairs, Brigadier Ahmed Khalifa al-Kuwari and the Assistant Commissioner of Police (ACP) Tony Kuramba – the Commissioner for INTERPOL at […]

There is no dignity in perpetual dependency—Kagame

There is no dignity in perpetual dependency—Kagame

Posted by in English, Featured Images, Opportunities on 17. Mar, 2015 | 0 Comments

President Paul Kagame attended the Global Education and Skills Forum held in Dubai. The forum brought together over 1,000 leaders for a two- day discussion on the future of education and the importance of public-private partnerships. Speaking on a panel on the sustainability of the progress the education sector alongside former Prime Minister Tony Blair, […]

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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 […]