RWANDA AND ALIBABA GROUP SIGN AGREEMENT TO HELP BOOST ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

RWANDA AND ALIBABA GROUP SIGN AGREEMENT TO HELP BOOST ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

Rwanda and Alibaba sign an electronic world trade platform (eWTP) agreement to help boost economy.

The Rwandan government and Alibaba Group, a leading international online commerce company; have signed three (3) Memoranda of Understanding (MoU) to help boost the country’s economy.

Under the agreement, Alibaba have also established an electronic …

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ISAKA-KIGALI RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION TO KICK-OFF IN DECEMBER

ISAKA-KIGALI RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION TO KICK-OFF IN DECEMBER

Construction of Isaka-Kigali railway to begin in December after both Tanzania and Rwanda agree deal.

The proposed construction of Isaka-Kigali railway will kick-off in december 2018. This was announce after both Tanzania and Rwanda conclude plans on the railway construction. Meanwhile, the only item remaining is the appointment of a …

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RWANDA GOVERNMENT STEP UP CENTRES FOR UNESCO RECOMMENDATION

RWANDA GOVERNMENT STEP UP CENTRES FOR UNESCO RECOMMENDATION

Rwanda government making plans to train experts that will prepare documentation for Heritage sites.

Rwandan government is stepping up plans for to register its centers on UNESCO World Heritage sites. This plans will involve training local experts which will prepare a documentation. Meanwhile, The documentation will be on four Genocide …

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CONSORTIUM TO SPEND US$200M ON HOUSING UNIT IN RWANDA

CONSORTIUM TO SPEND US$200M ON HOUSING UNIT IN RWANDA

Consortium set to spend  US$200m on 10,000 affordable housing units in Rwanda.

A consortium group is set to spend up to US$200m on housing project in Rwanda. The housing project will have over 10,000 affordable housing units. It will also contribute to the shortage of homes in Kigali.

The consortium …

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RWANDA DEVELOPMENT BANK UNVEIL NEW HOUSING PROJECT

RWANDA DEVELOPMENT BANK UNVEIL NEW HOUSING PROJECT

BRD unveil plans for the new housing project in kigali.

Rwanda development bank (BRD) has unveil a new housing project as part of its plans to help the nation. It will also help solve the shortage of affordable housing in the country.

The project is part of a 2016 partnership …

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NEW ROAD CONSTRUCTION SET TO BOOST TRADE IN RWANDA

NEW ROAD CONSTRUCTION SET TO BOOST TRADE IN RWANDA

Construction of new road set to boost economy trade in Rwanda

The construction of the new Road is an exciting news to residents. It will also be the first tarmac road which will begin before the end of the year according to the Head of State.

Minister for Infrastructure, Claver …

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UNI STUDENTS USE CONCRETE TO PRODUCE WOOD-LIKE FURNITURE IN RWANDA

UNI STUDENTS USE CONCRETE TO PRODUCE WOOD-LIKE FURNITURE IN RWANDA

University students make groundbreaking innovation that see concrete been used to produce wood-like furniture.

Three university students has use cement to produce wood-like garden tables and chairs. It is aim to help reduce the number of trees that are obtain to make furniture. The students, Aime Jules Simbi, Tharcisse Ndahimana …

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NATIONAL ARCHIVES CENTRE CONSTRUCTION BEGINS IN RWANDA

NATIONAL ARCHIVES CENTRE CONSTRUCTION BEGINS IN RWANDA

Construction of National archives centre in Rwanda kick-off which will be the central point of reference for the country’s records.

Construction of a National archive centre in Rwanda has kick-off. The Centre which is will be build in Kacyiru below Rwanda Broadcasting Agency. It will also be the central point …

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CONSTRUCTION OF NGOMA STADIUM SET TO KICK-OFF IN RWANDA

CONSTRUCTION OF NGOMA STADIUM SET TO KICK-OFF IN RWANDA

Ngoma stadium construction set to kick-off this week after plans was agreed.

Finalization are set to kick-off next week for the construction of Ngoma stadium in Rwanda. The project which comes as a joy to the community will be worth  $9 million (around Rwf8 billion). It will also have a …

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MITRELLI GROUP SET TO CONSTRUCT 10,000 HOUSING UNIT IN RWANDA

MITRELLI GROUP SET TO CONSTRUCT 10,000 HOUSING UNIT IN RWANDA

Rwanda set to have over 10,000 housing unit to be constructed by Mitrelli Group.

Israeli firm Mitrelli Group is set to construct over 10,000 housing unit in Rwanda. The Mou was sign by Rwanda Development Board (RDB) and Mitrelli Group. Meanwhile, the deal will also engage both RDB and Mitrelli …

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AIRPORT CONSTRUCTION TO MEET DEADLINE IN RWANDA

AIRPORT CONSTRUCTION TO MEET DEADLINE IN RWANDA

Rwanda’s Airport set to meet deadline after plans was agreed by parties involved in the project.

The construction of the Bugesera International airport is on track to meet its deadline in Rwanda. Its developer is optimistic that they will meet the first phase of the project come 2020. In september, …

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RWANDA LOWERS POWER TARIFF AS INCENTIVE FOR INVESTORS.

RWANDA LOWERS POWER TARIFF AS INCENTIVE FOR INVESTORS.

Rwanda new tariff will favor industries and large consumers of electricity.

The Government of Rwanda will announce the new price of electricity for industries and other large consumers of electricity soon.

Despite the ongoing development in the power sector, the Government wants to cub the issues of load shedding. This …

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FIRST FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY (Fintech) HUB IN RWANDA.

FIRST FINANCIAL TECHNOLOGY (Fintech) HUB IN RWANDA.

Rwanda will soon be home to a hub for financial technology (Fintech), boosting start-ups in the sector.

The Chief Executive Officer of Finance Innovation Joelle Durieux  revealed that the French based financial services in partnership with the Government of Rwanda is to set up a Financial technology (Fintech) hub. The …

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US$66.6M ROAD PROJECT PLANS KICK-OFF IN RWANDA

US$66.6M ROAD PROJECT PLANS KICK-OFF IN RWANDA

Construction plans kick-off for US$66.6m Rwanda road project.

Rwanda Government has sign a contract with Export Import Bank  for the road project. The 63 km road project will run through Rulindo and Burera districts. It will furthermore increase economic activity and make tourism in the area easy.

The road will …

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Rwf1.2 BILLION TAXI PARK TO BE CONSTRUCTED IN RWANDA

Rwf1.2 BILLION TAXI PARK TO BE CONSTRUCTED IN RWANDA

Constructing of taxi park to cost Rwf1.2 billion after series of  complain from businessmen and owner of the area to fast-track its construction in rwanda.

The construction of the taxi park will take place in Rwanda. The construction of the first phase will contain the lockup, waiting area, washing bay, …

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JAPAN TO BUILD DORMITORY FOR RUHANGO SCHOOL IN RWANDA

JAPAN TO BUILD DORMITORY FOR RUHANGO SCHOOL IN RWANDA

Japan release grant for construction of a dormitory in ruhango to help the communities.

The dormitory is for a catholic vocational training school based in Ruhango.  The cost of the dormitory is worth Rwf68m and will accommodate up to 400 students.

The project will support the school with over 300 …

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ADFD APPROVES FUNDS FOR SOLAR PVC PROJECTS IN RWANDA AND MAURITIUS

ADFD APPROVES FUNDS FOR SOLAR PVC PROJECTS IN RWANDA AND MAURITIUS

ADFD approve US $25m to both Africa nations for solar pvc project that will improve their energy system.

Abu Dhabi fund for development (ADFD) has approve loans of  US $10m to Mauritius and US $15m to Rwanda for the construction of a solar project in both nation. The both project …

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STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION AGREED BY TANZANIA AND RWANDA

STANDARD GAUGE RAILWAY CONSTRUCTION AGREED BY TANZANIA AND RWANDA

Tanzania and Rwanda to combined in the construction of a railway that will cost between US$800 to $900 million when completed.

The construction of the project which is expected to start from Isaka (northwestern Tanzania) to Kigali in Rwanda was put into motion after Rwandan President Paul Kagame toured Tanzania …

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KENYA TO DEEPEN TRADE TIES WITH NAMIBIA, RWANDA AND ZAMBIA

KENYA TO DEEPEN TRADE TIES WITH NAMIBIA, RWANDA AND ZAMBIA

Newly elected Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta seeking to strengthen trade ties with Namibia, Rwanda and Zambia.

Speaking after his official inauguration on Tuesday, November 28th, 2017, Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta who held  bilateral talks with Presidents of Namibia, Rwanda and Zambia, said he plans to boost inter-regional relations …

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