RWANDA, DR CONGO REVIEW CROSS-BORDER TRADE TAX

RWANDA, DR CONGO REVIEW CROSS-BORDER TRADE TAX

Rwanda and DR Congo review cross-border trade during a bilateral meeting in kigali.

Rwanda and DR Congo are reviewing the cross-border trade tax. This is after both nations agree to come up with a list of products, business sizes that will benefit the tax-free cross-border trade.

The bilateral meeting had …

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RWANDA PLANS TO INVEST US$440M FOR WATER SUPPLY PROJECT

RWANDA PLANS TO INVEST US$440M FOR WATER SUPPLY PROJECT

Rwanda to build eight water treatment plants before 2022 with US$440m investment.

Plans are underway by the Rwanda Government to invest US$440 million over the next three years. This investment will be for the construction of a water treatment plant and supply systems in urban and rural areas.

The aim …

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RWANDA GOVT. SIGN DEAL FOR JOB CREATION WITH CHINESE FIRM

RWANDA GOVT. SIGN DEAL FOR JOB CREATION WITH CHINESE FIRM

Pink Mango C&D agree deal with Rwanda Govt. to produce garments for both domestic and export markets.

Job creation is vital for the growth of any nation economy. This is why Rwanda has sign a deal with chinese firm Pink Mango C&D to establish a modern garment factory.

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CHINESE FIRM SIGN DEAL WITH RWANDA LOCAL PARTNER FOR TEXTILE IMPORTATION

CHINESE FIRM SIGN DEAL WITH RWANDA LOCAL PARTNER FOR TEXTILE IMPORTATION

China’s Biggest Textile Company signed deal with Rwanda Local Partner AMG

Jiangyin BaoRui Textile Ltd which is one of China biggest textile company has sign a contract with Apparel Manufacturing Group (AMG). The deal is to produce fabrics as well as other product that will be use in Rwanda.

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RWANDA GOVT. UNVEIL US$58MILLION VACCINE WAREHOUSE

RWANDA GOVT. UNVEIL US$58MILLION VACCINE WAREHOUSE

Vaccination programme success result in Rwanda govt. building a warehouse to help reducing child mortality.

Rwanda government has partner with GAVI Alliance to unveil a new vaccination programme office and a warehouse. The warehouse will help the health sector as well as support the nation vaccination programme.

Both the government …

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EMIR OF QATAR’S STATE VISIT SEEKS NEW AFRICAN ALLIES

EMIR OF QATAR’S STATE VISIT SEEKS NEW AFRICAN ALLIES

Highlights of the Emir of Qatar’s state visit to Rwanda and his arrival in Nigeria. 

His Highness Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of Qatar, spent the last few days visiting Rwanda before jetting off to Nigeria.

In Rwanda, President Kagame hosted the Emir for Tête-à-Tête. Both

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RWANDA REJECTS UGANDA CEMENT BECAUSE OF FAILED QUALITY STANDARDS

RWANDA REJECTS UGANDA CEMENT BECAUSE OF FAILED QUALITY STANDARDS

Rwanda claims Uganda cement company failed to meet quality standards

The most recent victim of the current diplomatic fall out between Uganda and Rwanda is an Ugandan cement company – Hima Cement Ltd.

According to Rwanda Revenue Authorities, it blocked Uganda cement exports from Hima Cement Ltd; because it failed

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RWANDA AIRLINE ARRIVES KINSHASA, CONGO

RWANDA AIRLINE ARRIVES KINSHASA, CONGO

Kinshasa International Airport welcomes the inaugural flight of Rwanda Airline with a traditional water salute upon arrival!

The plane flew from Kigali International Airport to N’djili International Airport in Congo. N’djili International Airport, also known as N’djili Airport and Kinshasa International Airport, serves the city of Kinshasa. In essence, 

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RWANDA GOVERNMENT TO REVAMP RUSUMO BORDER

RWANDA GOVERNMENT TO REVAMP RUSUMO BORDER

Revamping of Rwanda Biggest border set to kick-off after tour by government officials

Plans are in motion for the revamping of Rusumo border by the Rwanda Government. The aim of the revamp is to boost trade and also increase their capacity to cope with the growing traffic of cargo.

The …

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BANK OF KIGALI SECURE FUNDS TO BOOST SMEs IN RWANDA

BANK OF KIGALI SECURE FUNDS TO BOOST SMEs IN RWANDA

Bank of Kigali secure Rwf30bn from the European Investment Bank to boost SMEs.

Rwanda Bank of Kigali has secure Rwf30bn from the European Investment Bank. This funds is to support  Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) and further promote the nation SMEs for locals.

The deal was signed during the ongoing …

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IMPORTANCE OF RWANDA DNA DATABASES FOR ALL CITIZENS

IMPORTANCE OF RWANDA DNA DATABASES FOR ALL CITIZENS

Rwanda Government is considering creating a database for deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and biometric data for all Rwandans

Rwanda is making plan to introduce DNA Database to its citizens. This is after Minister for Justice and Attorney General, Johnston Busingye disclosed the information during the ‘Justice Week’ in kigali.

The aim …

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RWANDA LAUNCHES FIRST EVER SATELLITE

RWANDA LAUNCHES FIRST EVER SATELLITE

Rwanda and telecommunication giant One Web have launched the first ever satellite in the country

The global Satellite named ‘Icyerekezo’ by students from Groupe Secondaire St Pierre Nkombo; – the school which will be the first to benefit from Internet provided by the Rwanda satellite. The Rwanda satellite will connect

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RWANDA SIGNS US$400m METHANE GAS PRODUCTION DEAL

RWANDA SIGNS US$400m METHANE GAS PRODUCTION DEAL

Rwanda signs deal to extract methane gas from Lake Kivu

The Rwanda government have signed a US$400 million deal with Gasmeth Energy Ltd to extract, process, compress and also bottle methane gas from Lake Kivu. The signing of the seven years deal took place on Friday 1st February 2019 but …

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RWANDA CALLS FOR DEEP AFRICAN PARTNERSHIP TO BOOST CONTINENT’S ECONOMY

RWANDA CALLS FOR DEEP AFRICAN PARTNERSHIP TO BOOST CONTINENT’S ECONOMY

Rwanda calls for African partnership to help boost African economy.

Rwanda, the landlocked East African country recently held a Trade Facilitation and Manufacturing forum in Kigali. At the forum, Rwandan top officials stressed on the need for deeper African partnership especially between its fellow East African neighbours. The Forum served …

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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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