Rwanda’s economy maintains 7.4% growth, despite a staggering trade deficit

Rwanda’s economy maintains 7.4% growth, despite a staggering trade deficit

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.…

Rwanda: Rwf15bn Local Treasury bond issuance a success

Rwanda: Rwf15bn Local Treasury bond issuance a success

The Government’s issuance of  Rwf 15 billion Treasury bond has been successful with Rwf 34.8 billion as the total amount booked representing a subscription level of 232 percent, the highest ever oversubscription recorded by any government bond. The National Bank of Rwanda received 91 bids…

Ruzizi launches tented lodge

Ruzizi launches tented lodge

Ruzizi tented lodge, the first of its kind in Rwanda, has opened a new Luxury Tree Top tent to expand its accommodation capacity for better service delivery. The lodge added two tents, one which is a family tent with the capacity to accommodate four people…

Congolese refugees tipped on crime prevention 

Congolese refugees tipped on crime prevention 

In as much as Rwanda being among countries with low figures in crime, continued efforts to eliminate related aspects is what the government needs. The government has urged every residence to join in fighting against the vice across the country. Stringent measures initiated by the…

US embassy in Rwanda changes pay point for visa application fees

US embassy in Rwanda changes pay point for visa application fees

 The US embassy in Kigali has announced the new location to make payments for visa application from I&M bank to Ecobank. The move is aimed at improving the services towards visa application process to persons travelling to America from Rwanda, according to the statement from…