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Rwanda today: A house in order, leading by example-Lagarde

Rwanda today: A house in order, leading by example-Lagarde

The Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde has hailed Rwanda for building a resilient and inclusive economy that has set it on course of becoming a middle-income country. Ms. Lagarde who is in the country on a three-day official visit, was addressing government officials, members of parliament, business community, development partners […]

Rwanda:ORACLE to bridge ICT skills gap in education

Oracle Systems Limited has announced plans to develop skilled IT practitioners and trainers in the education sector and the broader IT industry to support Rwanda’s envisaged era of digitized country. The company signed the deal withRwanda’s Ministry of Education through Workforce Development Authority (WDA) on January 27, in Kigali. The move will support the Government […]

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Rwanda:Newly accredited envoys pledgeto strengthen cooperation in key development areas

Four new envoys accredited to Rwanda have pledged to strengthen existing cooperation between their respective countries and Rwanda,focusing on key areas. The ambassadors will represent countries including Burundi, Indonesia, Turkey and the United States presented their credentials to Rwanda’s President Paul Kagame on January 26, 2015 in Kigali. The ambassadors include Zakaria Anshar representing Indonesia […]

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Save the Children International, Rwanda Peace Academy sign agreement on child protection

Save the Children International signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Director of Rwanda Peace Academy on conduct of training and research for child protection. The agreement was signed between Natacha Vorholter Natacha, Deputy Regional Director of Save the Children International and Director of Rwanda Peace Academy (RPA), Col Jill Rutaremara at RPA in Nyakinama, […]

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Phoenix Metals commence smelting activities in Rwanda

Phoenix Metals Ltd, owner of Karuruma Tin Smelting Plant has kicked off the smelting activities. According to Mr. Raphaël Ritter de Zahony, the company CEO, they are going to work for 10 days non-stop as they test the maximum capacity of the plant. The smelter has two furnaces with each having a capacity of smelting […]

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RDF starts relief operation for MINUSCA peacekeepers in CAR

Rwanda Defence Forces kick- started relief in place operation for its peacekeepers deployed in the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). The first batch of 125 Officers and Men were airlifted on 22 January 2015 aboard RwandAir to Bangui, Central African Republic. The Operation is expected to conclude on […]

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Rwanda invests US $2 million in natural disaster early warning systems

The Government of Rwanda has invested over 1.2 billion Rwandan francs US $2 million to strengthen the nation’s capacity to respond to natural disasters. The investment is part of the government’s plan to manage natural disaster threats that are increasing because of climate change. According to the Director General of the Rwanda Meteorological Agency, John […]

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N@tcom awards IT trainees international certificates

This grant was provided in order to expand training facilities IT professional training. The 4th graduation of this training center earns two internationally recognized certifications, MTA—Microsoft Technology Associate) and MCTS: Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist. Hiroshi Saeki, the task team leader of the Skills Development Project (SDP), reminded the graduates that this is the beginning for […]

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Rwanda deploys level two hospital in CAR

Rwanda Defence Forces deployed Level Two Hospital in the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in the Central African Republic (MINUSCA). The Hospital medical equipment transported in Containers, Armored ambulances and other soft skin vehicles that will be serving the Peacekeeping Mission left Kigali to Central African Republic on 20 January 2015. The Commandant of […]

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India-Africa vocational incubation centre to create jobs

The India-Africa Vocational Training and Incubation Centre officially opened on January 16, 2015 in Rwanda will support young in growing their own businesses and creating jobs for themselves and their peers. The centre has been funded by the Government of India and was built in partnership with Rwanda’s Workforce Development Authority (WDA). The launch ceremony […]

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