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 Edwin Ashimwe
Edwin Ashimwe
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Aviation
RwandAir wins three accolades at World Airline Awards
President Kagame meets with French President Emmanuel Macron and Congolese President Félix Tshisekedi to discuss solutions to the security situation in eastern DR Congo. / Photo: Village Urugwiro
Security
Presidents Kagame, Tshisekedi meet in New York
Minister of ICT and Innovation Paula Ingabire (2nd left) in a group photo during this year’s Broadband Commission for Sustainable Development meeting in New York. / Courtesy
Technology
Public private partnership key in achieving affordable broadband – Minister Ingabire
Photo: Village Urugwiro
Rwanda
Kagame, King Charles III speak after Queen passing
Delegates during the Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting that took place in Kigali in June. Hospitality is one of the services that performed well in the last quarter. / Photo: Dan Nsengiyumva
Rwanda
Rwanda’s economy grew by 7.5% in second quarter of 2022
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Africa
PM Ngirente in Angola for Lourenço’s inauguration
A partnership agreement was signed between Afreximbank and Caribbean countries that include the Government of Barbados and the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS). / Courtesy
International
Afreximbank boss confirms plan to set up regional office in Caribbean
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International
Major African-Caribbean investment forum kicks off in Barbados
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Rwanda
Shame is a revolutionary mindset – Kagame
President Paul Kagame reacts to a question raised by one Pierre Bizimana, a taxi-moto operator based in Ruhango District. Kagame has promised taxi-moto operators a quick and permanent solution to their hefty insurance bills. / Photo by Olivier Mugwiza
Rwanda
Kagame promises 'quick action' to hefty taxi moto insurance premiums
President Kagame in Ruhango District. / Photo: Igihe
Rwanda
Kagame begins tour of Southern, Western provinces
Silas Udahemuka, Director General of Rwanda Civil Aviation Authority (left), and his Tanzanian counterpart Hamza Johari (right), alongside Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Infrastructure Fidèle Abimana (centre), during the signing ceremony in Kigali on August 16. Photo: Courtesy.
Aviation
Rwanda regains control of upper airspace 5 decades later
Paul Kagame, the President of the Republic of Rwanda  with Shinzo ABE, the Former Prime Minister in a group photo with the Rwandan delegation at The 7th Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD7). Photo by the Ministry of Foreign Affair of Japan.
Rwanda
TICAD: Unpacking Japan’s unique development link ahead of the eighth edition
President Paul  Kagame met  with a US Congressional Delegation at Village Urugwiro on August 19. Photo by Village Urugwiro
Kagame receives delegation of US Senators, Congressmen
A total of 20 baby gorillas will be given names at the 2022 gorilla naming ceremony, commonly known as Kwita Izina, on September 2. Photo by Dan Nsengiyumva
Tourism
Kwita Izina: 20 baby gorillas to be named next month
Students raise their hands in class at Groupe Scolaire Remera Catholic. The Government of Rwanda and the Bank have signed an additional financing agreement worth $129 million to support the government’s efforts to improve teacher competences. / Photo: Dan Nsengiyumva
Finance
Rwanda, World Bank ink $129m education deal
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Energy
Rwanda on course to grow electric mobility market
The signing ceremony took place in Kigali on August 11.
Rwanda, US biotech firm in joint effort to address biosecurity challenges

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