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FEATURED: BBOXX Client Visits Abu Dhabi and Dubai

Jean de la Croix Muhire, a 19 year old from Ntarama sector, Bugesera district, recently visited Abu Dhabi and Dubai to attend the Zayed Sustainabilty Prize that rewards pioneers of global sustainability. The ceremony occurred on January 13 and recognized pioneering solutions and technologies that...

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 12:24 AM

FEATURED: Marriott’s Bonvoy Marks An Evolution In Travel

On January 16, 2019, Marriott International unveiled Marriott Bonvoy, a new loyalty brand that replaces previous loyalty brands – Marriott Rewards, The Ritz-Carlton Rewards and Starwood Preferred Guest (SPG) – and reflects the unmatched benefits, single loyalty portfolio and...

Monday, February 18, 2019, 9:08 AM

Funding infrastructure: East Africans are ‘spoilt for choice’

Last year, the Islamic Development Bank Group and the World Bank Group launched a report, ‘Mobilising Islamic Finance for Infrastructure Public-Private Partnerships’, which showed that, through partnerships, interest-free finance can provide the financial resources needed to meet...

Thursday, February 14, 2019, 12:00 AM

Towards an integrated, prosperous and peaceful Africa

The recent appointment of Kenyan politician Raila Odinga as the African Union’s High Representative for Infrastructure gives him the opportunity to lead us to the proverbial Promised Land. He has been mandated to “mobilise our collective efforts towards the implementation of the...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018, 10:08 PM

A good opportunity to make our economy climate-friendly

On October 6, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) issued a report calling for “rapid changes to energy systems, to the way we manage land, and to the way we move around with transportation” in order to avoid a climate catastrophe post-2030. The report recommends rapid...

Wednesday, October 24, 2018, 12:20 AM

Penal code: The dawn of due diligence

The new penal code that came into effect just over a week ago, heralds the dawn of due diligence in public institutions, cooperatives and companies. Article 88 stipulates that “public institutions, companies, cooperatives, public or private entities or organisations with legal...

Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 12:24 AM