Shungu sounds drums of unity

Raoul Shungu has called upon Rayon Sports fans to come in large numbers and back arch rivals APR Fc in today’s MTN Champions League encounter with Egyptian giants Zamalek at Nyamirambo stadium. “What we have before us now are national interests, lets the fans forget the differences between them and...

Friday, February 15, 2008, 12:00 AM

Cooperative completes vocational training course

A ceremony on January 12 brought an end to the Ishirahamwe Twiteze Imbere Gasabo (ITIGA) course of vocational training. The course, which began on November 27, taught participants how to weave baskets. ITIGA, which means ‘Cooperative to Move us Forward’, is located in Gasabo District, Kigali. It...

Wednesday, January 16, 2008, 12:00 AM

Kigali Serena Hotel to get facelift

In order to match standards with customer expectations, Kigali Serena Hotel, a five star hotel, is to be refurbished. “We need to cope with the increased demand of our services, because Rwanda is growing very fast,” Said Mugo W. Maringa, Kigali Serena Hotel’s country manager. The process that will...

Wednesday, January 9, 2008, 12:00 AM

Put house in order

Raoul Jean Pierre Shungu, who is on the verge of returning as Rayon Sports coach, has appealed to club faithful to be calm in these trying times. The Congolese born trainer is in the country for talks with Rayon officials about the possibility of taking over as coach for the second spell that...

Tuesday, January 1, 2008, 12:00 AM

IFC tips entrepreneurs on leasing

At least 230 entrepreneurs in the country have benefited from the International Finance Corporation’s [IFC] training workshop on leasing. The campaign is to interest Rwandans to go in for leasing deals to capitalise their businesses.  Through leasing, a business is allowed to use an asset...

Wednesday, December 26, 2007, 12:00 AM

Is Rema against investment?

There has been talk over the last couple of weeks about the Rwanda Environmental Management Agency Rema, slowing progress of investments in the country. Rema is accused of halting construction on many sites with serious development potential.         ...

Monday, December 17, 2007, 12:00 AM

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