Business

Indian, Rwandan companies to do business under the India Rwanda Innovation Growth Programme

Over ten Indian and Rwandan companies have finally signed Business Engagement Agreements (BEAs) for the first year of India-Rwanda Innovation Growth program focusing on five sectors that include agriculture, IT, health, leather and energy. This was revealed on Monday this week during a Business...

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 - 6:52pm

Consumer goods prices went up by 3% in May

National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) has announced that the prices of consumer goods has risen by 3 per cent in May 2018 up from 1.7 per cent in April. In May 2018, food and non-alcoholic beverages, housing, water, electricity, gas and other fuels and Transport rose by 1.5 percent, 5....

Tuesday, June 12, 2018 - 10:23pm

Featured: In Ngororero District, a new partner steps in

In Ngororero District, lies a small, relatively prosperous village.  Electric lines run the long of modest, well-built houses, surrounded with live-stock, bananas and flower trees.  The children go to school, the hospital has modern equipment, and coltan flows down the river from the...

Tuesday, June 5, 2018 - 4:44pm

Trump to discuss trade with China’s Xi as talks continue

U.S. President Donald Trump said he will discuss trade with Chinese President Xi Jinping on Tuesday, as both sides continue talks after failing to reach a consensus at talks in Beijing last week. Trump announced the planned telephone call in a post on Twitter, just days after a U.S. delegation...

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 11:13pm

Government rolls out new Doing Business reforms

With the deadline to review the World Bank Doing Business reforms looming, the Government is rolling out reforms in three sectors to improve the business ecosystem. The three reforms are aiming at reducing bureaucracy in construction, ensuring timely electricity provision for investors, and...

Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 9:06am

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