Indigenous communities on frontlines of protecting Rwanda’s largest rainforest

By Aimable Twahirwa At dusk in the afternoon, sunlight casts its rays there setting over the lush landscape of Kamiranzovu swamp located in the middle of Nyungwe rainforest, a natural reserve South... Read more »

EIB and BRD to provide €30 million for businesses impacted by COVID-19

New investments by Rwandan companies will benefit from a business financing initiative backed by the Development Bank of Rwanda and the European Investment Bank launched in Kigali earlier today. Rwandan firms will... Read more »

AFD a mobilisé en 2020 douze milliards d’euros dont 80 millions sont revenus au Rwanda

Le Directeur de AFD, Arthur Germond, et la Première Conseillère de 1’Ambassade de France à Kigali, Mme Cassiopée Vienne L’AFD (Agence Française de Développement) a mobilisé en 2020 douze milliards d’euros dont... Read more »

Doğuş Construction Group from Turkey compels to invest in Rwanda’s Infrastructure Sector

From left; Uzziel Ndagijimana (MINECOFIN), Eng. Tolga Akkas (second left), Claver Gatete of Infrastructure (Middle) & Mr. Kamil ÖZALPE, the CFO – Doğuş Construction Group On the last day of their visit... Read more »

Rwanda Biomedical Centre receives EUR 27 million backing to strengthen pandemic resilience

Rwanda Biomedical Centre has received a EUR 27 million backing upgrade the National Health Laboratory by strengthening epidemic and pandemic preparedness by improving diagnosis surveillance and research. The support is part of... Read more »

African Microfinance Week gathers 600 finance experts in Kigali

Around 600 international inclusive finance professionals will gather at the Rwanda Convention Centre in Kigali for the African Microfinance Week (referred to as ‘SAM’, the French acronym). SAM takes place in Rwanda... Read more »

La Semaine africaine de la microfinance prévue du 18 au 22 octobre au Rwanda

Après la 4ème édition qui s’est tenue à Ouagadougou, la Semaine africaine de la microfinance (SAM) 2021 aura lieu du 18 au 22 octobre à Kigali au Rwanda. La  SAM est une... Read more »

Minister of Finance receives UK High Commissioner to Rwanda

The Minister of Finance, Dr Uzziel Ndagijimana, received UK High Commissioner to Rwanda, Omar Daair, and the discussed cooperation program between the two countries. They focused also on increasing levels of trade,... Read more »

PM Ngirente received the World Bank Country Manager for Rwanda

Prime Minister Dr. Edouard Ngirente received Ms. Rolande Pryce, Country Manager of the World Bank for Rwanda. Discussions focused on strengthening the cooperation between Rwanda and the World Bank in various ongoing... Read more »

AIIB provides US$100 million loan for recovery of private sector in Rwanda

 Micro-entrepreneurs trading their produce in Kimironko, Rwanda. Efforts by the Government of Rwanda to increase access to finance for businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and build post-pandemic economic resilience received a... Read more »