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21.03.2017 World Bank President hails Rwanda’s use of technology to tackle development challenges

Rwanda's use of technology to tackle development challenges is something other developing countries should emulate -the World Bank President Dr. Jim Yong Kim has said. Dr. Jim Yong Kim, who is in the country for a two day...[more]

21.03.2017 I&M Bank IPO is oversubscribed by 209%

KIGALI, Rwanda- The Government of Rwanda through the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MINECOFIN) is pleased to announce that the Offer for Sale of its stake of 19.81 percent in I&M Bank (Rwanda) Limited to the...[more]

16.03.2017 Standard & Poor’s affirms Rwanda’s ratings as a B, outlook stable

On Friday March 10th, Standard & Poor’s (S&P) published its updated rating of Rwanda. S&P affirmed their rating of Rwanda’s long-term foreign and local currency sovereign credit ratings B whilst also reconfirming...[more]

16.03.2017 Rwanda’s economy grew by 5.9% in 2016

Rwanda’s Economy registered 5.9% growth in 2016 product at current prices estimated at Frw 6,618 billion, up from Frw5,956 billion in 2015 according to figures released by the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda...[more]

09.03.2017 Government - World Bank sign agreement to Support Increased Results in Rwanda’s Agriculture and Livestock Sectors

Kigali 9 March;2017 – The Government of Rwanda and World Bank Group  today signed a US$ 46 Million (approximately Frw) International Development Association (IDA) additional credit to support the government’s efforts to...[more]

20.02.2017 Closing of offer of Government shares in I&M Bank (Rwanda) Ltd. extended to March 10, 2017

The Offer for Sale of 19.81% shareholding held by the Government of Rwanda in I & M Bank (Rwanda) Ltd., that was launched on the 14th February and meant to close on 03 March 2017, has been receiving enthusiastic investor...[more]

16.02.2017 Rwanda receives € 10 million to support electricity access roll out

Kigali February 16, 2017-The Government of Rwanda and the Kingdom of Belgium today signed a financing agreement worth € 10 million (approximately Frw 8.7 billion) to support electricity access roll-out program (EARP) through...[more]

16.02.2017 Agriculture transformation receive additional Frw 5.3 billion boost from DFID

Kigali February 12, 2016-Government of Rwanda and the Department for International Development (DFID) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) that will see the later add £5million (Frw 5.13 billion), to World Bank’s...[more]

14.02.2017 Government of Rwanda announces offer for sale of its stake in I&M Bank

Kigali, Rwanda- The Government of Rwanda through the Ministry of Finance and Economic Planning (MINECOFIN) today announced the offer for sale of its stake of 19.81 percent in I&M Bank (Rwanda) Ltd, to the public through an...[more]

09.02.2017 Government and Development Partners discuss Rwanda’s long-term development priorities

Senior Government officials and development partners today convened in Rubavu district for the thirteenth annual Development Partners Retreat (DPR), to discuss Rwanda’s development plans and priorities for medium and long...[more]

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