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Delivering for Rwanda’s economic growth, dignity and self-reliance

What is the Mission of Agaciro Development Fund? Our Mission is to maximize the fund’s return over the long term, without undue risk, so as...

Rwanda’s infrastructure milestones in 2016 and how they will impact the economy

2016 has been rated, by several commentators, as one of the “most successful years” in Rwanda’s history, as far as socio-economic development of the...

Rwanda trade deficit falls on higher revenues

Rwanda narrowed its primary deficit in the 2015/16 fiscal year on the back of improved tax collections and lower government spending. Both the government and...

Earnings from Rwanda Mineral Sector Grow by 40%

Earnings for Rwanda’s mineral sector are looking up after prices for Rwanda’s second most important mineral export by revenues, tin, shot up by 40...

Rwandan Diaspora to contribute to country’s development with Fund program

Rwandans living abroad can now safeguard their financial future investing in secure investment vehicles through RNIT Iterambere Fund. According to Andre Gashugi, the Rwanda...

Rwanda’s dairy exports generated over Rwf9bn in 2016

Rwanda’s earnings from export of dairy products increased from $85,000 in 2012 to $11.5 million in 2016, Rwanda Dairy Competitiveness Programme II (RDCP II)...

Rwanda receives €10m support from Belgium for electricity access roll out

The governments of Rwanda and Belgium have signed a financing agreement worth €10 million (approximately Rwf 8.7 billion) to support the electricity access roll-out...

Amb. Claver Gatete named African Finance Minister of the Year

Prominent Rwandan politician Claver Gatete was recently named African Finance Minister of the Year by Global Capital, a leading financial news and data provider. The...

BNR signals commercial banks to increase lending

National Bank of Rwanda (BNR) has signaled commercial banks to consider increasing loans issuance after revising downwards the key repo rate from 6.5 per...

[SPONSORED] Fair tax regimes; a robust pillar for economic growth and development

The role of Private sector in generating domestic and customs revenues has enabled the steady increase of Gross Domestic product (GDP), eased national budget’s...