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Rwanda , Monday 24 September 2018

News Rwanda: Rwanda’s export revenues increase by $159.4 million

News source: https://www.exchange.co.tz/rwandas-export-revenues-increase-159-4-million/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Rwanda’s agricultural performance has recorded a robust increment in export revenue thanks to the strategies that the government has laid in place. The government raked in $515.9 million in a period o...

News Rwanda: Rwanda, Japan sign $24m deal to improve electricity distribution

News source: https://africabusinesscommunities.com/news/rwanda-japan-sign-$24m-deal-to-improve-electricity-distribution/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

The Government of Rwanda and Japan International cooperation Agency (JICA) have signed a financing agreement worth $ 24 million to support the third phase of rehabilitation of substations and electric...

News Rwanda: Rwanda: How Rwanda Keeps Wages, Spending Low

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201809240046.html
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Rwanda has kept its wages and salaries below 18 per cent of the budget, as part of measures to cut the costs of running government institutions. "Salaries and wages are well controlled and ...

News Rwanda: Rwanda’s wages below 18% of budget

News source: https://www.today.ng/news/africa/rwandas-wages-18-budget-155452
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

In a bold move to continue to curtail debt stress, Rwanda has kept its wages and salaries below 18 per cent of the budget. The policy is part of measures to cut the costs of running government institu...

News Rwanda: Rwanda: Prosecution Calls for Quick Alert on Rape, Defilement Suspects

News source: http://ktpress.rw/2018/09/rwanda-prosecution-calls-for-quick-alert-on-rape-defilement-suspects/
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Prosecutor General Jean Bosco Mutangana (Right) Gender Minister Esperance Nyirasafari and RIB Secretary General Col. Jeannot Ruhunga during the talk show on State Television on Sunday. Rwanda’s Prosec...

News Rwanda: Two African heroes leave prison in Rwanda

News source: http://sfbayview.com/2018/09/two-african-heroes-leave-prison-in-rwanda/
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

On Sept. 15, Rwandan political prisoners Victoire Ingabire and Kizito Mihigo walked out of Nyarugenge Prison in Rwanda’s capital, along with nearly 2,000 more Rwandan prisoners whom President Paul Kag...

News Rwanda: Rwanda: Law Against Single-Use Plastics Pending Cabinet Approval

News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201809230040.html
Publicated on: Saturday 22 September 2018

The Ministry of Environment has tabled a draft law which seeks to ban single-use plastics in Rwanda to cabinet, Sunday Times has established. The plastics that will be affected by the new law ...

News Rwanda: Rwanda’s coffee competition driving up coffee exports & quality

News source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/videos/2018/09/24/rwandas-coffee-competition-driving-up-coffee-exports-quality/
Publicated on: onday 24 September 2018

25 tonnes of coffee that won the 2018 cup of excellence in Rwanda fetched over $359,000 in an online auction. The competition aims to promote quality coffee and attract international buyers. Eng. Eric ...

News Rwanda: Rwanda’s Premium Coffee Places High Prices on Global Market

News source: http://ktpress.rw/2018/09/rwandas-premium-coffee-places-high-prices-on-global-market/
Publicated on: Friday 21 September 2018

Local producers of Rwanda’s premium coffee could be smiling, following a 5 times sale of their coffee on global market. At an internet auction activity organized by the National Agricultural Export De...

News Rwanda: Rwanda: Kagame Threatens to Re-imprison Victoire Ingabire and Kizito Mihigo by KPFA 94.1-FM Berkeley

News source: https://soundcloud.com/kpfa-fm-94-1-berkeley/rwanda-kagame-threatens-to-re-imprison-victoire-ingabire-and-kizito-mihigo
Publicated on: Sunday 23 September 2018

Last Saturday Rwandan political prisoners Victoire Ingabire and Kizito Mihigo were released from prison in Kigali, Rwanda. This week President Kagame repeatedly threatened to throw them back in prison ...