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44 African nations sign pact establishing free trade area – African Union View

44 African nations sign pact establishing free trade area – African Union

KIGALI, Rwanda – Forty-four African countries have signed an agreement establishing a free trade area seen as vital to the continent's economic development, the head of the African Union said Wednesday, March 21.

Rwanda posts 6.1 percent economic growth in 2017 View

Rwanda posts 6.1 percent economic growth in 2017

Rwanda’s economic growth exceeded the previously projected 5.2 percent and grew 6.1 percent last year, a positive performance that was mostly driven by fourth-quarter growth.

Japanese Technology To Be Used For Rwandan Feeder Roads View

Japanese Technology To Be Used For Rwandan Feeder Roads

Rwanda has received funding that will enable construction of feeder roads using Do-nou Technology, an ancient Japanese technique that requires only bags, soil and gravel.

Team Rwanda ranked second best in Africa View

Team Rwanda ranked second best in Africa

RWANDA has for the first time been ranked the second best cycling nation on the continent by the International Cycling Union (UCI) behind powerhouse Eritrea, according to the latest ranking released by the world cycling governing the body.

Ellen DeGeneres, wife make extraordinary gift to help build Fossey Fund a permanent home in Rwanda View

Ellen DeGeneres, wife make extraordinary gift to help build Fossey Fund a permanent home in Rwanda

Television superstar Ellen DeGeneres has received a stunning 60th birthday surprise from her wife, actress Portia de Rossi – an incredibly generous gift to help build a permanent home in Rwanda for our work to protect critically endangered mountain gorillas.

Areruya Joseph Selected For U23 Tour Of France View

Areruya Joseph Selected For U23 Tour Of France

After winning the first Continental cycling trophy- La Tropicale Amissa Bongo, Champion cyclist Areruya Joseph has been selected to represent Rwanda at the upcoming Coupe des Nations UCI U23 series ‘Tour de l’Espoir’.

RURA approves Tigo Rwanda acquisition by Airtel View

RURA approves Tigo Rwanda acquisition by Airtel

Bharti Airtel, a leading global telecommunications services provider with operations in 16 countries across Asia and Africa, has announced that it has received approval from the Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) for the acquisition of Tigo Rwanda Limited, a subsidiary of Millicom International Cellular S.A.

About Volkswagen Rwanda deal View

About Volkswagen Rwanda deal

The first Made-in-Rwanda car by German carmaker Volkswagen could hit the roads in May this year, according to the firm’s officials.

Joseph Areruya: The Final Winner Of the 13th Tropicale Amissa Bongo View

Joseph Areruya: The Final Winner Of the 13th Tropicale Amissa Bongo

The young Rwandan rider won today the 13th Tropicale Amissa Bongo. He did not give in to the professionals. Italian Luca Pacioni (Wilier-Triestina) won the last stage.

Babyl’s chatbot to enhance digital healthcare platform View

Babyl’s chatbot to enhance digital healthcare platform

A local company, Babyl, yesterday unveiled an artificially intelligent chatbot that uses machine learning to interact with patients using voice or free text. It is a powered computer programme specialized in medical triage that can provide a medical diagnosis.