Rwanda: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 10:54 am
Though Kenya is often spotlighted as East Africa’s technology and innovation leader, a recent world bank report reveals the nation’s economic growth doesn’t measure up to its East African neighbors
Makula Dunbar, 1:17 pm
If all goes well with the Rwandan government and solar energy entity Energiya Global, the country will be headed to a brighter — and a much more sustainable future.
Steven J. Smith, 10:07 am
Agricultural extension services — widely available in the 1970s — are now available to only 14 percent or fewer farming households in Uganda today, a business leader says.
Dana Sanchez, 3:01 pm
Over time, a nation’s competitiveness depends significantly on whether and how it develops and uses female talent, says Elsie S. Kanza, Head of Africa at the World Economic Forum.
Dana Sanchez, 11:03 am
Fastjet says it hopes to offer flights booked early for about $100 each way between Johannesburg and Dar es Salaam. Launch dates have not yet been announced.
Dana Sanchez, 1:48 pm
The Rwandan government wants other mobile network operators to invest in the project and provide retail access to 4G LTE wireless broadband services to about 12 million Rwandans.
Dana Sanchez, 4:58 pm
Global investors are looking at Africa in a much more serious and sophisticated way, says W Hospitality Managing Director Trevor Ward, describing a boom in African hotel building. “We are being contacted by an increasing number of dedicated investment funds seeking to enter the African hotel market.”
Dana Sanchez, 1:01 pm
The British government issued a statement Saturday saying $4.1 billion had been secured from companies, foundations, governments, and charities towards ending hunger.
Makula Dunbar, 11:03 am
The PIC now plans to expand its real estate empire into the rest of Africa. The PIC’s property boss Lesiba Maloba is awaiting final approval to invest up to R12bn in commercial real estate in various countries across Africa, the PIC’s first foray into property markets outside SA’s borders.
Makula Dunbar, 3:01 pm
Though urbanisation is underway in Africa as it is in other parts of the world, the continent’s population remains more rural than urban.
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