Govt Wants Medical Examination for Mining, Industrial Workers

[New Times] The Government is considering extending medical screening to all mining and factory workers in the country deemed to be exposed to particular health hazards, the Permanent Secretary at Ministry of Public Service and Labour has said.

[New Times] The Government is considering extending medical screening to all mining and factory workers in the country deemed to be exposed to particular health hazards, the Permanent Secretary at Ministry of Public Service and Labour has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwandan Police Peacekeepers in Darfur Donate Solar Equipment to Women Business Centre in IDP Camp

[New Times] Rwanda Police peacekeepers serving as Individual Police Officers (IPOs) under the African Union-United Nations hybrid Operations in Darfur (UNAMID) donated solar home systems to light business centre for women in Abushouk internally displac…

[New Times] Rwanda Police peacekeepers serving as Individual Police Officers (IPOs) under the African Union-United Nations hybrid Operations in Darfur (UNAMID) donated solar home systems to light business centre for women in Abushouk internally displaced camp.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Senators Tip Industrial Research Agency Boss On Delivering Results

[New Times] Members of the senatorial Standing Committee on Economic Development and Finance have called on the Director-General of the National Industrial Research and Development Agency (NIRDA), Joseph Mugarulire, to concentrate on practical plans if…

[New Times] Members of the senatorial Standing Committee on Economic Development and Finance have called on the Director-General of the National Industrial Research and Development Agency (NIRDA), Joseph Mugarulire, to concentrate on practical plans if he is to deliver more results.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwandan Community in Canada Commemorate Genocide

[New Times] As part of the 23rd commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda, the Canadian Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussein joined Rwandans and friends of Rwanda to mark this solemn event on Saturday.

[New Times] As part of the 23rd commemoration of the 1994 Genocide against Tutsi in Rwanda, the Canadian Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship, Ahmed Hussein joined Rwandans and friends of Rwanda to mark this solemn event on Saturday.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Creating the National Cyber Security Authority Is Vital

[New Times] Though Rwanda, like many AU member states, is yet to sign and ratify the African Union Convention on Cyber Security and Personal Data Protection, it has taken a laudable step in combating cybercrime. Just last week, the Chamber of Deputies …

[New Times] Though Rwanda, like many AU member states, is yet to sign and ratify the African Union Convention on Cyber Security and Personal Data Protection, it has taken a laudable step in combating cybercrime. Just last week, the Chamber of Deputies passed the draft law establishing the National Cyber Security Authority (NCSA) and determining its responsibilities, organisation and functioning. This stride is in consonance with the implementation of existing national cyber security policy. As well, the Penal Code env

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda, Turkey Ink Agric Cooperation Deal

[New Times] Rwanda and Turkey have signed an agreement of cooperation in the fields of agriculture and livestock, an official at the Rwandan embassy in Ankara, Turkey said.

[New Times] Rwanda and Turkey have signed an agreement of cooperation in the fields of agriculture and livestock, an official at the Rwandan embassy in Ankara, Turkey said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Trade Unions Should Not Give Up On Arbitration

[New Times] Today Rwanda will join the rest of the world to mark International Labour Day. Workers in Rwanda have a lot to celebrate in terms of what has been achieved to improve their welfare over the years. To consolidate and sustain these achievemen…

[New Times] Today Rwanda will join the rest of the world to mark International Labour Day. Workers in Rwanda have a lot to celebrate in terms of what has been achieved to improve their welfare over the years. To consolidate and sustain these achievements, there is need to maintain a good relationship between workers and employers through trade unions. Even when disputes occur, they should be handled amicably.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

How Ugandan Hostility Drove Rwandan Refugees Into Rebellion

[Monitor] When Idi Amin took power in 1971, there was drastic change in relationship between the refugees and authorities. The new regime saw the refugees as a source for recruitment in the armed forces.

[Monitor] When Idi Amin took power in 1971, there was drastic change in relationship between the refugees and authorities. The new regime saw the refugees as a source for recruitment in the armed forces.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Foreign Investment Declines

[East African] East Africa’s investment climate is facing a litmus test following the decline in foreign direct investment, faltering intra-regional trade and continued poor performance of listed companies, which have left shareholders with reduced or …

[East African] East Africa's investment climate is facing a litmus test following the decline in foreign direct investment, faltering intra-regional trade and continued poor performance of listed companies, which have left shareholders with reduced or no earnings at all.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda