Govt Seeks to Expedite Creation of Food and Medicine Authority

[New Times] Years after the law establishing Rwanda Food and Medicine Authority (RFMA) was passed, the institution has not been created. But the Government has not given up on it and now wants it expedited.

[New Times] Years after the law establishing Rwanda Food and Medicine Authority (RFMA) was passed, the institution has not been created. But the Government has not given up on it and now wants it expedited.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Global Youth Share Social Transformation Innovations

[New Times] At least 100 young leaders and innovators from sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East and Canada are gathered at a young innovators meeting in Bugesera District to share experience, best practices and accomplishments by showcasing their social tra…

[New Times] At least 100 young leaders and innovators from sub-Saharan Africa, Middle East and Canada are gathered at a young innovators meeting in Bugesera District to share experience, best practices and accomplishments by showcasing their social transforming innovations.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

50 Picked for Kigali Fashion Week Runway

[New Times] As the highly anticipated Kigali Fashion Week draws near, 50 potential models including males and females were selected to take part in the fashion show catwalk after a grueling search exercise on Sunday, May 14.

[New Times] As the highly anticipated Kigali Fashion Week draws near, 50 potential models including males and females were selected to take part in the fashion show catwalk after a grueling search exercise on Sunday, May 14.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Education – Dealing With Gifted Students in the Class

[New Times] Abdulkarim Mugisha, now in senior three at Riviera High School, Kigali, was the best pupil countrywide when he sat his primary exams in 2014. Even after joining high school, he continued to come top in class and was always ahead of his fell…

[New Times] Abdulkarim Mugisha, now in senior three at Riviera High School, Kigali, was the best pupil countrywide when he sat his primary exams in 2014. Even after joining high school, he continued to come top in class and was always ahead of his fellow students and sometimes the teachers.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwanda’s Trade Deficit Drops By Over 10.5 Percent in March

[New Times] Rwanda’s trade deficit for formal goods decreased by over 10.5 per cent year-on-year in March, but was up on a monthly basis, the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) Formal External Trade in Goods report for March 2017 indicates.

[New Times] Rwanda's trade deficit for formal goods decreased by over 10.5 per cent year-on-year in March, but was up on a monthly basis, the National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR) Formal External Trade in Goods report for March 2017 indicates.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

IMF Growth Projections for Rwanda a Vote of Confidence in Economy

[New Times] Rwanda’seconomy is projected to rebound and expand by 6.2 per cent this year, driven by recovery of the agriculture sector, as well as growth in exports, and reduction in the trade deficit.

[New Times] Rwanda'seconomy is projected to rebound and expand by 6.2 per cent this year, driven by recovery of the agriculture sector, as well as growth in exports, and reduction in the trade deficit.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Bank of Kigali’s Interest-Free Credit Scheme to Benefit Eight Businesses

[New Times] Eight businesses are set to benefit from Bank of Kigali’s ‘Urumuri Initiative,’ designed to facilitate select entrepreneurs to access interest-free credit to help them grow their businesses.

[New Times] Eight businesses are set to benefit from Bank of Kigali's 'Urumuri Initiative,' designed to facilitate select entrepreneurs to access interest-free credit to help them grow their businesses.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Govt Toughens Stance On Delayed and Abandoned Projects

[New Times] There is no value for money in delayed or abandoned contracts or projects as it results into waste of taxpayers’ money, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Justice has said.

[New Times] There is no value for money in delayed or abandoned contracts or projects as it results into waste of taxpayers' money, the Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Justice has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda