Mokash Proprietors Reassure Clients of Savings Safety After System Hitches

[New Times] Telecomservice provider MTN-Rwanda and Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) have had to move swiftly to allay growing public fears of potential loss of savings as their new mobile telephone-linked banking product, MoKash, struggles to cope with …

[New Times] Telecomservice provider MTN-Rwanda and Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) have had to move swiftly to allay growing public fears of potential loss of savings as their new mobile telephone-linked banking product, MoKash, struggles to cope with traffic, leaving several clients wary and frustrated.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Boxing Team Start Preps for 2017 African Championships

[New Times] Rwanda Amateur Boxing Association (RABA) will send pugilists to the African Confederation Boxing Championships (AFBC), scheduled from May 27 to June 4 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.

[New Times] Rwanda Amateur Boxing Association (RABA) will send pugilists to the African Confederation Boxing Championships (AFBC), scheduled from May 27 to June 4 in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Emerusenge On Her Career As a Sign Language Translator

[New Times] As a child, Gisele Emerusenge experienced communication challenges with her friend with hearing impairment. This motivated her to learn sign language interpretation to effectively communicate with her friend and, contribute to the wellbeing…

[New Times] As a child, Gisele Emerusenge experienced communication challenges with her friend with hearing impairment. This motivated her to learn sign language interpretation to effectively communicate with her friend and, contribute to the wellbeing of the deaf community. The graduate in Business Management Procurement and Logistics also works at Starkey Hearing Foundation as a counsellor and coordinator in aftercare service. She is often times found at conferences and meetings interpreting for the deaf. The 24-yea

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Rwemalika Named to Key International Olympic Committee Commission

[New Times] Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSR) first vice president, Felicite Rwemalika, has been appointed as an executive member on the International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Sport and Active Society Commission.

[New Times] Rwanda National Olympic and Sports Committee (CNOSR) first vice president, Felicite Rwemalika, has been appointed as an executive member on the International Olympic Committee's (IOC) Sport and Active Society Commission.

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

So Why Are We Due to Import U.S.$110 Billion Worth of Food Annually By 2025?

[New Times] The African continent has the potential to feed itself and even have surplus food to export to other parts of the world. But instead, the continent imports $35 billion worth of food and agricultural products every year, and if the current p…

[New Times] The African continent has the potential to feed itself and even have surplus food to export to other parts of the world. But instead, the continent imports $35 billion worth of food and agricultural products every year, and if the current predictions hold, the import bill will rise to $110 billion annually by 2025. So the question is: if the African continent has vast agricultural potential as we have been led to believe, why are we facing an astronomical food import bill?

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

The Redemption of the Church – Catholic Church’s Role in the Genocide

[New Times] On March 20, 2017, Pope Francis recognised the Catholic Church’s role in the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, and said he hoped “this humble recognition of the failings of that period, which unfortunately, disfigured the face of the Ch…

[New Times] On March 20, 2017, Pope Francis recognised the Catholic Church's role in the Genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, and said he hoped "this humble recognition of the failings of that period, which unfortunately, disfigured the face of the Church, may contribute to a purification of memory, and renewed trust".

source: AllAfrica News: Rwanda

Region in Joint Effort Against Tax Fraud

[New Times] Commissioners of tax investigation and enforcement from Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda say information sharing as well as deeper collaboration will be decisive in tackling tax fraud.

[New Times] Commissioners of tax investigation and enforcement from Rwanda, Tanzania, Kenya and Uganda say information sharing as well as deeper collaboration will be decisive in tackling tax fraud.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Parliament Review Rwanda, Morocco Double Taxation Bill

[New Times] Parliament’s Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Security yesterday met with a team from Rwanda Revenue Authority and the Ministry of Finance to discuss the Bill concerning the agreement on tax avoidance signed between Rw…

[New Times] Parliament's Standing Committee on Foreign Affairs, Cooperation and Security yesterday met with a team from Rwanda Revenue Authority and the Ministry of Finance to discuss the Bill concerning the agreement on tax avoidance signed between Rwanda and Morocco.

source: AllAfrica News: Morocco