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Rwanda , Wednesday 17 January 2018

Financial News Rwanda: Finance Ministers meet to discuss African Union financing progress - TheNewsGuru

News channel or source: https://www.thenewsguru.com/finance-ministers-meet-discuss-african-union-financing-progress/
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

TheNewsGuruFinance Ministers meet to discuss African Union financing progressTheNewsGuruCommittee of ten (10) African Ministers of Finance convene in Kigali to discuss the implementation of 0.2% import levy by member states towards Financing of the African Union. ...

Financial News Rwanda: Rwanda,Tanzania agree on joint construction of SGR - cce online news (press release) (blog)

News channel or source: http://cceonlinenews.com/2018/01/15/rwandatanzania-agreed-on-joint-construction-of-sgr/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

cce online news (press release) (blog)Rwanda,Tanzania agree on joint construction of SGRcce online news (press release) (blog)Rwanda and Tanzania have agreed on joint construction of a Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) from Isaka (northwestern Tanzania) to Kigali in Rw...

Financial News Rwanda: Ministers Brainstorm on ways to set in motion AU's Financial model - News Ghana

News channel or source: https://www.newsghana.com.gh/ministers-brainstorm-on-ways-to-set-in-motion-aus-financial-model/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

News GhanaMinisters Brainstorm on ways to set in motion AU's Financial modelNews GhanaAfrican finance ministers on Saturday discussed sustainable ways to further implement a decision of the African Union (AU) on a 0.2 percent levy on eligible imports. The AU&#...

Financial News Rwanda: Rwanda Ranks In The Top 5 For Gender Equity. Do Its Teen Girls Agree? - RadioWest

News channel or source: http://kuer.org/post/rwanda-ranks-top-5-gender-equity-do-its-teen-girls-agree
Publication date: Wednesday 10 January 2018

RadioWestRwanda Ranks In The Top 5 For Gender Equity. Do Its Teen Girls Agree?RadioWestThat's a question that the World Economic Forum considers in its annual Global Gender Gap Report. Countries are ranked for the degree of women's participation in the eco...

Financial News Rwanda: Rwanda Bypasses Uganda for its own Standard Gauge Railway Line - News Of Rwanda Group

News channel or source: http://www.newsofrwanda.com/featured2/32688/rwanda-bypasses-uganda-for-its-own-standard-gauge-railway-line/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

News Of Rwanda GroupRwanda Bypasses Uganda for its own Standard Gauge Railway LineNews Of Rwanda GroupIt had been planned that Rwanda gets one of its first railway routes from Kenya via Uganda. But for reasons unknown, Uganda dropped the Kenya project – essentia...

Financial News Rwanda: Trump's racism threatens US economy - Houston Chronicle

News channel or source: https://www.houstonchronicle.com/business/columnists/tomlinson/article/Economic-growth-relies-on-generous-immigration-12494549.php
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Houston ChronicleTrump's racism threatens US economyHouston ChronicleHis uneducated opinion on immigration will hurt the U.S. economy. We need immigrants to meet our workforce needs, according to federal data collated by Houston commentator and mayoral candida...

Financial News Rwanda: Does Rwanda need a law on social enterprises? - The New Times

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/227627/
Publication date: Sunday 14 January 2018

The New TimesDoes Rwanda need a law on social enterprises?The New TimesPeople running social enterprises in Rwanda are increasingly concerned that there is no law governing social enterprises in the country which could have provided tax exemptions for their compan...

Financial News Rwanda: Hike in motor vehicle insurance prices good for everyone - ASSAR - The New Times

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/227665/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The New TimesHike in motor vehicle insurance prices good for everyone - ASSARThe New TimesThese standards are not unique to Rwanda, but rather are accepted both at regional and international level. This is why we often spread the risks we cover across local and in...

Financial News Rwanda: As gorilla tourism grows, one Rwandan town is reaping the benefits - Chwezi Traveller (blog)

News channel or source: http://www.chwezitraveller.com/featured/as-gorilla-tourism-grows-one-rwandan-town-is-reaping-the-benefits/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Chwezi Traveller (blog)As gorilla tourism grows, one Rwandan town is reaping the benefitsChwezi Traveller (blog)Bakunzi observes that over the years, Musanze's position as the country's tourism hub has seen development of several modern buildings and rehab...

Financial News Rwanda: Volkswagen to announce plans for Rwanda plant this week - The New Times

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/227697/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

The New TimesVolkswagen to announce plans for Rwanda plant this weekThe New Times“Details will be revealed by VW in a media conference later this week,” RDB Head of Communications and Marketing, Sunny Ntayombya, said without divulging further details. Among th...

Financial News Rwanda: COMESA trains border officials - Zambia Daily Mail

News channel or source: https://www.daily-mail.co.zm/comesa-trains-border-officials/
Publication date: onday 15 January 2018

Zambia Daily MailCOMESA trains border officialsZambia Daily MailTHE COMMON Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has trained border officials and traders at 10 border points on simplified trade regime (STR) to improve treatment of small scale-traders and...

Financial News Rwanda: Rwanda is pushing gender diversity in tech. Should Silicon Valley should take notes? - San Francisco Chronicle

News channel or source: http://www.sfchronicle.com/business/article/Rwanda-is-pushing-gender-diversity-in-tech-12496643.php
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

San Francisco ChronicleRwanda is pushing gender diversity in tech. Should Silicon Valley should take notes?San Francisco ChronicleThe tech industry, long mired in its image of bros in hoodies crushing code, has made attempts over the past several years to address ...

Financial News Rwanda: After a spell of executive reshuffling, banks brace for competition in 2018 - The New Times

News channel or source: http://www.newtimes.co.rw/section/read/227209/
Publication date: onday 08 January 2018

The New TimesAfter a spell of executive reshuffling, banks brace for competition in 2018The New TimesRutabana was until then Country Head, Corporate and Investment Banking at BPR (part of Atlas Mara Group). The takeover of Crane Bank Rwanda by Commercial Bank of A...

Financial News Rwanda: China eyes new stage of cooperation with Africa - Іnsіdеr Cаr Nеws

News channel or source: http://theinsidercarnews.com/2018/01/14/china-eyes-new-stage-of-cooperation-with-africa/
Publication date: Saturday 13 January 2018

Іnsіdеr Cаr NеwsChina eyes new stage of cooperation with AfricaІnsіdеr Cаr NеwsWhile talks focused on continental issues, Rwanda put its development agenda on the table. China's greatest support to Rwanda's development process is in the form of c...

Financial News Rwanda: US Entrepreneurs Look To Tap Into Africa´s Growing E-Commerce Market - AFKInsider

News channel or source: https://afkinsider.com/141548/u-s-entrepreneurs-look-tap-africas-growing-e-commerce-market/
Publication date: Sunday 07 January 2018

AFKInsiderUS Entrepreneurs Look To Tap Into Africa´s Growing E-Commerce MarketAFKInsiderEntrepreneurs in the United States (US) are hoping to take advantage of Africa's growing e-commerce market. An online cross-border trade platform, called the Mall for Afri...