Jerome Gasana, director General Workforce Development Agency (second right) and Stefan Sckell, Head of Development Cooperation at the Germany Embassy (in the middle) visiting one of the laboratories at Nyamata Technical school on Monday.

Germany backs Rwanda’s TVET program with 5.5 million Euros

on June 21, 2016, 1:12 pm / in English, featured

The government in a bid to address the challenges of skills gap and unemployment opted to invest in the development of technical and vocational education training-TVET targeting 60 percent of students to be in these schools by 2020. The move has attracted more students joining the technical colleges which demanded government to construct more technical schools as well as expand […]

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Fidele Mupagasi, a retailer in Muhanga district explains how taxes are evaded

Retailers Accuse Wholesalers of Tax Evasion

on June 15, 2016, 9:13 pm / in English, featured

A misunderstanding between traders in Muhanga district, southern province may point to dubious ways of tax evasion. Last week, hundreds of retailers in Muhanga district volunteered to Rwanda revenue Authority (RRA)  and revealed information on how traders evade taxes. The traders were in a consultative meeting with Richard Tusabe the Commissioner General of Rwanda Revenue Authority. They said, the wholesale […]

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An eckocenter built to benefit Ruhunda community in Rwamagana district

Coca Cola Launches Ekocenter in Rwamagana

on June 13, 2016, 5:05 pm / in English, featured

President Paul Kagame has today officially launched a health center and anEkocenter that are all powered by solar energy. Coca Cola a global beverages company funded the facilities built to benefit Ruhunda communities in Gishari, Rwamagana district. The Ekocenter comprises of a kiosk with Coca Cola products including; clean drinking water, 3G internet  all operated by a solar power plant. The solar power […]

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olleh Rwanda Networks Appeals To Retailers On 4G LTE Over-pricing

olleh Rwanda Networks Appeals To Retailers On 4G LTE Over-pricing

on May 17, 2016, 10:09 am / in English, featured

Rwanda’s sole 4G LTE network service provider- olleh Rwanda networks (oRn), has called upon retailers to desist from hiking Internet prices after the company significantly cut on its wholesale prices. The company cut wholesale price of 1 GB by 27%, from Rwf 3,226 to Rwf 2,360 with a weekly validity and 5GB by 14.1% from RwF13, 981 to Rwf 12,000 […]

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