THE government is setting up a streamlined investment service modelled on the highly regarded Rwanda Development Board. By New Zimbabwe

RwandAir has teamed up with Question Coffee to commence a ground-breaking partnership to serve Rwandan specialty coffee on all of RwandAir flights with over 2 million cups to be offered in the next two years. By the Guardian, Nigeria

MADE-IN-RWANDA products will now find it easier to enter and compete in the international market following the accreditation of Rwanda Standards Board (RSB) food safety certification schemes by Dutch Accreditation Council (RVA), an internationally recognized standards accreditation body. Source RSB

L’entrepreneuriat féminin a pris son envol en Afrique. Les initiatives des jeunes filles qui se lèvent pour oser sont de plus en plus nombreuses. Une bonne nouvelle pour le continent qui a besoin de ses fils et filles pour contribuer à son rayonnement. Par Africa Diligence

Grace à ce programme, plus de 9 millions d’emplois verront le jour et 32 millions de jeunes – femmes, notamment – d’Afrique seront concernés. Source Page Afrik

The Rwandan mining industry continues to grow at an ever-increasing rate, as the country’s mineral export earnings exceed expectations. By Dale Benton

It’s a shortsighted move. Petty trade squabbles and a general neglect of Africa by the U.S. imperil larger opportunities. By Grant T. Harris*

Norwegian fintech company Blockbonds and I&M Bank Rwanda have partnered to launch a new cost-free mobile banking app called SPENN in the Rwandan market. By Angeline Mbogo