A total of $15 million (Dh91.8 million) in concessional loans will be granted by the Abu Dhabi Government to support one solar photovoltaic projects, one each in Rwanda, it was announced on Saturday. By Samihah Zaman

La Chine veut renforcer ses échanges avec le Rwanda dans différents domaines - de la gouvernance à la culture - a déclaré samedi le ministre chinois des Affaires étrangères, Wang Yi. Par china.org.cn 

Le ministre chinois des Affaires étrangères Wang Yi effectuera du 12 au 16 janvier, une nouvelle tournée africaine qui le conduira au Rwanda, en Angola, au Gabon et à Sao Tomé-et-Principe. Par la La Tribune

Urbanisation et réduction de la pauvreté au Rwanda : pourquoi il est important de développer les liaisons physiques et économiques. Par Tom Bundervoet

The OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) has approved a US$1 million grant for Energy 4 Impact to develop the small-scale solar irrigation market in Rwanda. By Tom Kenning

The Rwanda Utilities Regulatory Authority (RURA) latest statistics and Tariff Information in Telecom, Media and Postal Service reveal that the number of fixed telephone subscriptions surged by 44.9 percent over the third quarter of 2017 to 12,645 from 6,960 in the second quarter. By Fundisiwe Maseko

Residents and traders in the Cyanika town in Kisoro on the Rwandan border are counting losses after fire razed several of their shops destroying property and goods worth millions of shillings. By Godfrey Tugume 

Electrical and electronic waste is the fastest-growing garbage in the world; Rwanda Green Fund-backed investment has turned around how e-waste is managed in the country. By Pius Muteekani Katunzi.