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.

The Rwanda TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) Country Director, Patience Mutesi says: “TMEA commends RSB’s commitment and effort to ensure delivery of standardisation services are internationally recognised and trusted.” By Trademark EA

MTN and Vanu have announced the integration of the two networks with an aim to extend MTN’s Network in rural areas which are currently unconnected in Rwanda. By Fundisiwe Maseko

Ambassador Christine Nkulikiyinka organize a business and networking meeting at the Embassy of Rwanda in Stockholm on March 16th 2018

Ambassador Mrs. Christine Nkulikiyinka

Africa Innovation Network invite Swedish and Nordic companies to a business meeting about business opportunities in Rwanda. H.E. Ambassador Mrs. Christine Nkulikiyinka and embassy staff will guide us through the many business opportunities and relevant business sectors in Rwanda.

The meeting will take place, March 16th, 2018 at the premisses of the Embassy of Rwanda in Stockholm at 1.00 pm to 4.30 pm. Programme of the day will be send to all participants prior to the meeting. Target group: Companies in all sectors with specific focus on ICT, Tourism, service Healthcare and infrastructure.

The venue IS Rwanda Embassy in Stockholm, Barnhusgatan 3, Stockholm, Sweden on Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 1 pm – 4.30 pm The Members will enter free of charge, while the non-Members fees are EURO 125 (ex VAT). If you wish to participate, you have to register at: Cette adresse e-mail est protégée contre les robots spammeurs. Vous devez activer le JavaScript pour la visualiser.

Like Bailey, Baingana, a native of Rwanda, envisioned herself working for a big company such as the African Development Bank. And then she met Peter Greer. LancasterOnline

President Uhuru Kenyatta has expressed his shock while speaking today in Karen after learning that books sold in Kenya were being sold in Rwanda at half the price they were being sold in Kenya. By Shem Beverton Mukalo