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New deal with Indian firm to boost tea exports

New deal with Indian firm to boost tea exports

The Government has signed an agreement with an Indian based company that specialises in tea manufacturing, which is expected to help boost Rwanda’s tea production capacity and exports. On behalf of the Government, the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed by the Minister for Agriculture and Animal Resources Gerardine Mukeshimana, on Wednesday in Kigali. “The promotion and development of the tea industry has been key […]

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Rwanda on course in SDGs – report

Rwanda on course in SDGs – report

A new report has shown that Rwanda is among the top 10 countries in sub-Saharan Africa that are on course towards attaining the UN-backed Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030. The SDG Index and Dashboards report by the Sustainable Development Goals Center for Africa (SDGC/A) and the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN) was released on Tuesday in Kigali. The second edition of the SDGs and […]

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Seven things to know about upcoming presidential elections

Seven things to know about upcoming presidential elections

Online Registration The presidential election will take place on August 3 and 4, in the Diaspora and inside the country, respectively. The manual registration process has closed, however, the National Electoral Commission (NEC) is still updating voters’ registration online until July 20, 2017. This can be done at the www.nec.gov.rw. Rwandan Diaspora There will be a polling center in each community with over 40 Rwandans. […]

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