Rwanda is absolutely ready for CHOGM – Commonwealth Secretary-General

Rwanda is absolutely ready for CHOGM – Commonwealth Secretary-General

The Commonwealth Secretariat has given assurance that this year’s Commonwealth Heads of States and Government’s Meeting (CHOGM) scheduled for June 21st this year will take place as planned. This comes amidst global uncertainty occasioned by the Covid-19 pandemic as well as resultant measures to curb it such as travel restrictions. The meeting was initially scheduled to be held in Kigali last year but was postponed due to the Covid-19 […]

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Rwandan coffee commences trading on Singapore’s online platform

Rwandan coffee commences trading on Singapore’s online platform

Customers in Singapore and across the world will now have easy access to some of Rwanda’s traditional products following a move by the country’s leading online supermarket, RedMart, to trade them online. The development was announced by Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, Rwanda’s High Commissioner to Singapore on Monday, March 1. According to Amb. Uwihanganye, the traditional products including coffee will also debut on the National […]

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Rwanda and Singapore Strengthen Cooperation in FinTech

Rwanda and Singapore Strengthen Cooperation in FinTech

KIGALI, December 11, 2020 The Ministry of Trade & Industry (MINICOM) and Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS)) today signed a mutual agreement for the Ministry of Trade and Industry (MINICOM) to be involved in the implementation of the international and open platform project, dubbed Business sans Borders (BSB). This will strengthen greater cooperation in FinTech innovation, trade and business development between Rwanda and Singapore. MAS […]

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Rwanda’s High Commissioner presents credentials to Governor-General of Australia

Rwanda’s High Commissioner presents credentials to Governor-General of Australia

  9 September 2020 Ambassador Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye, High Commissioner of the Republic of Rwanda to the Commonwealth of Australia presented his Letter of Credence to His Excellency General David Hurley, Governor-General of Australia, in a virtual Ceremony on Wednesday 9 September 2020. In his speech addressed to Governor-General Hurley, High Commissioner Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye conveyed warm greetings from the President of the […]

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Updates on Government of Rwanda Response to COVID-19

Updates on Government of Rwanda Response to COVID-19

New measures to mitigate #COVID19 come into force today. Here is what you need to know: – Public and private businesses will resume with essential staff not exceeding 50%. – Employers will provide masks for all employees while at work. Learn more at gov.rw/koronavirusi

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Rwandans in Singapore honour Genocide victims

Rwandans in Singapore honour Genocide victims

The leaders of the Rwandan communities across Australia, New Zealand and Indonesia have highlighted the need to unify and join hands in countering and defeating those that want to misrepresent the history of Rwanda and twist the facts about the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. They made the observations last week on April 18, 2020 as the High Commission of the Republic of Rwanda to […]

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26th Commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi webcast

26th Commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi webcast

The High Commission’s 26th Commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi was broadcasted live on Saturday 18th April 2020 at 11am (SGT). The recording of the webcast is now available.     Remember, Unite and Renew together with us. Minute of Silence & Candle lighting | Survivor’s Testimony | Remarks from RCA Leaders | Speeches from Honorary Consul-Generals | Address by the High Commissioner | […]

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Kwibuka26 live webcast | 18 April 2020

Kwibuka26 live webcast | 18 April 2020

The High Commission’s 26th Commemoration of the Genocide against the Tutsi will be live on this Saturday 18th April 2020 at 11am (SGT). Remember, Unite and Renew together with us at https://bit.ly/3cmfwQx. #Kwibuka26

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President Kagame’s speech on the occasion of 26th commemoration of Genocide against Tutsi

President Kagame’s speech on the occasion of 26th commemoration of Genocide against Tutsi

Fellow Rwandans, friends of Rwanda, We are at a familiar time of year when expressing what is in our hearts and minds is very difficult. We join together to remember for the 26th time, as we always have and will continue to do. Let me begin by thanking Rwandans around the country, as well as our friends, who are following today’s commemoration from their homes. […]

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H.E. Uwihanganye updates RTV on Coronavirus situation in Asia-Pacific

H.E. Uwihanganye updates RTV on Coronavirus situation in Asia-Pacific

In an interview with Rwanda Broadcasting Agency (RTV) on 20 March 2020, High Commissioner Jean de Dieu Uwihanganye talks about the current Coronavirus situation in Singapore, Indonesia, Australia and New Zealand, the containment measures that had been put in place, and the status of the Rwandan Community in each country.

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