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Businesses upbeat over new visa regime

Businesses upbeat over new visa regime

International conference organisers are upbeat following the last week’s announcement of the new visa regime. Under the new arrangement, travellers from across the world will from January 1, 2018, receive a 30-day visa on arrival at the country’s entry points. The development comes at a time when countries across the world are closing their borders, with most citing reasons such as insecurity and influx of […]

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Rwanda to issue visa on arrival for all visitors

Rwanda to issue visa on arrival for all visitors

As part of the recent Cabinet resolution, travellers from across the world will from January 1, 2018, receive a 30-day visa upon arrival following the establishment of a new visa regime. The move, which is set to increase Rwanda’s openness and accessibility to the rest of the world, is part of a new visa regime. Previously, only African passport holders and a few other countries […]

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Kagame meets with Estonian President during working visit to Rwanda

Kagame meets with Estonian President during working visit to Rwanda

Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid yesterday visited Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, Gisozi, shortly after arriving into the country. She laid a wreath and paid homage to the victims of the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. Soon after laying wreaths at the final resting place for more than 250,000 victims of the Genocide, Kaljulaid wrote a message of condolence. “On behalf of all Estonian people, I offer […]

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