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3 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Commodity Prices Up Across the Country

Households will have to dig deeper into their pockets to buy some foodstuffs and other commodities following an increase in prices of most items in the greater Kigali area and other places across the country.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Potatoes, Life, Food, Vegetables

7 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Traders Face Penalty Over E-Billing Machines

Rwanda Revenue Authority has started penalising Value Added Tax registered businesses that have not yet acquired electronic billing machines , Richard Tusabe, the RRA Commissioner General, has said.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

11 hrs ago | Real Clear Politics

Blame France for Rwanda

Rwanda is a small state, barely the size of Belgium, and a tenth of the country's 11 million people live in the capital.

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Related Topix: Africa, Socialist Party (France)

13 hrs ago | Media Law Prof Blog

Rwanda's Media Law

Fred Kennedy Nkusi, Independent Institute of Lay Adventists of Kigali , has published Journalistic Privilege to Confidentiality Sources: Analysis of Rwanda's Media Law , in volume 1 of the Boston Unviersity International Law Journal .

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Journalism

15 hrs ago | ABC15.com

Rwanda: The 23-year-old with 24 kids

It's a sunny April afternoon at the University of Rwanda College of Education in Kigali.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Family, Kids, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Education Etc.

20 hrs ago | News24

Rwanda closes French cultural centre

Authorities in the Rwandan capital have forced the closure of the French cultural centre, officials said on Wednesday, just weeks after the two nations were in a major diplomatic spat over genocide commemorations.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Paul Kagame

Yesterday | San Francisco Bay View

The peace that wasn't: Rwanda 20 years after the genocide

I woke up on the morning of April 7, 1994, from a fretful slumber. I managed to walk to the gate of my house.

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Related Topix: World News, Africa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Paul Kagame

Wed Apr 23, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Global Luxury Hotel Chain Takes Over Mille Collines Management

Kempinski Hotels, Europe's oldest luxury hotel group, is taking over the management of one of Rwanda's top hotels, Hotel des Mille Collines, the global brand has confirmed.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News

The Jewish Journal

Surviving survival: How to live life after genocide

Plastic rose flowers in one of the bullet holes, at the building in which 10 Belgian commandos were killed by forces of the Rwandese army during the onset of the Rwandan genocide, at a memorial ceremony for the fallen soldiers, in the Rwandan capital of Kigali on April 8. Photo by Noor Khamis/Reuters April brings many moments for reflection and ... (more)

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Rwanda EYe

Rwanda Stock Exchange bourse slows in activity

The Rwanda Stock Exchange share index remained at 262.30 Bank of Kigali {BoK} and Bralirwa shares prices remained unchanged from yesterday's closing prices of Rwf 330 and Rwf 870, respectively.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: New Law to Ease Public Procurement, Crack Down On Shoddy Contractors

A new ministerial order on procurement enacted last month is likely to improve the ability of public servants to oversee public tendering and implementation process of public works, officials at the Ministry of Justice have said.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Central Bank Unveils Modern ICT System

The National Bank of Rwanda has unveiled a new core banking system that is tipped to enhance the bank's operations security and service delivery.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

ENR-Engineering News-Record

Twenty Years After Genocide's Darkness, Rwanda Turning to Solar Power

A $24-million photovoltaic field under construction in Rwanda is nearing completion on land belonging to a village built to house orphans from the central African country's genocide 20 years ago.

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Related Topix: Africa, World News, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Solar Energy, Alternative Energy, Energy

Reuters

Rwandan president says he is not ready to rule out third term

Rwandan President Paul Kagame said on Tuesday it was too early to say whether he will seek a third term as head of the east African state, adding "whatever will happen, we'll have an explanation."

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Related Topix: Africa, Paul Kagame, Tufts University

AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Rusumo One Stop Border Post Nears Completion

Cross border movements between Rwanda and Tanzania will soon get a boost as the construction of Rusumo international bridge and One Stop Border post nears completion, an official has said.

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Bournemouth Echo

Brave teen to take part in skydive and 10k run to fund trip of a lifetime

SHE'S willing to throw herself out of a plane and go through an arduous run to fund the trip of a lifetime.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Hospitality Sector Ready for Upcoming AfDB Meeting

Rwanda is ready to host the forthcoming 49th African Development Bank Annual Meetings slated for May 19-23 in Kigali, organisers and hoteliers have said.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Uchumi Acquires First Base in Kigali

Uchumi Supermarkets chief executive officer, Jonathan Ciano with officials of Champion Investment Corporation , tour a business complex on which the Kenyan retailer will establish its first store in Kigali.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Airtel Rwanda to Offer More Innovative Products, Services

Airtel call centre employees at its headquarters in Kigali.Airtel Rwanda has named Teddy Bhullar, a man with vast experience in the telecoms sector, as the new MD.

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AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Entrepreneurs Invited to Vie for Continental Awards

The African Leadership Network has announced the launch of the 2014 Africa Awards for Entrepreneurship, which recognize and award business leaders who serve as role models to Africa's aspiring entrepreneurs and who demonstrate business excellence, innovation and profitability.

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