Opportunity International and its affiliates in Canada and Germany have completed a share purchase agreement to sell its 50 percent ownership of Urwego Opportunity Bank (“Urwego”) to HOPE International. By Webwire

President Paul Kagame at the 14th National Umushyikirano Council. He wants this Dialogue to set a timeline for an end to Rwanda’s dependence on aid. By Dan Ngabonziza

Rwanda sugar importers have turned to Zambia and Malawi as low production in Uganda and shortages in Kenya push up prices for the commodity across the region. ByJohn Green

On 6th of December 2016, Ambassador Williams Nkurunziza hosted the “ Friends of Rwanda” Working dinner in Istanbul and was held at Hilton Bhosporus Hotel. Rwanda Embassy, Ankara

Kigali was the host of ITU’s Regional Preparatory Meeting for Africa held this week from December 6 to 8. This meeting will help in preparation for WTDC-17 and identify issues to be addressed, taking into account the most pressing needs faced by the Member States and Sector Members of the region. By AptanTech

Visionary Rwandan authorities are positively transforming their economic landscape with technology-conscious policies and support for forward-looking high-tech solutions. By ProShare

Dr. Donald Kaberuka, the seventh president and a former chairman of the board of directors of the African Development Bank Group and a former finance minister of the Republic of Rwanda, has joined The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) as a senior advisor to its Public Sector, Social Impact, and Financial Institutions practices, the firm announced today.. By Boston Consulting Group

Women’s health startup, Kasha has won the Rwandan round of the Seedstars World competition and will go on to represent the nation in the finals. By Matthew Alexander