About 60 local investors were taken on a guided tour of the different areas in the Western Province district that present potential for investment in tourism and agribusiness


RDB in partnership with Nyamasheke District administration, on Saturday, organized an investment meeting to showcase opportunities in the district. About 60 local investors were taken on a guided tour of the different areas in the Western Province district that present potential for investment in tourism and agribusiness. Nyamasheke district’s potential in ... Read More
October 21, 2019admin
RDB’s Acting Deputy CEO, Louise Kanyonga gives her opening remarks at the forum


The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) today convened the second ‘Agriculture & Agribusiness CEOs Forum’ in Kigali. Held under the theme ‘Agriculture and Agribusiness, Fertilizer of Economic Growth’, the forum brought together close to 130 business leaders in the agriculture sector in Rwanda, representatives from RDB, Ministry of Agriculture & Animal Resources, ... Read More
October 19, 2019admin
Permanent Secretary in Ministry of ICT & Innovation, Claudette Irere handing over the dummy check to winners of Inclusive Business Solution Program


15 start-ups are now set to receive funding and advanced business training through the Inclusive Business Solution after completing an incubation program at the newly inaugurated ICT Innovation Centre. They were selected out of 40 companies. The companies that participated in the program are expected to transform and bring innovative services ... Read More
October 19, 2019admin
Arsenal Star David Luiz visits Mountain Gorillas in Rwanda (1)


Arsenal star David Luiz has enjoyed a two-day trip to Rwanda which saw the Brazilian defender experience Rwanda’s famous hospitality, learn about the country’s rich culture and natural wonders and understand how Rwandans have united to drive the country forward as a leading reformer in Africa. David, accompanied by his mother ... Read More
October 14, 2019admin


Arsenal Football Club star David Luiz landed in Kigali on the evening of Thursday, 10 October 2019 for a two day visit as part of the Visit Rwanda and Arsenal Football Club partnership. Upon arrival, David was greeted by a team from the Rwanda Development Board and Akagera Aviation. He interacted ... Read More
October 12, 2019admin
Arsenal FC v AFC Bournemouth  – Premier League


On Thursday, 10 October 2019, Rwanda will welcome Arsenal first team player and one of football’s biggest names, David Luiz, for a two-day visit to the country. The trip is part of Visit Rwanda’s ground-breaking partnership with Arsenal Football Club.  Helping to build awareness of Rwanda as a welcoming and culturally ... Read More
October 9, 2019admin
Emmanuel Ruhumuliza, Partnerships Manager at the Rwanda High Commission in the UK received the award on behalf of Visit Rwanda


Visit Rwanda has received an Honorary Award for Partnership for 'a unique and transformational partnership by an African brand' by the Best of Africa Awards. The award was announced at a star-studded ceremony held at Rosewood Hotel in London on Sunday, 6 October 2019.  Visit Rwanda was presented with the award ... Read More
October 8, 2019admin
RDB’s Chief Tourism Officer, Belise Kariza (C) poses for a photo with Rwandan tour operators present at the show after Visit Rwanda won the award today


‘Visit Rwanda’ has won a top award for destination excellence in luxury and experiential travel at the 2019 Luxperience Awards in Sydney, Australia. The Luxperience Travel Trade Exhibition is a luxury Business event, that connects the most innovative experiential tourism and premium events specialists in the travel market. The show is ... Read More
October 7, 2019admin


Kigali, 5, October 2019 RDB (Rwanda Development Board) informs the general public that tourism services continue to operate normally in Volcanoes National Park and all other national parks and attractions in Rwanda following security incidents where unidentified gunmen attacked local communities in Kinigi Sector, Northern Province. Security organs have contained the situation ... Read More
October 5, 2019admin
RDB’s Chief Tourism Officer, Belise Kariza (L) and Honourable Vincent Biruta


The Rwanda Development Board (RDB) has today taken over the management of Gishwati-Mukura National Park. Previously, the park was managed by the Ministry of Environment. Gishwati-Mukura National Park was formed by the law Nº. 45/2015 of 15 October 2015 and gazetted on 01 February 2016. RDB has appointed a chief park warden ... Read More
October 1, 2019admin