Students and staff at IPRC Musanze follow as the Intellectual Property officer at RDB explains


The RDB (Rwanda Development Board) this week commenced a country-wide awareness campaign on Intellectual Property (IP). The month-long campaign is being held under the theme “The Meaning of Intellectual Property in your daily Life” and is aimed at increasing awareness on the importance of registering IP and its benefits. Furthermore, ... Read More
May 8, 2019admin
Chairman of the DPFZA Omar Hadi Aboubaker (L) and the Managing Director of PEZ Jeanne Isabelle Gasana (R) sign the MoU for the development of the 10-hectare land t


The Government of Djibouti, through its Djibouti Ports and Free Zones Authority (DPFZA) has today signed an MoU (Memorandum of Understanding) with the Prime Economic Zones Company limited (PEZ) for the development of its 10-hectare piece of land located in the Kigali Special Economic Zone in Masoro, Kigali. The agreement will see a joint venture ... Read More
March 28, 2019admin
One & Only Nyungwe House now among the five star hotel in Rwanda


57 hospitality establishments have been awarded between 1 (one) to 5 (five) stars by RDB (Rwanda Development Board) during the 2018 Hospitality Grading ceremony today. The 1-5 grading system helps to differentiate the quality of services that establishments render to their clientele. The criteria used to grade the establishments range from their ... Read More
December 20, 2018admin
chinese tourist buy rwandan package on alibaba


Chinese tourists are now able to directly book tour packages to Rwanda following the launch of the ‘Visit Rwanda’ online pavilion on Fliggy, Alibaba’s travel platform that is accessed by over 500 million users in China. This follows the 31st October official launch of the first of its kind in Africa, ... Read More
December 6, 2018admin
Emmanuel Nsabimana, Customer Care & Regulatory Division Manager opening customer service workshop for secondary cities in Muhanga District.jpg(1)


RDB (Rwanda Development Board) has today organized a customer care workshop in Muhanga, Southern Province aimed at improving service delivery standards in the hospitality sector in Muhanga District. The workshop is part of the two-week countrywide customer-care training workshop for players in hospitality sector. This campaign will conclude on 7, December. ... Read More
November 28, 2018admin
honorable minister


Rwanda is the 29th easiest place to do business in the world according to the 2019 World Bank Doing Business index of the world's most business-friendly economies. The World Bank assessed 190 countries for the report released today. Clare Akamanzi, CEO of the Rwanda Development Board said: “We are pleased to have ... Read More
October 31, 2018admin


The Rwanda Development Board (RDB), in partnership with the Embassy of Rwanda in China, organized a roadshow in the cities of Beijing, Shanghai, Shenzhen and Dongguan province to showcase Rwanda’s investment and tourism opportunities to Chinese investors. The roadshow, dubbed ‘Rwanda Week in China’ took place from 30th August- 8th ... Read More
September 11, 2018admin
Image COC Kwita Izina


The fourth edition of the Conversation on Conservation (COC) has officially opened today in the Kigali Cultural and Exhibition Village. The two-day forum brings together conservation and tourism experts from around the world to discuss, debate and find solutions for conservation challenges.  The theme of this year’s event is ‘Advancing ... Read More
September 4, 2018admin
RDB provides decent houses for 10 families that were previously involved in illegal activities within and around Nyungwe National Park


RDB (Rwanda Development Board) has today donated ten modern housing units worth Rwf 36 million to families that had previously lived in the buffer zone of Nyungwe National Park.  The ceremony took place at Kitabi Sector, Nyamagabe District. The donation of the modern units, which will house 48 occupants including children, ... Read More
July 27, 2018admin
Nothern Province Governor Jean Marie Gatabazi Right RDB CTO Belise Kariza and International Gorilla Conservation Programme Director Anna Behm Masozera address media


Rwanda Development Board (RDB) revealed the Kwita Izina activity roadmap for 2018 at a press conference at Kigali Convention and Exhibition Village.  The theme of this year’s event is ‘Conservation is Life’ and the naming ceremony will take place in Kinigi at the foothill of volcanoes, Northern Province on 7th September2018. Kwita ... Read More
July 11, 2018admin