Category: News & Press Release

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 IRONMAN today announced the global results for the IRONMAN® and IRONMAN® 70.3® Athletes’ Choice Awards, highlighting the highest-scoring events in a variety of categories based on athlete surveys from all the 2022 IRONMAN® and IRONMAN® 70.3® races from around the world.  Out of the 118 IRONMAN 70.3 series events that took ... Read More
March 23, 2023admin


The Rwanda Development Board (RDB), through the Visit Rwanda campaign signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Veteran Clubs World Championship last weekend where Rwanda will host the next three editions of the football tournament. The first championship scheduled for next year, is expected to bring 150 football legends from around ... Read More
March 20, 2023admin
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The Sahara Conference of the third edition of the Basketball Africa League (BAL) kicked off yesterday at the Dakar Arena in Senegal with Visit Rwanda promoting Rwanda as founding and host partner for the third straight season. Last year’s champions of the Rwanda Basketball League (FERWABA), Rwanda Energy Group (REG) started ... Read More
March 12, 2023admin
The RDB One Stop Centre has been expanded to enhance investor experience


The Government of Rwanda, has expanded the One Stop Centre at the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) to improve service delivery to clients and provide investors with a true one-stop experience. With the expansion, clients can follow up on or pick up their licenses and permits at the One Stop Centre. All ... Read More
March 10, 2023admin
GoR today launched Manufacture and Build to Recover Program extension to attract more private sector investments(1)


Today, the Right Honourable Prime Minister, Edouard Ngirente officially launched the extension of the Manufacture and Build to Recover Program during the Invest Rwanda Forum in Kigali. The program will run until 2025.  Introduced in 2020 the program is aimed at boosting economic recovery efforts by attracting private sector investments with ... Read More
March 2, 2023admin


Investors in Rwanda’s Global Business Services sector have committed to expand their investments in the country and create more jobs for young people in this fast growing industry. This follows a Global Business Services Employer Conference organised by the Rwanda Development Board in partnership with the Ministry of ICT and ... Read More
February 22, 2023admin


This week, a delegation from Rwanda’s private sector, RDB and the Rwandan Embassy in the United Arab Emirates are holding investment roadshows in the country’s Emirates with an aim to explore investment and trade opportunities between the two countries. Taking place from 21 - 25 February, the events are being organised ... Read More
February 21, 2023admin
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Kigali, Rwanda – 31, January 2023 – Rwanda Development Board in partnership with the Rwanda Film Office is pleased to announce the winners of the first Call for Projects in support of the audiovisual sector launched in September 2022. A total of 33 film and series projects in early development (pitch, ... Read More
January 31, 2023admin
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This week, a delegation composed of officials from Rwanda’s travel companies, the Embassy of Rwanda in the Netherlands and the Rwanda Development Board (RDB) are showcasing Rwanda’s tourist attractions and experiences at the Vakantiebeurs Tourism Fair. The Vakantiebeurs Tourism Fair, taking place from 11 - 15 January, is the leading travel ... Read More
January 13, 2023admin
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Rwandan health and wellness start-up, Lifesten Health emerged as the winner of this year’s Hanga Pitchfest competition held on 10 December 2022 in Kigali. Organised by the Government of Rwanda, through the Ministry of ICT and Innovation and Rwanda Development Board (RDB), together with UNDP Rwanda, Hanga Pitchfest is an annual ... Read More
December 11, 2022admin