Rwanda has shrugged off the US’ decision to suspend its duty-free benefits for exporting clothes to the States – President Donald Trump’s latest move in a supposed “trade war”.
Rwanda has signed loan agreements worth more than $300 million with China and India as the two Asian leaders made their first visits to the East African nation.
Rwanda’s economy grew by 10.6 percent during the first quarter of 2018, according to National Institute of Statistics of Rwanda (NISR).
Rwanda and Singapore have signed new investment and airline agreements that will make it easier for businesses to operate between both countries.
Visit Rwanda says the number of British travellers visiting the country has risen by more than 20 percent over the past 12 months.
Rwanda has been criticised over a £30 million sponsorship deal with English football club Arsenal FC.
Landslides in Rwanda killed at least 18 people over the weekend after heavy rains hit parts of the country once again.
The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) is calling for Rwandan authorities and Congolese refugees at the Kiziba refugee camp to put an end to clashes that resulted in the death of one refugee last week.
Israel has failed to secure deals with Rwanda and Uganda over the relocation of thousands of African migrants in the Middle East country.
A Rwandan peacekeeper was killed in Central African Republic (CAR) on Tuesday during a clash with armed criminal groups.