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Aviation Africa 2017 to Open With a Sold-Out Conference and Exhibition

aviation africa 2017Aviation Africa 2017 takes place at the Radisson Blu Hotel & Convention Centre, Kigali, Rwanda on 22-23 February 2017.  The sold out conference and exhibition will be one of Africa’s largest Aviation events offering the opportunity for the international aerospace industry to network with Africa.

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Integration Efforts in the EAC

Otavio Veras, Researcher of the NTU-SBF Centre for African Studies

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WEF Building Africa: Industrialisation key to Africa’s economic transformation

On this Building Africa debate CNBC Africa is joined by panellists consisting of Phuthuma Nhleko, Executive Chairman, MTN; Paul Kagame, President of the Republic of Rwanda; Oluyemi Oluleke Osinbajo, Vice President of Nigeria and Siyabonga Gama, CEO, Transnet

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AVIATION AFRICA TO FEATURE GULFSTREAM G280 AT 2017 EVENT

Aviation Africa, which takes place in Kigali, Rwanda on 22-23 February 2017, announces the first aircraft that will be displayed at the event, a Gulfstream G280 from Savannah-based Gulfstream Aerospace.

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Rwanda’s IMF PSI and SCF targeted at addressing growing external imbalances

As Uganda and Tanzania are reviewed by IMF Executive Board for the 7th and 5th time respectively, Rwanda is accordingly being reviewed by the Board for the Sixth time under the Policy Support Instrument (PSI) and the first review under the Standby Credit Facility (SCF) for Rwanda.

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Experts discuss land governance to increase agricultural investment

Representatives of farmers and of civil society organisations, providers of small, low-interest loans and Rwanda government officials met this Tuesday in Kigali to discuss how to mainstream land governance in agricultural strategies and plans

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EU pays €10 million for rural roads in Rwanda

The Delegation of the European Union to Rwanda has signed off on a €10 million grant payment to the Government of Rwanda. The grant will go towards the continued rehabilitation and maintenance of 200 kilometres of rural roads in Rwanda.

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Aviation Africa Event Is On Course For 2017

radisson-blu-at-nightAviation Africa 2017 attracts all the global players and African industry

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STEG-IS returns as platinum sponsor for iPAD Rwanda Energy Infrastructure Forum in Kigali in November

“STEG-IS has performed a significant ER project in Rwanda”

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Cautious optimism for investors in Sub-Saharan Africa hotel sector

Investor sentiment for hotels in Sub-Saharan Africa remains positive despite economic headwinds in key markets, according to the latest JLL research into the sector. The long-term outlook continues to be strong and is driven by positive economic, demographic and tourism trends, with all indicators pointing to continued hotel demand growth as the region’s economy and hotel sector continue to mature.

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AviaDev and AHIL conference to address issues facing travel in Africa

In October, AviaDev Africa conference will be happening in Rwanda’s capital –Kigali. The conference which has been planned to spur discussions on the future air connectivity in Africa while marginally reinforcing the cooperation between the hotel and airline businesses. The conference was welcomed by Wolfgang M. Neumann, President and CEO of The Rezidor Hotel Group. Wolfgang, CEO of one of the world’s leading hotel chains, will also be partaking in a panel discussion which is centered on tourism infrastructure in Africa at the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF) which will be hosted alongside the AviaDev Africa. It is expected that the event will attract and converge top-level international investors, business leaders, industry experts, government ministers and officials, from around the globe.

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