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Rwanda backs more cross-border trade

Published on August 04, 2015

The government will continue to support and promote cross-border trade and capital flows in the East African Community (EAC) and Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) to strengthen value chains and build partnerships. 

“Everything in Rwanda is profitable. Indeed according to the 2014/15 World Economic Forum annual report, Rwanda is the most competitive economy in the region and is ranked 3rd on the continent. The country has a strong investment environment including stability, peace and security. The continued reforms in the doing business environment has laid the foundations for Rwanda to develop into a top investment and trade destination,” Rwanda’s Premier, Anastase Murekezi said last week.

He was officiating at the 18th Rwanda International Trade Fair (RITF) 2015 that brought together over 383 participants from 18 countries across the globe. Read more. Source | East African Businessweek