Inyungu abatuye Rugarama muri Gatsibo bacyesha ibigo by’imari

Ikicaro cya SACCO y’Umurenge wa Rugarama Bamwe mu batuye umurenge wa Rugarama mu karere ka Gatsibo bavuga ko gahunda ya leta yo gusakaza ibigo by’imari kugera iwabo mu byaro yabafashije kumenya kuzigama no kubona inyungu zibikomokaho kuko bagurizwa bakabona igishoro cy’imishinga yo kwiteza imbere. Nyuma y’uko aho muri Rugarama hageze Umurenge SACCO, ibindi bigo by’imari byarahageze kandi ngo bigaragara ko benshi mu baturage bagenda babyaza... Read More

Rwanda : Another Kenyan Bank to enter Rwandan market

Another Kenyan Bank, Commercial Bank of Africa (CBA) is now considering extending its services to Rwanda next year, as a way of exploring the current booming Rwanda’s banking industry – which is considered to be one of the most vibrant and seen as a reflection of the ongoing transformation agenda being pursued by Government and other key stakeholders. Competition in the sector has of late heightened that has drastically  eroded  margins as new... Read More

Rwanda : KCB Rwanda launches savings promotion

all Kenya Commercial Bank (KCB)-Rwanda clients will for the next three monthsn stand chances pf winning grand prices with the newly launched ‘Biba na KCB’ promotion – which also will encourage savings among Rwandans. The word “Biba” is a Kinyarwanda word which means ‘to sow’ – as in sowing seeds in a plantation field that will later produce a harvest, meaning that the clients will be able to reap where they sowed. The promotion (will... Read More

Rwanda | KARONGI: Rubengera nta mabanki menshi ahari ariko uko biri kose si nka mbere

Mu rusisiro (centre) rwa Rubengera nta mabanki menshi ahari, ariko uko biri kose ngo biraruta mbere kuko abacuruzi n’abandi bantu bakenera serivisi z’amabanki bagombaga gutega bakajya mu bindi bice by’u Rwanda (cyane cyane i Kigali) ahari amabanki kugira ngo babitse amafaranga yabo. Ibi ni ibitangazwa n’umwe mu bacuruzi ba Rubengera witwa Ushatseneza Xavier. Ni umusore ukiri muto ariko avuga ko azi neza amateka ya Rubengera by’umwihariko... Read More

Rwanda : I&M Bank take 80% shares in BCR

The entry of Kenyan based bank I&M in the Rwandan banking sector will see a boost in use of state of the art technology especially in electronic and mobile banking, and enhancement of use of ATM in Rwanda. The I&M bank officials and its partners, Proparco and DEG development finance institutions, on July 18 bought majority (80%) after a private equity firm Actis announced the sale of its 80 per cent shareholding in Banque Commercial du Rwanda... Read More

Rwanda : Unguka bank seeks commercial bank status

Officials of a local Rwandan bank, Unguka Microfinance Institution, have said that they are now envisioning becoming a fully fledged commercial bank so as to compete effectively in the economy. The chairman board of directors of Unguka bank, Joseph Zirimwabagabo, said that the bank targets to become a fully fledged commercial bank by 2015 since it has now received fully certification as a microfinance bank from the central bank of Rwanda. The bank... Read More

Rwanda : KCB introduces ‘Diaspora banking’

The management of KCB Bank has brought an extraordinary product of the ‘Diaspora banking’ which will enable its clients living abroad be able manage their finance while away from home, and send funds to their families easily. On this platform of Diaspora banking, KCB offers savings products that can see you to development and at the same time give you a banking experience of just a similar manner as if banking at home on your account. KCB Rwanda... Read More

Rwanda | Bank of Kigali set to open branches in East Africa.

Bank of Kigali, whose major shares are owned by the Rwandan government, has offered 45 per cent of shares to East African interested shareholders. This is in a bid to launch branches all over East Africa. “We want to explain to shareholders and investors who are Rwandan or foreign prospective shareholders of the Bank of Kigali (BK) how the bank works for now. Our bank plans to open branches in other countries of East Africa towards the end of... Read More

Rwanda | Gakenke : Abakiriya ba Banki ya Kigali bitabira gukoresha ATM

Mu rwego rwo kugabanya umurongo w’abakiriya bategereza amafaranga muri banki,  Banki ya Kigali yatangije uburyo bwo gukoresha imashini itanga amafaranga izwi nka ATM mu rurimi rw’icyongereza none ngo abakiriya bitabira kuyikoresha. Mu kiganiro twagiranye n’umukozi ushinzwe ATM muri Banki ya Kigali, Akimana Placide kuri uyu wa 03 werurwe 2012 yadutangarije ko 60% by’abakiriya babo bakoresha ATM cyane cyane abahembwa ku kwezi kubera ko... Read More