The Made in Rwanda Expo is a Rwandan initiative to promote locally made products. It is organized by Private Sector Federation with the support of the Rwandan government. It was initiated in March 2015 as a showcase of domestically produced goods and services to the Rwandan population in line with the campaign of sensitization and promotion of consumption of locally made products. All sectors from agro-processing and plastics, arts and crafts, ICT and construction are gathered for a week at the event.
The African Microfinance Week “SAM” is an important conference that take place every two years focusing on the development of microfinances and financial inclusion in Africa. For this year it was taking place in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from 9th – 13th October 2017.
The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) held its 24th Annual General Meeting of Shareholders (AGM) in Kigali from 28th June to 1st July 2017 with participation by some of Africa’s most high-profile political and business leaders, joined by leading international experts.