Tag: economic planning

What the 2020/21 budget means for Rwanda’s private sector

Yesterday Rwanda's final budget for the 2020/21 fiscal year was read by the country's Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Uzziel Ndagijimana. In it, an expected decrease in tax revenue was revealed, as well as the amounts allotted for developmental efforts, domestic production and the transportation sector among others. KPMG Rwanda Senior Tax Manager, Angello Musinguzi joins CNBC Africa for more.

These are the COVID-19 relief measures Rwanda’s government is offering to SMEs

The government of Rwanda has set up a $100 million COVID-19 relief fund so as to mitigate the economic effects of the pandemic on Rwanda's economy. CNBC Africa's Arnold Kwizera spoke to Rwanda's Minister of Finance and Economic Planning, Uzziel Ndagijimana for more.

Rwanda aims to reduce stunting

Rwanda aims to reduce the number of stunted children to 19 per cent by 2024 from 38 per cent currently. With only 1 per cent of the national budget allocated to nutrition, how is the target likely to be met? CNBC Africa’s Steven Muvunyi finds out in this interview with Zachée Iyakaremye, Director of Budget Policy Formulation at the Ministry of finance and economic planning.