Tag: plastics

Rwanda looks to deepen trade ties with Oman, hosts 10th Omani Products Trade show

For the first time, the 10th edition of the Omani Products Exhibition will take place in Rwanda between January 15th to 18th, with the aim of improving trade relations between the two countries. Over 80 exhibitors from Oman are expected to showcase from food and beverage, plastics, textiles, metals and minerals, construction and logistics. Ayman Al Hsani, Chairman of Opex Commitee joins CNBC Africa for more.

Rwanda imposes ultimatum on producers of single use plastics

Rwanda has moved another step towards phasing out single-use plastics, granting a three-month grace period to importers and retailers of single-use plastic items and 2 years for manufacturers before starting to penalise them. Eng. Coletha Ruhamya, Director General of Rwanda Environment Management Authority (REMA) joins CNBC Africa for more.