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Investment Opportunities
Why Invest in Rwanda ?

Sustained High Economic Growth

  • 8% average year-on-year GDP growth, stable inflation and exchange rate.
  • Sound macroeconomic management and robust fiscal discipline.

Robust Governance

  • A clear vision for growth through private investment set out by President Kagame (Vision 2020).
  • Politically  stable with well-functioning institutions, rule of law and zero tolerance forcorruption.

Investor friendly climate

  • Increasingly attractive destination for foreign investments.
  • Rwanda is the most competitive place to do business in East Africa and 3rd in Africa (WEF-Global Competitiveness Index Report 2013-2014 page 3).
  • The 2014 World Bank Doing Business report ranked Rwanda as the 32nd out of 189 countries worldwide and 2nd in Africa.
  • New  Special  Economic Zone developed and operational. More zones  planned for the districts.

Access to markets

  • Market of over 11 million people with a rapidly growing middle class.
  • A market and customs union with market potential of over 125 million people.

Excellent Labor Market

  • Rwanda has a very  high labor efficiency and offers an excellent and flexible supply of labor.
  • Rwanda’s workforce is also demonstrating increasing capacity or knowledge-based industry.

Untapped Opportunities

Potential opportunities for investment abound, particularly in the following  sectors:

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