Rwanda introduces new visa regime

    Rwanda‘s Directorate General of Immigration and Emigration announced (16-Nov-2017) a new visa regime and noted the following details:

    Rwanda’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Louise Mushikiwabo said: “The new visa regime opens Rwanda to the world and is good for business. Rwanda believes that the free movement of people fosters trade and tourism, and is good for the continent’s integration policy. We are aware of the challenges of open borders, but as a country, we also believe that the benefits of our policy outweigh the potential setbacks”. (The East African, 17-Nov-2017). [more – original PR]