Friday May 26 2017
Rwanda | Credit Rating at 30.00


Standard & Poor's credit rating for Rwanda stands at B with stable outlook. Moody's credit rating for Rwanda was last set at B2 with stable outlook. Fitch's credit rating for Rwanda was last reported at B+ with stable outlook.





Wednesday May 24 2017
Rwanda Interest Rate at 6.25 percent


The central bank of Rwanda left its benchmark repo rate on hold at 6.25 percent on March 29th, 2017, following a 25bps cut at its last meeting in December. Policymakers said that the financial sector remains stable and the economy continued to perform well in the context of global economic challenges. The inflation is forecasted to be at 7 percent by the end of 2017.





Tuesday May 23 2017
Rwanda Urban Core Inflation Rate at 4.80 percent


Core Inflation Rate in Rwanda increased 4.70 percent in March of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Tuesday May 16 2017
Rwanda Consumer Price Index Cpi at 122.78 Index Points


Consumer Price Index Cpi in Rwanda increased to 122.78 Index Points in April from 122 Index Points in March of 2017.





Tuesday May 16 2017
Rwanda Cpi Transportation at 106.17 Index Points


The transportation sub-index of the CPI basket in Rwanda increased to 106.17 Index Points in April of 2017 from 105.90 Index Points in March of 2017.





Tuesday May 16 2017
Rwanda Food Inflation at 23.40 percent


Cost of food in Rwanda increased 23.40 percent in April of 2017 over the same month in the previous year.





Tuesday May 16 2017
Rwanda Inflation Rate MoM at 0.60 percent


The Consumer Price Index in Rwanda increased 0.60 percent in April of 2017 over the previous month.





Tuesday May 16 2017
Rwanda Inflation Rate at 12.90 percent


Consumer prices in Rwanda increased 12.9 percent year-on-year in April of 2017, easing from a 13 percent rise in March. The inflation slowed for the second month as prices rose less for food and non-alcoholic beverages (23.4 percent vs 23.6 percent in March) and transport (4.3 percent vs 5.8 percent). In contrast, inflation was steady for education (23.6 percent) and increased for clothing and footwear (7.7 percent vs 7.2 percent) and alcoholic beverages and tobacco (7.5 percent vs 7.1 percent). On a monthly basis, consumer prices went up 0.6 percent, lower than 1.2 percent in March.





Tuesday April 25 2017
Rwanda Current Account to GDP at -16.60 percent


Rwanda recorded a Current Account deficit of 16.60 percent of the country's Gross Domestic Product in 2016.





Friday April 21 2017
Rwanda Capital Flows at -773.11 USD Million


Rwanda recorded a capital and financial account deficit of 773.11 USD Million in 2016.