The International Monetary Fund projects that Rwanda’s economy will grow by 6.2% this year, accelerating to 7.5% next year, Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva said during a visit to Kigali on Thursday.
“We are projecting that the east African nation to grow by 6.2% in 2023 and for the growth to accelerate in 2024 to 7.5%.
We need to recognize that the east African nation like the rest of the world has been affected by COVID-19 and war in Ukraine that has taken away 1.7% from our pre-COVID projections,” she told reporters.
Travel and tourism
Known as the land of a thousand hills, Rwanda’s stunning scenery and warm, friendly people offer unique experiences in one of the most remarkable countries in the world.
It is blessed with extraordinary biodiversity, with incredible wildlife living throughout its volcanoes, montane rainforest, and sweeping plains.
Travellers come from far and wide to catch a glimpse of the magnificent gorillas, yet there is so much more to see and experience.