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Rwanda focuses on a Technology Economy

Rwanda is leading the way to implement ‘Made in Africa’ technology, such as smartphones and laptops. Andela–a software development training firm that invests in Africa’s most talented software engineers–set up its Africa office in Kigali in July 2018. Also in November 2018, Rwanda partnered with China’s Alibaba, which is a multinational conglomerate holding company that specializes in e-commerce, retail, Internet, and technology. In addition, Volkswagen opened up Rwanda’s first car plant in June 2018, and recently in October, Mara Phone, a smartphone produced by the pan-African conglomerate Mara Group, has opened its first factory in Rwanda.  READ MORE