Burundi Cuts Trade Ties With Rwanda
The Kigali government has said the decision by Bujumbura to ban exports has little impact on its economy.
Focus, 10 August 2016
Following the recent decision made by Burundi to sever trade ties with Rwanda, Rwanda will trade with other regional countries. The remarks have been made by trade minister,… Read more »
A Rwandan farmer preparing coffee. It is one of the country's main export.
East Africa: Burundian Traders Decry Ban On Food Export to Rwanda
New Times, 10 August 2016
Traders and growers of fruit and vegetable crops in Cibitoke province, 70km northwest of the Burundian capital Bujumbura, are complaining about the ban on export of food items to… Read more »
Focus, 9 August 2016
The East African Legislative Assembly (EALA) is ready to investigate Burundi's decision to stop free movement of people, goods and services to or from Rwanda. Read more »