Rwanda 2015 economic growth to speed up to 7 pct from 6.5 pct: IMF


imfThe International Monetary Fund on Wednesday raised Rwanda’s 2015 economic growth forecast to 7 percent from 6.5 percent, citing the resilience of the local currency against a globally strong dollar.

Laure Redifer, the IMF lead representative for Rwanda, told a conference in capital Kigali that growth was seen at about 6-6.5 percent in 2016.