Rwanda’s economy has sustained a steady growth momentum since the second half of 2017 through the first half of 2018 and is expected to grow by 7.2% in 2018, according to the 13th Edition of the World Bank Rwanda Economic Update launched yesterday.

The report says the growth will be supported by improved agriculture which expanded by 7.6% in the first half of 2018 after recovering from recent draughts; strong traditional and nontraditional exports, as well as from the resumption of construction activities.

The Rwanda Economic Update also noted improvement in macroeconomic policy environment in 2018.

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