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India’s Canara Bank To Open Branch In Dar Es Salaam

Dar Es Salaam – India’s Canara Bank is set to expand its overseas operations. One of its branch is coming up in Dar es Salaam. Canara Bank Chairman Rajiv Dubey said they have obtained all the necessary regulatory approvals in Tanzania. He said, “We have received approval from the Bank of Tanzania to open our first branch in Tanzania. Our ...

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Tanzanian Tourism Industry At Risk

The Arusha Region may see shut down of businesses in some of the tourist hotels due to disagreement with Ministry of Natural Resources and Tourism’s imposition of various fees, levies and taxes. The hoteliers have cited lack of consistency and fairness on the levies as those changes frequently with change of person in the ministry. According to Tanzania Association of ...

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Google Tweaking Search Pages Paving High Bid Ads

Google is revamping its search results page for the desktop. It is eliminating ads on the right side and if believed to analysts the change is a bit seismic. The new search results page has been rolling out over the weekend and the ads are being seen on the top and bottom. In some of the pages one can also ...

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Google Shutting Down Dated Picasa For Photos

The days of Picasa is now numbered as Google plans not to invest in two separate photo storage and sharing apps. It has choice either to stick with the dated or to put in more money in the new Google Photos. The search engine giant announced earlier today Picasa will be shut down on May 1 and pictures stored on ...

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Google Offering 2GB Permanent Drive Space With Account Security Checkup

It is important to ensure identities, payment details and other sensitive information are safe and sound on the internet. To help people make a habit of doing so Google is urging all its users to go through a brief account security checkup. The search giant is luring the users too with the urge. It is offering a free space of ...

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Is WhatsApp Paving Ways To Become More Than A Messaging App

The messaging app WhatsApp is trying to become more than just a messaging app. It is paving way to becoming platforms in its own right. However, as of now it is not very clear what the people behind it want it to be in near future. Very recently the platform announced to be making the app completely free. Earlier it ...

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Drug Suspect Made N300K Per Month From Begging In Nigeria

Nigeria, Lagos – A suspected drug addict reveals to have been making more than N300,000 per month from begging in Ikeja. The Rapid Response Sqaud of Lagos State Command said the 56-year-old Kehinde Olatubosun along with eighteen other drug addicts were arrested Saturday night. Olatubosun said he managed making more than N10,000 daily by begging at Lagos State University Teaching ...

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