Business

“If Tanzania is to forge ahead in industrial development, then the country needs more technologically advanced machinery”

Tanzanian engineers based in Japan together with their local counterparts, as well as those from Rwanda and Uganda, are meeting in Arusha to come up with ways of assisting the country to upgrade its industrial technology. “We are simply responding to President John Magufuli’s fifth phase government industrial development initiative, but as engineers, we are aware that, this requires new ...

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Tanzania is an “independent” country and will not be “intimidated”

Tanzania is an “independent” country and will not be “intimidated”, the ruling party said on Saturday after the US expressed concern about the conduct of 70 recent by-elections. The US on Wednesday cited “election violence and irregularities” aimed at the opposition after local elections were held on Sunday to replace officials who had either resigned or died. “Credible accounts of ...

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Double Taxation Agreement’s Deadline Missed

Tanzania and Burundi missed the July 18 deadline set by the region’s heads of state to ratify the East African Community Multilateral Double Taxation Agreement. Regional businesses said the delay in implementing the agreement signed eight years ago is denying the region investments.Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda have ratified the agreement. Peter Mathuki, East Africa Business Council ambassador to the EAC, ...

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Services Offered by Moving Companies

Services Offered by Moving Companies

Moving companies help a lot when you are planning to move to a new place. Without their help, moving could take weeks or even months in some cases. While you have a lot of things to pack, you are also too emotional because you are leaving a lot of stuff behind. It makes the process even longer. Therefore, it is ...

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Tanzania-Uganda Joint Permanent Commission For The 2nd Time

The second Uganda-Tanzania Joint Permanent Commission (JPC) Ministerial meeting will take place at Speke Resort Munyonyo from 21 – 23 August 2018. The JPC is an effective platform for enhancing and consolidating bilateral cooperation frameworks between the two countries.It is being held at a time when Uganda and Tanzania have recently stepped up bilateral cooperation in a number of sectors. ...

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GSMA Impressed With Airtel Tanzania’s health information SMS service

Airtel  Tanzania’s health information SMS service has been recognised by the Global System for Mobile Communications (GSMA) with huge impact in educating customers facing challenges of accessing reliable health information. Airtel Tanzania Communications Director, Beatrice Singano said in Dar es Salaam yesterday that ‘Wazazi Nipendeni’ SMS service has been supporting government efforts to improve maternal health care. “The SMS content ...

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Substandard Products In Tanzania Soon To Be Expelled

The Executive Director of Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) Professor Egid Mubofu said that substandard products in the country will soon be expelled if they fail to improve the quality of the products to the required standards.The bureau has embarked on a mission to ensure production of quality goods fit for sustaining the industrialisation in the country. “The nation is ...

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