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Tanzania: African Development Fund approves $116 million loan to upgrade southern road corridor

The Bank’s loan represents 98.71% of the project cost; the government of Tanzania will provide the remaining 1.29% in funding

The Board of Directors of the African Development Fund on Wednesday approved a loan of around $116 million to the Tanzanian government to upgrade a 160-km Mnivata-Newala-Masasi road corridor in the southern part of the country. The Bank’s loan represents 98.71% of the project cost; the government of Tanzania will…

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U.S. celebrates 5 years of caring for orphans and vulnerable children and empowering young people through USAID Kizazi Kipya

Participants discussed opportunities to further improve care for orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs) and effective approaches to empowering young people

Today, representatives from the United States Government and the Government of Tanzania participated in a conference to celebrate achievements of the U.S. Agency for International Development’s (USAID) Kizazi Kipya (“New Generation”) activity. Participants discussed opportunities to further improve care for orphans and vulnerable children (OVCs) and effective approaches to empowering…

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Coronavirus – Tanzania: Private Sector Agrees on Cushioning COVID-19 Effects

The TPSF official singled out tourism and cross-border trade as one of the sectors that took a hard knock from COVID-19

The curtain on the workshop which aimed at reviving tourism and cross border trade came down here at the weekend, with participants agreeing to collaborate in the face of adversity. This also includes the public and private sectors joining forces in cushioning tourism and business from the effects of COVID-19…

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Tanzania Investment Center (TIC) Records 235 New Projects in 2021

Between March to August this year TIC has registered a total of 133 of projects which are expected to create 29,709 employment by the time it is completed

Tanzania Investment Center (TIC), has registered a total of 235 projects during the current fiscal year, up from 219 projects registered in the correspondent period last year. Director of Information Services and Chief Government Spokesperson, Mr. Gerson Msigwa said on Sunday noting that despite the COVID-19 Pandemic there has been…

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Fresh Impetus for Palm Tree Production

The move will help to ease service delivery with regard to the production of palm tree

The government has intensified production of palm tree, to halt the importation of edible oil in the country. Annually the government spends over 400bn/- to import cooking oil. Prime Minister Kassim Majaliwa, disclosed this yesterday after inspecting a palm tree farm belonging to the Bulombora National Service (JKT) Camp, as part…

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Dar Scales Up Trade with East African Community (EAC), Southern African Development Community (SADC)

The trade and bilateral relations between Tanzania and neighbouring countries like Kenya, Uganda and Burundi has scaled up

The Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) said there has been an increase in trade between Tanzania and the countries in the East African Community (EAC) and the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region since the sixth-phase government entered into power. TPSF Chairperson, Ms. Angelina Ngalula made the remarks when she…

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Coronavirus: Tanzania economic recovery plans impress IMF

Reinke said as part of the Covid-related rapid arrangements, borrowing countries have committed to undertake governance measures to promote accountable and transparent use of these resources

The government's efforts to fight COVID-19 and the economic recovery plans have impressed the International Monetary Fund (IMF), saying Tanzania deserved the recently approved loan from the fund. IMF Resident Representative, Jens Reinke made the remarks yesterday during a press conference organised by the Finance and Planning Minister, Dr. Mwigulu…

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Coronavirus - Tanzania: Govt Sets up More Vaccination Centre

He said so far, almost 350,000 individuals have been vaccinated, saying unlike other jabs, the coronavirus is an outbreak disease, thus it doses have special time for dispensing to curb the spread

The government has launched an inclusive and fast-tracking community programme which increases the number of COVID-19 vaccination centres from 550 to 6,784, projection being finishing the remaining stock in two week's time.  The programme launched in Dodoma yesterday by the Minister for Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children, Dr.…

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Coronavirus: US boosts Tanzania COVID-19 management

The 10-month project worth over 1.7bn/- aims to ensure health facilities provide the best care for COVID-19 patients with critical needs, ultimately improving their chances of survival and recovery

The United States government has committed to support Tanzania's efforts in the fight against COVID-19 pandemic by strengthening management of the pandemic cases in referral hospitals. The support channeled through the US Agency for International Development (USAID) will be implemented through a project that was launched yesterday in Dodoma Capital. The…

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Serengeti Intensifies Fight Against Poaching

The two-day anti-poaching marathon was organized by Serengeti Tourism College (SETCO) through Serengeti Tourism Sports Agency (SETSA)

Serengeti District Authorities in Mara Region have vowed to continue with fight against poaching in the world famous Serengeti National Park. Serengeti District Commissioner (DC), Dr. Vicent Mashinji cautioned that stern measures will be instituted to any person who will be caught committing such illegal act in the park. The…