Double Taxation Pact Put On Ice As Businesses Cry Foul

[East African] East African Community member states are wavering on a plan to implement an agreement on double taxation avoidance (DTA), over fears that the deal could provide a loophole for tax evasion by companies.

[East African] East African Community member states are wavering on a plan to implement an agreement on double taxation avoidance (DTA), over fears that the deal could provide a loophole for tax evasion by companies.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Interswitch Benefits From Crane Bank’s Network

[East African] The takeover of Uganda’s troubled Crane Bank by DFCU Bank in January has indirectly boosted Interswitch — the local banking switch operator — through addition of 55 automated teller machines and a million customers.

[East African] The takeover of Uganda's troubled Crane Bank by DFCU Bank in January has indirectly boosted Interswitch -- the local banking switch operator -- through addition of 55 automated teller machines and a million customers.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Islamic Banking Faces Tax Hurdles in Uganda

[East African] Issues of taxation, manpower and marketing have hampered the rollout of Islamic banking products in Uganda, as technocrats struggle to finalise regulations for the new products.

[East African] Issues of taxation, manpower and marketing have hampered the rollout of Islamic banking products in Uganda, as technocrats struggle to finalise regulations for the new products.

source: AllAfrica News: Uganda

Pay Taxes, PM Urges Chronic Defaulters

[Daily News] Dodoma -Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa has called upon traders who are chronic defaulters to pay taxes and a taskforce formed by the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) is meant to make sure they do not bribe the officials.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Prime Minister, Kassim Majaliwa has called upon traders who are chronic defaulters to pay taxes and a taskforce formed by the Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) is meant to make sure they do not bribe the officials.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Richmond Scandal Resurfaces in Bunge

[Daily News] Dodoma -Richmond scandal has refused to die, as fresh battle emerged in the National Assembly today with the Minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, calling upon the opposition to bring the case back to the house.

[Daily News] Dodoma -Richmond scandal has refused to die, as fresh battle emerged in the National Assembly today with the Minister for Information, Culture, Arts and Sports, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe, calling upon the opposition to bring the case back to the house.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Tourist Board Launches Strategy to Woo Israeli Tourists

[Daily News] The Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) has launched a robust strategy to market the local tourism sector in Israel, expressing confidence that it has enough funds to implement the initiative.

[Daily News] The Tanzania Tourist Board (TTB) has launched a robust strategy to market the local tourism sector in Israel, expressing confidence that it has enough funds to implement the initiative.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania