Big-Time Investors Pump in $4.250bn

[Daily News] TANZANIA has attracted nine big investments during FY 2016/17 worth $4.259bn compared to FY 2015/16 valued at $5.89bn only, according to data from the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC).

[Daily News] TANZANIA has attracted nine big investments during FY 2016/17 worth $4.259bn compared to FY 2015/16 valued at $5.89bn only, according to data from the Tanzania Investment Centre (TIC).

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Al Bashir in Darfur – Sudan-Chad Border ‘A Model of Security’

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Foro Baranga -Sudan’s President Omar Al Bashir says that the border between Sudan and Chad is no longer a conduit for illegal weapons, stolen vehicles, and armed rebel groups, but “a model for establishing security” thanks …

[Radio Dabanga] El Geneina / Foro Baranga -Sudan's President Omar Al Bashir says that the border between Sudan and Chad is no longer a conduit for illegal weapons, stolen vehicles, and armed rebel groups, but "a model for establishing security" thanks to the joint Sudan-Chad border force.

source: AllAfrica News: Chad

Business Promotion – Trade Fair Announced for Douala

[Cameroon Tribune] A groundbreaking exhibition christened the International Business and Trade Fair (FIAC) will take place in the country’s economic capital, Douala next year, the Minister of Trade, Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana has announced. He made t…

[Cameroon Tribune] A groundbreaking exhibition christened the International Business and Trade Fair (FIAC) will take place in the country's economic capital, Douala next year, the Minister of Trade, Luc Magloire Mbarga Atangana has announced. He made the disclosure of the holding of the pioneer trade promotion event during a press conference in Yaounde, last week. Mr. Mbarga Atangana held the press confab in the presence of the Minister of Communication, Issa Tchiroma Bakary and Pierre Zumbach, President of Inter-Progress In

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Need for Coordinated Action

[Cameroon Tribune] The scars of destruction caused by the series of landslides and floods ignited by perpetual heavy rain in some parts of Cameroon are yet to heal. At the time Cameroonians expected the situation to subside; fresh reports of new catast…

[Cameroon Tribune] The scars of destruction caused by the series of landslides and floods ignited by perpetual heavy rain in some parts of Cameroon are yet to heal. At the time Cameroonians expected the situation to subside; fresh reports of new catastrophes continue to flow in. After the landslide in Santchou came the one in Lebialem, that of Nguti, floods in Yaounde, Douala and Garoua. The results have been quite devastating; destruction of family homes, cocoa and coffee farms in the case of catastrophes in the West and So

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Land Use Act Hindering Mortgage Industry – Emefiele

[Vanguard] Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has identified the Land Use Act of 1978 as the greatest hindrance to the mortgage industry in the country.

[Vanguard] Governor of the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Mr. Godwin Emefiele, has identified the Land Use Act of 1978 as the greatest hindrance to the mortgage industry in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Anti-Competitive Practices Hamper EA Markets – SG

[Daily News] CHARGING of high prices arising from anti-competitive practices such as cartels is a major challenges facing investors and consumers in East African region and impeding effective competition in the markets, the East African Community (EAC)…

[Daily News] CHARGING of high prices arising from anti-competitive practices such as cartels is a major challenges facing investors and consumers in East African region and impeding effective competition in the markets, the East African Community (EAC) Secretary General, Mr Liberat Mfumukeko has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Health Aspects Raised As Sethi Presses for Bail

[Daily News] Businessman Harbinder Sethi has filed an application before the High Court’s Corruption and Economic Crimes Division, seeking bail pending trial in the 350bn/- economic sabotage case he is facing, citing health complications and defective …

[Daily News] Businessman Harbinder Sethi has filed an application before the High Court's Corruption and Economic Crimes Division, seeking bail pending trial in the 350bn/- economic sabotage case he is facing, citing health complications and defective charges, as among reasons.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania