Rahco, TRL Merged to Form New Corporation

[Citizen] Dodoma -Parliament has passed the Railways Bill 2017 which proposes the formation of the Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) that will handle railways infrastructure development and operations.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Parliament has passed the Railways Bill 2017 which proposes the formation of the Tanzania Railways Corporation (TRC) that will handle railways infrastructure development and operations.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Safe Motherhood Now Gets Sh32bn

[Citizen] Dodoma -Members of Parliament on Wednesday showed their joy as the government announced doubling the budget for safe motherhood to Sh32 billion in the current financial year.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Members of Parliament on Wednesday showed their joy as the government announced doubling the budget for safe motherhood to Sh32 billion in the current financial year.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Private Sector Lauds Efforts to Enhance Power Production

[Citizen] The ease of market entry in sectors with high-growth potential and the challenges that businesses face in their operations were among the topics of conversation at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the Tanzania Privat…

[Citizen] The ease of market entry in sectors with high-growth potential and the challenges that businesses face in their operations were among the topics of conversation at the signing of a memorandum of understanding (MoU) between the Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) and the global research and consultancy firm Oxford Business Group (OBG) on July 11.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Drafts GMO Labelling Regulations

[The Herald] Government has drafted Genetically Modified food and feeds labelling regulations that would allow consumers to make informed choices on products offered either for free or cash, a senior official has said.

[The Herald] Government has drafted Genetically Modified food and feeds labelling regulations that would allow consumers to make informed choices on products offered either for free or cash, a senior official has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Six Soft-Drink Makers Yet to Get Sh25 Billion in Tax Refunds

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government is yet to refund Sh25 billion in refundable additional import duty on sugar to six major soft-drink makers, The Citizen has learnt as manufacturers grapple with the implementation of recent tax laws.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -The government is yet to refund Sh25 billion in refundable additional import duty on sugar to six major soft-drink makers, The Citizen has learnt as manufacturers grapple with the implementation of recent tax laws.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Speaker Threatens Indefinite Ban On Zitto

[Citizen] Dodoma -Speaker of the National Assembly Job Ndugai yesterday directed Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe (ACT-Wazalendo) to be grilled by the Parliamentary Ethics Committee following his comments on social media.

[Citizen] Dodoma -Speaker of the National Assembly Job Ndugai yesterday directed Kigoma Urban MP Zitto Kabwe (ACT-Wazalendo) to be grilled by the Parliamentary Ethics Committee following his comments on social media.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Govt Gives 90-Day Waiver for Civil Documents

[The Herald] Government has waived all charges required to acquire civil documents such as identification cards or birth certificates during the 90-day registration blitz by the office of the Registrar General to allow more people to get the documents …

[The Herald] Government has waived all charges required to acquire civil documents such as identification cards or birth certificates during the 90-day registration blitz by the office of the Registrar General to allow more people to get the documents ahead of next year's general elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Parliament in Court Over Its High Paid Bouncers

[GroundUp] A protracted case to be heard by the Labour Court reveals that Parliament now requires its “Chamber Support Officers” (CSOs) to be skilled in crowd control and public order policing. This is an entirely new role for the Parliamentary Protect…

[GroundUp] A protracted case to be heard by the Labour Court reveals that Parliament now requires its "Chamber Support Officers" (CSOs) to be skilled in crowd control and public order policing. This is an entirely new role for the Parliamentary Protection Service (PPS). It confirms that the South African Police Service (SAPS) is now expected to perform an "assertive" and "proactive" role in the legislature.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa