Finance Act 2017 Is Expected to Up Paying Taxes Indicator

[Citizen] Do you take too much time in complying with tax obligations? Are you troubled about the number of tax payments that you are required to make, or the cost (in terms of resources) of all taxes borne by you? If so, Paying Taxes 2017, the elevent…

[Citizen] Do you take too much time in complying with tax obligations? Are you troubled about the number of tax payments that you are required to make, or the cost (in terms of resources) of all taxes borne by you? If so, Paying Taxes 2017, the eleventh edition of a joint publication by the World Bank and PwC, will be of interest.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Magufuli’s Approval Rating Drops By 25% – Report

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli’s approval rating has dropped by 25 per cent in the past one year, a Twaweza report reveals. According to the report which was released on Thursday, seven out of ten citizens (71%) approve of the perform…

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli's approval rating has dropped by 25 per cent in the past one year, a Twaweza report reveals. According to the report which was released on Thursday, seven out of ten citizens (71%) approve of the performance of President Magufuli since taking office. This is down from 96% in June 2016.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Ray of Hope for Three Karatu Accident Survivors

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Three pupils from Lucky Vincent Primary and Secondary School, who survived a tragic road accident in Karatu two months ago, are doing well as they continue with their rehabilitation, according to their nurse.

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Three pupils from Lucky Vincent Primary and Secondary School, who survived a tragic road accident in Karatu two months ago, are doing well as they continue with their rehabilitation, according to their nurse.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Bus Crashes in South Africa Killing One and Injures 34

[The Herald] Beitbridge -One person died while 34 others were injured, two of them seriously, when the driver of a Munhenzva bus they were travelling in lost control leading to the vehicle overturning near Tweefontein, some 20km outside Polokwane town …

[The Herald] Beitbridge -One person died while 34 others were injured, two of them seriously, when the driver of a Munhenzva bus they were travelling in lost control leading to the vehicle overturning near Tweefontein, some 20km outside Polokwane town in South Africa.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Messages, ‘Missing Evidence’, Relationships Probed in Wellington Fire Deaths

[News24Wire] Several exchanges between a Wellington wife, who died in a fire in May, and those close to her, as well as the movement of certain pieces of potential evidence, are now under scrutiny.

[News24Wire] Several exchanges between a Wellington wife, who died in a fire in May, and those close to her, as well as the movement of certain pieces of potential evidence, are now under scrutiny.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Deputy President to Attend Lesotho Inauguration

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy President and SADC Facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday join regional and international leaders in Lesotho for the inauguration of the Prime Minister-elect Tom Thabane, the Presidency confirmed on Thursday.

[SAnews.gov.za] Pretoria -Deputy President and SADC Facilitator Cyril Ramaphosa will on Friday join regional and international leaders in Lesotho for the inauguration of the Prime Minister-elect Tom Thabane, the Presidency confirmed on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

Economic Transformation to Push Forward – Finance Minister

[News24Wire] It would be a mistake to react to the recession by focusing only on the growth of established business and letting economic transformation fall by the wayside, said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday.

[News24Wire] It would be a mistake to react to the recession by focusing only on the growth of established business and letting economic transformation fall by the wayside, said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba on Thursday.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

12-Month Deadline to Reach 30% Black Mine Ownership

[News24Wire] Mining companies will have 12 months to adhere to the new 30% black ownership requirement set out in the new Mining Charter that will be gazetted on Thursday, said Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.

[News24Wire] Mining companies will have 12 months to adhere to the new 30% black ownership requirement set out in the new Mining Charter that will be gazetted on Thursday, said Mineral Resources Minister Mosebenzi Zwane.

source: AllAfrica News: South Africa

‘Resolute’ Welwitschias Beat Italy in Nations Cup

[New Era] Windhoek -In a superb display characterised by teamwork, determination and ardent fervour, Namibia’s senior rugby team, the Welwitschias (not the second-stringers Windhoek Draught Welwitschias who are currently participating in the Currie Cup…

[New Era] Windhoek -In a superb display characterised by teamwork, determination and ardent fervour, Namibia's senior rugby team, the Welwitschias (not the second-stringers Windhoek Draught Welwitschias who are currently participating in the Currie Cup) yesterday delivered a breathtaking performance to brush aside Italy 38-22 during their Nations Cup clash in Montevideo, Uruguay.

source: AllAfrica News: Namibia