Kenya Leads As EAC Member States Roll Out Budget Plans

[Daily News] FINANCE Ministers of East African Community (EAC) member states yesterday simultaneously presented their budget estimates for financial year 2018/2019 in which Kenya leads other countries with a financial plan of 66trl/-. Tanzania is the s…

[Daily News] FINANCE Ministers of East African Community (EAC) member states yesterday simultaneously presented their budget estimates for financial year 2018/2019 in which Kenya leads other countries with a financial plan of 66trl/-. Tanzania is the second in the regional bloc with a budget of 32.5trl/-, followed by Uganda at 18.9trl/- and Rwanda at 12.4trl/-.

It’s Industrial Drive Stimulating Budget

[Daily News] THE Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Philip Mpango, yesterday unveiled a 32.47trl/- budget themed “to build an industrial economy that will stimulate employment and sustainable social welfare.”The budget speech prioritises utilisation…

[Daily News] THE Minister for Finance and Planning, Dr Philip Mpango, yesterday unveiled a 32.47trl/- budget themed "to build an industrial economy that will stimulate employment and sustainable social welfare."The budget speech prioritises utilisation of locally available raw materials, notable from agriculture, livestock and fisheries whereas locally imported products will stagnant excise duty compared to imported ones.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

UK Directs Its Citizens to Leave Somalia

[Shabelle] The UK has directed all its citizens to leave Somalia warning of possible terror attacks and kidnappings adding security in the Horn of Africa country remained volatile.

[Shabelle] The UK has directed all its citizens to leave Somalia warning of possible terror attacks and kidnappings adding security in the Horn of Africa country remained volatile.

source: AllAfrica News: Somalia

Ministry Commissions Consultancy of Three Institutions

[Daily News] THREE higher learning institutions have been commissioned by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology to carry out consultancy services of the state of nature of the all community development colleges. The Deputy Minister of Educa…

[Daily News] THREE higher learning institutions have been commissioned by the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology to carry out consultancy services of the state of nature of the all community development colleges. The Deputy Minister of Education, Mr William Ole Nasha said the findings will give the government a clear picture of state of affairs of the institutes so that it can do better planning.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Project to Eradicate Njombe Water Woes in Final Stages

[Daily News] MINISTER of Water and Irrigation, Mr Issac Kamwelwe, said they have secured a 500-million US dollar soft loan from India to cater for water projects in 17 municipalities countrywide as the government is determined to end water woes. He sai…

[Daily News] MINISTER of Water and Irrigation, Mr Issac Kamwelwe, said they have secured a 500-million US dollar soft loan from India to cater for water projects in 17 municipalities countrywide as the government is determined to end water woes. He said the money will be used for setting up infrastructures that will ensure availability and reliability of water to the area residents.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

Zanzibar Now Produces More First Grade Cloves

[Daily News] MEMBERS of the House of Representatives was informed here yesterday that ongoing efforts to revive cloves has led to production of first grade cloves which fetch good prices in the world market. Mr Hassan Khamis Hafidh, the Deputy Minister…

[Daily News] MEMBERS of the House of Representatives was informed here yesterday that ongoing efforts to revive cloves has led to production of first grade cloves which fetch good prices in the world market. Mr Hassan Khamis Hafidh, the Deputy Minister for Trade and Industries, informed the House that 2017/2018 harvest, until April 30, the Zanzibar State Trade Corporation (ZSTC) bought 8292.2 tons of first grade cloves, arguably the highest ever.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania

ZIFF Has Opens Registration for Workshops

[Citizen] The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) 2018 has opened registration for a range of exciting and educational workshops as part of its on-going commitment to developing and uplifting the East African film industry.

[Citizen] The Zanzibar International Film Festival (ZIFF) 2018 has opened registration for a range of exciting and educational workshops as part of its on-going commitment to developing and uplifting the East African film industry.

source: AllAfrica News: Tanzania