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Tanzania’s mobile phone subscriptions rise to nearly 44m

Dar es Salaam (Reuters) Tanzania’s mobile phone subscriptions rose to 43.67 million in the three months ending in June, a 4.7 per cent increase...

Death toll in Tanzania fuel tanker explosion climbs to 89

Dares Salaam (Xinhua) The number of people killed in a fuel tanker explosion in Morogoro, Tanzania, has risen to 89 on Thursday, an official...

Tanzania reinstates controversial sanitary pad tax

By Susie Berya On June 13, Tanzania’s Minister of Finance and Planning, Phillipo Mpango, announced the decision to reinstate a tax on sanitary pads in the 2019/2020...

Tanzania parliament moves to restrict human rights

Tanzania’s parliament on Friday begun deliberating a bill which, if passed into law, would have dire implications for human rights in the country, said...

Tanzania, Egypt sign $3bn deal to build mega hydroelectricity project

Dar Es Salaam (Xinhua) Tanzanian authorities on Wednesday signed a three-billion dollar landmark deal with an Egyptian company for the construction of the Stiegler’s...

Tanzania loses Denmark aid, World Bank loans over human rights concerns

Tanzania’s second-biggest donor Denmark said it would withhold 10 million dollars worth of aid funds, citing concerns over human rights abuses and “unacceptable homophobic comments’’ made by a government official.

27 Million Tanzanians now have access to improved water services

Access to basic and safely managed water services in Tanzania has improved, according to a new report released on Thursday this week by the...

13,369 ghost workers found in Tanzania

Dar-es-salam (Xinhua) The Government of Tanzania on Tuesday said it had removed 13,369 ghost workers from its payroll after discovering that they were either...

Power outage: Dangote gets coal mining licence in Tanzania

By Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzania has awarded a coal mining licence to the local unit of Nigeria's Dangote Cement as part...

China’s Sinoma to build $1 bln cement plant in Tanzania

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - China's state-run Sinoma International Engineering Co. will start work in May to build a $1 billion cement factory in...

Tanzania scraps Government Christmas cards to save cash

DAR ES SALAAM (Reuters) - Tanzanian officials will not be allowed to send out the usual government printed Christmas and New Year cards this...

Tanzania’s Dar es Salaam port to handle 25% more cargo in...

By Fumbuka Ng'wanakilala DODOMA, Tanzania (Reuters) - Cargo volumes at Dar es Salaam port are expected to rise as much as 25 percent this year,...

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