Tag: Daily News

Tanzania: Mtwara Cement Plant to Offer 10000 Jobs

| January 16, 2015 | 0 Comments

OVER 10,000 people are expected to be employed directly and indirectly at the Dangote Cement Factory at Msijute area in Mtwara Region, which is slated to commence production in August. The factory, which is owned by Africa’s richest person, Alhaj Aliko Dangote, has as well announced plans to improve social amenities in Mtwara region by […]

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TRA Hails Construction Pace, Quality of Rukwa Roads

| January 4, 2015 | 0 Comments

By Peti Siyame Sumbawanga — TANROADS in Rukwa Region has hailed the quality and pace of constructing four major roads with a total length of 151 kilometres. The projects include the Sumbawanga-Matai-Kasanga port road running along the shores of Lake Tanganyika in Kalambo District covering 112 kilometres and the highway linking Tunduma-Laela-Sumbawanga. The highway, which […]

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ATC Passengers Stranded At JNIA

| December 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

HUNDREDS of passengers scheduled to travel by Air Tanzania flights have remained stranded in Dar es Salaam for about four days due to failure by pilots to report to work after their Christmas break, officials said. The passengers were due to fly on December 27 from Dar es Salaam to The Comoros and other destinations […]

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Online shopping becoming popular in Tanzania

| December 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

Online shopping becoming popular in Tanzania UNIVERSITY students can now acquire knowledge on e-commerce and how to open virtual shops and boost their sales thanks to an initiative from a local online shopping platform, Kaymu. According to a statement made available to the ‘Daily News,’ the initiative dubbed ‘Kaym University’ compres six sessions which cover […]

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Rules to Check Handset Promo

| October 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Alvar Mwakyusa FOLLOWING public outcry over what has been described as continuous and annoying phone calls and text messages for various promotions from mobile phone operators, the government is drafting guidelines to curb the malpractice. A number of clients have even complained that they have been charged fees for the services forced upon them […]

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Fish supply declines in Dar after weather warnin

| September 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

Fish supply declines in Dar after weather warnin Details Published on Tuesday, 02 September 2014 03:00 Written by JIMMY LWANGILI Hits: 206 PORTERS scramble for fish from a boat that docked on the shallow waters of the Indian Ocean at Magogoni International Fish Market in Dar es Salaam on Monday. Fish prices shoot up as […]

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Fish Supply Declines in Dar After Weather Warnin

| September 2, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Jimmy Lwangili FISH prices in Dar es Salaam has gone up after supply at the ferry market declined a day after the Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) warned of strong winds at the entire coastal belt of the country. ‘Daily News’ survey at the fish market at Magogoni showed there was a sharp decline in […]

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Dar steps up Ebola alert as entry points fortified

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Dar steps up Ebola alert as entry points fortified Details Published on Monday, 11 August 2014 00:27 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 39 THE government has stepped up capacity of health professionals at all points of entry across the country in an effort to check the spread of Ebola. According to the Ministry Health […]

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Financial Institutions Urged to Extend Wings to Cover Rural Farmers

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

By Christopher Majaliwa Lindi — PRIVATE Agricultural Sector Support (PASS)–an entity working to stimulate increased growth of private commercial farmers and agribusiness in thecountry want financial institutions to extend wings to rural farmers and offer loans to make such activities more sustainable. Acting Managing Director, Mr Killo Lusewa told the ‘Daily News’ that there had […]

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Team to reform irrigation farming formed

| August 9, 2014 | 0 Comments

Team to reform irrigation farming formed Details Published on Saturday, 09 August 2014 00:59 Written by CHRISTOPHER MAJALIWA in Lindi Hits: 110 THE country utilizes only 1.6 per cent of the land which is suitable for irrigation farming, it has been revealed. The Acting Director of Irrigation and Technical Service Department, Mr Seth Lusweme told […]

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