Tag: Daily News

Cultural Events to Celebrate China-Tanzania Friendship

| April 24, 2014 | 0 Comments

EIGHTEEN more cultural events will celebrate the 50th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and Tanzania. Four out of the original 23 events prepared for this purpose have already been held. The good start has pleased the organisers at the Chinese Embassy here in Dar es Salaam, where the ‘Daily News’ spoke to their Cultural […]

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Rukwa residents mourn Kalambo DC Chang’a

| April 22, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rukwa residents mourn Kalambo DC Chang’a Details Published on Wednesday, 23 April 2014 00:49 Written by PETI SIYAME in Sumbawanga Hits: 42 THE residents in Rukwa region, mourning the death of Kalambo district commissioner, Moshi Mussa Chang’a (62), have said they have lost a hardworking, candid and courageous leader. A cross-section of the residents interviewed […]

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Rains Damage Rail Line, Disrupt Cargo Train

| April 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

Ruvu — ABOUT 60 goods wagons with a consignment of cement are stranded at Pongwe and Korogwe following extensive damage to the central railway line connecting the three regions of Tanga, Kilimanjaro and Dar es Salaam due to the ongoing heavy rains in Coast Region. Speaking to the ‘Daily News’ in Mng’ong’o village on Wednesday, […]

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Unethical Practices Frustrate Female Opportunity Seekers

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

IN its 2013 Global Corruption Barometer, Transparency International ( TI) placed Tanzania at number 14 on the list of the most corrupt countries in the world. Whether this is the truth of the matter, is subject for discussion. However, the TI did mention media as one of the most corrupt institutions in the country and […]

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Mtwara RC Urges Aggressive Entrepreneurship

| April 11, 2014 | 0 Comments

Mtwara — MTWARA region authorities have called upon Tanzanians to explore opportunities arising from the fast growing gas economy in the southern regions. The Mtwara Regional Commissioner, Mr Joseph Simbakalia, told the ‘Daily News’ in an exclusive interview that the mega projects currently in progress need to be supplied and complimented with variety of goods […]

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Infertility No Justification for Punishing Spouse

| April 3, 2014 | 0 Comments

THREE years into her marriage, Rozina Christopher has not only endured the shame of being a subject of gossips in her neighbourhood, but also a victim of constant beatings by her husband. Rozina’s problem stems from the fact that she has not been able to conceive ever since she got married. A resident of Mkuranga […]

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We Are Not Aware of Tazarabujumbura Plans – Mwakyembe

| March 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

TANZANIA is not aware of the ongoing discussions between Zambia and Burundi on plans to extend the TAZARA line to Bujumbura, the Minister for Transport, Dr Harrison Mwakyembe has said. Dr Mwakyembe told the ‘Daily News’ in an interview that the matter reported by media in Zambia had not been brought in the council of […]

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Tanzania plans to burn poaching trophies

| February 18, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Tanzania Association of Tour Operators (TATO) will collect items made from elephant tusks and rhinoceros horns and burn them in a large-scale operation scheduled for June, Tanzania’s Daily News reported Sunday (February 16th). The exercise is being carried out in connection with a series of anti-poaching operations in Tanzania and aims to raise awareness […]

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Tanzania launches electronic system for exports certification

| February 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tanzania has launched an electronic issuance of Certificate of Origin system (e-CO) for processing exports, discarding the manual system which has been in use for 14 years. The Daily News reports it is expected the system can be applied by several players, including customs administrators, freight forwarders, importers and banks, resulting in simplified operations. The […]

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Shilling Should Be Used in All Transactions – Finance Minister

| January 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

ALL transactions done in the country should be done in shillings which is the only legal tender currency, newly appointed Finance Minister, Saada Mkuya Salum has said. Ms Salum told the ‘Daily News on Saturday’ that she is yet to see a letter written by Dar es Salaam port stakeholders seeking her intervention in a […]

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