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Tanzania Arabica Coffee Prices Rise

| September 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

AVERAGE arabica coffee prices in Tanzania, Africa’s fourth-largest producer, edged higher at auction after prices rose in the New York coffee market, the country’s coffee board said on Tuesday. Prices of the robusta variety of beans fell at the same auction. The east African nation, which ranks behind Ethiopia, Uganda and Ivory Coast in output, […]

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Tanzania arabica coffee prices rise

| September 25, 2014 | 0 Comments

Tanzania arabica coffee prices rise Details Published on Thursday, 25 September 2014 07:41 Written by DAILY NEWS Reporter Hits: 143 AVERAGE arabica coffee prices in Tanzania, Africa’s fourth-largest producer, edged higher at auction after prices rose in the New York coffee market, the country’s coffee board said on Tuesday. Prices of the robusta variety of […]

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Tanzania advised on importance of expertise in gas exploitation

| September 19, 2014 | 0 Comments

The Lord Mayor of the City of London, Alderman Fiona Woolf CBE, who was in a country last week has said that as Tanzania’s gas industry is rapidly expanding, it is crucial for the country to ensure that it has the necessary skills and expertise to capitalise on the rare opportunity.  Click here to read […]

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Gas firms suffer setback in case with Dar businessman

| September 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gas firms suffer setback in case with Dar businessman Details Published on Saturday, 13 September 2014 01:05 Written by Faustine Kapama Hits: 119 THREE foreign gas exploration companies have lost their first legal battle in the case lodged by Tanzanian businessman, Moto Mabanga in a bid to protect his interests in three gas blocks situated […]

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UK to help preserve Tanzania’s 137 tonnes of stockpiled ivory

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

In what seems to be a new development in the government’s decision to destroy 137 tonnes of stockpiled ivory in conformity with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), yesterday it accepted a UK offer to help it preserve the tusks. The UK Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds, who was in the country […]

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UK to help preserve Tanzania’s 137 tonnes of stockpiled ivory

| July 13, 2014 | 0 Comments

In what seems to be a new development in the government’s decision to destroy 137 tonnes of stockpiled ivory in conformity with the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES), yesterday it accepted a UK offer to help it preserve the tusks. The UK Minister for Africa Mark Simmonds, who was in the country […]

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PM Pinda sets out new central railway plans

| July 12, 2014 | 0 Comments

The government has put in strategic plans to build a new railway line from Dar es Salaam to Mwanza linking central regions up to Burundi via Isaka, Prime Minister Mizengo Pinda said yesterday. The premier made the statement at Reading in London, UK, when he talked to Tanzanians living there in a meeting at the […]

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To fly to Kigoma three times a week, Nairobi fourteen times

| July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Precision Air has announced the resumption of flights to Kigoma and increased frequencies between Mwanza and Nairobi effective from next month. According to a statement availed to The Guardian yesterday by the airline’s Group Managing Director and CEO, Sauda Rajab the Swala tailed airline will be operating three flights a week from its mini hub […]

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New offshore Tanzania gas find lifts LNG resource

| June 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

Offshore staff LONDON – BG has discovered more gas offshore Tanzania in the Taachui structure on the western boundary of block 1. According to partner Ophir Energy the drillship Deepsea Metro I drilled Taachui-1 and the subsequent ST1 side track to a TD of 4,215 m (13,829 ft) MD. The well encountered gas in a […]

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Malawi High Commissioner to Tanzania dies: Gomile-Chidyaonga

| May 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

Malawi High Commissioner to Tanzania, Flossy Gomile-Chidyaonga has dies, Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed to Nyasa Times. “It is with deep regret that the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation informs the general public of the passing on of High Commissioner Flossie Gomile Chidyaonga in Dar-es-Salaam this afternoon, after a short illness,” spokesman […]

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