THE GUARDIAN

Millions of people risk being left behind by economic growth, and in a world of finite resources the wealthiest cannot continue to expect more and more without hurting the rest.

09Aug 2016
Muharram Macatta
The Guardian
From 2002 to 2011, China's GDP grew by 150 per cent, compared to the US which grew by 15 per cent. However, it's GDP per capita relative to the US only went from 3 per cent to 11 per cent. Even at...

Finance and Planning minister Dr Philip Mpango. The government plans to spend 8trn/- on national debt servicing in the current financial year.

09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
• In a March 2016 report on the stability of the financial sector, the Bank of Tanzania (BoT) says debt servicing in a period of one year will amount to 1.6 per cent of GDP or US$773.5 million
The central bank attributes the recent escalation of this debt portfolio to mainly exchange rate pressures that saw the shilling weakening significantly against major currencies most of last year...
09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
• With an estimated 54 trillion cubic feet of natural gas reserves—expected to more than double over the next two years—Tanzania has quickly become one of the world’s energy hotspots
The recently discovered natural gas has pushed the Tanzania’s reserve to 54 trillion cubic feet, mainly found in Ruvuma basin in the south east regions of Lindi, Mtwara and parts of Coast Region....

The Commissioner of Insurance, Israel Kamuzora. Insurance serves as a financial intermediary in the national economy worth over 500bn/-.

09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
The company has launched its operations in Arusha, bringing to eight the number of branches in the country, with offices in Dar es Salaam, Mwanza, Dodoma, Mbeya, and Mtwara, with more branches...
09Aug 2016
Beatrice Philemon
The Guardian
Yetu Microfinance Bank Plc managing director Altemius Millinga told ‘Smart Money’ that the three-day training was offered to farmers from Ruvuma, Singida, Tanga, Coast, Dar es Salaam and...

Meshack Mwankemwa

09Aug 2016
Japheth Kazenga
The Guardian
Dr es Salaam-based boxing promoter Musa Haruna, organised the ten-round fight. Mwankemwa was impressive for the better part of the fight, with judges, Ally Bakari, Kondo Nassor and Mwinyi Mila,...
09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
He said the need for changes should be done in an effort to reach many people especially at grassroots level. Makore said the current set up of boxing has failed to bring impact to the nation...
09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
In an email message availed by the Tanzania Football Federation’s information officer Alfred Lucas yesterday, Yanga look to have overlooked the August 6 players’ registration deadline. He said...

PRIME Minister Kassim Majaliwa

09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
On a similar vein, the premier urged business people to report TRA officials who hike tax rates. He gave the directive over the weekend at a meeting with government officials from seven regions...
09Aug 2016
Crispin Gerald
The Guardian
The Human Rights and Business Report 2015 said that CSR includes an obligation to pay back to the community as a way of supporting the well being of the surroundings in which the business or...

EAC deputy secretary general in charge of productive and social sectors, Jesca Eriyo

09Aug 2016
Edward Qorro
The Guardian
apparels and leather products ahead of the phasing-out of second-hand materials. On a tour of the A to Z Textile Mills Limited plant in Arusha, the EAC deputy secretary general in charge of...

finance and Planning Minister Dr Phillip Mpango

09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
“As we (government) have been saying, please pay tax and learn to demand receipts whenever you buy or sell anything. After doing that, you can question the government if no development is coming to...
09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Under the agreement, Kibaran will be the sole supplier of Tanzanian graphite to Sojitz for distribution into markets including Japan, Korea and Taiwan. Sojitz, in turn, is a major supplier of raw...
09Aug 2016
Henry Mwangonde
The Guardian
Experts warn that trying to auction all state-owned properties at a go could cause Dar es Salaam's real estate bubble to burst
triggered concerns among property investors that it may cause the real estate boom in Tanzania's commercial capital to wobble and even crash. Dar es Salaam currently resembles a giant concrete...
09Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
Simba celebrated their day with four goals comprehensive demolition over visiting AFC Leopards to give their home fans a sweet pre-season friendly bash. Ajib, playing with huge confidence before a...
08Aug 2016
By Guardian Reporter
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Directors underscored the critical role that trade plays in facilitating movement of food commodities from surplus production areas to deficit areas that offer markets for the producers. The...
08Aug 2016
By Guardian Reporter
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President Conde, who is also the NEPAD Agency’s Fisheries and Aquaculture Champion, urged African ambassadors and permanent representatives to the United Nations agencies based in Rome to advocate...
08Aug 2016
By Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
COFI’s thirty-second session convened on 11 July and drew to a close on 15 July on a high note for Africa, with the election of Mr André Loua from Guinea as its first Vice-Chairperson. The Africa...
08Aug 2016
Editor
The Guardian
Besides winning medals, the Games are staged every after four years with a view of strengthening cohesion, relationship, interaction and utmost, peace across the world. Tanzania has been fielding...

Female genital mutilation (FGM) traditional surgeon in Kapchorwa, Uganda speaking to a reporter. The women in this area are being trained by the civil society organisation REACH in how to educate people to stop the practice.

08Aug 2016
The Guardian Reporter
The Guardian
with a new action plan signed this week by Pan African Parliament (PAP) representatives and the U.N. Population Fund (UNFPA) to end FGM as well as underage marriage. The UNFPA has already...

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