In The Spotlight
THE government has signed a 440bn/- loan agreement with the World Bank (WB) through its International Development Association (IDA) for the Tanzania Productive Social Safety Net (PSSN) project which falls under the Tanzania Social Action Fund (TASAF).
THE Bank of Tanzania (BoT) will continue pursuing prudent monetary policy in 2016/17 to keep inflation close to the medium-term target of 5 per cent, while ensuring that liquidity level is consistent with demands of various economic activities.
THE East African Business Council (EABC) demands Kenya to compensate Uganda and Rwanda traders whose properties worth over $47 million were destroyed during the 2008 post-election chaos.
Kagera Regional Commissioner (RC), Mr Salim Kijuu has directed residents in the region to take necessary precaution and guard the borders, taking into consideration that it borders four East African Community (ECA) member countries namely Rwanda, Burundi, Uganda and Kenya.
RESIDENTS of Manila village in Rorya District, Mara Region have opened a new chapter in their neighbourhood. They no longer have to bear the brunt of ‘living in the dark’ after a new solar power named Firefly came to their rescue.
“Since 2005, Venezuela has provided ‘heating oil’ through subsidies for low income communities in the United States, thanks to our company, CITGO.