In The Spotlight
THE East African Community (EAC) Committee on Customs has agreed on full implementation of Single Customs Territory system (SCT) effective 31 July, this year, to enable faster clearance of goods and reduce the cost of doing business in the region.
- SGR, FLYOVERS AND MEGA ROAD PROJECTS ON THE SPOTLIGHT
- MINISTRY UNVEILS MASSIVE 4.5TRL BUDGET
THE Ministry of Works, Transport and Communication has unveiled a massive 4.5trl/- budget, which among other things, will cover flagship infrastructure development in the 2017/2018 fiscal year.
WE have just marked the 53rd anniversary of the founding of the United Republic of Tanzania. This country known as Tanzania is beyond half a century old today.
THE East African Community Secretariat has saved 3.4 m/ US dollar by cutting down travel expenses in 10 month period. The EAC secretariat said in a statement on Wednesday that it had significantly reduced traveling expenses in the period running from May 2016 to February 2017 compared to a similar period from May 2015 to February 2016.
MAJOR cement producers struggled in the market last year with declining profit after sales revenue slumped due to intense competition and lower government spending on infrastructure projects.
MWANZA Regional Commissioner (RC) John Mongella has challenged the city traders to adhere to procedures issued by the regional authorities instead of operating haphazardly in unauthorised areas.
AN education expert has asked the government to set up a plan that will ensure quality assurance experts regularly visit schools in the country to monitor the teaching and learning process for better development. In line with that, the move will ensure better maintenance of infrastructure and other school facilities.
SINGITA Grumeti’s commitment to conservation, development and community outreach come together in perfect harmony in the establishment of the Singita Grumeti Environmental Educational Center in Tanzania.The Center serves to engage and educate the community’s next generation of leaders on the importance of a balanced, sustainable ecosystem. The center conducts approximately 25 week-long courses per year which are attended by 300 youth from the 26 secondary schools in nearby districts border.
BENJAMIN Mkapa Foundation (BMF) has constructed nearly 500 houses as part of an effort to help address a chronic shortage of staff quarters for health professionals across the country.