In The Spotlight
TANZANIA Ports Authority (TPA) will soon embark on Electronic Single Window System (eSWS) to facilitate international trade through simplified flow of information between traders and government institutions.
PRIVATE sector has been urged to observe the principles of capital loans by using them for proposed projects to easily repay them timely.
WORKS, Transport and Communication Ministry yesterday presented its 4.2tri/- budget estimates for the 2018/19 fiscal year, focusing on improved aviation and railway transport in the country.
NATIONAL Under-20 team, Ngorongoro Heroes have advanced to the CAF U-20 second round after eliminating Democratic Republic of Congo in the second leg match in Kinshasa later Sunday.
I am an expatriate working in Tanzania and like to spend my weekend fishing with my son. Recently I was told by my colleague that fishing of whatever nature is not allowed without getting a licence, particularly a foreigner like me and that I could get myself into serious legal trouble. Is this true?ER, Mtwara
SURFACE and Marine Transport Regulatory Authority (SUMATRA) idea to connect all public upcountry buses with a Vehicle Tracking System (VTS) is a welcome move that will not only improve profit to the bus owners, check routing of unscrupulous drivers, and guarantee standard customer service in the industry, but also it is a modern technology that is relied on in many modern States for efficiency in business.
UNEVEN performance of some listed companies is directly affecting investors’ appetite to invest at the stocks on the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange (DSE).
IN a surprising move, Arusha-based prominent Advocate Median Mwale and three other appellants have gone to the Court of Appeal, challenging the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP)'s decision to drop the 40bn/- fraud and money laundering trial they were facing.
THE European Union has praised Tanzania for being awarded the first Geopark in East Africa, saying it was a major milestone for the country and entire Sub-Saharan Region.
YOUR children will grow up someday and it is important that when they do, they are well equipped to be independent, reliable and responsible adults. The moulding of this ideal adult starts now! Bringing up children is usually a rush to provide the best education, clothing, nutrition and healthcare but there are also characters that you need to instill in your child at a young age that will help them later in life.
ABOUT a couple of years back, I was walking past a University campus and a girl, obviously a student, approached me. I thought maybe it was someone I knew but I couldn’t place her. She was may be in her early twenties and quite good looking. After the greeting, she said, “Mzee, samahani, naomba unisaidie nauli ya kurudia hostel.” Fortunately, I had something in my pockets and I gave her something with a bit to spare.