Kikwete wants Uongozi Institute revert to old name

Dar es Salaam, May 18 -- DAR ES SALAAM: FORMER President Jakaya Kikwete has urged the government and management of the Uongozi Institute to revert to its original name, Institute of Leadership in Afri... Read More

How financial sector grapples with internet disruptions

Dar es Salaam, May 16 -- TANZANIA: SOME commercial banks and mobile telephone companies advised customers to use alternative channels as mobile apps and internet banking services remained down for the... Read More

Universities instructed on financial literacy plans

Dar es Salaam, April 19 -- DAR ES SALAAM: THE Deputy Minister for Education, Science and Technology, Omary Kipanga has directed higher learning institutions to work with the Bank of Tanzania in evalua... Read More

BoT: Rate hike wont affect banks lending

Dar es Salaam, April 9 -- DAR ES SALAAM: THE rise in central bank rate from 5.5 to 6 per cent for the second quarter of this year will not divert the banks appetite to lending to the private sector, a... Read More

BoT raises key interest rate to control inflation

Dar es Salaam, April 5 -- DAR ES SALAAM: THE Bank of Tanzania (BoT) has raised its key interest rate from 5.5 per cent to 6 per cent to curb inflationary pressures from global economic developments de... Read More

Fertiliser import bill soars as global prices rise

Dar es Salaam, April 2 -- TANZANIA import bill for fertilisers is sharply increasing as global prices of the agriculture inputs soared to record high. According to Bank of Tanzania (BoT) statistics, ... Read More

Samia champions clean cooking energy initiative in Africa

Dar es Salaam, March 19 -- TANZANIA: THE global clean cooking energy campaign received a massive boost at the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, in November of la... Read More

How Samia navigated multiple economic headwinds

Dar es Salaam, March 19 -- TANZANIA: THREE years ago, Samia Suluhu Hassan was sworn in as Tanzanias first female president, making history as the first woman to hold the top job in the East African co... Read More

Tanzania ramps up efforts to boost exports to UK

Dar es Salaam, March 15 -- DAR ES SALAAM: AS part of the efforts to boost exports to UK, the government plans to host an important stakeholders meeting in Dar es Salaam to chart out strategies to full... Read More

How Tanzania can turn raising population to opportunity

Dar es Salaam, March 13 -- DAR ES SALAAM: TANZANIAS population will double every 23 years to put immense pressure on education, healthcare and food if the current high birth rate continues, the World ... Read More