Category: Business

Zanzibar Government Supports Tourism Promotion in the Gulf

Zanzibar Government Supports Tourism Promotion in the Gulf

Luxury Travel Adventure Travel Safaris Holidays Family Holidays MICE As part of ongoing efforts to promote Zanzibar in the Gulf region, the Government of Zanzibar has granted funds for the Arabian Travel Market exhibition in Dubai to be held 24-27 April 2017. Zanzibar will be returning for the second time, though this time jointly with the Zanzibar Commission for Tourism […]

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TAMFI successfully hosts the second East Africa Microfinance Summit

The Tanzania Association of Microfinance Institutions (TAMFI) in collaboration with East Africa Microfinance Network (EAMFINET) is hosting the second East Africa Microfinance Summit. EAMFINET is an umbrella organization for Microfinance Associations in Rwanda (AMIR), Kenya (AMFI-K), Uganda (AMFIU), Burundi (RIM) and Tanzania (TAMFI). The summit started on 2nd and ended on 4th November 2016. Tamfi members and other microfinance stakeholders […]

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Dr Reginald Mengi

Dr Reginald Mengi’s summon before the high court: He is not director, shareholder of the principal party in the case (KM Prospecting Limited)

When we received a copy of the judgment we discovered that the judgment had no date. In law a judgment that is not dated is not a judgment at all. In other words it is invalid and it cannot be appealed against and the other side cannot execute such a judgment. STATEMENT BY DEOGRATIAS RINGIA ADVOCATE REGARDING NEWS BEING CIRCULATED […]

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Tracking impact – IITA technologies lift over 4 million people in Africa out of poverty

Tracking impact – IITA technologies lift over 4 million people in Africa out of poverty

Poverty reduction is one of IITA’s key performance indicators and the studies are part of efforts to track and document the Institute’s progress towards achieving its vision of lifting 11.6 million of population out from poverty by 2020 as spelt out in its refreshed strategy 28 June 2016, Dar es Salaam – Evidence from research have shown that IITA had—by […]

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Standard Chartered launches Africa’s most extensive roll out of mobile and online banking

Standard Chartered launches Africa’s most extensive roll out of mobile and online banking

Digital Banking made easier, faster and safer for over 1 million clients across 8 markets June 9, 2016: Standard Chartered Bank (SC.com) is bringing its newest mobile and online banking platform to 1 million clients across 8 African markets, the most extensive digital rollout of its kind in Africa by an international bank. Supported by the Bank’s global-standard technology, clients […]

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Kenya Airways and ECAir have decided to collaborate closely in the near future

More than 300 participants attended the 47th General Assembly of African Airlines Association (AFRAA) BRAZZAVILLE, Congo (Republic of the), November 11, 2015/ — Fatima Beyina-Moussa, CEO of ECAir, Equatorial Congo Airlines, (www.flyecair.com), the national airline of the Republic of Congo, chaired the proceedings of the 47th General Assembly of the African Airlines Association (AFRAA). The event, under the high patronage […]

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TANESCO’s Managing Director to address Tanzania’s leading investors at forum for power sector development this December

TANESCO’s Managing Director to address Tanzania’s leading investors at forum for power sector development this December

As Tanzania’s leaders are praised for its peaceful handling of elections, an increasing number of projects are appearing which show case a country that is maturing, growing in confidence and cooperating with the right kind of partners to help it achieve its long-termm goal of becoming a regional hub. The Powering Africa: Tanzania investment briefing will take place from 3-4 […]

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Malawi takes key step to advance digital payments and drive inclusive growth

Malawi takes key step to advance digital payments and drive inclusive growth

Government, private sector, mobile operators and development organizations convene to establish a plan for the future LILONGWE, Malawi, April 30, 2015 Today, Malawi took a significant step towards creating a digital payment ecosystem in order to address poverty and drive inclusive growth. An event organized by the Government of Malawi with the United Nations Capital Development Fund’s (UNCDF) Better Than […]

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Creating future scenarios to inform Tanzania’s new environment policy

Creating future scenarios to inform Tanzania’s new environment policy

Morogoro, Tanzania, 17 February. Policy -makers, researchers, and development practitioners are developing scenarios for the future in socio-economics, food security, and climate to help to review the new Environmental Policy of Tanzania to ensure it is resilient to climate change. The scenarios created will help to identify and address any gaps in the new policy. This is at a workshop […]

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Quantitative Easing Necessary but Not Sufficient, Say Leading Economists

Quantitative Easing Necessary but Not Sufficient, Say Leading Economists

Europe making progress, but needs structural reforms and fiscal stimulus US economy strengthening, but room for rate hikes is limited Spain is a model for structural reforms Davos-Klosters, Switzerland, 22 January 2015 – Business leaders and policy-makers gathered for the 45th World Economic Forum Annual Meeting in Davos-Klosters told participants that Europe needs quantitative easing but that monetary policy alone […]

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