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    Accept credit cards for better business, tourists urge 

    The article (2009) reports on the stress made by tourists coming into the country on the need for acceptance of credit cards at tourist establishments like hotels and increase the availability of Automated Teller Machines ...
    Author: Tambwe, Masembe
    Publishing Date: 2009-07-24
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Are EA ministers visionaries or in denial? 

    The article gives highlights of the East African countries budget performance while noting high inflation and budget deficit. Budget speech from member states shows the countries failed to finance their own budget and ...
    Author: Kisero, Jaindi
    Publishing Date: 2012-06-18
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Bank Credit to private sector lowest in decade 

    According to this 2010 newspaper article loans and credit from banks to the private sector decreased by 8.8 percent between the months of September and October 2009. The article references the Bank of Tanzania’s (BoT) ...
    Author: Gumbo, Perege
    Publishing Date: 2010-01-04
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Bank out to support small businesses 

    In this 2011 article the Bank of Africa (BOA) Tanzania Limited announces it has secured USD 4.5.million from PROPARCO to finance long-term loans for its small-medium enterprise (SME) clients.BOA’s Assistant General Manager ...
    Author: Philemon, Beatrice
    Publishing Date: 2011-07-22
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Bank plans special window for youths' agribusinesses 

    This 2011 newspaper article reports on the Cooperative,Rural and Development Bank Plc (CRDB)’s performance during a press conference with the Bank’s Managing Director (MD) in Dar es salaam, Tanzania. The MD announced plans ...
    Author: Shekighenda, Lydia
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-04
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Bank requirements and governance in microfinance institutions in Tanzania and Kenya 

    This (2015) paper explores measures used by banks to monitor and control Microfinance Institutions (MFI)s-partners in addition to assessing MFI governance-related reactions to bank requirements in Kenya and Tanzania. As ...
    Author: Ishengoma, Esther K; Towo, Nathaniel S
    Publishing Date: 2015-07
    Publisher: Research Gate
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    Document type: Journal

    Bank suspends loans to Singida tobacco co-ops 

    This 2012 article explains the reasons why The Cooperative Rural and Development Bank (CRDB) Plc suspended access to loans and credit for tobacco farming to primary cooperative societies in Singida region. Leadership of ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-09-28
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Bank-specific, industry-specific and macroeconomic determinants of bank efficiency in Tanzania: A two stage analysis 

    This study from School of Accounting, Dongbei University of finance and Economics is to investigate the effect of bank specific, industry-specific and macroeconomic variables of commercial banks' efficiency. Data envelopment ...
    Author: Raphael, Gwahula
    Publishing Date: 2013
    Publisher: European Journal of Business and Management
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    Document type: Journal

    Banks urged to rise lending to agriculture 

    Prime Minister Mizengo Pinda has called upon commercial banks to provide more loans to agriculture and to narrow the spread between deposit and lending rates to encourage prospective customers to save and borrow money. He ...
    Author: Karega, Victor
    Publishing Date: 2009-08-31
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Banks urged to support Kilimo Kwanza 

    The Executive Director of Doric Group Africa Mr Peter Morgan organized special banker’s gala in Arusha. He said ‘the event which will be taking place in series, aim to break the wall separating bankers and other organization ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-03-12
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Banks urgued to spur economic development 

    Finance and Economic Affairs Minister Mustafa Mkullo yesterday during launch of Tanzania Postal Bank’s (TPB) mobile banking service dubbed TPB popote challenged banks and financial institutions to be creative and innovative ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-24
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Banks’ Trade Financing and its Contribution to SMEs Development in Tanzania 

    This paper from Economics Department, The Mwalimu Nyerere Memorial Academy explores the Banks’ trade finance and its contribution to SMEs development in Tanzania with reflection in Dar es Salaam region. Data for study were ...
    Author: Lwidiko, Badi; K, Moses Ayub; Samwel, Lunyelele; Vicent, Marystella
    Publishing Date: 2014
    Publisher: European Journal of Business and Management
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    Document type: Journal

    BOT establishes SMEs credit guarantee scheme 

    Bank of Tanzania (BoT) has established Small and Medium Enterprises Credit Guarantee Scheme to support farmers with an enabling environment. The goal is to increase access to finance to accelerate economic growth and job ...
    Author: Navuri, Angel
    Publishing Date: 2011-08-24
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Call for stakeholders to attend seminar in Dar 

    This newspaper article reports about the call for stakeholders to attend seminar. Members of the private sector and development stakeholders have been urged to register and attend in big numbers a day’s consultative seminar ...
    Author: guardian reporter
    Publishing Date: 2014-02-03
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Capital woes hit Tanzania business 

    The article reports on how availability of capital to businesses remains an uphill task among many other business environments and its related woes despite of existence of national empowerment funds. In the events held in ...
    Author: Sumila, Veneranda
    Publishing Date: 2014-05-15
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Catalysing investment finance for SMEs 

    This particular case study looks at Financial Services Deepening Tanzania’s (FSDT) initiative to establish an effective alternative investment channel of the Dar es Salaam Stock Exchange for micro, small and medium enterprises ...
    Author: FSD Tanzania
    Publishing Date: 2017-03
    Publisher: FSD Tanzania
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    Document type: Research report

    Challenges faced by Dar-es-Salaam Stock Exchange Market in Tanzania 

    This paper identifies challenges faced by Dar-es-Salaam Stock Exchange market in Tanzania. Methodology involved open interview with stock exchange brokers and dealer’s representatives, financial advisors, DSE officers and ...
    Author: Massele, Jared; Darroux, Casius; Jonathani, Henry; Fengju, Xu
    Publishing Date: 2015
    Publisher: IISTE
    Language:
    Document type: Journal

    Challenges facing acquisition of mortage finance in Tanzania: A case study of national housing corporation (Headquaters) 

    The study identifies challenges which affect acquisition of mortgage loans from different financial institution. A detailed literature review was done and a case study was adopted where National Housing Corporation was ...
    Author: Samuel, Faida
    Publishing Date: 2013
    Publisher: Mzumbe university
    Language:
    Document type: Research report

    Commercial Banks Competition in Tanzania: Application of the Modified Panzar-Rosse Model 

    The study reviews commercial banks competition in Tanzania. The study is based on secondary data from the related banks. Findings indicate that there is a negative relationship between efficiency and competition. The ...
    Author: Pastory, Dickson
    Publishing Date: 2014
    Publisher: European Journal of Business and Management
    Language:
    Document type: Journal

    Commercial Banks Efficiency in Tanzania 

    This study examines commercial banks efficiency in Tanzania. This study uses secondary time series data sourced from the Bank of Tanzania annual and quarterly reports. Monthly data for the 1998-2004 period are used. Findings ...
    Author: Aikaeli, Jehovaness
    Publishing Date: 2014-07-21
    Publisher: Bank of Tanzania (BOT)
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    Document type: Journal