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    Abolish skills development levy, employers urge govt 

    This 2013 newspaper article by the Citizen reports on the abolition of skills development levy in Tanzania. The report is based on the speeches provided by the association of Tanzania employers (ATE). The ATE has urged ...
    Author: Sumila, Veneranda
    Publishing Date: 2013-04-11
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    African businesses could competitive if… 

    On June 23, 2009 Daily news reported that, African business could be competitive if African countries and their international partners will increase access to finance, resist pressure to erect trade barriers, upgrade ...
    Author: The Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2009-06-23
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    African economic outlook, Tanzania 

    The African Economic Outlook (2016) reports that, Tanzania economic performance has remained stable and strong over the past decade of 7% growth in 2014 and preliminary estimates indicate the same growth rate in 2015. The ...
    Author: Emenuga, Chidozie; Rogers, Dhliwayo; Charle, Prosper
    Publishing Date: 2016-05-18
    Publisher: African economic outlook
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    Document type: Research report

    Agriculture key to addressing future water and energy needs 

    As pressure on the worlds water resources reaches unsustainable levels in an increasing number of regions, a business-as-usual approach to economic development and natural resource management will no longer be possible, ...
    Author: The Guardian Correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-21
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Agrisol's $100 million land deal opposed by US environment group 

    The aim of this news is to report about an opposition of a leading US environmental group on the planned purchase of 325,000 hectares of land in Tanzania by an American company. As part of its current negotiations with ...
    Author: Kelley, Kevin
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-28
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Arusha more business friendly than Dar 

    This 2012 newspaper article by the Guardian report about the power, roads, corruption and water as the main barriers to business in Tanzania. The fourth annual report of a survey business leaders in Tanzania has revealed ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-07-06
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Bankers call for review of tax regime 

    The Tanzania Bankers association (TBA) proposes that the government should drop withholding tax and Value Added Tax charged on the use of ATM cards. Local financial Institutions want the review of taxes which make it ...
    Author: Naluyaga, Ray
    Publishing Date: 2009-06-29
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Budget 2010: What business community wants 

    This news reports about members of private sector urging the government to take actions to bring about business competitiveness, create a level playing field and expand tax base. Following the plans of the government to ...
    Author: Mutarubukwa, Al-amani
    Publishing Date: 2010-03-16
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Budget hailed as industries-friendly 

    This news is about the industrialists commanding the government for its efforts in protecting local manufacturers and initiating other measures aimed at accelerating economic growth. The government is commended for presenting ...
    Author: Daily News Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2014-06-19
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Budget needed to train farmers 

    This news reports about the need to have the budget for training farmers in Tanzania. Agricultural spending in Tanzania is not need based in terms of food insecurity and poverty level of the regions. Poor region receives ...
    Author: Sumila, Veneranda
    Publishing Date: 2014-04-24
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Budget neglects agriculture activist 

    This news aims at reporting on how budgets neglect agriculture regardless its importance in Tanzania. Smallholder farmers are feeding this country but the government simply ignores them by failing to address their needs ...
    Author: Wa Simbeye, Finnigan
    Publishing Date: 6/21/12
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Business council to take on active role in EAC matters 

    This news is about the East African business council taking an active role in the East Africa community council meetings where crucial decisions affecting the bloc are made. This comes after the east African council of ...
    Author: The East African Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-08-02
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Business council urged to support districts, regions 

    This news is about the management of Tanzania national business council (TNBC) being urged to support regional and district business councils to promote the country’s economic growth. The appeal was made by the former ...
    Author: Daily News Correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2012-12-18
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Call for apex electoral body for EAC region 

    The article reviews the events of a three day electoral democracy seminar by MS-Training Centre for Development Co-operation (MSTDCDC). It involved senior academicians, politicians and NGOs representatives from Tanzania, ...
    Author: Philemon, Lusekelo
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-10
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Call for law on private sector 

    This news of 2013 aims at reporting on the call of various stakeholders upon the government to enact a law to guide activities of local business entities and individuals in the country. Strengthened by the chairman Mr. ...
    Author: The Daily News correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2013-01-31
    Publisher: Daily News
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    CEOs: Doing Business in 2011 was difficult 

    This 2011 newspaper article by the citizen reports on CEOs business perceptions in the year 2011. According to Mr. Mtemi Naluyaga, Executive Director of Tanzania Exporters Association, the year 2011 had mixed perceptions ...
    Author: Business Correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2011-12-29
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    China signs first working mechanism pact with EAC 

    This newspaper article reports about the signing of framework agreement on economic and trade cooperation in the East African Community (EAC). EAC and the Chinese government has signed an agreement on Economic and Trade ...
    Author: Xinhua
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-18
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    China to support Tanzania's development plan 

    This newspaper article reports about implementation of development plan in Tanzania. According to Chinese ambassador to Tanzania, Dr Lu Youqing, China will stand together with the Tanzanian people in ensuring successful ...
    Author: Kisembo, Patrick
    Publishing Date: 2012-03-16
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Chinese traders no threat to EAC bloc integration process 

    This newspaper article reports about East African Community (EAC) integration. It is revealed that Chinese traders are no threat to EAC bloc integration process. Chinese in East Africa are residing in the region’s capital ...
    Author: Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2011-11-01
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Clearing hurdles towards EAC integration 

    This news is about the need for clearing hurdles toward East African Community (EAC) integration. The EAC can only be achieved when the playing field for all political parties is even to ensure they enjoy equal democratic ...
    Author: Philemon, Lusekelo
    Publishing Date: 2011-09-29
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article