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    Africa meets to address best practices on trade information and trade finance 

    Stakeholders in the business sector across Africa met in Dar es Salaam in order to discuss how to boost intra-African trade through regional value chains and industrialisation. As reported by the guardian newspaper this ...
    Author: Mbago, Getrude
    Publishing Date: 2017-09-14
    Publisher: Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    African trade zone could boost South-South cooperation 

    The plan to create a new 26-nation liberalized trade zone for Africa, spanning the length of the continent from Cape to Cairo, could open up more possibilities for South-South cooperation that would benefit Africans. This ...
    Author: The East African Correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2011-06-30
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Agribusiness investor tried to sell relief grain 

    The newspaper article reports about a controversial agriculture investment in Rukwa region. It is reported that the US investor behind the controversial agribusiness project in the southern highlands region of Rukwa wanted ...
    Author: Mande, Mike
    Publishing Date: 2012-09-01
    Publisher: The East African
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Analysis of price incentives for cashew nuts in the United Republic of Tanzania 2005–2013 

    The reports provides analysis of price incentives for cashew nuts in the United Republic of Tanzania 2005–2013. National data was used in this analysis for crop years 2004/05 to 2012/13, but taken as years 2005- 2013 for ...
    Author: Nkonya, Ntemi; Cameron, Alethia
    Publishing Date: 2015-01-01
    Publisher: FAO
    Language:
    Document type: Research report

    Assessment of factors hindering the growth of women owned small enterprises in Moshi municipality 

    The study provides insight on what different stakeholders should do to ensure the balanced ground for both men and women owned businesses. The case study methodology was used to direct the study. Several factors were ...
    Author: Njuga, Gidion O.
    Publishing Date: 2016-06
    Publisher: Moshi Co-operative University
    Language:
    Document type: Journal

    Assessment on Economic Support and Value of Hygiene of Butcher shops among Beef Consumers in Tanzania 

    The study assessed the economic support and value of hygiene of butcher shops among beef consumers in Tanzania. This study was conducted in Mbeya City, Iringa Municipal, Tunduma and Mafinga townships as potential business ...
    Author: Nandonde, Salim; Msuya, Elibariki; Mtenga, Louis
    Publishing Date: 2012
    Publisher: Journal of Economics and Sustainable Development
    Language:
    Document type: Journal

    Barriers blunt trade within Africa, WB 

    World Bank report revealed that Red tape and trade barriers are costing Africa billions of dollars and depriving the region of new sources of economic growth, Also the trade between Sourthen African Development Community ...
    Author: Guardian Correspondent
    Publishing Date: 2012-02-09
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Buy food from government, Dar now tells neighbors 

    This newspaper article reports on Tanzania decision to sell food to its neighboring countries. According to the minister of Agriculture, Food Security and Cooperatives Jumanne Maghembe. Tanzania has a food surplus of 1.7 ...
    Author: Ihucha, Adam
    Publishing Date: 2011-08-01
    Publisher: The East African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Call to abolish trade license fee for traders 

    This 2014 newspaper article reports on the impact of business licences fees on small traders In Tanzania. After being scrapped in the year 2000, business license fees were reinstated through the Finance Act of 2011, with ...
    Author: Mandari, Harrieth
    Publishing Date: 2014-04-28
    Publisher: The African
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Cashewnut system unfair to farmers 

    This newspaper article is a criticism of the cashew nut warehousing system following a study by the World Bank. The system offers poor prices to farmers for their produce, a failure to deliver on its expectations. Despite ...
    Author: Mgwabati, Faraja
    Publishing Date: 2009-11-29
    Publisher: Daily News
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Cashewnuts farmers: Review warehouse receipt system 

    The warehouse receipt system implemented in 2007 in Mtwara, Lindi and Tunduru is in need of reform as said by cashew nut farmers. The system proved effective in the rice value chain, but has yet to do the same in the cashew ...
    Author: Barongo, Shubila
    Publishing Date: 2013-07-28
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Cattle count rise, but short supplies up price 

    The daily supply of cattle at the Pugu market has declined by 18% in one month. This caused price increase of a breed of bulls by 11.9% in the same period due to scarcity in the market. The reason for the increase was ...
    Author: The Guardian Reporter
    Publishing Date: 2012-08-03
    Publisher: The Guardian
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    CCM, cashew nut board clash over prices in Mtwara 

    Chama Cha Mapinduzi (CCM) and the Cashew nut Board of Tanzania (CBT) disagree over the indicative price of cashew for the 2013/14 season. CCM opposes the new prices, saying that it isn’t fair to the farmers, and contradicts ...
    Author: Simba, Kassim
    Publishing Date: 2013-11-11
    Publisher: Daily News
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Chinese envoy slams counterfeit product traders 

    This newspaper article reports about counterfeit in Tanzania. Low quality product and counterfeit being imported into Africa from China is a cause for concern. The Chinese ambassador to Tanzania Lu Youqing was quoted saying, ...
    Author: Athumani, Rose
    Publishing Date: 2012-03-16
    Publisher: Daily News
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Commission to check fake goods in homes 

    this news is about the Fair Competition Commission (FCC) plans for a countrywide door-to-door hunting of fake goods, an excuse that will see the destruction of such merchandise from retail outlets. The commission has ...
    Author: Nkwame, Marc
    Publishing Date: 2010-07-14
    Publisher: Daily News
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Council to close key roads to boost activities of small traders 

    The Ilala municipal council will close Mkunguni-Kariakoo and Lumumba-Mnazi Mmoja to allow petty traders conduct their businesses comfortably. Municipal Director Msongela Palela said that street closure period will be ...
    Author: Msikula, Abela
    Publishing Date: 2016-11-04
    Publisher: The Guardian
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article

    Country fares well in flower exports 

    This newspaper article reports about flower exportation in Tanzania. It is revealed that Tanzania is among the top 10 flower exporters to the Netherland-the hub of horticulture business in Europe. According to Tanzania ...
    Author: Ubwani, Zephania
    Publishing Date: 2009-11-03
    Publisher: The Citizen
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    Document type: Newspaper article

    Creating efficient and pro-poor markets for raw nuts 

    The study provides analysis on creating efficient and pro-poor markets for raw nuts in Tanzania. The study is based on review of various literature and reports. The study reveal that marketing of raw nuts is central to the ...
    Author: BEST-AC
    Publishing Date: 2008-04
    Publisher: BEST-AC
    Language:
    Document type: Other reports

    Cross country comparison of retail margin determinant 

    This (1996) paper explores factors that may explain retailers' pricing behaviour across nations. This was done by comparing results of empirical evidence in developed countries, such as U.S.A., the U.K. and the Netherlands, ...
    Author: Rutashobya, Dr. L.H.K.
    Publishing Date: 1996
    Publisher: University of Dar Es Salaam Business School (UDBS)
    Language:
    Document type: Journal

    Dar es Salaam barcode to fight counterfeit goods 

    This newspaper article reports about counterfeit goods in Tanzania. The permanent secretary in the ministry of industry and trade Ms. Joyce Mapunjo said that Tanzania Global Standard One (GSI) bar code on domestic export ...
    Author: Kiishweko, Orton
    Publishing Date: 2012-01-25
    Publisher: Daily News
    Language:
    Document type: Newspaper article