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African Development Bank project tripled incomes of rural producers and traders in Tanzania, report
08-07-2020 | 08:12:00
An African Development Bank project to enhance market infrastructure, value addition and rural finance (MIVARF) in Tanzania produced highly satisfactory results, according to a report released by the project team.
African Energy Chamber hopeful for quick resolution over fuel shortages in Tanzania
07-07-2020 | 06:44:00
The African Energy Chamber expresses its concerns over the alleged arrest and detention of three energy executives in Tanzania last week.
Tanzania Vodacom customers to transfer and receive funds from across more than 200 countries worldwide
06-07-2020 | 08:57:00
Tanzania’s leading mobile money service provider Vodacom M-Pesa announced the expansion of its International Money Transfer service portfolio and Vodacom customers will now transfer and receive funds from across more than 200 countries.
NAS Tanzania operations ISAGO certified
24-06-2020 | 14:52:00
The National Aviation Services (NAS) has received its first IATA Safety Audit for Ground Operations (ISAGO) registration in Tanzania for its operations at Dar es Salaam and Kilimanjaro international airports.
Thirty countries to benefit as Global Environment Facility funds FAO-led projects
05-06-2020 | 10:10:00
FAO welcomed the decision by the Global Environment Facility Council to allocate a substantial $176 million to 24 of its projects that tackle the critical intersection between agriculture and environmental concerns.
AFD provides €70m to improve water and sanitation in Morogoro, Tanzania
29-05-2020 | 10:24:00
The Government of Tanzania and the French Development Agency (AFD) signed a financing agreement for a 70M€ concessional loan aiming at improving water supply and sanitation services for the residents of Morogoro Municipality.
CISI, Tanzania Institute of Bankers deal to enhance global professional standards
22-05-2020 | 14:44:00
The Chartered Institute for Securities & Investment (CISI) and the Tanzania Institute of Bankers (TIOB) have signed an MoU with the aim of advancing professional standards in the Tanzanian banking sector.
[Tanzania] AgDevCo invests in low-cost grain storage solution company
22-05-2020 | 10:34:00
AgDevCo has announced a long-term debt investment into Pee Pee Tanzania Limited (PPTL), a regional leader in the production of grain storage bags.
[Tanzania] East Africa Fruits Co receives $2.05 million to improve supply chain infrastructure
21-05-2020 | 06:42:00
East Africa Fruits Co., a Tanzanian company addressing food distribution challenges to improve efficiencies in the farm-to-market sector, has closed Series A equity funding totaling $2.05 million.
Japan, WFP partner to fight malnutrition in Tanzania
19-05-2020 | 14:00:00
The Japanese government has contributed $1.5 million to the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) to support the implementation of the four-year Boresha Lishe nutrition project in rural areas of central Tanzania.
Climate smart agriculture project invests € 2 million in East Africa
09-05-2020 | 13:04:10
The Climate Resilient Agribusiness for Tomorrow project has co-invested € 2 million in grants to 14 private sector companies working in agriculture value chains in Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda.
Tanzania, Malawi prepare to reap benefits of digital economy
09-05-2020 | 11:03:00
Tanzania is well-positioned to integrate into the global digital economy, thanks to its growing economy and a rapidly developing innovation ecosystem, a new UNCTAD assessment says.
[Tanzania] Mastercard partners with EYWA, NMB Bank to digitize transport transactions
07-05-2020 | 06:13:00
Mastercard has partnered with transportation solutions provider EYWA and leading financial institution NMB Bank to launch the EYWA Transit Solution in Tanzania.
Tanzania Breweries in a partnership to support sorghum farmers
25-04-2020 | 06:33:00
Tanzania Breweries Limited has partnered with the Farm to Market Alliance (FtMA) and the World Food Programme (WFP) to support smallholder sorghum farming in Tanzania.
Ubongo Africa online education platform transforms early learning across continent
24-04-2020 | 16:28:00
Tanzanian EdTech start-up Ubongo is using the $25,000 prize money they received in the Next Billion EdTech prize to launch the Building Brains Conference to improve early learning in Africa.
Tigo Tanzania launches mobile money transaction service across East Africa
22-04-2020 | 05:48:00
Tigo Tanzania, has launched a service that allows all Tigo Pesa customers to send and receive cash on their mobile money wallets from M-PESA in Kenya, MTN in Uganda and MTN and Airtel in Rwanda.
World Bank financing to make secondary education safer, better, more accessible for Tanzanian students
01-04-2020 | 13:16:00
The World Bank approved a credit from IDA, the World Bank’s fund for the poorest countries, which will enable millions of young Tanzanians to access and complete secondary education in safer and better learning environments.
[Botswana] Food delivery startup MyFoodness rebrands and expands to Tanzania
27-03-2020 | 06:24:00
Botswana food delivery startup MyFoodness has rebranded as Yamee and announced its entry into the Tanzanian market with a launch in Dar es Salaam.
Indian sugar miller Purandare Industries to launch processing factory in Tanzania
17-03-2020 | 06:53:00
Indian sugar miller, Purandare Industries (T) Ltd, plans to establish a mega sugar processing factory in Tanzania’s capital, Dodoma.
[Tanzania] WomenChoice Industries secures $200,000 funding from Gray Matters Capital’s coLABS
12-03-2020 | 05:46:00
WomenChoice Industries – a manufacturer and distributor of low-cost reusable sanitary towels has raised US$ 200,000 funding from Gray Matters Capital’s gender lens portfolio - coLABS
IITA partners with A-Z Textile Mills Limited on AflasafeTM manufacturing and distribution in Tanzania
11-03-2020 | 07:51:00
IITA has signed a five-year Technology Transfer and Licensing Agreement (TTLA) with A-Z Textile Mills Limited for Aflasafe TZ01 manufacturing, distribution, and commercialization/ sale in Tanzania.
Village based advisors drive farm inputs distribution in Tanzania
10-03-2020 | 14:09:35
Mama Mbwilo is a Hub Agro dealer located Sumbawanga Municipal in Rukwa Region, Tanzania.
TOMRA's new regional headquarters in Johannesburg to serve Kenya, Tanzania and South Africa markets
10-03-2020 | 12:29:00
TOMRA has opened new regional headquarters in Johannesburg to strengthen its commitment to customers in South Africa, Kenya and Tanzania.
Black Industrialists seek for investment and trade opportunities in Tanzania
06-03-2020 | 07:32:00
A group of Black Industrialists from South Africa will get an opportunity to seek investment and trade opportunities in Tanzania when they participate in a trade mission to Dar es Salaam this month.
WCS, Ecosia partner to plant 900,000 trees in Tanzania
05-03-2020 | 10:18:00
The Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the non-profit search engine Ecosia announced a massive effort to replant some 900,000 trees in degraded landscapes in Tanzania.
Tanzania’s cooking banana yields grow to 51 tonnes per hectare
04-03-2020 | 07:27:29
The yield potential of an important cooking banana in Tanzania, known as Mchare, has exceeded expectations with yields of up to 51 tonnes per hectare per annum being obtained by a study team.
[Tanzania] Tanchoice meat processing firm to start operations of its new plant in April
25-02-2020 | 07:01:05
TanChoice, a meat processing firm in Tanzania is set to commence operation of its new meat processing plant in April this year.
ENGIE Africa brings off-grid power to millions in East Africa
18-02-2020 | 10:04:00
ENGIE Africa has successfully accelerated the Access to Energy (A2E) strategy that it launched in 2018 through the development of its three A2E off-grid energy solution companies: Fenix International, ENGIE Mobisol, and ENGIE PowerCorner.
Standard Chartered Bank invests $ 1.46 billion to fund Tanzania’s Standard Gauge Railway project
14-02-2020 | 06:41:00
The Government of Tanzania Ministry of Finance has signed a facility agreement with Standard Chartered Tanzania for a $ 1.46 billion term loan financing to fund the construction of the Standard Gauge Railway.
Business interruption top peril for companies in Tanzania, Allianz Risk 2020 survey
12-02-2020 | 04:45:00
Business Interruption (67% of responses) ranks as the most important business risk in Tanzania as larger and more complex BI losses continues unabated.
Facebook and nine partners across Africa work together for a better Internet
11-02-2020 | 12:50:00
Facebook is partnering with nine non-profit organizations and government agencies throughout sub-Saharan Africa to raise awareness about Internet safety and security.
Absa Group completes renaming its African subsidiaries
10-02-2020 | 09:39:00
Absa Group Limited’s Barclays-branded subsidiaries in seven African countries - Botswana, Ghana, Kenya, Mauritius, Seychelles, Tanzania and Zambia were renamed ‘Absa’, completing the name change across the continent.
[Tanzania] UAE Exchange rebrands as Unimoni
04-02-2020 | 09:47:00
UAE Exchange, a leading financial services brand in Tanzania and a Finablr company, has announced the rebranding of its operation as “Unimoni”.
[Kenya] TMEA, Mombasa County Government inject $2.7m funding for road construction
23-01-2020 | 07:32:00
TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) and the Mombasa County Government inked a US$2.7 million financing deal towards construction of the Mbaraki-Nyerere Road.
Liverpool engineers help African nations shift towards clean energy
16-01-2020 | 08:45:11
Clarke Energy, a Liverpool engineering company is helping African businesses reduce carbon emissions thanks to innovative hybrid engines.
[Tanzania] SourceTrace connects 5,000 vanilla farmers to new markets
08-01-2020 | 09:02:00
SourceTrace is extending its farm management solution to Natural Extracts Industries Ltd (NEI), based in the Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania, thus supporting the income security of 5,000 vanilla farmers.
BADEA,Tanzania partner to enhance construction and equipping of schools in Zanzibar
02-01-2020 | 08:53:00
The Arab Bank for Economic Development in Africa (BADEA) and the United Republic of Tanzania signed a loan agreement of US$ 13.5 million to contribute to the Construction and Equipping of Secondary Schools Project in Zanzibar.
African tech startups net over $6m in collective prize money in 2019 - Ventureburn
27-12-2019 | 11:55:00
African tech startups this year tapped millions of dollars by taking part in and winning startup competitions - at least over $6million collectively, by Ventureburn’s calculations.
Opera Mini and Mdundo partner to provide free downloadable music in nine African countries
20-12-2019 | 04:21:00
Opera and Mdundo, a leading African music sharing platform, have announced that Opera Mini users can now, for free, listen to and download their favourite songs from the most recognized artists in nine African countries.
Over 3 million people from Kenya, Tanzania to benefit from AfDB €345M road construction support
19-12-2019 | 13:35:00
Over three million people from Tanzania and Kenya will benefit from a €345 million financing package for road construction support, approved by the African Development Bank’s (AfDB) board.
Vodacom Tanzania, WorldRemit launch mobile money transfers to M-Pesa accounts in Tanzania
17-12-2019 | 08:32:00
Leading digital money transfer service WorldRemit has partnered with Vodacom Tanzania to enable nine million M-Pesa customers to receive money directly to their M-Pesa wallets from friends and family living abroad.
JUA Technologies and BrazAgro to distribute solar-drying tray in East Africa
12-12-2019 | 06:46:00
JUA Technologies International, a Purdue University-affiliated startup developing solar-powered crop-drying devices, is partnering with BrazAgro Ltd., a supplier of Brazilian farm machinery, to distribute its solar-drying tray.
Agrodealers drive inputs intake in rural Tanzania and Uganda
11-12-2019 | 13:08:00
Many Tanzanian smallholder farmers fail to produce even 1 ton of maize grain per hectare. To improve crop yields, a farmer needs the right seeds and complementary inputs, including inorganic fertilizer.
ACIAR launches project to improve common bean varieties in six East African countries
11-12-2019 | 08:40:00
The Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) has launched a new project in six countries in East Africa to improve common bean varieties and provide shorter cooking time
Online retailer Jumia exits Tanzania, Cameroon
02-12-2019 | 09:24:00
Online retailer Jumia has exited the Tanzanian market, days after it closed shop in Cameroon over reducing fortunes that have negatively affected its profitability.
Tree-Nation targets four African countries for climate-saving planting projects
27-11-2019 | 07:18:31
Global reforestation platform Tree-Nation is tackling climate change in four African countries, with projects set to regenerate local forests and provide employment for rural communities.
Absa CIB named best Investment Banker in Africa at the EMEA awards
26-11-2019 | 12:50:00
Absa Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) claimed top honours at the 12th EMEA Finance African Banking Awards, 2019 where it was awarded Best Investment Bank in Africa.
[Tanzania] Stakeholders meet to discuss future of mobile money platforms in Africa
21-11-2019 | 12:26:02
Key representatives from over 8 countries in Africa gathered at a workshop organized by Vodacom to look into trends and developments shaping the mobile money industry in Africa.
[Tanzania] Vodacom, Azumi, KaiOS and MediaTek forge partnership to launch Smart Kitochi
19-11-2019 | 09:55:00
KaiOS Technologies, maker of mobile operating system for smart feature phones, together with Vodacom, Azumi and MediaTek have announced a partnership in Tanzania, launching affordable smart feature phone, Smart Kitochi.
UNIDO, partners rolls out 500,000 clean cook stoves in Tanzania
12-11-2019 | 10:48:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and its partners initiated the roll-out of 500,000 ethanol cook stoves to households in various wards of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Greenlight Planet partners with African telcos to reach 600 million consumers without electricity access
08-11-2019 | 11:54:06
Greenlight Planet, a player in the rapidly expanding pay-as-you-go (PAYG) solar industry has partnered with major telecom operators in Africa.
China gifts EAC 12 cars worth $400,000 for capacity building programmes
07-11-2019 | 10:16:00
The People’s Republic of China has made a commitment to give the East African Community (EAC) 12 cars worth US$400,000 to be used in various capacity building programmes at the Community.
KQ, Safarilink partner to transport passengers to 18 safari destinations across Kenya, Tanzania
06-11-2019 | 12:27:00
National carrier Kenya Airways (KQ) has signed a one way codeshare agreement with Safarilink Aviation to open up Kenya by connecting domestic scheduled services to all the best safari destinations within Kenya and Tanzania.
Feed the Future works with Tanzania youth to combat Fall Armyworm
30-10-2019 | 07:18:43
Despite Tanzanian youth making up most of the country’s labor force, they are burdened with unemployment and struggle to access microcredit.
[Tanzania] NMB Bank partners with Mastercard to provide commercial motorcycle riders with digital payment solution
23-10-2019 | 06:35:00
NMB Bank PLC has partnered with Mastercard to provide commercial motorcycle riders (boda-boda riders) and customers in Tanzania with a digital payment solution.
UNIDO concludes pilot phase of QI4TF e-tool in Tanzania, prepares for global dissemination
22-10-2019 | 10:37:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) concluded a two-day workshop for its pilot phase of Quality Infrastructure for Trade Facilitation (QI4TF) e-tool in Tanzania.
Climate-friendly biogas transform lives in rural Tanzania
15-10-2019 | 14:54:00
In Malambo village, Ngorongoro district, the lush forests and livestock that once flourished and the rivers that flowed year-long are now a distant memory.
DTB joins Mastercard and DPO Group to extend digital payments in Kenya and Tanzania
14-10-2019 | 06:24:52
Diamond Trust Bank (DTB), has joined African payment services provider DPO Group, and Mastercard, the global payments technology company, in the rollout of a business to business (B2B) virtual payment card in Kenya and Tanzania.
Liquid Telecom appoints Hussein Kitambi as CEO of Raha Liquid Telecom Tanzania
08-10-2019 | 08:11:07
Pan-African telecoms group Liquid Telecom has appointed Hussein Kitambi as the new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Raha Liquid Telecom Tanzania.
AfDB and partners launch pilot Cities Diagnostics tool in five cities
08-10-2019 | 07:56:00
“The urban opportunities far outweigh the challenges,” said Prof. Davis G. Mwamfupe, the Mayor of Dodoma, Tanzania, during his message to the Cities Leadership workshop, launching the City Diagnostics for five pilot cities in Africa.
Tourism sector vital in East African Community, EALA calls for embrace of single tourism visa, report
07-10-2019 | 12:32:00
A report of the Assembly on the Oversight activity on the Performance of the Tourism Sector in the region, wants the East African Community (EAC), to fastrack the conclusion of the EAC Protocol on Tourism and Wildlife Management.
Siemens invests in young African innovators through its Eskom Expo partnership
27-09-2019 | 06:06:05
Siemens is committed to supporting and developing young, African innovators; Siemens extends its Eskom Expo partnership to schools in Ghana, Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Ethiopia.
Vodacom Tanzania launches campaign to increase awareness of its network capacity
24-09-2019 | 06:58:00
Vodacom Tanzania has launched a campaign dubbed Supa Network, to increase awareness of the capacity of its network.
[Tanzania] Vodacom and Smart Lab partner to support business startups in new Vodacom Digital Accelerator programme
11-09-2019 | 14:29:00
Telecommunication company Vodacom Tanzania Plc and Smart Lab have launched “Vodacom Digital Accelerator,” a program that intends to help early-stage and growth-stage technology startups become profitable and revenue generating businesses.
George Mathen appointed Managing Director of Airtel Tanzania
10-09-2019 | 07:08:00
Airtel Africa has announced the appointment of George Mathen as managing director for Airtel Tanzania effective 01 October.
AfDB, AFAP sign $5.4m agreements to foster fertilizer market in Nigeria and Tanzania
09-09-2019 | 06:48:00
The African Development Bank and the African Fertilizer and Agribusiness Partnership have signed two grant agreements to implement trade credit guarantees worth $5.4 million to support fertilizer value chains in Nigeria and Tanzania.
[Tanzania] Vodacom launches advanced SIM management services
06-09-2019 | 08:37:00
Tanzania’s leading Telecommunications Company, Vodacom Tanzania Plc, and Flickswitch have announced the availability of SIM Manager in the country.
Corteva Agriscience leads fight against fall armyworm with insect control solutions for African maize farmers
05-09-2019 | 14:00:00
Corteva Agriscience has been introducing insect control solutions to Africa’s maize farmers to in maize in Botswana, Kenya, Namibia, Tanzania, South Africa, Zambia, and Zimbabwe.
ENGIE acquires Mobisol to become market leader in Africa’s off-grid solar space
03-09-2019 | 11:35:30
ENGIE has expanded its decentralized energy offering in Africa through the acquisition of Mobisol, a pioneer of off-grid solar solutions.
GE completes gas turbine upgrade ahead of schedule at Tanzania’s Songas Ubungo Power Plant
27-08-2019 | 13:02:28
GE and Songas have announced they have successfully completed upgrades to the entire GE fleet of three LM6000PA and one LM6000PC gas turbines at the Songas Ubungo Power Plant in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Voith launches on-site machining and service tools capabilities for Southern Africa
15-08-2019 | 11:30:00
The technology group Voith is strengthening its hydropower service portfolio for Southern Africa.
Tanzania enters deal with Chinese firms for construction of modern bridge
08-08-2019 | 06:54:00
Tanzania has signed a deal with Chinese groups China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation and China Railway 15th Bureau Group for the construction of a 3.2 kilometre bridge over parts of Lake Victoria.
Air Tanzania to launch flights to London
06-08-2019 | 07:28:34
Air Tanzania has received landing slots for the launch of flights to London's Gatwick Airport.
[Tanzania] Investing in human capital will reduce poverty fast, World Bank
06-08-2019 | 06:58:00
For Tanzania to generate future income and achieve sustainable development, it is essential for the country to invest in its citizens, both children and adults, according to the new World Bank economic analysis for the country.
East Africa farmers build climate resilience with innovative practices
19-07-2019 | 11:45:00
From intercropping, mulching to relying on indigenous knowledge, smallholder farmers in East Africa are developing resilient techniques to insulate themselves from changing weather patterns at a time when studies show they will be among the most affected in years to come.
Tanzania needs to urgently invest in the health and education of its youth, World Bank
18-07-2019 | 14:30:00
Tanzania needs to undertake important and urgent investments to accelerate progress in the health and education of its citizens, especially the youth, if the country is to improve its human capital for sustainable development.
AgDevCo expands portfolio in Tanzania to develop the avocado industry and export
16-07-2019 | 06:23:11
AgDevCo has announced a multi-million Euro investment in Africado, a successful avocado company based in the Kilimanjaro region of Tanzania.
[Tanzania] Precision Air extends services to Brazil and Mexico
11-07-2019 | 11:56:00
Precision Air is partnering with GSA representative TAL Aviation, to expande the airline's presence in Brazil and Mexico.
Wave of Mergers & Acquisitions strengthens banks’ credit profiles across sub-Saharan Africa, Moody's
04-07-2019 | 07:53:00
The wave of mergers and acquisitions among banks in sub-Saharan Africa is credit positive for bank creditors and is set to continue, Moody's Investors Service said in a report published today.
SEACOM to explore fibre opportunity in Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania and Uganda
27-06-2019 | 05:42:06
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) has awarded a grant to SEACOM for a feasibility study to evaluate the market for fiber telecommunications services in Kenya, Tanzania, Uganda, and Rwanda.
Vodacom Tanzania extends cloud partnership with Optiva
26-06-2019 | 09:16:00
Optiva Inc.has announced that Vodacom Tanzania has expanded its partnership with Optiva for utilization of Optiva Charging Engine™ and Policy Control (PCRF).
Foreign participation, competition drive Tanzania telecom market, report
21-06-2019 | 13:02:00
The Tanzania government has actively embraced competition in the telecom market and has encouraged the private sector despite it having retaken control of the incumbent telco TTC.
TradeMark East Africa, Tanzania private sector ink $1.2 million deal to boost country’s competitiveness
19-06-2019 | 08:57:00
TradeMark East Africa (TMEA) and Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) have signed a grant agreement to support Public Private Dialogue (PPD) in Tanzania.
ATZ Law Chambers rebrands to Anjarwalla & Khanna Tanzania, expands leadership team
12-06-2019 | 08:30:00
Anjarwalla & Khanna (A&K) Tanzania has taken over the practice of ATZ Law Chambers with new core leadership team.
FAO develops four-year agri-based livelihoods strategy in Tanzania
11-06-2019 | 09:50:00
The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) has developed a four-year strategy in Tanzania with the objective of enhancing the resilience of agriculture-based livelihoods and local food systems.
Marriott International opens Second Four Points by Sheraton in Tanzania
11-06-2019 | 05:46:00
Marriott International, Inc. has announced the opening of its second Four Points by Sheraton hotel in Tanzania, Four Points by Sheraton Dar es Salaam, New Africa Hotel.
Inter-University Council for East Africa awards $1 million to establish incubation centers
28-05-2019 | 12:12:00
The Inter-University Council for East Africa has completed the process of selection of Incubation Centers to be hosted at four of the Africa Centers of Excellence.
Ahmad Farroukh appointed Smile Telecoms CEO
22-05-2019 | 06:25:06
Smile Telecoms, a Pan-African telecommunications group has appointed Mr. Ahmad Farroukh as Group Chief Executive Officer and Ms. Irene Charnley as Deputy Chairman, respectively, effective 1 June 2019.
Blockchain Association of Africa partners With Afriplains Digital Tanzania and Blockchain Worx Singapore to grow reach
16-05-2019 | 07:27:00
Blockchain Association of Africa has partnered with Afriplains Digital, Tanzania & Blockchain Worx, Singapore (BCW) to leverage synergies.
[Tanzania] UNIDO partners with TIB Development Bank to bring clean cooking solutions to half a million households in Dar es Salaam
13-05-2019 | 06:58:00
The United Nations Industrial Development Organization facilitated an agreement between the TIB Development Bank to roll-out 110,000 bioethanol cook stoves in Dar es Salaam.
Accelerated natural resource degradation puts Tanzania’s development goals at risk, World Bank report
08-05-2019 | 08:38:00
Natural resources form a core pillar of Tanzania’s economy and play a pivotal role in sustaining the livelihoods of its citizens.
Ethiopia, Rwanda and Kenya to drive Sub-Saharan Africa construction sector growth, report
08-05-2019 | 06:39:00
Sub-Saharan Africa construction activity is forecast to grow across the region, despite a number of significant risk factors that threaten to limit economic growth in the region accordin to Mace’s latest Market report.
Clinton Foundation, CIMMYT partner to improve access to climate-resilient maize seed in Eastern and Southern Africa
30-04-2019 | 13:07:00
The Clinton Foundation and the International Maize and Wheat Improvement Centre (CIMMYT) are launching a partnership to improve access to and availability of climate-resilient maize varieties in Eastern and Southern Africa.
SNV, TIB Development Bank ink deal to kick start solar markets in rural Tanzania
25-04-2019 | 10:10:25
TIB Development Bank, and SNV have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with an aim of developing a market for solar products using Results-Based Financing (RBF) in Tanzania's rural lake and central zones.
[Tanzania] IFC launches initiative to increase access to financial services for women
16-04-2019 | 08:14:38
IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, has launched the Finance2Equal Tanzania Initiative aimed at increasing women’s participation across businesses by reducing gender gaps.
Belfrics Group launches a blockchain skill-drive initiative in association with DIT Tanzania
15-04-2019 | 12:13:53
Belfrics Group,in association with Dar Es Salaam Institute of Technology (DIT) have announced a joint initiative to develop a pool of talented and skilled technology professionals for blockchain as a domain.
Economic empowerment project points Tanzania women entrepreneurs to new income and status
10-04-2019 | 06:30:00
Women entrepreneurs working in agricultural processing in the Kigoma Region have seen a boost to their income and social position thanks to a programme led by Energy 4 Impact.
East Africa’s economy races ahead of its African peers at 5.7 per cent, AfDB Outlook
05-04-2019 | 09:49:59
Economic growth in East Africa is soaring ahead of other regions on the continent at close to 7 percent while the overall outlook for the rest of Africa is cautious, but positive.
[Interview] Nikhil Pereira, CEO, Africa Healthcare Network, East Africa
04-04-2019 | 12:24:08
Africa Healthcare Network has over the years worked to change the landscape of renal care and education in Sub-Saharan Africa through the provision of dialysis services, education of clinicians and patients.
Jiji welcomes OLX users in Africa
02-04-2019 | 13:51:54
Jiji and OLX announced that both companies have reached an agreement under which Jiji will acquire OLX businesses in Ghana, Kenya, Tanzania, and Uganda, pending certain regulatory approvals.