Tanzania offers 60,000 hectares for sugar:
Agri-Business Saturday, Oct 03, 2015
MWANZA, Tanzania - The government has allocated 60,000 hectares of land for investment in large-scale commercial farming for sugar and rice.
Kenyan economy slows down to 5.5%:
News Saturday, Oct 03, 2015
NAIROBI, Kenya - The Kenyan economy slowed down to 5.5% in the second quarter of 2015 compared to 6% over the previous year.
Rwanda bank rate at 6.5%:
News Saturday, Oct 03, 2015
KIGALI, Rwanda – The National Bank of Rwanda Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) last week decided to maintain the key Repo Rate at 6.5% for the fourth quarter of 2015.
Two Tanzanian entrepreneurs vie for $75,000 prize:
News Saturday, Oct 03, 2015
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania – The Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) together with the African Leadership Academy (ALA) of South Africa last week announced two Tanzanian young entrepreneurs have been picked as finalists to contest for the Anzisha Awa
Germans table $41m for EAC integration:
EAC Saturday, Oct 03, 2015
ARUSHA, Tanzania - The Federal Republic of Germany has given the East African Community Secretariat 37 million euro (about $41 million) to sustain integration efforts.
Uganda roads regulator restructures organisation:
Travel Saturday, Oct 03, 2015
KAMPALA, Uganda - Allen Kagina, the recently appointed Executive Director of the Uganda Roads Authority (UNRA) last week sent all 890 staff home and asked that they reapply for their jobs.