Tanzania prepares to draft fairer land policy:
News Monday, Oct 17, 2016
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA - Eight civil society organizations who champion for land rights in Tanzania are pleased by the way the Ministry of Lands, Housing and Human Settlements is amending the national land policy that will allow various groups, notably
NSSF Uganda asked to innovate for more returns:
News Monday, Oct 17, 2016
KAMPALA, UGANDA - Uganda’s State Minister for Finance in Charge of General duties Gabriel Ajedra Aridru has asked the National Social Security Fund (NSSF) to be more innovative in such a way as to increase the members’ final savings pay cheque.
EAC in cost cutting measures:
EAC Monday, Oct 17, 2016
ARUSHA, TANZANIA - The cash-strapped East African Community Secretariat wants to make cuts of $6 million this financial year.
Dar es Salaam -Kinshasa to become direct link:
Travel Monday, Oct 17, 2016
DAR ES SALAAM, TANZANIA - Commercial flights between Dar es Salaam and Kinshasa, the Democratic Republic of Congo capital will soon become a reality writes DAMAS MAKANGALE.
Regional farm talks set for Uganda :
Agri-Business Monday, Oct 17, 2016
KAMPALA, UGANDA - Discussions surrounding the commercialisation of regional agriculture and the difficulties involved are to take place in Kampala in late November.
Lifting trade barriers:
News Monday, Oct 17, 2016
One of the most frustrating things that used to test the patience of business people at regional border points, was the amount of paperwork involved before goods were cleared. However during the past three years, something of a revolution has taken place