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TRA upbeat despite missing collection target for 2017/18

Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) is optimistic that it will attain the 2018/19 tax revenue collection target despite missing last year’s collection goal by 9.4 per cent.
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TRA upbeat despite missing collection target for 2017/18

Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) is optimistic that it will attain the 2018/19 tax revenue collection target despite missing last year’s collection goal by 9.4 per cent.

Tanzania to receive Sh452bn Credit Suisse boost for SGR, power projects

Tanzania will receive a $200 million loan from Credit Suisse for its mega energy and railway development projects.
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Tanzania to receive Sh452bn Credit Suisse boost for SGR, power projects

Tanzania will receive a $200 million loan from Credit Suisse for its mega energy and railway development projects.

Magufuli to grace construction of CCM-owned college

President John Magufuli will on Monday, July 16, 2018 grace an event to lay the foundation stone for the construction of the Julius Nyerere Leadership College.
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Magufuli to grace construction of CCM-owned college

President John Magufuli will on Monday, July 16, 2018 grace an event to lay the foundation stone for the construction of the Julius Nyerere Leadership College.

#WC2018: From Maradona's antics to Neymar's theatrics - five World Cup moments

A thrilling World Cup came to its conclusion as France beat Croatia in Sunday's final in Moscow, but there have been plenty of unusual incidents on the pitch and on the sidelines in Russia.
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#WC2018: From Maradona's antics to Neymar's theatrics - five World Cup moments

A thrilling World Cup came to its conclusion as France beat Croatia in Sunday's final in Moscow, but there have been plenty of unusual incidents on the pitch and on the sidelines in Russia.

After Obama, Swiss President arrives for 15-day tour of Tanzania

If the success of a country is to be measured by the number of visit by high profile visitors, then Tanzania is on the right track.
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After Obama, Swiss President arrives for 15-day tour of Tanzania

If the success of a country is to be measured by the number of visit by high profile visitors, then Tanzania is on the right track.

Dalic: No excuses, we are ready

The luxury of having a few minutes of peace in his hotel lobby is a luxury that Zlatko Dalic has not been afforded of late, with the Croatia coach in constant demand for autographs and selfies from Vatreni supporters.
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Dalic: No excuses, we are ready

The luxury of having a few minutes of peace in his hotel lobby is a luxury that Zlatko Dalic has not been afforded of late, with the Croatia coach in constant demand for autographs and selfies from Vatreni supporters.

Americans dominate opening day of inaugural Athletics World Cup

The United States will take a healthy lead into the second and final day of the inaugural Athletics World Cup in London on Sunday after heading the standings at the close of Saturday's opening session.
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Americans dominate opening day of inaugural Athletics World Cup

The United States will take a healthy lead into the second and final day of the inaugural Athletics World Cup in London on Sunday after heading the standings at the close of Saturday's opening session.

#WC2018: England's Southgate cites Germany blueprint as model for success

England manager Gareth Southgate hopes his team can ride the momentum generated by their run to the World Cup semi-finals and follow the path Germany took to the top of international football.
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#WC2018: England's Southgate cites Germany blueprint as model for success

England manager Gareth Southgate hopes his team can ride the momentum generated by their run to the World Cup semi-finals and follow the path Germany took to the top of international football.

#WC2018: France focus on World Cup glory, spurred on by 2016 Euro pain

France fine-tuned their preparations for the World Cup final against Croatia on Friday, desperate to overcome the bitter disappointment of losing the Euro 2016 final as FIFA declared Russia 2018 the best-ever tournament.
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#WC2018: France focus on World Cup glory, spurred on by 2016 Euro pain

France fine-tuned their preparations for the World Cup final against Croatia on Friday, desperate to overcome the bitter disappointment of losing the Euro 2016 final as FIFA declared Russia 2018 the best-ever tournament.

Bringing rural women to the frontline

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and executive director of UN Women, recently began a second term in office. In her first term, she drew attention to women’s issues globally, getting some countries to change gender discriminati
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Bringing rural women to the frontline

Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, United Nations Under-Secretary-General and executive director of UN Women, recently began a second term in office. In her first term, she drew attention to women’s issues globally, getting some countries to change gender discrimination laws. In this interview with Africa Renewal’s Kingsley Ighobor, Ms. Mlambo-Ngcuka discusses her vision and the hurdles that African women continue to face.

Discop unlocking Africa’s content

The 21st edition of the Zanzibar International Film Festival kicked off in Zanzibar last weekend and Stone Town has been a busy place as filmmakers cross each other’s paths in Stone Town.
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Discop unlocking Africa’s content

The 21st edition of the Zanzibar International Film Festival kicked off in Zanzibar last weekend and Stone Town has been a busy place as filmmakers cross each other’s paths in Stone Town.

LOVE LETTERS TO TANZANIA: Is divorce a failure?

Recently, several friends and acquaintances from various cultural backgrounds have separated from their long-term spouses or filed for divorce. Naturally, one wonders if society’s values are shifting. Is the institution of marriage in crisis or do modern ti
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LOVE LETTERS TO TANZANIA: Is divorce a failure?

Recently, several friends and acquaintances from various cultural backgrounds have separated from their long-term spouses or filed for divorce. Naturally, one wonders if society’s values are shifting. Is the institution of marriage in crisis or do modern times produce too many challenges to honour such life-long commitment, “till death will do you apart”?

BANKING TIPS: The impact of poor customer service

Great customer service should be the heart of banking service delivery. As competition is fiercer than ever, customer service is becoming an increasingly important factor in the banking industry and offering excellent customer service is emerging as the valua
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BANKING TIPS: The impact of poor customer service

Great customer service should be the heart of banking service delivery. As competition is fiercer than ever, customer service is becoming an increasingly important factor in the banking industry and offering excellent customer service is emerging as the valuable way for banks to differentiate themselves from their competitors.

Exhibitors start closing pavilions

Some public institutions and foreign companies have started closing their pavilions at the 42nd Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair (DITF) as the trade exhibitions near end.
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Exhibitors start closing pavilions

Some public institutions and foreign companies have started closing their pavilions at the 42nd Dar es Salaam International Trade Fair (DITF) as the trade exhibitions near end.

Tech introduced to manage wastewater

To remove wastewater and conserve the environment in cities, Waste Water Solution Company has designed a technology that can help cleaning and making the water usable for agriculture.
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Tech introduced to manage wastewater

To remove wastewater and conserve the environment in cities, Waste Water Solution Company has designed a technology that can help cleaning and making the water usable for agriculture.

#WC2018: England v Croatia: Three key battles in World Cup semi-final

Youth faces experience when England's young guns and Croatia's old guard face off in Wednesday's World Cup semi-final in Moscow, with the prize of a return trip to the Luzhniki Stadium for the final.
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#WC2018: England v Croatia: Three key battles in World Cup semi-final

Youth faces experience when England's young guns and Croatia's old guard face off in Wednesday's World Cup semi-final in Moscow, with the prize of a return trip to the Luzhniki Stadium for the final.

Man held for hand slashing allegation

A resident of Nhobola Village, Mr James Shija, 29, who is a traditional healer from Nzenga District, Tabora Region, has been arrested over allegations of using a machete to slash the palms of Salum Heneli, 54, a resident of Magungumka Village in Ikungi Distri
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Man held for hand slashing allegation

A resident of Nhobola Village, Mr James Shija, 29, who is a traditional healer from Nzenga District, Tabora Region, has been arrested over allegations of using a machete to slash the palms of Salum Heneli, 54, a resident of Magungumka Village in Ikungi District, causing a permanent disability to the victim.

Banks lambasts FA over treatment of 1966 World Cup winners

England's 1966 World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks says he hopes if Gareth Southgate's team lift the trophy, the Football Association will look after the players better than they did his generation.
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Banks lambasts FA over treatment of 1966 World Cup winners

England's 1966 World Cup-winning goalkeeper Gordon Banks says he hopes if Gareth Southgate's team lift the trophy, the Football Association will look after the players better than they did his generation.

Freed from cave, but doctor's orders bar Thai boys from World Cup final

The eight young footballers rescued from a cave in Thailand after more than two weeks underground are unlikely to be able to take up an offer to attend the World Cup final in Moscow, doctors said Tuesday.
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Freed from cave, but doctor's orders bar Thai boys from World Cup final

The eight young footballers rescued from a cave in Thailand after more than two weeks underground are unlikely to be able to take up an offer to attend the World Cup final in Moscow, doctors said Tuesday.

Delivering outcomes when the chips are down

There are numerous points of convergence and learning for institutions from sports. Our airwaves right now is fully captured by one of the most valued tournament in sporting history.
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Delivering outcomes when the chips are down

There are numerous points of convergence and learning for institutions from sports. Our airwaves right now is fully captured by one of the most valued tournament in sporting history.

CCM nominates Chiza to vie for MP seat in Buyungu constituency

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the ruling party CCM, has approved Chistopher Chiza to vie for MP seat in Buyungu constituency by election scheduled for August 12.
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CCM nominates Chiza to vie for MP seat in Buyungu constituency

The National Executive Committee (NEC) of the ruling party CCM, has approved Chistopher Chiza to vie for MP seat in Buyungu constituency by election scheduled for August 12.

#WC2018: Hoops-mad Philippines finally catches case of World Cup fever

Shirts are selling briskly, crowds pack sports bars to watch matches and football is front-page news. Whisper it quietly, but basketball-crazy Philippines has finally been afflicted by World Cup fever.
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#WC2018: Hoops-mad Philippines finally catches case of World Cup fever

Shirts are selling briskly, crowds pack sports bars to watch matches and football is front-page news. Whisper it quietly, but basketball-crazy Philippines has finally been afflicted by World Cup fever.

Businesses seek single voice, speedy implementation of business climate improvement blueprint

Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) has called on its members to join their forces together in the push to ensure that the government quickly implements its recently adopted blueprint for the improvement of business climate.
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Businesses seek single voice, speedy implementation of business climate improvement blueprint

Tanzania Private Sector Foundation (TPSF) has called on its members to join their forces together in the push to ensure that the government quickly implements its recently adopted blueprint for the improvement of business climate.

Commodity plan abandoned

The international commodity market constructed at the border between Tanzania and Burundi as part of implementing the East African Community (EAC) Common Market Protocol to facilitate trade has been abandoned.
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Commodity plan abandoned

The international commodity market constructed at the border between Tanzania and Burundi as part of implementing the East African Community (EAC) Common Market Protocol to facilitate trade has been abandoned.

Britain's Brexit minister steps down in blow to May

Britain's Brexit minister David Davis resigned on Sunday in a major blow for Prime Minister Theresa May as she struggles to unite her party behind a plan to retain strong economic ties to the European Union even after leaving the bloc.
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Britain's Brexit minister steps down in blow to May

Britain's Brexit minister David Davis resigned on Sunday in a major blow for Prime Minister Theresa May as she struggles to unite her party behind a plan to retain strong economic ties to the European Union even after leaving the bloc.