TanzaniteOne gemstones and jewelry now available online

The world’s largest tanzanite mining firm has started selling its gemstones and jewelry online.TanzaniteOneOnline will retail gemstones for the first time directly to consumers outside Africa. Quality and ethical status of the gems is guaranteed and consumers can buy a range of set and unset stones using standard payment methods. All Tanzaniteone Online pieces come … Continue reading

Tanzania steps up efforts to curb marine pollution

  The Tanzanian government is working on regulations that will set standards to contain pollution from vessels operating in the country’s waters. The government has agreed on the ratification and implementation on pollution from ships MARPOL 73/78 which will be a strong guide in the document preparation. The regulations will include water vessel inspections for … Continue reading

Tanzanians to have access to Dar Es Salaam Rapid Transit shares

Tanzanian individuals and companies will have the opportunity to purchase shares in the two bus firms operating under the Dar es Salaam Rapid Transit (DART) project upon completion of the project. The two bus firms will operate 300 rapid buses. Service standards and skill transfer will be overseen by international rapid commuter firms. source : … Continue reading

Tanzania earmarked to be centre for investment in the East Africa region

Tanzania is set to receive a major boost from Japan in various sectors and will emerge in the very near future as the centre for investment in the East Africa region and the continent as a whole. Projects  will include the refurbishment of the central railway network and the expansion of the Dar es Salaam … Continue reading

Tanzania – Chinese medical collaboration

Six medical workers from China’s Tal’an medical assistance team will be arriving early this week to work with their counterparts  in Tanzania over the next two years.This program is  part of an ongoing collaboration between Tanzania and China over decades. More than 1000 doctors from China’s Shandong province have provided medical services in Tanzania since … Continue reading

Thailand commits to anti poaching assistance for Tanzania

Thailand has committed to assist Tanzania in its anti poaching efforts by providing training and equipment. Thailand will also provide scholarships for short and medium anti poaching courses to Tanzanians in the tourism sector. A co operation agreement on wildlife management and conservation has been signed between the two countries. During President Obama’s visit to … Continue reading

257 bicycles for Morogoro Most Vulnerable Children Community Volunteers

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) as part of the ”Pamoja Tuwalee program/FHI360” which supports the implementation of the Tanzanian government’s National Costed Plan of Action for Vulnerable Children has provided 257 bicycles to 257 community volunteers in Morogoro. The bicycles support community volunteers in overseeing, coordination and leveraging care and support for … Continue reading

Mobile crime unit now in Dar es Salaam

Inspector General, IGP Saidi Mwema A mobile crime unit has been donated to the Tanzania Police Force by Turkey and is fully kitted with cameras, DNA and finger printing equipment. The biological screening equipment will be used in identifying criminals who have fled from the scene of the crime. 21 police officers have undergone training … Continue reading

Rotary Pediatric Oncology Ward opens in Muhimbili National Hospital , Dar es Salaam

Muhimbili National Hospital (MNH) Dar es Salaam now has a 23-bed capacity ward for treating children with communicable diseases that they get due to congestion in their weakened states. The ward is a donation from Tsh 1.2 billion raised by Rotary International, Bank M, Kalamandalam Association and Rotary clubs in Dar es Salaam. The opening … Continue reading

Six flyovers to be constructed in Dar es salaam

Six flyovers will be constructed at Tazara, Ubungo, Magomeni, Fire, Kamata and Chang’ombe road junctions in Dar es Salaam. The first flyover will be built at Tazara Intersection where Nyerere Road crosses Nelson Mandela Road beginning September this year with the assistance of a grant of $ 32.6 million from Japan. Tanzania and Japan have already … Continue reading