We’re a global tourist giant, says TTB boss

The Tanzania Tourism Board (TTB) believes Tanzania now shines prominently on the tourism world map partly because of the visits of prominent personalities to the country’s tourist attractions. The TTB…

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JPM African liberation hero

... Medal to be presented by ex-Mozambican President Chissano FORMER Mozambican President Joaquim Chissano is expected to present an award to President John Magufuli after emerging winner of the African Liberation…

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Dar port set to gain on Zambia, DR Congo major road project

TANZANIA is set to benefit from a new route which will open up SADC trade corridor to capture and channel trade flows from Zambia and DR Congo to Dar es Salaam port. Zambia and DR Congo begin upgrading of 182km…

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Serengeti thrills Obama family

FORMER US President Barack Obama wound up his eight-day vacation in Serengeti National Park yesterday, showering praises on Tanzania’s superb conservation of the tourist attractions. Speaking at Kilimanjaro…

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Dar secures 900bn/- for SGR, power plant projects

TRADE and Development Bank (TDB) has pledged a 400 million US dollar (about 900bn/-) soft loan to the government for construction of the central Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) and gas plant in Kilwa District, Lindi…

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Dreamliner arrival sparks great hopes

BOEING 787-8-Dreamliner touched the Tanzanian soil last evening, confirming the government’s resolve to reclaim the country’s lost glory in the domestic air transport industry. There are clear indications…

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Dar praised for SGR project

VISITING Ugandan Minister for Works, Engineer Monica Ntege, has commended Tanzania for its mega project to put up Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) line, saying upon its completion the railway line will play a key role…

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Traffic jams at Tazara to end September

DAR ES SALAAM motorists and commuters may now heave a sigh of relief following good news that the eagerly awaited Tazara flyover, the intersection of Nyerere Road and Nelson Mandela Expressway, will now be operational…

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