"There is always one," my guide said in Tanzania!

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If he or she is worth their weight in salt, your guide will give you instructions and warnings throughout your African safari. You should heed these warnings. Other tourists, you might witness, may not heed these warnings but instead will flex their [Read story...]

Statoil successfully tests Tanzania well

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Norway’s Statoil successfully tested its Zafarani reservoir offshore Tanzania in a key step for offshore development and onshore LNG production, it said on Monday. Statoil and co-venturer ExxonMobil today announce the results from their first [Read story...]

Valentine’s Day Adventures: 5 Best Treks for Couples

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Valentine’s Day, a day when the world is awash with pink and red and messages of love and romance. So while you might expect a list of the most “romantic” places in the world to share a bottle of wine or a sunset view on this day, we take a dif [Read story...]

Canada, Norway set to join Africa entrepreneurs fund

Canada and Norway will join a list of donors supporting Africa Enterprise Challenge Fund (AECF) which gives grants and cash prizes to innovative business projects benefiting the majority on the continent. Established by Australia, Britain, Denmark, [Read story...]

Investors still eye one-year govt papers

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Despite shelving yield rates by 0.8 per cent, investors’ appetite for the 12 months treasury bills auctioned on Wednesday was high with the note recording more than doubling of the subscriptions. Bank of Tanzania The Bank of Tanzania (BoT) auc [Read story...]

EAC banks adopt regional payment system

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The Bank of Tanzania (BoT) announced that the East African Payment System (EAPS) has started operating and will enhance cross border payments and boost trade within the region. Governor of the Central Bank, Prof Benno Ndulu The BoT governor, Prof Be [Read story...]