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Readers, writers to enjoy new eboook app

    Readers, writers to enjoy new eboook app

Dar es Salaam. Tigo Tanzania and Jackson Group have launched a new ebook application. The aim is to provide books — audio and visual – to readers. It also hopes

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Formal Financial Sector Could Follow Mobile Money Success to Expand Credit

    Formal Financial Sector Could Follow Mobile Money Success to Expand Credit

In less than eight years, there has been extraordinary progress in bringing the majority of Tanzanians into the mobile money revolution, mostly by adopting an efficient, low-cost mobile money transfer

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Rwanda’s national airline adds 2nd intercontinental destinatione

    Rwanda’s national airline adds 2nd intercontinental destinatione

London will be RwandAir’s second intercontinental destination after Mumbai and is testament to the airline’s expansion strategy now taking hold. Following the earlier announcement of flights from Kigali to Harare

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Why digitalisation has to be re-imagined for the African context

    Why digitalisation has to be re-imagined for the African context

Mauritius Commercial Bank (MCB) expects digitalisation to grow exponentially in Africa during the next five years. If for most developed countries digitalisation is all about disruption, in Africa it is

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Efficiency of Public Spending will Enhance Agriculture Productivity for Poverty Reduction in Africa

    Efficiency of Public Spending will Enhance Agriculture Productivity for Poverty Reduction in Africa

March 23, 2017—Reforms in public spending would boost agricultural productivity in Sub-Saharan Africa, raising farmer’s incomes, and promoting broader economic

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Tanzania is a Frontrunner for Scaled Up Resources from World Bank Group

    Tanzania is a Frontrunner for Scaled Up Resources from World Bank Group

DAR ES SALAAM, March 20, 2017 — Today World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim announced that Tanzania will be able to

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World Bank Report: Improving Conditions for People and Businesses in Africa’s Cities Is Key to Growth

    World Bank Report: Improving Conditions for People and Businesses in Africa’s Cities Is Key to Growth

WASHINGTON, February 9, 2017—Africa’s cities are growing in population – adding the size of another Nigeria to cities by 2025

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Kenya Government blocked Emirates flight Dubai-Nairobi?

    Kenya Government blocked Emirates flight Dubai-Nairobi?

Struggling to return the country’s tourism industry to full strength has Kenya done an apparent U-turn on plans by Emirates,

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Doing business in Africa? Top businessman shares his thoughts

    Doing business in Africa? Top businessman shares his thoughts

Africa is home to seven of the 10 fastest-growing economies in the world, and despite the pre-conceived ideas of a

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From 3D printers to drones: Five technologies that could shape the continents future

    From 3D printers to drones: Five technologies that could shape the continents future

Rafiq Raji, an adjunct researcher at the NTU-SBF Centre for African Studies, discusses five technologies changing everything from medicine to manufacturing. 1. Drones to the rescue It has always been

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