East Africa: Dar Port Still Cheap

Value Added Tax (VAT) on auxiliary services, widely referred to as VAT on Transit Goods has of recent attracted a lot of criticisms from stakeholders, mainly those using Dar es Salaam Port. Brought by the new VAT Act of 2014, the VAT on transit goods …

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Tanzania: Chadema – Prosecute Axed Directors

Dar es Salaam - President John Magufuli has been urged to take legal action against township, district and city directors, who were not reappointed after he accused them of embezzling public funds.

Reacting to the President's address to newly appointed directors at the State House …

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Tanzania: A Harvest of Thorns for the Opposition?

Dar es Salaam - Opinion is divided over whether opposition parties under their coalition, Ukawa, have gained or lost from boycotting parliamentary sessions protesting the way Deputy Speaker Tulia Ackson was running the august House.

For the great part of the second half of the …

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