Mobile money has seen impressive growth in Tanzania in recent years, emerging as a key facilitator of financial inclusion, while agency banking is showing promise as a route to new customers for...
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Economic Update | Tanzania banking turns mobile
28 Feb 2017
Economic Update | Stronger support for Tanzania’s farmers
25 Jan 2017
National efforts to modernise Tanzania’s underdeveloped agricultural industry received a major boost at the end of 2016, in the form of a $93.5m loan from the African Development Bank.
Economic Update | Tanzania lays out big investments in power generation
24 Jan 2017
In a bid to satisfy growing demand for power, Tanzania has ramped up investment in alternative energy schemes, with a focus on smoothing regional disparities.
Economic Update | Tanzania’s railway project gains pace
20 Jan 2017
A drive to improve Tanzania’s transport infrastructure is gathering momentum, with billions of dollars of funding being put towards the development of the country’s rail network.
Economic Update | VAT introduction to impact growth in Tanzania’s tourism industry
26 Dec 2016
Tanzania’s efforts to improve its infrastructure have led to a search for new revenue streams, which may impact growth in the tourism sector over the near term.