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Queen M Xima and Senior Un Officials Visit Ethiopia and...
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia , December 9 , 2013/ African Press Organization / -- Her Majesty Queen Mxima of the Netherlands and the three food agencies of the United Nations are teaming up to raise awareness of how access to financial services - such as bank accounts, short-term credit, small loans, savings and insurance - can help improve the lives and ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Peak to Peak students celebrate hike fundraising with duct tape
Administrators from Peak to Peak Charter School in Lafayette were suspended by duct tape on the gym wall Thursday to help students raise money for a summer service project.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Malaysian National News Agency
Maldives Wins World's Best Island Destination Award
The Maldives has received the world's leading island destination title at the 2013 World Travel Awards in Qatar, Xinhua news agency reports local media as saying Friday.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Smile launches fastest internet in Arusha, Tanzania
Left, Deo Ndejembi, Head of Direct Sales; Centre, Fiona McGloin, Smile Tanzania Country Manager - Tanzania and Uganda, Right, Madaha Francis, Head of This week, Smile Communications Tanzania launches its Fourth Generation Long Term Evolution services in Arusha, bringing the high speed internet revolution to businesses, organizations and residents ... (more)
Mon Dec 02, 2013
San Francisco Bay View
Wanda's Picks for December 2013
This season we have lost two pillars of our San Francisco Bay Area community, Samuel Fredericks and Upesi Mtambuzi.
The Huffington Post
Obama Reveals $100 Million HIV Research Initiative
President Barack Obama has announced a new initiative at the National Institutes of Health in pursuit of a cure for HIV.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
After internship in Berkshires, nurse from Tanzania heads home to provide needed help
Next week, the 27-year-old returns to her African homeland after a three-month nursing internship in the Berkshire area learning how residents access health care through local hospitals, walk-in clinics and organizations that make house calls.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
fastjet launches second international route
It marks the first direct air link between the Dar es Salaam and Lusaka. It currently takes travellers 25 hours to drive from each point.
Kenya: KQ Increase Flights to 11 Routes Ahead of Festive Season
Kenya Airways has increased frequency to eleven destinations ahead of the December holidays as the airline prepares for an anticipated surge in demand for these routes during the festive season.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Tanzania: Fastjet Flies 40 Percent First Time Fliers
FASTJET, a low-cost carrier, said almost 38 per cent out of 355,000 passengers they had flown in six destinations in the last one year were first time flyers.
Tanzania police set up special desks for gender violence cases
In this July 14, 2005 file photo girls listen as U.S. First Lady Laura Bush speaks during a visit to a school on the Indian Ocean island of Zanzibar.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Mark Williams MP with children at the Dogodogo Street Project
CEREDIGION MP Mark Williams recently returned from a trip to Tanzania, as part of a delegation looking at the standards of education in the country.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
East Africa: East Africa Must Approach China As a Single Unit
THE din has quieted a little bit over the endless and pitiable rivalries over the East African Community , thanks in part to President Jakaya Kikwete's game changing address, to the National Assembly of the United Republic of Tanzania, just over two weeks back.
Emirates News Agency
UAE Ambassador joins hands with Takatof volunteers in Dar es Salaam Tanzania
WAM Abu Dhabi, 24th November, 2013 --Abdullah Al Suwaidi, UAE Ambassador to Tanzania has joined Takatof volunteers, who are currently visiting Dar es Salaam as part of a voluntary social programme designed by the Emirates Foundation to foster a culture of volunteering across the United Arab Emirates.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Surgery in a blackout: The doctor healing children's broken hearts
The young doctor received five years of training in Israel before heading back to Tanzania to help save the lives of children in need.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Kenya: Monarch Group Raises Hospitality Portfolio With Sh1 Billion Investment
It has set up Jambo Chester Hotels & Resorts, under which eight hospitality facilities spread across the country and Tanzania will be operated.
Africa's first underwater hotel in Tanzania to boost tourism
Designed by Swedish company Genberg Underwater Hotels, the three-storey structure is built using materials that allows it to float.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Tanzania: Manyara Region Plans to Build Own Airport
Manyara is in the process of constructing its own regional airport, a terminal which has been planned for Endakiso section of Magugu Ward in Babati District.
Tanzania: High Class Tourism 'And-Beyond' That
THERE are times when you can simply judge a company from its email message; the one from 'And-Beyond' read; 'before printing this please consider saving paper,' signaling that everything about the firm was all about environment conservation.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
The 2013 East African Safari Classic Route Is Revealed
The 2013 East African Safari Classic rally route has now been confirmed. Encompassing a total competitive distance of 1759 kilometres through some of the world's most famous national parks in Kenya and Tanzania, this year's rally will take in 26 stages covering a total route distance of 3823 kilometres.