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Tobacco farms drive major deforestation in Tanzania

Cutting of trees for firewood to cure tobacco over the last few decades has been a major driver of deforestation and worsening extreme weather in Tanzania's central western Tabora region, experts say. But efforts to persuade tobacco farmers to adopt othe
AlertNet ( Thomson Reuters Foundation) (uk)
added Dec 26, 2012 23:22

[Africa] MWITA: Tanzania: Tobacco Smoking Becomes a Social Menace Nationwide (Page 1 of 2)

It is common to see smokers puffing in crowded places in this country. Smokers often puff in busses, hospitals, libraries, restaurants, bars, and banks and even in government offices, sometimes in front of signs that prohibit the habit. But smoking in pu
added Aug 8, 2013 21:54

[Tanzania] WHO anti-tobacco campaigns responsible for dropping prices

ANTI-TOBACCO campaigns being conducted by the World Health Organisation (WHO) are among factors to blame for the depreciating prices of the cash crop in both the local and world markets, the National Assembly heard.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 22, 2015 21:40

[Africa, USA] Tobacco, Cashew Nuts Tanzania's Potential AGOA Export Bailout

MANY African countries, including Tanzania, are likely to miss the opportunity of enhancing their trade relations with the US through the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA), which is coming to an end in 2015. ... So far, the AGOA list excludes s
added Aug 22, 2013 16:40

[Tanzania] Tobacco firm donates school desks

ALLIANCE One Tobacco Tanzania Ltd has saved about 500 school pupils from sitting on dusty floors at Geitasamo Primary School in Serengeti District after donating 157 desks to the public school with 793 learners. Geitasamo is one of the rural public prim
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Aug 14, 2013 16:23

[Tanzania] Alarm as "shisha smoking takes urban Dar es Salaam by storm

Dr Sabuni said that as per the current trends, for a bar to appear fashionable today, it has to have a shisha parlour and thus the reason why they are mushrooming all over Dar es Salaam and other urban regions. "We are extremely concerned because for sta
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 30, 2013 12:02

[Tanzania] Investment Centre Hails Investors in Tobacco

TIC Investment Facilitation Director, Ms Nakuala Senzia, made the remarks on Wednesday, during a tour of members of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on Economy, Industries and Trade at the Morogoro-based Universal Corporation Inc. The Universal Corpo
added Mar 22, 2013 12:53

[Tanzania] Major cigarette company makes 86bn/- profit

TANZANIA Cigarette Company (TCC) posted a 21 per cent increase of net tax profit to 85.9bn/- in the year ending 2012, upfrom 70.9bn/- of the previous period.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 12, 2013 06:00

[Tanzania] Tobacco production set to improve

TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 27, 2012 00:00

[Africa] Tanzania: Serengeti Cashes in On Tobacco Farming Amid Environmental Challenge

farming is now considered as a new big deal for making good money by majority of farmers in the wildlife-rich district of Serengeti, whose environment is still virgin land. In a district of over 240,000 people, it is not surprising to see hundreds of fa
added Jun 15, 2013 16:49
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