Headlines Tagged with Tanzania — 223 headlines found
Tobacco growers are urging governments to open formal dialogues about the challenges the sector is facing due to a decrease in demand for tobacco products and the absence of viable alternative crops. The plea was made at a meeting today organized by the
Jun 15, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 16, 2017 00:14
[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] Tobacco growers fear livelihood is at stake
International Tobacco Growers Association... “We have come to a point where it is clear that the FCTC Secretariat has experienced a veto to tobacco growers by ignoring their pleas,” said the ITGA Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Abrunhosa.
Jun 15, 2017 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:45
it is my belief that Tanzania has no reason to continue and promote tobacco farming, rather our politicians must now change their mindset in persuading tobacco farmers to substitute tobacco farming for other crops. Health is source of wealth.
Jun 11, 2017 The Citizen (tz)
added Jun 11, 2017 13:37
The government of Tanzania said on Wednesday plans were afoot to formulate and implement a law aimed at controlling tobacco related diseases in the east African nation. Ummy Mwalimu, the Minister for Health, said the legislation will aim at controlling to
Jun 1, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Jun 1, 2017 02:34
E-cigarette market in Africa is projected to grow as well. South Africa is one of the African countries where e-cigarette is gaining popularity. All over the continent, e-cigarette technology is penetrating the market. In Tanzania, they are being vapore
Dec 19, 2016 The Citizen (tz)
added Dec 20, 2016 22:17
TANZANIA is contemplating selling its Tobacco produce to China but cautioned producers over a likely price drop of the traditional crop which constitutes 40 percent of the total export earnings.
Sep 7, 2016 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Sep 7, 2016 17:53
THE government, for the umpteenth time, stated categorically that cigarette smoking in public places is an offence that is punishable by law. This time around the state has included the rather disgusting smoking of shisha in public as a banned practice.
Jul 27, 2016 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 27, 2016 14:00
THE Tanzania Non-communicable Diseases Alliance (TANCDA) has hailed the recent directive by the government to restrict rampant smoking of cigarettes and shisha (sheesha) in public places owing to their negative effects on human health.
Jul 26, 2016 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jul 26, 2016 16:55
The government said businesses in the country's biggest city, Dar es Salaam, were expected to stop shisha sales within seven days. Shisha smoking has become increasingly popular with young people in Tanzania. But there has been growing concern that smokin
Jul 5, 2016 BBC Online
added Jul 6, 2016 14:43
International Labour Organisation (ILO) launched a new project last month on May 25 called Achieving Reduction of Child Labour in Support of Education (ARISE) which is being implemented in tobacco growing areas in the three districts of Uyui, Urambo and
Jun 7, 2016 The Citizen (tz)
added Jun 7, 2016 12:55