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[Tanzania] Tobacco firm joins fire safety drive

Tanzania Leaf Tobacco Company (TLTC) has reconditioned one of four fire tending facilities in Morogoro at the cost of 7.8m/-, the company announced in a statement. Handing over the reconditioned fire tender, TLTC Group Corporate Affairs Director, Mr Rich
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Mar 18, 2014 09:10
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Tanzania not likely to ban tobacco farming

DESPITE calls by anti-tobacco activists for Tanzania to ban or reduce production of tobacco, the government is not likely to do so in the near future until a credible alternative crop is in place to enable farmers continue to earn incomes.
TSN Daily News (tz)
added Nov 5, 2013 18:35
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[Africa] Kenyans opt to sell tobacco to Tanzania

Kenyan tobacco farmers along the Tanzania border have opted to sell their produce in the neighbouring country due to better prices and leaf grading measures. A survey shows that a kilo of tobacco in Tanzania sells for over Sh360 while the same quantity w
Nairobi Star (ke)
added Nov 1, 2013 08:56
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[Africa, Tanzania] Tobacco firm reveals multiple causes of crop's decline

TLTC's and Tanzania Tobacco Processors Limited (TTPL) Group Legal and Corporate Affairs Director Richard Sinamtwa unveiled the challenges in a presentation when he visited Morogoro Regional Commissioner Joel Bendera. One of them, he said, was a the mult
IPP Media (tz)
added Sep 26, 2013 05:30
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[Africa, Tanzania] Tobacco Farms Notorious for Worst Forms of Child Labour

According to International Labour Organization, the causes of the Worst Forms of Child Labour in tobacco plantations in Tanzania are linked to poverty; 84 per cent of the parents of children working on the farms come from poor and very poor socio-economi
All-Africa.com
added Aug 27, 2013 11:00
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[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
All-Africa.com
added Aug 22, 2013 16:40
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[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
All-Africa.com
added Aug 8, 2013 21:54
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[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
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[Malaysia] Alarm As 'Shisha' Smoking Takes Urban Tanzania By Storm

- A new 'fashionable' trend of Shisha smoking among the youth especially young girls in the Tanzanian capital city Dar es Salaam is proving to be a concern. The Head of the Mental Health and Substance Abuse Unit in the Ministry of Health and Social Welfa
BERNAMA (Malaysian National News Agency) (my)
added Jul 1, 2013 14:33
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[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
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