Diversifying economies reduces dependence: Tanzania bank chief

Youth and rural populations in Tanzania are looking to increase their access to financial services, according to Bank of Tanzania Governor Benno Ndulu.

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Tanzania records “strong” economic growth in 2015

Tanzania recorded strong economic growth of 7 per cent in 2015, according to a review by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

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IMF lowers global growth forecasts again for 2015

Slower global growth is forecast yet again, in the IMF’s latest World Economic Outlook.

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Somali economy “growing rapidly”

Somalia’s economy is on track to grow 2.7 per cent in 2015, according to the first review of the nation’s economic well-being in 26 years.

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World tourism tops 1.1 billion in 2014, contributing to global economic recovery – UN

The number of international tourists reached 1.13 billion in 2014, 51 million more than in 2013, on trend for the fifth consecutive year of above average growth since the 2009 economic crisis, the United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) announced today.