In an official meeting with Prime Minister (PM) Kassim Majaliwa yesterday, President Xi Jinping of China said that friendship between the two sides is historical and beneficial. Xi stated that Tanzania and China have been good friends and that the two should look forward to more enhanced bilateral cooperation for the benefit of the people of both sides. PM Majaliwa commended Xi for honouring Tanzania as one of the country with a long history of friendship and gave the country priority in the industrial investment strategy.
Tanzania Revenue Authority (TRA) officers have been challenged to nurture good relationships with the business fraternity in the country and tax-paying citizens. Moshi District Commissioner (DC) Kippi Warioba noted that a harmonious relationship between the TRA and the business community will help remove the perception among traders that tax collectors pose barriers to businesses.
Minister of Health Community Development Gender, Elderly, and Children, Ummy Mwalimu, has launched a new mobile phone-based application that supports testing, treatment, and improves adherence to the antiretroviral therapy (ART) and care for people living with HIV/AIDS. The intervention is supported by the United States Government through funding and sharing of research knowledge.