TITLE

Tanzanian government has given Tanesco US$1.2 billion as part of government reform plan

PUB. DATE
August 2014
SOURCE
African Business News;8/6/2014, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Newswire
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that the government of Tanzania will provide 1.2 billion dollars to improve the investment potential of state power utility, Tanzania Electricity Supply Co.(TANESCO). The funds will be used to reform TANESCO to attract investments from the private sector to boost generation, transmission and distribution facilities.
ACCESSION #
97383570

 

Related Articles

  • Enterprising women. Brody, Loren // Westchester County Business Journal;04/05/99, Vol. 38 Issue 14, p1 

    Focuses on an entrepreneurial assistance program for women on welfare in Westchester County, New York. Public-private partnership of the Westchester Association of Women Business Owners, the Westchester County Association Inc., Westchester Community College and the state Division for...

  • WELFARE QUEENS. Chait, Jonathan // New Republic;12/16/96, Vol. 215 Issue 25, p22 

    Opposes critics of federal subsidies to corporations or corporate welfare in the U.S. Views that opposition to corporate welfare allows politicians both left and right to win points for integrity while secretly indulging their more base instincts; Estimates of the amount of existing corporate...

  • PRIVATE SECTOR PARASITES.  // Red Pepper Magazine;Feb/Mar2013, Issue 188, p14 

    The article discusses the public private initiative (PFI) programme in Great Britain. The programme allows investors to profit from government subsidies and bail-outs, as well as from the direct leveraging of charges on infrastructure users. Particular focus is given to the political...

  • PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP IN DEVELOPMENT OF INNOVATIVE CLUSTERS. Evgenyevich, Ponomarenko Egor // Theory & Practice of Social Development;2014, Issue 5, p1 

    The article substantiates the efficiency of the regions' development by application of the public-private partnership mechanism. The author considers the specific examples of formation of the public-private partnership in the Russian practice as implementation of the project of state support for...

  • Government that Works for You.  // Public CIO;Winter2015, Vol. 13 Issue 4, Special section pSR4 

    The article offers information related to government technology platform. Topics discussed include the Code Louisville public-private partnership which offers technology training, the use of open application program interface (APIS) for traffic information, and the personal government assistant...

  • Improving the investment climate. Hancock, Melissa // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;4/10/2009, Vol. 53 Issue 15, p38 

    The article reports that the Egyptian government's reform programme has helped the country tide over the global financial crisis, but it is looking for ways to attract further funds due to fall in foreign direct investment. The programme has boosted the economy and aided gross domestic product...

  • Program dollars in the state.  // njbiz;5/7/2012, Vol. 25 Issue 19, p17 

    The article offers information on state funds in New Jersey including the 5.88 billion U.S. dollars in commercial insurance losses in 2011, two million dollars in Economic Injury or Business Physical disaster loans and 159 million dollars in approved housing assistance related to Hurricane Irene.

  • partnerships AND COLLABORATION. Wright, E. Linwood; Stratton, Jeremy // Economic Development Journal;Summer2009, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p30 

    The article focuses on the economic development in Danville, Virginia. It highlights the strategies developed by community leaders to deal with the global economy, its successes, and lessons learned from 2001-2008. It notes the significance of city and county partnership to attract capital...

  • 11 Cities in Massachusetts Band Together to Solve Urban Ills.  // Government Financial Management TOPICS;11/19/2012, p10 

    The article focuses on the establishment of the Gateway Cities Innovation Institute to help second tier cities in Massachusetts by leveraging their assets and political capital to attract private and public sector investment. These second tier cities include Lawrence, Pittsfield, and Worcester....

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics