Tanzania: Govt Tasks Public Institutions to Improve Business Environment

The government has tasked public institutions to continue improving the country’s investment environment in order attract more domestic and foreign investments.

The Deputy Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Investment, Industry and Trade, Dr Hashil Abdallah made the appeal at the seminar for members of Fair Competition Tribunal (FCT) in Bagamoyo, Coast Region recently.

“It is our task to continue putting friendly investment climate to woo more investors from within and globally to grab immense opportunities, ultimately boosting economic development,” he said.

Dr Abdallah who represented Investment, Industry and Trade Minister Dr Ashatu Kijaji, said that putting enabling environment is important to attract investors, developing industries and doing business in the country.

He said the heads of the public institutions must have as their priority to create better environment for business and investment.

“The members of the Council should categorize all the laws, regulations and procedures that govern the investment and business sector in the country,” he said.

He added, the initiative is important in the establishment of an enabling environment for business and investment in the country to match the changes and needs of economic growth,” he said.

On his part, the Fair Competition Tribunal (FCT) Chairman, the High Court-Labour Division Chief Justice Salma Maghimbi said the Council will continue to act fairly in its decisions based on the law, regulations and procedures.