Run, eat, give

IMG_7813We came, we ran, we ate. And with the help of 30+ volunteers, the day went off with relatively few glitches. We raised almost $35,000 to protect Tanzania’s elephants in the Ivory Detection Dog program. (more…)

Run for the money!

IMG_7221What a day for a race! A ton of fun to raise money to protect elephants. Sunday November 23, 2014. First Annual Turkey Trot race / walk around Masaki from the Best Western Coral Beach. Awesome team of volunteers help 200 runners (more…)

Ambassador’s Reception

IMG_6410AmCham members came out for breakfast and a fantastic, free-wheeling and frank exchange with United States Ambassador Mark Childress at the Sea Cliff Hotel, Friday morning, 17 October 2014. (more…)

Nominations Open!

hatinring2 Is it time to toss your hat in the ring? New Board members will be elected at the Annual General Meeting, November 6. If you are interested in helping take the organization to new heights of effectiveness (more…)

The Business Environment in Tanzania

Audience Breakfast

AmCham Tanzania was delighted to welcome you during its recent Executive Breakfast Meeting on the Business Environment in Tanzania. This exceptional meeting has been enhanced by the presence and expertise of: Hon. Dr. Adelhelm Meru-Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Industry, Trade and Investment Mr. Rishit Shah-Tax Partner, PricewtaerhouseCoopers (PwC) Mr. Godfrey Simbeye-Executive Director, Tanzania Private Sector Foundation During the meeting participants received relevant information from engaged and communicating stakeholders. We were pleased to facilitate a productive exchange among key pillars of the business environment in Tanzania. We are looking forward to continuing the discussion on the new policy landscape with AmCham members, AmCham partners and Government representatives. Check the pictures of our event here below and stay connected for our upcoming initiatives.

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Glenn Corey ( Warrior Security), Wilfred Nyakyi ( PwC Tanzania)
Glenn Corey (Warrior Security), Wilfred Nyakyi (PwC Tanzania)
Dr. Meru, Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Investment, Stephanie Hill Said, AmCham Events Committee ( MMI Tanzania)
Dr. Meru, Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Investment, Stephanie Hill Said, AmCham Events Committee (MMI Tanzania)
Adam Fuller ( Southern Sun)
Adam Fuller (Southern Sun)
Belinda Majani (MTS Tanzania)
Belinda Majani (MTS Tanzania)
Teweli K. Teweli, AmCham Policy Committee ( Exxon Mobile), Dr. Meru, Permanent Secretary for In
Teweli K. Teweli, AmCham Policy Committee (Exxon Mobile), Dr. Meru, Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Investment
Laura Kelley, AmCham Chairperson ( Pyramid Pharma)
Laura Kelley, AmCham Chairperson (Pyramid Pharma)
Thomas Bisonga ( Stanbic Bank Tanzania) Teweli K. Teweli, AmCham Policy Committee (Exxon Mobile)
Thomas Bisonga (Stanbic Bank Tanzania) Teweli K. Teweli, AmCham Policy Committee (Exxon Mobile)
Anael Macha (City Engineering)
Anael Macha (City Engineering)
PwC Tanzania
PwC Tanzaniaamcham-pwc (53 of 59)Teweli K. Teweli, AmCham Policy Committee (ExxonMobil)
Godfrey Simbeye, Executive Director TPSF, Rishit Shah, Tax-Partner PwC Tanzania
Godfrey Simbeye, Executive Director TPSF, Rishit Shah, Tax-Partner PwC Tanzania
Dr.Meru Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Investment
Dr.Meru Permanent Secretary for Industry, Trade and Investment
Stephanie Hill Said , AmCham Events Committee (MMI Tanzania)
Stephanie Hill Said , AmCham Events Committee (MMI Tanzania)

 

 

 

 

Extraction Issues

dial3x2Put simply, AmCham-TZ and its members wholeheartedly support the establishment of a local content policy for Tanzania. However, we also emphasize that Tanzania’s local content policy should be one that is (more…)

Taxation Policy

tax3x2One of the key issues for the business community in Tanzania — not only American companies investing and working here but across the board — are issues relating to tax policy. (more…)

AGM set for 6 November

gavel300x200We’ve set the date and time for our  Annual General Meeting, so mark your calendars for Thursday, 6 November. We’ve got an action-packed agenda including an introduction to our 2015 Strategic Plan (more…)