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Mtwara

 

a city in Tanzania; administrative center of the district of Mtwara. Population, 20,400 (1967); port on the Indian Ocean. Exports include cashews, sisal, peanuts, coconut palm products, and wood. Mtwara is the commercial center of an agricultural region. It has flour mills, hulling mills, and a cashew-cleaning plant.

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Further to the Company's announcement on 29 July 2019 that the longstop date for completion of the Ruvuma Farm-Out to ARA Petroleum Tanzania Limited was extended to 31 October 2019, the Company continues to await Tanzanian Government approval to gain an extension of the Mtwara Licence and transfer of the interest and operatorship of the PSA.
In Tanzania, the government told students and workers in the southern regions of Lindi, Mtwara and Ruvuma to stay at home but said people living near the coast should evacuate.
The government has ordered schools and businesses closed in the southern coast region of Mtwara where the cyclone is likely to hit.
"We've decided to evacuate all residents of valleys and other low-lying areas and we advise them to seek refuge at public spaces," Mtwara regional commissioner Gelasius Byakanwa, told reporters.
Populated by a pantheon of established and emerging African literary figures, The Goddess of Mtwara and Other Stories boasts an array of fantastical and contemplative short tales.
Summary: The government of Tanzania is set to construct a railway line from the Indian Ocean port of Mtwara to Lake Nyasa, opening a new gateway for landlocked Zambia, Malawi and DR Congo cargo.
Mtwara on the coast has the only commercial airport, there is no railway, and roads are extremely poor at best.
The government of Tanzania, acting through Reli Assets Holding Company (RAHCO), has invited firms to bid for a feasibility study and preliminary design for the construction of a railway line from the southern port of Mtwara on the Indian Ocean to the port of Mbamba Bay on Lake Nyasa, with spurs to the Liganga and Mchuchuma iron-ore and coal deposits in the Njombe region.
Since all contributions in the volume are directed at Kenya and Tanzania between Lamu and Mtwara, and Zanzibar is a particularly prominent focus, it would have been more appropriate to have the subtitle 'Islam, marriage, and sexuality on the Swahili coast' as the main title.
Second, the commercial operator (Wentworth) has stated that its gas sales agreement with TPDC (the national oil company) means that it will deliver gas at Mtwara at US$3.07 per million cubic feet (mcf) meaning that TPDC should be able to supply to TANESCO (the power-generating company) at US$5 per mcf (Wentworth 2014); much lower than most alternative sources.
For his part, Ambassador Al-Najem affirmed the Tanzanian Government's keenness to strengthen economic relations with Kuwait, through provision of facilities for investors and oil companies, especially after huge discoveries of oil and gas in the south of Tanzania, Mtwara region, on the border with Mozambique.
Albert, Mreteta, Namikonga and Supa were collected from experimental plots at Naliendele Research Institute, Mtwara and pre-germinated at a nursery unit at the Sugarcane Research Institute (SRI), Kibaha in Tanzania.