After completing the construction of the track, together with all the support infrastructure, and concluding successful trial operations, the Chinese officially handed over TAZARA on 1st July 1976. Commercial operations then officially begun on 14th July 1976.
July 14, 2016
June 25, 2016
The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has a new organ – the TAZARA Master Workers’ Council, formed in accordance with the Labour Laws of the United Republic of Tanzania.
June 23, 2016
The Malawi Government has given an order to the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) to move 48 million litres of petroleum products in the next 12 months, starting from July 2016.
June 21, 2016
The Managing Director of the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA), Eng. Bruno Ching’andu has laid out his vision to the employees, calling on every worker to be customer-centric in order to turn the Authority into the best transport organization in the region.
June 17, 2016
Following the posting of improved service delivery by the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) and the National Railways Company of Congo (SNCC), the two railways have agreed to aggressively market their services to increase the volume of freight between the Port of Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).
June 05, 2016
The Workers Union of TAZARA in Zambia (WUTAZ) has ushered in new leaders to oversee the affairs of some of the workers in TAZARA in the next four years, Ernest Mwape reports from Mpika.
May 24, 2016
After completion, TAZARA effectively supported the anti-imperialism and anti-colonialism struggle of the countries in Southern Africa and the economic development of Tanzania and Zambia during which China and Africa have built profound friendship of shared destinies.
May 24, 2016
The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) Tripartite Meeting between the shareholding Governments of the United Republic of Tanzania (URT), the Republic of Zambia (GRZ)) and their partner, the Government of the Peoples Republic of China, was convened from 9th to 12th May 2016 at the Julius Nyerere International Convention Center in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
May 22, 2016
“I am proud to say that we have since made good improvements and are this year expected to move about 150,000 tons by the end of the Financial Year in June 2016, a remarkable improvement from last Financial Year’s freight annual performance of around 87,000 tons.
April 21, 2016
Mpika – The Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) Workshops in Mpika have embarked on a programme to rehabilitate 200 wagons over a period of ten months.