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NEWS ALERT: VAT ON TOURISM SECTOR-FOLLOW UP.
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We are glad to inform you that in the course of creating good Business Environment for its members,TATO Council triggered by VAT proposal on  the 2013/4 Budget resolved to meet Members of Parliament and give seminars on Tourism sector specifically on  peculiarity of the Tourism Sector.





This was intended for Budgetary Committee and that of Land, Environment and Natural Resources so that Honorable MPs will be making informed decision on peculiarity of the Tourism sector.

Successfully on 10th and 11th October 2013, TATO Council conducted seminar in Dar es Salaam to The Members of Parliament from the two Committee on GENERAL BUSINESS ENVIRONMENT FOR TOURISM SECTOR IN TANZANIA (STRESS ON TAXES AND BOTTLENECKS TOUR OPERATORS FACE ON DAILY BASIS), the second presentation was THE TOURISM BUSINESS- HOW IT IS DONE (STRESS ON INTERNATIONAL AGENCY DEALINGS, CONTRACTS, GROUND OPERATIONS AND INTERNATIONAL MARKETING.

 

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March for Elephants : October 4 2013
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Dear members,

‘One elephant is killed every 15 minutes; at this rate none will be roaming wild by 2025.’

TATO Governing Council on its regular meeting held 1st August 2013, appointed Mrs Vesna Glamocanin Tibaijuka to lead Committee on Animal Day (TATO Conservation Support Committee) which will be commemorated on Friday, 4th  October 2013 with a peaceful Elephant March through Arusha town.

The committee formed by non members as well, decided for this year (2013)to support the "Sparkling Elephant Project”. This is life-sized Elephant statue made of iron bars and sparkling beads and will be marched from Cultural heritage to AICC Grounds in Kijenge on 4th of October for raising awareness on impacts of poaching to the nature based tourism.

Also, Arusha is confirmed as one of the 15 cities in the World supported by the David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust (DSWT), (www.iworry.org) in the International March for Elephants.

Please book your dairies, soon we will update you on any necessary support on this matter of grave concern to us all.


JOIN ARUSHA INTERNATIONAL MARCH FOR ELEPHANTS: https://www.facebook.com/events/577515302312949/
RECEIVE UPDATES: https://www.facebook.com/ElephantMarchArusha

If you want to participate/contribute in march for elephant on 4th October 2013 please contact the coordinator, Mr. Sirili Akko  through This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it ,  SKYPE:  sirili2

Please download the following Supporting Material:

Battle for the Elephants

The End of The Game - TATO Peter Lindstrom presentation

TATO Donation for Conservation Support Fund

 


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