Wednesday, June 11, 2014
On 18th June 2014, members of the Press gathered at the Secretariat of the Confederation of Tanzania Industries. They did not want to miss an opportunity to hear the "Voice of Industry" on the Government Budget 2014/2015. The statement was read by Stephen F. Kilindo, member of the Governing Council, accompanied by Christine Kilindu, Executive Director.
The budget speech was read in the Parliament by The Minister for Finance, Hon. Saada Mkuya Salum (MP) on 12th June 2014. The government estimates indicates an expenditure of TZS 19.85 trillion for recurrent and development activities. This is an increase of TZS 1.60 trillion or 8.7 percent compared to the budget estimate of TZS 18.249 trillion for fiscal year 2013/2014.