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TIMB completes its headquarters

ZIMBABWE - The Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) is in the process of completing the construction of its headquarters in Harare and is set to be operational during the course of 2016, a company official has said.

Mombasa tea auction set for automation

KENYA - The country will this year begin to automate trading at its weekly tea auction of regional produce to increase transparency in dealings, the chairman of the East African Tea Traders Association (EATTA), which runs the sale, said yesterday.