Widespread weather-induced power shortages are seen to pull down Tanzania’s output this year, the International Monetary Fund says. The African nation’s output growth in 2011 is expected to decrease to 6 percent, according to the fund, adding that increased global food and fuel prices could also contribute to a slowdown in Tanzania’s economic activity.

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    • Ma. Rizza Leonzon

      As a former staff writer, Rizza focused mainly on business coverage, including key donors such as the Asian Development Bank and AusAID.