India founded its diplomatic mission in Tanganjika in 1961, even before Tanganjika`s independence. Tanzania (then known as Tanganjika) founded its diplomatic mission to India in 1962, immediately after Tanganjika`s independence in 1961. Relations between India and Tanzania are traditionally close and friendly, characterized by active bilateral cooperation and mutual understanding based on the founding fathers of our two nations. For many years, the political relationship has been largely determined by common ideological commitments on anti-colonialism, anti-racism, socialism, South-South cooperation and the policy of non-alignation. The two countries and their people continue to enjoy long-standing cordial relations. On 30 September 2018, hours before the deadline of the 1st IiA Navigator This database of IA – the IIA browser – is managed by UNCTAD`s IIA Section. You can browse the IIAs concluded by a particular country or group of countries, view the recently concluded ais or use the extended contract search for demanding research tailored to your needs. Please cite UNCTAD, International Investment Agreements Navigator, available under investmentpolicy.unctad.org/international-investment-agreements/ While it is recognized that emerging countries such as Tanzania need bilateral agreements to attract and encourage foreign direct investment, these agreements should be well prepared to ensure the protection of the host country`s interests, including the revision and introduction of new laws and regulations to adapt to the changing business environment. .