BUSINESS NEWS

400% accommodation hike during ZITF

MOST hoteliers in and around Bulawayo hiked their accommodation charges by as high as 400 percent taking advantage of desperate accommodation seekers that had thronged the city for the Zimbabwe Intern...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

POS machines reach 70 000

Point of Sale (POS) machines increased 20 percent to 70 000 from 56 000 units by end of last year as the country moves closer to fulfilling targets set under the financial inclusion strategy and resol...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 May 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF primary poll winners list out

Zanu-PF yesterday announced the official list of candidates who will contest the forthcoming National Assembly elections on the ruling party's ticket.The results reflect a renewal of the party after s...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Royal Air Maroc introduce Harare, Maputo flights

Moroccan national carrier, Royal Air Maroc (RAM), has announced plans to launch flights to five other East African cities only two years after it began its Casablanca-Nairobi operations.Country manage...

By businessdailyafrica | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Bulawayo de-industrialisation, ZITF success juxtaposed

The 59th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade (ZITF) was by far the largest in decades both in terms of attendance by local and foreign exhibitors as well as the business activity.Not only did ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Tshinga Dube hints at GNU

In a statement that is likely to attract mixed feelings within the Zanu PF family, former War Veterans minister Tshinga Dube has hinted on a government of national unity with the Nelson Chamisa-led MD...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Teachers gang up against govt

Defiant teachers have ganged up against government, declaring that they will not be intimidated, following threats that those who will down tools will be dismissed the same way nurses were.In recent d...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

'5,000 registered voters dead'

At least 5 000 registered voters have died before the finalisation of the biometric voter registration exercise, a senior Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) has revealed.Speaking at a Zimbabwe Union ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Gloomy outlook for Zimbabwe workers

ZIMBABWEAN workers celebrated Workers' Day yesterday amid a gloomy outlook, as working conditions have deteriorated into the new dispensation.Labour body, Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) and ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Incandescent lights give Zera headache

THE Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) is still experiencing rampant smuggling of incandescent lights despite the existence of Zimbabwe Revenue Authority and law enforcement agents at the cou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

Zimbabweans returning home in droves

Formerly exiled Zimbabweans have been returning home in droves since the ousting of former president Robert Mugabe.Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government is also considering ways to enab...

By ANA | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Cash crisis affects ZITF foreign exhibitors

FOREIGN exhibitors at the just-ended Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) expressed dismay over cash shortages in the country, saying despite their good exhibitions they were going home empty-hand...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF 'rigs' own elections

ZANU-PF primary elections ended farcically yesterday amid reports of massive vote-rigging, bloody clashes and the defeat of party bigwigs, while some losing candidates seized and burnt the ballot pape...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Chamisa woos rural voters

MDC Alliance presidential candidate Nelson Chamisa yesterday wooed yet another bumper crowd when he addressed a campaign rally in rural Seke as he drummed up support for the coalition ahead of the for...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

ZITF to approach govt on SEZ status

THE Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) company says it plans to engage the government and request special economic zone (SEZ) status to increase capacity utilisation and widen its business activ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Zanu-PF polls a test for Mnangagwa

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's credentials as party leader will come under the most stringent test today when Zanu-PF holds hotly-contested primary elections to choose aspiring Members of Parliament a...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Mugabe allies vow to spoil the meal for Mnangagwa

Former president Robert Mugabe's allies have started coming out of their shells to challenge his successor Emmerson Mnangagwa in a move that is likely to stoke tension between the two Zanu-PF gladiato...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

EDUCATION

Teachers tell minister to 'Go hang'

TEACHERS have blasted government and told Primary and Secondary Education minister Paul Mavima to go hang and stop intimidating them through threats as the strike action which they are planning to hol...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

More party members dump Mujuru

THE NATIONAL People's Party (NPP) suffered a massive blow yesterday as more than 50 national and provincial leaders from Mashonaland East province dumped the outfit and joined MDC-T, claiming there wa...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Chamisa to boot out Chinese investors

MDC-T president Nelson Chamisa yesterday said if voted into power he will expel Chinese investors and cancel deals Government signed with the world's second-largest economy running into billions of do...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

OPINION

May Day loses significance

Noah Bikita (42) is a former Detroop Mine workers committee chairman. He worked at the mine as a driver and is now paying the price for standing for workers' rights in 2016, as he is out of employment...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Chiwenga challenges business to generate forex

VICE-PRESIDENT Constatino Chiwenga has challenged business to enter the export sector and earn vital foreign currency which is currently in short supply and affecting Zimbabwe's capacity to process ex...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Chamisa sets date for MDC-T primaries

OPPOSITION leader Nelson Chamisa's MDC-T will hold primary elections from Saturday this week, with the final candidates' list expected by end of next week, NewsDay reported.Party secretary-general Dou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

Tshinga Dube faces Makokoba primaries rerun

Zanu-PF Makokoba MP Tshinga Dube's recent electoral victory in the party's primary elections might be short-lived after another losing candidate, Peter Baka Nyoni, sought nullification of the results ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

POLITICS

'Don't vote Zanu-PF'

THE Zimbabwe Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) yesterday labelled the Zanu-PF government as the workers' number one enemy, and called on all workers to dump the ruling party in the upcoming general elec...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2018

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