BUSINESS NEWS

Zimbabwe courts private investors

ECONOMIC Planning and Investment Promotion minister Obert Mpofu yesterday said the government is working towards more private sector involvement in the funding of the implementation of the Sustainable...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Zimra engages MPs in fighting corruption

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) called upon Parliamentarians to enact laws that will help in curbing corruption.Speaking at a Parliamentarians Workshop which the Authority hosted in Harare on t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Donkeys used to smuggle cars into Zimbabwe

Police in South Africa have foiled an attempt to smuggle a stolen luxury car into Zimbabwe using donkeys to pull it across the Limpopo river.The suspects fled into the bushes towards Zimbabwe after th...

By BBC | Published: 02 August 2017

POLITICS

Mugabe, Mbeki in private talks

FORMER South African leader Thabo Mbeki flew into Harare early on Monday for "consultations" with President Robert Mugabe, as Zimbabwe teeters on the brink of implosion over the 93-year-old Zanu-PF le...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Education Ministry faces eviction

THE Mining Industry Pension Fund (MIPF) has taken the Ministry of Primary and Secondary Education to court seeking an eviction order over a debt of more than $270 000 in unpaid rentals and other opera...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

CZI congress, investment forum kicks off

THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) annual congress and international investment forum kicks off in Victoria Falls today.The three-day event, which runs under the theme, "Growing manufactur...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

OPINION

Early childhood financial literacy

THE best way to grasp a concept is when one is young. Children have the ability to throttle concepts better than adults. It is in the best interest of society to catch the children young and incalcula...

By Morris Mpala | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Staff shortage cripples Mpilo Cancer unit operations

SHORTAGE of staff is crippling the smooth running of Mpilo Central Cancer Unit which was opened in April this year.The unit, which has since rolled out nuclear medicine, does not have the required num...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Zesa pays $8 million to avoid load shedding

Zimbabwe has paid $8 million to Eskom of South Africa and Hydro Cahora Bassa (HCB) of Mozambique to avoid losing 350 megawatts as the country battles to liquidate arrears amounting to over $50 millio...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

OPINION

Alternative SMEs taxation models

THERE is no doubt that small to medium enterprises (SMEs) are fast becoming a key economic pillar not only in Zimbabwe but globally. No government today will ignore the interests of this promising sec...

By Prosper Ndlovu | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Companies turn to black market for forex

THE ongoing cash shortages in the economy has forced several manufacturing companies to seek foreign currency from illegal dealers popularly known as osiphatheleni to import raw materials.This, indust...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

OPINION

How to be successful in financial discipline

Given we are left with four months to year end, are you on target to achieve your financial targets.What went wrong and how can you correct it? It all boils down to financial discipline. Financial di...

By Dr Sanderson Abel | Published: 02 August 2017

EDUCATION

Jonathan Moyo calls for more research on water

Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan Moyo has called for increased collaborative research initiatives towards ground water resource evaluation and assessment.Moyo was officiating at the ong...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

'Mangudya should find ways to end cash shortages'

THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor, John Mangudya should announce a raft of measures on how he will address liquidity challenges, as well as domestic debt, when he presents his mid-term monet...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Zim Anti-Corruption Commission under-funded

The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission (ZACC) said on Monday due to lack of funding, it is based in Harare only yet corruption happens all over the country.ZACC chairperson Job Whabira told the Parli...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

OPINION

SA should consider help from the IMF

The prognosis that the South African economy is in dire straits is pretty obvious even to the untrained eye. The solution to the country's present predicament is also pretty much understood.The Intern...

By Matthew Kofi Ocran | Published: 01 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Mugabe's challenger to broke for 2018 elections?

The Morgan Tsvangirai-led MDC - which has not been spared by the economic meltdown - has hit hard times, casting doubts over its capacity to withstand the well-oiled Zanu-PF machinery in the 2018 elec...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

POLITICS

Coalition against Mugabe dead

MDC-T leader Morgan Tsvangirai's planned coalition with his National People's Party (NPP) counterpart Joice Mujuru has reportedly hit turbulent waters in what insiders claim are disagreements over the...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

China targets Zimbabwe organic food

A CHINESE delegation of agricultural experts is expected to visit Zimbabwe soon to conduct a research on exporting locally produced oranges to China.Chinese Ambassador Mr Huang Ping revealed this duri...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Beitbridge seeks $300k to upgrade terminus

BEITBRIDGE Town Council (BTC) has applied to the Ministry of Local Government, Public Works and National Housing seeking approval to borrow up to $300 000 towards constructing a modern bus terminus in...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Matabeleland South gets highest foreign remittances

MATABELELAND provinces received the highest amount in diaspora remittances last year, new figures show.Matabeleland South came top accounting for 31,4 percent followed by Matabeleland North which acco...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Plans underway to extend exportation of raw hides

The Government says plans are underway to extend Statutory Instrument 129 of 2016, which provides a temporary window for exportation of raw hides.SI 129/2016 expired in March this year. The regulation...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

POLITICS

Mugabe orders reinstatement of 2 000 youths

President Mugabe has ordered the reinstatement of more than 2 000 youths who had been retrenched from Government without Cabinet approval.Most of the young people were employed as youth and gender off...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

BUSINESS NEWS

Chitungwiza workers resist retrenchment

Chitungwiza Municipality has resorted to targeting workers who are experiencing health problems and those nearing retirement in its efforts to right-size the organisation.The local authority is in the...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

POLITICS

Mushore row costs council $165,000

Delays by the Labour Court in ruling in a matter pitting former NMBZ Bank chief executive Mr James Mushore and Harare City Council has so far cost council over $165 000 in salary and benefits to the f...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 August 2017

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