Time to give technocratic management of economy a chance

THE experiences of the hyperinflation still linger in the minds of many citizens. Since the end of the GNU tenure, the management of the economy of the country has been struggling to regain full confi...

By Dr Bongani Ngwenya | Published: 30 September 2018


Rising cement demand positive for Zimbabwe's economy, says Lafarge

LAFARGE Cement Zimbabwe says the recent spike in demand for cement, which resulted in a supply backlog on the market, is a positive signal of economic growth. In a statement, the firm allayed public f...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 September 2018


Cabinet was tight balance between economy, politics

I WATCHED the Cabinet announcement with a colleague from East Africa, who opined that Zimbabweans are too easy to please and that they move on faster than expected.From the dusty campaign trail, the d...

By Tapiwa Gomo | Published: 10 September 2018


Causes of liquidity crisis and its impact on economy

DURING the past week, the media has been awash with reports of price hikes of goods and some commodities running out on the market.Products ranging from cement to chickens and other basic commodities ...

By Dr Bongani Ngwenya | Published: 09 September 2018


Chamisa holds keys to economy, says Biti

FORMER Finance minister and opposition MDC Alliance co-principal, Tendai Biti yesterday called on President Emmerson Mnangagwa to swallow his pride and engage his rival Nelson Chamisa for dialogue to ...

By staff reporter | Published: 06 September 2018


Zim economy desperate for election turn-around

Zimbabwean factory manager Sifelani Jabangwe is a survivor of the Mugabe years, overseeing a company that stayed in business through hyperinflation, the national currency being abandoned and an exodus...

By TimesLive | Published: 25 July 2018


Economy growing faster than expected

Zimbabwe's economy is growing at a faster rate than expected, with growth for this year likely to beat initial forecasts, senior Government officials and economic analysts have said. Most companies re...

By Staff reporter | Published: 23 July 2018


Infrastructure financing key for Zim's economy

Infrastructure is the backbone of economies throughout the universe. An efficient and well-maintained infrastructure is critical in sustaining an economy.Infrastructure is considered a key component o...

By Dephine Mazambani | Published: 19 July 2018


Chamisa promises $46bn economy

MDC-Alliance presidential candidate Mr Nelson Chamisa yesterday promised to make Zimbabwe a $46 billion economy over the next five years if he wins the July 30 harmonised elections. Addressing a campa...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 July 2018


Economy glitters as gold rakes in $715m

Zimbabwe'S economy has continued on a solid upward trajectory since the beginning of the year, with exports rising 23 percent in the January to June period led by gold shipments, which earned more tha...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 July 2018


Mnangagwa prioritises Beitbridge economy

Vice President Constantino Chiwenga has said the heavy presence of the country's top leadership in Matabeleland South province yesterday, for two important complementary activities, is a realisation t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 July 2018


'Zimbabwe economy on growth trajectory'

RESERVE Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr John Mangudya yesterday said the economy is on a positive growth trajectory as evidenced by increased capacity utilisation and surging demand for fuel. Dr Ma...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 July 2018


Chiwenga claims there is great optimism for Zim's economy

ACTING President Dr Constantino Chiwenga says there is great optimism for Zimbabwe's economy under the new political administration, which has revitalised business growth.Dr Chiwenga was speaking duri...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 July 2018


'$100 billion Zimbabwe economy by 2028'

Leader of Build Zimbabwe Alliance (BZA), Dr Noah Manyika has said the country will attain a $100 billion economy by 2028 if he wins the presidential election on July 30. Dr Manyika - a businessman, pu...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 June 2018


WATCH: Economy to decide election outcome

This weekend bomb blast in Bulawayo has rocked the Zimbabwean political landscape ahead of the elections on July 30th. On this Political Capital, we are Karabo Letlhatlha discusses Zimbabwe's politica...

By CNBCAfrica | Published: 27 June 2018


Zim economy to grow faster than projected

Zimbabwe's economy is likely to grow faster that initially projected, largely driven by mining and agriculture. Minister Chinamasa said on Tuesday the economy would expand 6 percent in 2018, faster th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 June 2018


'We have a duty to fix the economy'

The current generation has a duty to fix the economic challenges in the country for the sake of the future generations.This was said by Vice President, Retired General Constantino Chiwenga while addre...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 June 2018


The tale of a jewel and a giant: Facts about revival of Zimbabwe's economy

The Country, Nation and Our WorldMany have talked, written and caricatured Zimbabwe as a country of educated but inept leaders. A country once a jewel of Africa brought down by corruption, greed and j...

By Vincent Gwarazimba | Published: 19 June 2018


Zim receives $3 million for green economy policy

Zimbabwe has so far received $3 million from the Green Climate Fund (GCF) which will go towards completion of climate change policy frameworks aimed at influencing an overall green economy by 2030, an...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 June 2018


Trade deficit destabilises economy

THE widening trade deficit which reached almost US$1 billion in the first four months of 2018 continues to wreak havoc on the deepening economic crisis despite government's repeated claim that the cou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 08 June 2018


Zim bank profits surge as economy dies

Zimbabwe's banks are posting startling profits that are buttressing economists and investors' belief that revenues from electronic transactions charges were reinvigorating the long-struggling financia...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 June 2018


Mnangagwa claims Zimbabwe economy is recovering

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's, spokesperson, George Charamba, has claimed that the economy is recovering, suggesting the ongoing cash and fuel shortages were symptoms of an upsurge in purchasing pow...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


High govt wage bill to choke economy

ZIMBABWE'S faltering economy could suffer serious fresh shocks, with civil service salaries threatening to hit a staggering 120 percent of national budget and thus endangering critical social services...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 May 2018


Banning cryptos in the cash-starved economy

"The more government bans it, the more popular it gets," that is exactly what happens to bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.Every few months, we hear that bitcoin has been banned by some country or th...

By Tinashe Kaduwo | Published: 18 May 2018


Zim economy on the rebound

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya, says the Zimbabwe economy has started registering growth on the back of improved industrial productivity, but the expansion was exerting pressure on th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 May 2018

Latest News

Latest Published Reports

Latest jobs