ECONOMC INDICATORS

Zimbabwe annual inflation rate surges to 236%

Renowned United States economist and currency expert Steve Hanke says Zimbabwe's annual inflation rate is at 236 percent, much higher than the official figure of 42,09 percent published by Zimbabwe Na...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 January 2019

BUSINESS NEWS

Bond notes unsustainable, fuel inflation, claims Fitch

Fitch Solutions, the macro-economic arm of global rating agency says Zimbabwe's currency regime is highly unsustainable and will continue to fuel inflationary pressures going forward.In 2009, the sout...

By Staff reporter | Published: 08 January 2019

BUSINESS NEWS

'Zimbabwe inflation rate drops'

The country's inflation rate has dropped by over seven percent as government has been working tirelessly to contain price increases, Finance and Economic Development Minister Mthuli Ncube has said.Ncu...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 December 2018

MINING & RETAIL

Forex shortages, inflation weigh on Innscor

Diversified Industrial group, Innscor Africa Limited says gross profit margins during the first quarter of the 2019 financial year remained under pressure due to foreign currency and inflationary pres...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 December 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Anchor wage talks on 10% inflation: RBZ

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) says employers and labour unions should anchor any wage negotiations for next year on the projected 10 percent year-on-year inflation. This emerged during the 6th an...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 November 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Surging inflation ravages economy

Zimbabwean business are reeling from a worsening double whammy of runaway inflation and rising input costs, which are threatening to snuff out the country's economic recovery prospects. The recent ala...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 November 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Zimbabwe inflation rate is currently 69,9%, says US economist

RENOWNED United States economist Steve Hanke says Zimbabwe's annual inflation rate is 69,9%, much higher than the official figure of 4,83%."At present, Zimbabwe's annual inflation rate, by my measure,...

By staff reporter | Published: 30 September 2018

ZIMBABWE

Inflationary outlook to spur stocks rally

Inflationary pressures are seen pushing stock prices higher as investors rush to preserve value in the face of a weakening local currency and a widening trade deficit.Stockbrokers and investment analy...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 September 2018

ZIMBABWE

Inflationary outlook to spur stocks rally

Inflationary pressures are seen pushing stock prices as investors rush to preserve value in the face of a weakening local currency and a widening trade deficit. Stockbrokers and investment analysts sa...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 September 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Inflation rises marginally

YEAR-on-year inflation rose marginally to 2,91 percent last month after gaining 0,20 percentage points from May, data from the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat) shows.Zimstat indicated tha...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 July 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Zimbabwe inflation rate hits 2,91%

Zimbabwe's annual rate of inflation for June gained 0,20 percentage points to 2,91 from 2,71 percent in May, latest figures from the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimStats) show. "This means th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 July 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Zimbabwe inflation remains constant at 2.71%

ZIMBABWE's year-on-year inflation remained constant at 2,71 percent in May, official data from the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (Zimstat) shows.The month-on-month inflation rate was at 0,05 per...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Civil servants pay rise to increase inflation

RESEARCH firm IH Equities has said that the 15 percent salary adjustment for civil servants will spur demand in the retail sector pushing up the performances of operators in that area, while adding in...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

April inflation up by 0.03%

The inflation rate increased slightly by 0,03 percentage points to 2,71% in April, the Zimbabwe National Statistic Agency (Zimstat) has said, although sceptics think inflation could be higher, as the ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 May 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Year-on-year inflation drops

ZIMBABWE'S year-on-year inflation rate for last month shed 0.30 percentage points on the February rate of 2.98 percent to 2.68 percent, official figures show.The country's national statistics agency, ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 April 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

March inflation drops to 2.68%

ZIMBABWE'S annual rate of inflation for March shed 0,3 percentage points on the February figure to 2,68 percent, the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimsStat) reported."This means that prices as ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 April 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Annual inflation rate now 3.52%

Zimbabwe's annual rate of inflation gained 0,6 percentage points in December 2017 to 3,52 percent in January 2018, latest official data shows, partly driven by the 2018 back to school spending.The Zim...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 March 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Inflation declines, experts query data

THE year-on-year inflation rate for the month of February stood at 2,98%, after shedding 0,54 percentage points on the January figure, the country's statistical agency has said.In January, annual infl...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 March 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Zimbabwe inflation declines to 2.98%

Zimbabwe’s inflation rate for the month of February shed 0.54 percent to settle at 2.98 percent compared to the January inflation rate of 3.52 percent, official statistics show.The Zimbabwe National...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 March 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Inflation rises to 3.52%

ZIMBABWE's year-on-year inflation gained 0.06 percentage points last month to 3.52 percent from the December 2017 rate of 3.46 percent, official statistics show.The Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 February 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Food inflation slows down

Government efforts to combat rising food inflation since the new administration took over is paying off, with a steady price readjustment on food staffs in most supermarkets across the country, Post B...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 February 2018

OPINION

Zimbabwe to face inflationary spirals

In order to maintain a sustainable purchasing power equal to the rising cost of living reflected by a Consumer Price Index (CPI), a taxable salary or wage must increase faster than the increase in the...

By George Musvovi, Economist | Published: 26 January 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

Zimra concerned over rising inflation

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) said it is concerned over the country's rising inflation which reached 3,46 percent in December last year from -0,65 percent in January 2017."This is very worryi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 23 January 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Zimbabwe inflation hits 5-year high

ZIMBABWE'S national statistics agency this week moved to defend official inflation data following criticism that its figures seemed to understate resurgent price increases largely driven by an acute f...

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 January 2018

ECONOMC INDICATORS

Inflation stands at 3%

ZIMBABWE'S year-on year inflation rate closed 2017 at 3.46 percent gaining 0.49 percentage points on the November rate of 2.97 percent, official figures show.This means that prices as measured by the ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 January 2018
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