TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ opens premier coaches to individual passenger bookings

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has opened its premier class coaches to individual passenger bookings following demand for the service by travellers. Prior to this decision the premier class c...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 September 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

Panners pose threat to NRZ tracks

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has raised the red flag over illegal gold panning activities close to railways tracks, a situation which could result in the rail collapsing under the weight of...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 September 2018

LANDS & AGRICULTURE

NRZ sues GMB over $710,000 rental arrears

NATIONAL Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has petitioned the High Court seeking an order to compel the Grain Marketing Board (GMB) to pay $710 696 in rental arrears and another order to evict the parastatal...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 September 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ deal nears finalisation

Finalisation of the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) US$400 million recapitalisation deal is progressing well, with closure expected in the near future.The Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 July 2018

TELECOMS & TECHNOLOGY

Diaspora group seeks to raise $100m for NRZ

THE Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG), which recently won the $400 million tender to recapitalise and operate the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) together with Transnet of South Af...

By Staff reporter | Published: 10 July 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

Due diligence done in NRZ deal

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has concluded due diligence towards reaching financial closure for the $400 million recapitalisation project.NRZ and the Diaspora Infrastructure Development Gro...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 July 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

Ex-employee sues NRZ over $40k unpaid benefits

National Railways of Zimbabwe has been dragged to court by a former employee who is seeking $40 000 in outstanding retirement benefits.George Tshabangu filed his application for summary judgment at th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ eyes more agreements

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is currently negotiating with some partners in the shipping line, with a view to signing more service level agreements to boost business, an official has said.L...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ boss lands top Sara post

NATIONAL Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) general manager Lewis Mukwada has been appointed president of the Southern Africa Railways Association (Sara) for the 2018 – 2019 period.Mukwada, who will be depu...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

NRZ challenges sale of property over salary arrears

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has approached the High Court challenging the sale of its property over $20 000 salary arrears owed to a former employee.NRZ through its lawyers Mbidzo, Muchade...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

NRZ Pension Fund sues SMEs over rental arrears

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe Contributory Pension Fund has taken one of its Bulawayo tenants, Small and Medium Enterprises Association of Zimbabwe, to court over $13 000 rental arrears. NRZ Pensi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

More locomotives for NRZ

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has received additional locomotives and wagons under the equipment deal with Transnet of South Africa.The equipment is part of a deal struck with the Diaspora I...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

Goods train derails in Hwange

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) passenger train between Bulawayo and Victoria Falls was on Tuesday delayed for about 10 hours after a goods train derailed and blocked the railway line in Hwang...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ surpasses $18m Q1 revenue target

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has surpassed its first quarter revenue target of $18 million by five percent driven by the trust the parastatal's customers continue to build in the company.NR...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 June 2018

CONSTRUCTION & PROPERTY

NRZ property revenue rises

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is working on increasing its revenue streams by expanding its property portfolio, whose revenues soared to $5,67 million last year from $3,3 million in the prio...

By Staff reporter | Published: 05 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

NRZ locomotives collision kills 1

One National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) employee died yesterday while eight others were injured when two locomotives collided at Oreti near Zvishavane.NRZ public relations manager Nyasha Maravanyika ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ records 50% surge in passengers

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has recorded a 50% increase in the number of passengers using its trains following the deployment of new coaches early this year, an official has claimed.Early...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ pushing miners out of business

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is levying close to US$0,10 to move a tonne of freight per kilometre, nearly 300% more than other competing rail operators in the region, a key coal-mining comp...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 June 2018

BUSINESS NEWS

NRZ pensioners cry foul over unpaid salary arrears

SOME National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) pensioners have claimed that they have been turned into destitutes after the parastatal failed to clear their salary arrears running into thousands of dollars....

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ emerges from the doldrums

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) - a critical state enterprise which is part of the economy's locomotive - is slowly but surely emerging from the doldrums it has been firmly stuck in for years ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 June 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ sets record straight on deals

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) has deployed all the leased equipment under its interim agreement with the Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG)/Transnet consortium while it awaits ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 May 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ narrows salary arrears

THE National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is now paying its workers 90 percent of their full salaries up from 50 percent in recent months driven by improved business operational efficiency.The parastata...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 May 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ's $400m mega deal equipment incompatible

NRZ is facing a crisis owing to the incompatibility of railway equipment received under the $400 million Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG) deal. Sources at the company said some of the ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 May 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

NRZ operational capacity peaks

Leased equipment from Transnet has stabilised the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ)'s operational capacity, enabling the parastatal to reach a peak in its operations.President Emmerson Mnangagwa in ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 May 2018

TRANSPORT & TOURISM

DIDG / Transnet delegation tours NRZ facilities

A delegation from the Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG)/Transnet Consortium was in the country last week for a due diligence engagement with the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) mean...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 May 2018
Pages:
1
2
3
4
5

Latest News

Latest Published Reports

Latest jobs