Econet showcases smart, cutting-edge products

LEADING mobile network operator Econet Wireless is back at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) this year showcasing its growing range of smart consumer and business products to an even wider ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 April 2019


'262 million Zimbabwe-bound substandard products rejected'

Bureau Veritas (BV), an international firm contracted by government to undertake consignment-based conformity assessment (CBCA) for imports destined for Zimbabwe, says it has rejected 262 million subs...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 February 2019


Buy products and pay your Zimbabwe bills from SA with new app

Zimbabweans living and working in South Africa have received a shot in the arm with the launch of free mobile transacting and basic insurance services, AMA.ZING Diaspora. The mobile solution developed...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 September 2018


Zim to roll out cannabis medicinal products

ZIMBABWE will soon roll out its first cannabis medicinal products to treat various diseases and conditions.In an interview yesterday, the permanent secretary in the Ministry of Health and Child Care D...

By Staff reporter | Published: 05 July 2018


Major mines shunning local products

LESS than $400 million of at least $2 billion generated by major miners is being channelled into the procurement of domestic products, a Buy Zimbabwe executive said last week.The buy local campaigner'...

By Staff reporter | Published: 22 June 2018


'75% of products in shops locally manufactured'

Livingstone Marufu Business ReporterIndustry, Commerce and Enterprise Development Minister, Dr Mike Bimha, has said over 75 percent of goods in retail shops and wholesalers are now locally manufacture...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 June 2018


United Refineries to introduce three new products

ONE of the country's leading personal care and value-added agro-products manufacturers, United Refineries Limited (URL) will introduce three new products in the next months.URL chief executive officer...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 April 2018


'Restricted products flooding market'

THE Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) says restricted products were still finding their way into the country illegally, making the competition unfair for the local manufacturers.CZI Matabelel...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 March 2018


Oil producers finally fortifying products

THE country's cooking oil producers have all complied with Government's directive to fortify their products.Oil Expressers Association of Zimbabwe (OEAZ) president Mr Busisa Moyo confirmed that all oi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 February 2018


Experts say local productions below standard

MOST, if not all, local content productions are sub-standard as they fail to meet the basic requirements needed by international satellite television channels, film experts have said.This, experts fro...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 December 2017


Stanbic urges uptake of insurance products

STANBIC Bank has called for greater uptake of insurance products in the country.The financial institution has since ventured into the insurance business noting that only a handful of Zimbabweans posse...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 October 2017


NTS to get more products from China

NATIONAL Tyre Services Limited (NTSL) will be doubling down products from China, which are at least 50% cheaper than those obtained from their usual suppliers in South Africa.NTSL experienced better r...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 October 2017


Rubber products back on line, resumes exports

BULAWAYO-BASED manufacturing concern Rubber Products Manufacturers is back on line and has resumed exports after having shut down in 2013 due to a huge debt, shortage of working capital, among other c...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 September 2017


'Banks propel importation of finished products'

ZIMBABWEAN banks have been accused of allocating foreign currency for the importation of finished garments instead of raw materials, thereby pushing local clothing manufacturers further towards the ed...

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 July 2017


SAZ steps up efforts for quality test on all products

The Standards Association of Zimbabwe will soon compile a draft report on findings from stakeholder consultations that will guide crafting of legislation requiring compulsory testing of all products f...

By Golden Sibanda | Published: 15 July 2014


Steward Bank launches Diaspora Banking products

Steward Bank last week launched a suite of innovative Diaspora Banking products targeted at Zimbabweans living, working or studying abroad. The product suite was unveiled by Steward Bank CE Kwanele Ng...

By Staff reporter | Published: 12 May 2014


Local products genuine, says SAZ

COMPANIES should embrace the standardisation of goods and services to promote the export sector and reduce reliance on cheap imported products, Standards Association of Zimbabwe (SAZ) chairman, Trust ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 April 2014


Scrap duty on synthetic hair products

Hair products manufacturer Blue Track Investments has called upon Government to scrap duty on imported on synthetic fibre.The company imports all its raw materials used in the manufacturing of the br...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 April 2014


Rubber Products closes shop

BULAWAYO-BASED manufacturing concern Rubber Products Manufacturing (Pvt) Ltd reportedly closed shop on Friday, sending workers home, with outstanding salaries of over eight months.Workers who spoke to...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 December 2013


Zim to ban sugar, horticultural products imports

THE Government is contemplating banning the importation of sugar and certain horticultural products as it moves to protect local farmers and enhance domestic farm production. The Deputy Minister of A...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 December 2013


Zim, Moza to jointly market tourism products

ZIMBABWE and Mozambique have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on tourism co-operation that will result in a dual marketing strategy for their products.The MoU was signed during the Meeting o...

By Staff reporter | Published: 03 December 2013


Buy local products, hotels told

The government says it is working on a policy that will compel local tourism business entities to procure their food items and products from local farmers and companies in a move aimed a boosting the ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 October 2013


Masimba Holdings engages govt on products movement in the region

Masimba Holdings Limited CEO Canada Malunga told an analyst briefing yesterday that the Group is engaging the government on products movement in the region as the group is facing stiff competition fro...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 September 2013


OK Zimbabwe continue to import most of its products

The Group continued to import most of the products sold in the stores as supplies from the local manufacturing base remained inadequate. South Africa subsists as the major source of imported products ...

By Business reporter | Published: 13 June 2013


The case for buying Zimbabwe products

AS we edge towards the Buy Zimbabwe Procurement Conference scheduled for Monday May 27, at the Meikles Hotel, the demand for decisiveness in taking practical steps to reduce the current unsustainable...

By Vandudzai Zirebwa | Published: 10 June 2013

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