'Sanctions to blame for outdated ICT infrastructure'

THE country requires robust state-of-the-art infrastructure for ICTs to be competitive in line with the global trends, Information Communication Technology and Courier Services Minister Kazembe Kazemb...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 October 2019


Anti-sanctions march a wake-up call for Mnangagwa

THERE is palpable anger in the country against President Emmerson Mnangagwa and his inept government. People are bitter that their standard of living has plummeted to laughable levels in the past two ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 October 2019


Zanu-PF, MDC square off over sanctions

ZANU-PF and MDC are engaged in a battle of wits over next week's anti-sanctions day after the parties lined up events to support and denounce the Southern African Development Community (Sadc). This co...

By Staff reporter | Published: 18 October 2019


Mwonzora in soup over anti-sanctions trip

INTERNAL strife is threatening the Nelson Chamisa-led MDC ahead of its 20th anniversary celebrations amid reports of sharp divisions emerging over the strategy the opposition party should employ to fa...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 September 2019


Sanctions must go, says Gutu

Former MDC-T spokesperson Mr Obert Gutu has admitted that the sanctions imposed on Zimbabwe by the West are toxic and hinder socio-economic development. Calling for the removal of the embargo in toto,...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 April 2019


Museveni takes aim at Mugabe, Mnangagwa over sanctions scapegoat

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa and his predecessor former President Robert Mugabe, could have used the issue of sanctions imposed by Western powers as a scapegoat against their own failures, visiting Ug...

By newzimbabwe | Published: 27 April 2019


'Sanctions won't stop re-engagement'

Zimbabwe will continue pursuing dialogue to normalise relations globally in line with President Mnangagwa's approach of "engagement and re-engagement", Government spokesperson Mr Nick Mangwana said ye...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 December 2018


Canada sanctions on ZImbabwe to remain

CANADA is one of the Western countries which imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe following the violent and chaotic post-2000 land reform programme. Since then, relations between the two countries have been ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 November 2018


'Zimbabwe should look beyond US'

FORMER State Enterprises and Parastatals Minister Dr Gorden Moyo says the Government should not read much into the sanctions imposed on it by the United States of America but seek various ways of revi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 September 2018


'Zimbabwe not worried about sanctions'

ZIMBABWE will not preoccupy itself with sanctions by some Western capitals but will continue to work with progressive friendly nations to grow its economy, President Mnangagwa has said. Further, Presi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 September 2018


US to intensify sanctions on Zimbabwe

THE United States Senate and Congress have passed the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act (ZIDERA) sanctions amendment Bill (S. 2779), energised at the behest of the opposition's re...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 July 2018


Sanctions poser for mega fuel project

The $5,2 billion coal-to-fuel joint venture project between Government and a Canadian investor planned for Lisulu, Hwange, is facing inordinate delays after it emerged that economic sanctions imposed ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 08 July 2018


Chiwenga speaks on illegal sanctions blame-game

Acting President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday said former president Mr Robert Mugabe blamed his failures on sanctions even where he could have proffered solutions to challenges facing the nation dur...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 June 2018


US updates Zimbabwe sanctions legislation

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday approved bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.), both members of the committee, to lay the fr...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 June 2018


Mnangagwa reacts to sanctions Senator's claims

President Mnangagwa's administration has taken adequate executive decisions to ensure free, fair and credible elections and Government will not lecture the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) on how t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Mnangagwa all talk, no action - US sanctions Senator

A UNITED States Senator, Chris Coons, has accused President Emmerson Mnangagwa of making empty promises and deliberately delaying implementation of key electoral reforms to disadvantage the opposition...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Trump govt disregards Zimbabwe sanctions

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has claimed that relations between Zimbabwe and the United States are on the mend despite Washington maintaining sanctions imposed against Harare nearly two decades back....

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Sanctions haunt Dabengwa

ZAPU leader, Dumiso Dabengwa has revealed that targeted sanctions, which were imposed on him as one of the then Zanu-PF top officials and government ministers, before he pulled out to revive Zapu stil...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 May 2018


Maduro expels US envoy amid new sanctions

President Nicolas Maduro ordered the expulsion of the top US diplomat in Venezuela following a new round of sanctions imposed by Washington over his re-election.Maduro announced the move in a national...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 May 2018


ZMDC seeks sanctions clearance

THE Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) has high hopes that international re-engagement efforts by the new political dispensation will result in removal of sanctions on affected public enti...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 May 2018


Mnangagwa calls for sanctions-busting measures

GOVERNMENT will not be distracted by the matter of illegal Western sanctions as it is focusing its energy on reviving the economy, President Mnangagwa has said.The West imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe i...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 April 2018


US sets terms to revive Zim business ties

The United States will expand economic and business ties with Zimbabwe once the country has put in place reforms that justify the lifting of sanctions.Responding to questions from NewsDay on Saturday,...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 April 2018


United States sanctions architects arrive in Zim

Two United States of America senators, Messrs Jeff Flake and Chris Coons - who were involved in the drafting of a recently proposed amendment to the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act (ZDERA...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 April 2018


France wants EU to lift Zim sanctions

President Mnangagwa is determined to transform the lives of Zimbabweans and the reforms he is implementing will see France advocating the complete removal of economic sanctions on Zimbabwe, a French o...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 March 2018


CEOs grill Biti over sanctions

People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader and top member of the MDC Alliance Mr Tendai Biti came under fire last week from business leaders attending a two-day CEO Africa Round Table discussion forum in ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 March 2018

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