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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

Tobacco grosses $680 mln on day 78, average price down 1.1pc to 2.92c/kg

Livingstone Marufu HARARE - Tobacco has grossed $679,5 million after farmers delivered over 232 million kilogrammes on day 78 of the 2018 tobacco marketing season....

Zimbabwe’s agricultural output rises by 4%

Livingstone Marufu Zimbabwe’s agriculture output rose by 4 percent in the 2017/ 2018 summer cropping season, despite the mid-season drought that occurred in January, due...

Cash in big with Green mealies this winter

John Bhasera Gocha/green mealies production is one venture with a very lucrative Return On Investment (ROI), which farmers can consider in irrigation schemes, A2, A1,...

Tobacco revenue grosses $617 million; exports marginally lower

Livingstone Marufu HARARE – Tobacco farmers have grossed $617, 8 million from 212 million kilogrammes that have been delivered 65 days into the 2018 marketing...

Metbank splurges more than $200 million on wheat importation

Phillimon Mhlanga in Victoria Falls VICTORIA FALLS – Metbank has partnered with Grain Millers Association of Zimbabwe (GMAZ) to import wheat worth more than $200...

Zim business delegation heads to Hong Kong summit

Livingstone Marufu HARARE - Industry, Commerce and Enterprise Development Minister Dr Mike Bimha will be leading a group of agriculture organisations, chief among them, Zimbabwe...

Zimbabwe to host African Cotton Forum

Zimbabwe will host the 14th Southern and Eastern African Cotton Forum (SEACF) following a proposal in 2014 that the Southern Africa country should be...

Barclays Bank reaches out to 30 000 young farmers

Barclays Bank Zimbabwe has managed to reach out to more than 30 000 young farmers in a partnership programme with the Zimbabwe Farmers Union...

British investor delegation meets Pres Mnangagwa

HARARE -  President Emmerson Mnangagwa today met a team of 22 investment companies from the United Kingdom, which is in the country exploring investment opportunities...

Reduced finance costs, income from associates boost Seedco’s F18 bottomline

Tinashe Makichi HARARE -  SeedCo’s profit for the year to March 31, 2018 improved to $21,4 million from $20,4 million due to reduced finance costs...