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Far away from global capital, Zimbabwe has a lot to prove to itself

Chris Chenga  Hardly anybody invests their own money, at least not for any capital intensive purposes. Most investment rhetoric and propositions are therefore directed towards...

Zim secures $1,5bn  Afreximbank facility

NDAMU SANDU IN CAIRO, EGYPT Zimbabwe’s bid to lure foreign investors received a major boost after it signed an memorandum of agreement with the African Export-Import Bank...

Land reform and the question of property rights

Stembile Mpofu In July 2015 the SADC Tribunal awarded Benhard von Pezhold and Others US195 million as damages for the land expropriated during Zimbabwe’s Land...

Egyptian business team heads to Zim

NDAMU SANDU IN CAIRO, EGYPT A delegation of Egyptian business executives will visit Zimbabwe in March to scout for investment opportunities as companies from the North African...

Zim seeks French assistance for $1.3bn bridge loan

Bernard Mpofu ZIMBABWE is seeking assistance from France to secure a $1.3bn bridge loan facility from the G7 countries to settle World Bank arrears as...

Zim seeks $5m deals at fair

NDAMU SANDU in CAIRO, EGYPT Zimbabwe expects companies participating at the inaugural Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF) to sign deals worth $5 million, the country’s trade promotion body said,...

ZIMRA promises hard times for tax dodgers after grace period expires on Dec 31

Phillimon Mhlanga The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) will launch the country’s biggest tax dragnet to swoop on tax evaders, estimated to be more than 70%...

Forex crunch scuppers Zim export growth drive

NDAMU SANDU in CAIRO, EGYPT Investment-starved Zimbabwe’s push to lure investors suffered a major blow after it pulled out of hosting a country day at the inaugural...

British firm completes e-govt procurement strategy

Phillimon Mhlanga A British consulting firm Crown Agency, which won the tender to develop an electronic procurement strategy for the Zimbabwe government last year, has completed...

Dollars vs. Zollars: Zim puts accounting standards to test

Phillimon Mhlanga Government’s insistence on a fixed 1:1 exchange rate has continued to create headaches for companies who have to report within prescribed accounting standards. This...