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President Mnangagwa warns public procurement officials

PHILLIMON MHLANGA President Emmerson Mnangagwa has warned procurement officials in State-owned entities to desist from corrupt and malpractice tendencies, which have resulted in multi-million dollar...

Taking back Control

STEMBILE MPOFU A few years back I read a story about a grumpy grandfather who had a very negative attitude towards life. He lived with...

Govt pushes for ZW$ compensation

PHILLIMON MHLANGA A bloodbath is beckoning in the insurance industry after the sector’s regulator gave players up to tomorrow to submit their compensation plans for lost...

Fuel price hike is the tip of the iceberg

When the Finance minister announced that government would embark on belt-tightening austerity measures, not many anticipated that the price of bread would quadruple within...

Reforms will hurt interest groups, but they are necessary- IMF

Finance and Economic Development minister Mthuli Ncube is working on a reform programme that will see some parastatals and State owned enterprises (SOEs) merged, privatised or...

Zim export potential to unlock US$660m

TINASHE MAKICHI/LIVINGSTONE MARUFU Zimbabwe has potential to unlock around US$660,4m if it expands its export market and decentralises risk, head of the export promotions body,...

SA sets tough terms on US$1,2bn Zim loan request

LIVINGSTONE MARUFU Zimbabwe’s debt-ridden government is in a dilemma after South Africa asked her northern neighbour to securitise mineral proceeds in exchange for a US$1,2 billion ...

Interbank fx market set for overhaul

STAFF WRITERS  A proposal has been tabled to overhaul the interbank market with a view to make it market driven and free from government intervention...

Govt working on pension compensation framework

PHILLIMON MHLANGA IN VICTORIA FALLS Government has begun working on the compensation framework for pensions eroded after the post dollarisation conversion of balances from Zimbabwe dollars to...

Chimanimani environmentally unstable: EMA cyclone assessment

KENNETH MATIMAIRE Areas that were affected by Cyclone Idai were located in environmentally unsound and unstable settlements not safe for human adaptation, an assessment by...