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Govt should quickly fix the plunge

The outlook for Zimbabwe’s economy is becoming bleaker, with the citizenry’s confidence levels plunging to harrowing depths, as price hikes, rising unemployment, dented sentiments. The...

Zim’s fuel rebate dilemma

Zimra  industry $100m in VAT refunds LIVINGSTONE MARUFU/ PHILLIMON MHLANGA Government has set up sectoral committees to tackle the proposed rebates of excise duty on...

No South African bailout for Zim!

Bernard Mpofu Zimbabwe’s plan to seek an emergency financial package from South Africa suffered a big blow after the region’s economic powerhouse cited budgetary constraints...

AFDB calls for liberalised exchange rate; Zim economy to grow 4.2% in F19

NDAMU SANDU The African Development Bank (AfDB) has said transparency in the mining sector and curbing corruption are opportunities requiring minimal additional investment to realise medium-term growth...

Caledonia waits for approval to increase Blanket Mine stake

TINASHE MAKICHI New York Stock Exchange-listed Caledonia Mining Corporation is still awaiting regulatory approvals for the finalisation of its proposed dilution of minority shareholders at...

The rate at which the economy is imploding is a source of concern

  It is almost six months since President Emmerson Mnangagwa swept to power in the general election amid hopes that he would be remembered in...

ZESA executives, former Energy minister arrested

Tinashe Makichi  ZESA Holdings CEO Joshua Chifamba, ZENT managing director Tererai Mutasa and former Energy Minister Elton Mangoma have been arrested on corruption charges involving...

Re-Dollarisation of the Economy: The Wrong Turn For Zimbabwe

Joseph Mverecha Introduction There is an effervescence in the economy – an imperceptible but definite shift towards re- dollarization of the economy. Initially a trickle, this...

Local firms in SOS over forex crunch

BERNARD MPOFU Local manufacturers have asked government to liberalise the foreign exchange market as most companies continue to face challenges in accessing the elusive greenback...

AUC seeks single manufacturers’ body to drive trade

NDAMU SANDU IN CAIRO, EGYPT The African Union Commission is pushing for an amalgamation of all manufacturers’ associations to create a single body that will build capacity...