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6 mins ago | March 1, 2024

Companies to remain inside shells this year

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro Listed companies have shown ‘cautious optimism’ for the year 2024 due to various issues as shown by ...

Inflation races to 13 months high

Business Writer Zimbabwe’s economic struggles continued to deepen in February 2024 as the country grappled with its ...

Forex retentions to keep pressure on currency in 2024

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro Analysts and researchers say pressure on the local currency will continue in 2024 as government and ...

Workers feel pinch as local currency plummets

Martin Kadzere The ongoing depreciation of the Zimbabwe dollar against the US dollar is squeezing the already strained ...

1 day ago | February 29, 2024

Zinwa frets over dwindling dam water levels

(New Ziana) – The Zimbabwe National Water Authority (ZINWA) has urged farmers to use dam water sparingly to delay ...

2 days ago | February 28, 2024

Bleak year for Zimbabwe Dollar predicted

Business Writer With the local currency already facing huge challenges in 2024, economic research companies are already ...

Zimbabwe workers feel pinch as local currency plummets

Business Writer The ongoing depreciation of the Zimbabwe dollar against the US dollar is squeezing the already strained ...

Zimbabwe moves to internationalise qualifications

Business Writer/NewZiana Zimbabwe has started processes to have its tertiary education qualifications recognised and ...

SMES present vast opportunities for bigger businesses

Business Writer Analysts see the small to medium enterprise (SME) sector as a vast opportunity for businesses to access ...

3 days ago | February 27, 2024

Long wait for monetary policy keeps ZSE bleeding

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro During the past four – day trading week, the ZSE continued on a bearish trend, with losses in ...

SMES need protection, support

Business Writer Policymakers and stakeholders should prioritise protection and support of small and medium enterprises ...

4 days ago | February 26, 2024

Pressure mounts on some African currencies, AfDB

Business Writer African currencies faced significant pressures in 2022 and 2023, with Zimbabwe among others leading in ...

1 week ago | February 23, 2024

Mushayavanhu pins hope on forthcoming MPS

Business Writer The forthcoming 2024 Monetary Policy Statement, will adequately deal with most of the challenges ...

Zida launches electronic licensing portal

Nelson Gahadza The Zimbabwe Investment and Development Agency (ZIDA) has launched its electronic do-it-yourself (DIY) ...

Missing out on a generation: Youth unemployment darkens outlook

Business Writer Missing out on a whole generation’s ability to contribute to the economy isn’t a hypothetical future for ...

‘No hurry to rejoin London Bullion Market Association’

Business Writer ZIMBABWE cannot be hurried to seek re-admission to the London Bullion Market Association (LBMA) from ...

Call for debt architecture reforms

Énacy Mapakame Regional finance and economic experts have called on African leaders at the African Union (AU) 37th ...

‘Zim should balance between reform, economic reality’

Nelson Gahadza The continued exodus of international brands from Zimbabwe is a complex issue with multifaceted causes ...

1 week ago | February 22, 2024

Electronic transactions dominate national payment system: RBZ

Business Writer The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) says the value of electronic transactions processed through the ...

Structured currency chance for confidence boost

Tapiwanashe Mangwiro The country is grappling with a currency that is fast losing its feet and analysts believe that the ...