Category: Business

Prof Mthuli Ncube, Zimbabwe's Minister of Finance and Economic Development

Zimbabwe’s debt overhang: Is it a lack of legislation or lack of political will?

By ZIMCODD Zimbabwe’s macroeconomic challenges are primarily rooted in the huge debt burden. The country has been in debt distress since 2000 when it first defaulted...

Chair of CARICOM, the Honourable Mia Mottley

Caribbean countries get access to Africa Medical Supplies Platform for procurement of COVID-19 supplies

Member States of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) have been given access to the Africa Medical Supplies Platform (AMSP), a procurement system for supplies and equipment...

KaiOS devices

Econet launches the first low-cost KaiOS-enabled 3G phone in Zimbabwe

3G phone comes bundled with 3-month free data Econet Wireless has partnered with KaiOS Technologies, a leading maker of mobile operating systems for feature smart...

International Islamic Trade Finance Corporation

Multilateral development banks and the World Trade Organization (WTO) supporting trade finance during the COVID-19 crisis

Since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak, multilateral development banks have stepped up trade finance programs to support essential imports and key exports The...

Minister of State for Presidential Affairs and Monitoring Implementation of Government Programmes, Dr Joram Gumbo accompanied by Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Energy and Power Development Gloria Magombo and Zesa Enterprises Managing Director Mr Burusa Mandipezano touring the Transformer manufacturing plant in Harare which is being done by Zesa Enterprises a subsidiary of ZESA Holdings. Picture by Anyway Yotamu.

Government’s project implementation under the 100-day cycle programme well on course

The government says its project implementation under the 100-day cycle programme is expected to move the country forward as it aspires to attain Vision 2030 for the...

Dr. Tapiwa Mashakada

‘We are ready to step up, involve us more’ – African youth tells the PAP

The Pan-African Parliament (PAP) held its first virtual public lecture on 30 June 2020 under the theme: “The Role of the African Youth in Achieving the Mandate of the...

African Sun Managing Director, Edwin Timothy Shangwa at a COVID-19 donation event recently

African Sun’s Troutbeck Inn reopens

By Anyway Yotamu African Sun Hotels and Resorts has announced the reopening of its Troutbeck Resort in Nyanga the Eastern Highlands after three months’ closure....

Econet responds to Cyclone Idai emergency with $5 million
Dr. Kenny Mubaiwa, Chief Executive Officer of HigherLife Foundatiom

Masiyiwa donates 120 000 Test Kits and border laboratories to Zimbabwe

UK-based Econet founder and philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa, who also serves as AU Special Envoy for COVID-19, has donated 120 000 Test Kits to Zimbabwe, along with...

The Pause Campaign

MultiChoice Group Joins the UN as Official African Media Supporter for Global COVID-19 Campaign

The MultiChoice Group is proud to announce its latest initiative in the fight against COVID-19.  The group has supported a number of initiatives in the fight...

António Guterres, the Secretary-General of the United Nations

Global Wake-Up Call

By António Guterres From COVID-19 to climate disruption, from racial injustice to rising inequalities, we are a world in turmoil.    At the same time, we...