Category: Business

Linking farmers to markets not sufficient on its own

Why linking farmers to the market is not enough

By Charles Dhewa In spite of millions of dollars that have gone into market linkage initiatives in developing countries over the past few years, farmers still struggle...

The "Desert to Power Initiative

Africa: Huge desert solar initiative to make Africa a renewables powerhouse

The details of the “Desert to Power Initiative” have been outlined as part of the Paris Agreement climate change talks at COP24 in Katowice, Poland this week. Energy...

Mr Tamir Taskin, Hon Mupfumira and Aziz Koacoglu, Mayor of Izmir City

Zim wows travel agencies at Turkey Travel Fair

It may have been Zimbabwe’s maiden participation at the Turkey Travel Fair but that did not limit  the nations dazzle. The display was captivating, drawing massive...

Louis Paul Motaze, Minister of Finance of the Republic of Cameroun (left) with Africa50 CEO, Alain Ebobissé, after the signing ceremony in Yaoundé

Africa50 Acquires 15% of the Equity in Landmark €1.2 Billion Nachtigal Hydropower Plant in Cameroon

Africa50, the pan-African infrastructure investment platform, has acquired 15% of the equity stake in the Nachtigal Hydro Power Company (NHPC) which runs the Nachtigal...

Bishow
Mr. Bishow Parajuli, UN Resident Coordinator and Her Excellency Sofia Calltorp, Ambassador of Sweden

Sweden allocates additional SEK45M to resilience building

The Embassy of Sweden announced today SEK 45 million grant to the Zimbabwe Resilience Building Fund (ZRBF) to allow the timely roll out of the Crisis Modifier. Crisis...

Dr. Faith Nyamukapa

KinderCare Zimbabwe launches digital education resource application

By Owami Sithole KinderCare Zimbabwe launched Zimbabwe digital evolution learning workshop embracing quality education in the 21st digital era. Educational technology...

Mrs Bernadette Warambwa, author on food and nutrition

Nutrition from our environment: A book by Bernadette K Warambwa

By Byron Mutingwende   Mrs Bernadette Warambwa has a colour-illustrated book that encourages healthy eating using resources from our local environment.  ...

Honourable Nqobizitha M. Ndlovu, the Minister of Industry and Commerce

Need to open up Zimbabwe for Business: Industry Minister

There is need to implement significant reforms such as improving the ease of doing business, improving competitiveness, and opening the country to international...

Steward Bank CEO Dr Lance Mambondiani presenting at the launch of Kashagi/Inyuku nano loans in Harare

Cassava SmarTech fintech businesses launch exciting new products

EcoCash, Steward Bank partner to offer hassle-free small loans Bank unveils instant *236# bank-account opening service Cassava SmarTech’s fintech businesses EcoCash...

President Mnangagwa with IFAD President Gilbert F. Houngbo

Climate change straining food production: IFAD President

People in rural areas who largely depend on agriculture for their livelihoods are grappling a changing climate and unpredictable weather that are putting an additional...