Category: Business

Cyclone Idai brought heavy rains and flooding resulting in loss of property and human life

UN Emergency Fund allocates $20 million to Cyclone Idai

UN humanitarian chief Mark Lowcock yesterday allocated US$20 million from the United Nations’ Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) to ramp up the humanitarian...

Acting Chief Executive of ZTA, Rita Likukuma, said Sanganai will be held from 12 – 14 September 2019 at the Zimbabwe International Exhibition Centre.

Don’t miss 12th Sanganai/Hlanganani Tourism Expo: ZTA

Zimbabwe Tourism Authority has announced this year’s dates of Sanganai/Hlanganani World Tourism Expo. Speaking at a press conference in Harare yesterday, Acting Chief...

Stadia is the new Streaming Gaming Platform from Google

Google announced Stadia, a new cloud-based gaming platform, at its GDC 2019 keynote Tuesday morning. It’s a major move for Google into the video game business, which...

Kwese

Kwese TV Receives Permission to Broadcast TV Channels in South Africa

South Africa’s industry regulator Icasa announced that Kwese has successfully applied for a free-to-air television broadcasting licence, allowing the company to...

Kanayo Awani, Managing Director, Intra-African Trade Initiative, Afreximbank, addressing guests during the conference in Gaborone

Afreximbank Proffers Factoring to Ease Access to Financing for African SMEs

The African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank) has made the case for factoring as a viable and sustainable solution to address the challenge of access to financing which...

Apple Releases Latest iPad Air and iPad Mini, both with Pencil support and faster A12 processor

One week before it’s expected to lift the curtain on a long-rumored video streaming service at an event on March 25, Apple announced two new...

Zimbabwe Information and Communication Technologies (ZICT) Chairman Jacob Mutisi

Zimbabwe’s Payment Systems Hit By Forex Shortages

Zimbabwe’s payments ecosystem faces collapse as players in the sector are failing to pay licensed and maintenance fees to foreign service providers. In recent...

TelOne Gears up For Privatisation

TelOne says it has appointed a consultant who will advise the company on the restructuring of its staggering $380 million debt as it seeks to clean its books and attract...

POTRAZ New Board Members

We can exclusively confirm that we now have the newly appointed Postal and Regulatory Authority Of Zimbabwe, POTRAZ Board, after months of nudging the parent ministry,...

Agricultural policies, rules and regulations follow innovation

What if policies are highly over-rated?

By Charles Dhewa Policy makers in developing countries are often blamed for lacking the vision to craft appropriate agricultural policies that can guarantee food...