Category: SME’s

Zimbabwe's informal economy has been hit hard by the COVID-19-induced lockdown

Informal sector hard hit by the indefinite lockdown

By the Zimbabwe Coalition on Debt and Development The announcement of the indefinite lockdown by President E.D Mnangagwa was received with mixed feelings with some...

Ecobank

NEPAD, Ecobank collaborate to support Africa’s Micro Small and Medium Enterprises

The African Union Development Agency (AUDA-NEPAD) (www.NEPAD.org) and Ecobank Group (www.Ecobank.com) have kick-started their collaboration to strengthen Africa’s...

Passion Poultry Managing Director, Evangelista Chekera

SMEs Remain Positive During Lockdown

By Joyce Mukucha World over, the COVID-19 pandemic has posed negative impacts on all circles of life with the business sector not being spared. This has seen many...

Zimbabwe Women’s Bureau Director Ronika Mumbire

Zimbabwe Women’s Bureau to train 3 000 cross border traders

By Tatenda Mujeyi The Zimbabwe Women’s Bureau is this week hosting a training of trainers’ workshop for the women’s cross border  from six districts of...

President Mnangagwa touring the Tariro Clinic and Youth Centre in Hopley

On World Population Day UNFPA, Government of Zimbabwe open clinic and youth centre

On World Population Day the Government of Zimbabwe and partners today officially opened Tariro Clinic and Youth Centre in the Hopley area. The facilities were...

TEF-UNDP Sahel Youth Entrepreneurship Programme Set to Empower Entrepreneurs in 7 Sahel African Countries For 10 Years

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) have launched a youth entrepreneurship programme for the Sahel region of Africa....

Dr Sekai Nzenza and Ms Hopolang Phororo at the Green enterPRIZE Innovation Awards Ceremony in Harare

Youths, women urged to become drivers of green and decent jobs

By Byron Mutingwende The Simuka-Phakama 2018 Green enterPRIZE Innovation Challenge is creating a platform for green enterprise development and eco-innovation to thrive...

Mr Omalli Jani, the Managing Director of Garage and Forecourt

Garage and Forecourt offers ICT fuel management system

By Special correspondent A FUEL solutions technology company, Garage and Forecourt (Pvt) Ltd, is rolling out an ITC based fuel management system that it argues might be...

Artisanal and small scale miner being rescued from a mine shaft in Battlefield

Zimnat assists families of deceased miners

Zimnat, one of the leading players in the Zimbabwean life assurance and short-term insurance industries since 1946, has donated funeral services worth $10 000 for the...

Masiyiwas Put Their Money Where Their Mouth Is By Launching a $100m Rural Entrepreneurship Fund

Econet founder and executive chairman, Mr Strive Masiyiwa and his wife Tsitsi, have launched a $100m Challenge Fund to support rural entrepreneurs and other...