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11 months ago | May 11, 2018

Inflation calculation needs second group

Taurai Mangudhla Business Writer Zimbabwe’s annual inflation rate has retreated on a monthly basis in the first quarter ...

Chimanimani Mountains: The professional hiker’s Mecca

Tawanda Musarurwa Welcome to the Mecca of professional walkers and climbers: The Chimanimani Mountains. The Chimanimani ...

Human error largely to blame for road carnage

The road has become the greatest loud silent killer of our time. It killed yesterday. It is killing today. It shall kill ...

High debt levels threaten economic recovery: IMF

Business Writer The expected monetary policy normalisation in advanced economies could tighten financing conditions for ...

11 months ago | April 13, 2018

Old Mutual continues to support art, culture

Arts Correspondent The arts sector has been receiving increased support from a number of corporations and this has ...

Gokwe thrives on informal business

Taurai Mangudhla Proclaimed a Growth Point in 1980 under the Government’s growth points policy, Gokwe has rapidly ...

Hwange power plant expansion starts May

Golden Sibanda State power utility Zesa is targeting to start construction works for the $1,4 billion capacity extension ...

Coal investments going against the tide

Kudzanai Sharara Taking Stock So, Aliko Dangote’s people, geologists in particular, are back in the country to renew the ...

Egodini Mall in major facelift

Prince Sunduzani Bulawayo. — Demolition of old infrastructure is underway at Egodini terminus in Bulawayo as work on the ...

Coal dead? Peak oil demand? Five takes on fossil fuels’ future

New York. — For all the buzz around wind, solar and electric cars, energy company executives had plenty to say Tuesday ...

NPC puts Nigerian population at 198m

Lagos. — The National Population Commission (NPC) has put Nigeria’s current population at 198 million people with ...

Collectors should look beyond aesthetics when investing in art

Johannesburg. — Art collectors can be a determined bunch. Their drive to research, source and capture the object of ...

12 months ago | April 6, 2018

US ivory ban lift to boost revenues

Africa Moyo The lifting of a four-year ban on the importation of ivory into the United States of America is expected to ...

Tobacco farmers accused of child labour, human rights abuses

Taurai Mangudhla Zimbabwe’s tobacco industry faces a new threat as global human rights watchdogs rouse the world against ...

Five innovators changing lithium game

Ontario. — In the twentieth century, the world ran on oil. Now, the future rests on a new mineral: Lithium.

Zim could take significant hit from AfCFTA implementation

Tawanda Musarurwa Zimbabwe has assented to the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), but full implementation of ...

12 months ago | March 30, 2018

Passion versus profit

Artists are passionate about the works they produce. They execute their practice on the basis of talent to maintain ...

ZITF plans to build five-star hotel in Bulawayo

Hebert Zharare The Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) Company plans to construct a five-star hotel and a giant ...

High interest rates dampen mortgage facilities uptake

Kudzanai Sharara High interest rates and low employment levels had a negative impact on potential mortgage borrowers in ...

1 year ago | March 23, 2018

Bitcoin deals go sour . . . . . . as impersonator scams investors ...

Jeffrey Gogo A 24-year-old Seke woman has impersonated Styx24.com chief executive Tatenda Mabungu, and allegedly cheated ...