Opinion

2 weeks ago | November 13, 2020

‘Teach us to number our days . . .’

On Sunday, November 8, 2020, I woke to some disturbing news of the passing on in a horrific accident of Genius ...

3 weeks ago | November 6, 2020

Effects of customer reaction, experiences

 A famous marketing philosophy said, “There is only one thing worse than being talked about, and that is not being ...

Opportunities in the apparel industry

It looks like my brothers and sisters in the United States have been busy this election week. However, to ward off the ...

4 weeks ago | October 30, 2020

Private equity: implications for industrial renaissance

He was nostalgic. His mind hovered over the October days of 1978: “I read the prospectus, looked at the capital ...

2021: The miners are digging it, what could go wrong

Very few people, if any, would argue against the conclusion that the year 2020 is one to quickly forget.

1 month ago | October 23, 2020

Government doing better than it claims

Publicised, sections in the Public Finance and Management Act is section 28, which requires the Treasury to publish ...

Resilience in the face of Covid-19

Mukasiri Sibanda As a concerned citizen, and a socio-economic justice activist, I am severely disturbed by how the ...

Be a generational thinker

Arthur Marara “Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.” (Warren Buffett). ...

1 month ago | October 20, 2020

China’s upbeat economic recovery offers much-needed hope, ...

By Xinhua writer Ma Qian BEIJING, Oct. 19 (Xinhua) — China’s economic recovery posted an evident ...

1 month ago | October 16, 2020

Win in your family

Arthur Marara “No matter what you’ve done for yourself or for humanity, if you can’t look back on having given love and ...

Inflation end needs calculating managers

The crash of monthly inflation to well below 4 percent in September was the direct result of the stabilisation of the ...

2 months ago | October 9, 2020

Time Zim reviews inflation basket

Misheck Ugaro As the economy begins to show evidence of improvements, the so-called green shoots, expectations still ...

The importance of colour in branding

Joseline Sithole I love the month of October. It is a month that bristles with a lot of femininity. All those pink ...

World food price index up 5pc

World food prices rose for a fourth month running in September, led by strong increases for cereals and vegetable oils, ...

The last decade of poverty?

Alfred M. Mthimkhulu Some two years ago, Kofi Annan, the former Secretary General of the United Nations (1997 – 2006) ...

Focus on value addition

Arthur Marara pLaw #2: These past two weeks I opened a discussion on discovering your talents. I believe this is a sine ...

Building rapport virtually in meetings

Robert Gonye People want to buy from who they know, like, and trust. And the way to earn that status is to focus on ...

2 months ago | September 18, 2020

Do Zim’s policies support economic freedom?

The cornerstones of economic freedom are personal choice, voluntary exchange, open markets, and clearly defined and ...

3 months ago | August 28, 2020

Revisiting the purpose of a central bank

“We must have a currency . . . elastically responsive to sound credit . . . the normal ebb and flow of personal and ...

Enhancing, or adding value?

Value addition has become a common term among Zimbabweans these days.