Opinion

4 months ago | November 28, 2018

Why do Black Friday shoppers throw punches over bargains? A ...

Colleen P. Kirk Black Friday, the most celebrated shopping day of the year, abounds with tales of fistfights over ...

4 months ago | November 27, 2018

Lifestyle diseases could scupper Africa’s rising life expectancy

Charles Shey Wiysonge People in sub-Saharan Africa are now living longer than ever before. A child born in the region ...

4 months ago | November 23, 2018

Africa: World’s next economic tiger

Golden Sibanda A new book recently produced reputable global management consulting firm Mckinsey and Company, titled ...

A prognosis of Ncube’s first budget statement

Persistence Gwanyanya A combination of austerity and revenue boosting measures shall be used to achieve this imperative. ...

Ministry officials perpetuate pensioner prejudice agenda

Martin Tarusenga The much hyped 2019 National Budget has come and gone. With regards to the Budget’s agenda to pension ...

Zimra driving out informal sector formation?

Gertrude Mawire According to an IMF study from early 2018 titled “Shadow Economies around Africa: What did we learn over ...

Why small businesses won’t pay tax in Zim

Kudzai M. Mubaiwa Last week was Global Entrepreneurship Week, an initiative that is hosted each November, with thousands ...

Stick with right customers, stay alive

Robert Gonye Last week I learnt a new word: Pistanthrophobia, a rather long word for me I should say. So I guess you are ...

5 months ago | November 2, 2018

Planning for border, customs clearing charges

A Customs Clearing Agent’s role sometimes calls for making a number of payments to third parties on behalf of the ...

5 months ago | October 26, 2018

SI 64 (SI 122) out or not

Gertrude Mawire On October 23, 2018, there were celebrations in the #openourborders fraternity. #openourborders refers ...

Remain afloat in a new economy

Robert Gonye An old adage says that the marketplace has a way of disciplining those who fail to abide by the statutes of ...

6 months ago | October 12, 2018

Higher taxes can save economy

Clive Mphambela Finance and Economic Development Minister, Hon Professor Mthuli Ncube recently announced a 2 cents in ...

Businesses face monumental dilemma

Robert Gonye While the economy is going through what may appear to be turbulent times, businesses are faced with the ...

6 months ago | September 19, 2018

Why public relations matters for organisational effectiveness Hazel Vundla Companies and organisations typically focus ...

7 months ago | August 24, 2018

Business, Govt bury hatchet

Africa Moyo As the nation keenly awaits judgment in the electoral petition filed by MDC Alliance presidential candidate ...

US-China trade war escalates

Anew round of US tariffs on $16 billion worth of Chinese imports kicked in on Thursday, prompting Beijing to retaliate ...

Zim firm seals $2bn power plant deal

Golden Sibanda Listed multi-commodity miner RioZim limited, has selected Sino Hydro’s sister company Power Construction ...

8 months ago | August 3, 2018

Are robots the future accountants?

The accounting profession has evolved over the years with manual bookkeeping being the main accounting approach until ...

A case for hosting AfCFTA secretariat

Gertrude Mawire Zimbabwe is a member of several trade bodies across the world like the World Trade Organisation (WTO), ...

8 months ago | July 20, 2018

2018: Poll year with a difference . . . Commodities availability ...

Hebert Zharare One and a half weeks before the country conducts one of the polls to be remembered as a game changer in ...