CORONAVIRUS WATCH

2 days ago | February 26, 2021

Treasury surplus exceeds $6 billion

 Golden Sibanda Public finances have been in perfect health for a good period now, amid revelations that Treasury has ...

Stockbrokers in mixed reaction to MPS

Business Writer Two local stockbroking firms had mixed reaction to the 2021 Monetary Policy Statement released last week ...

Thirty-one micro-finances close shop

Martin Kadzere Zimbabwe’s 31 micro finance institutions closed down last year due to destructive coronavirus pandemic, ...

Bills amendment gives IPEC fangs

Tawanda Musarurwa The Insurance and Pensions Commission (IPEC) will get greater scope in the regulation of the country’s ...

Liquid raises US$840m in bond sale

Liquid Telecom Ltd., majority owned by African telecoms tycoon Strive Masiyiwa, raised US$840 million in a bond sale to ...

‘Forex major driver of beef price’

Golden Sibanda A multiplicity of costs, including the significant component of foreign currency denominated inputs, have ...

Madondo faces the chop as Redwing rescuer

Business Writer  Redwing Mine workers have lost confidence in the mine’s corporate rescue practitioner, Dr Cecil ...

Zimplats revenue up 79pc

Business Writer  ZIMBABWE’S largest platinum group of metals (PGMs) producer, Zimplats Holdings Limited, has recorded a ...

Understanding the WTO

Are you tired of hearing, with great puzzlement, about “trade liberalisation”, “trade barriers”, “trade policy review” ...

Habits that shape customer actions

Robert Gonye The last year has changed many habits during the pandemic, from how we have business meetings to how to go ...

British Airways reopens Joburg-Harare route

British Airways (operated by Comair) has reopened bookings for daily regional flights between Johannesburg and Harare. ...

Choose to finish what you start

Arthur Marara The difference between winners and losers is that winners finish what they start while losers don’t. This ...

All-new Mercedes C-Class revealed

The new Mercedes C-Class wasn’t much of a secret, having leaked online earlier this week, but now the German carmaker ...

SA budget signals need for greater competitiveness

The 2021 budget delivered by Finance Minister Tito Mboweni shows clearly that the penny has dropped in terms of the ...

Jeep under pressure to rename midsize SUV

The Cherokee Nation in the US has asked for its tribal name to be removed as a nameplate from Jeep SUVs, while also ...

Covid-19 billionaire fortunes fading with vaccine rollout

In the health-care industry, the coronavirus pandemic led to big fortunes, fast. Now some of them are evaporating just ...

An economist’s reluctant ponder on patriotism

Alfred M. Mthimkhulu A colleague has been pestering me on how I would define and appraise patriotism as a mechanism for ...

Mtawarira explains NFL transition

On its surface, rugby and football appear to be first cousins, both requiring intense physicality, toughness, endurance, ...

RBZ vs bankers: Field of accusations

 Taking Stock Kudzanai Sharara Following the 2008 Financial Crisis that was characterised by a monumental collapse of ...

NBA Top Shot explained

You’ve probably seen plenty of people talking about NBA Top Shot on social media over the past few weeks and you’re not ...