International

9 hours ago | April 8, 2020

Dollar firms as virus worries return

SINGAPORE - The dollar found a footing on Wednesday as investors returned to safe-havens, reversing some risk currency ...

Coronavirus weekly: as global cases pass one million, health-care ...

The world shut down in March. Schools, industries, amateur and professional sports, entertainment and cultural events, ...

1 day ago | April 7, 2020

CBZ Holdings has announced its new board of directors chaired by veteran strategist and economist, Marc Holtzman, with ...

COVID-19: Diaspora remittances are key

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has authorized Money Transfer Agencies (MTA) to operate during the national lockdown ...

Business organisations join Covid-19 fight

Zimbabwean business organisations  have mobilized US$5 million to upgrade and equip at least five Covid-19  isolation ...

France’s Total sells assets in Brunei, Sierra Leone, Liberia

PARIS - Total said on Tuesday it had sold assets in Brunei, Sierra Leone and Liberia, which the French energy group said ...

Asian shares cautiously gain on hopes virus is slowing, dollar slips

SYDNEY/SINGAPORE - Asian stock markets rallied for a second day on Tuesday and riskier currencies rose, on tentative ...

‘Track and trace’ is key to containing COVID-19: how privacy can ...

In efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, governments are imposing stringent restrictions on movement, including ...

2 days ago | April 6, 2020

Local Chinese tobacco merchants seek COVID19 lockdown exemption

Chinese tobacco merchants are engaging Government with a view to get an exemption from the ongoing national lockdown and ...

WMI, Nissan deal hangs in the balance

The Industrial Development Corporation of Zimbabwe (IDCZ), says negotiations to assemble Nissan vehicles at its ...

4 days ago | April 4, 2020

Govt expressed strong commitment to continue stabilization policies

Government has responded to the IMF’s Article IV Consultations Staff Report and explained why it ended up with what the ...

5 days ago | April 3, 2020

BREAKING: COVID-19 will make it harder for Zim, says IMF

Business Writer COVID-19 will adversely impact the economic outlook for Zimbabwe that also require additional ...

1 week ago | April 1, 2020

ZimCoke target Hwange’s underground mine ….deal part of ZISCO’S ...

ZIMCOKE has launched a US$25 million bid for Hwange Colliery Company Limited’s underground mine known as 3-Main as part ...

2 weeks ago | March 27, 2020

Covid-19 downturn hits travel industry

The market’s latest storm has plunged the global travel industry into uncharted territory with BEACH stocks-booking, ...

SA lockdown: Tourist attractions, hotels close

All national parks, casinos, theme parks and other major tourist attractions will close, as part of the national ...

2 weeks ago | March 24, 2020

Surveys show coronavirus pandemic savaging global economy

HONG KONG - Evidence of the devastation wreaked on the global economy by the coronavirus pandemic mounted on Tuesday as ...

2 weeks ago | March 23, 2020

Stocks stagger as more nations self-isolate against virus

SYDNEY/HONG KONG - Asian shares sank on Monday as a rising tide of national lockdowns threatened to overwhelm ...

3 weeks ago | March 18, 2020

Stocks, oil sliding again in ‘irrevocably changed’ markets

Global stocks stumbled back into the red on Wednesday with Wall Street futures pointing to more losses ahead as fears ...

South African Airways cancels 162 flights due to coronavirus

South African Airways (SAA) said on Wednesday that it had cancelled 162 international and regional flights until the end ...

3 weeks ago | March 16, 2020

European shares slump to 2012 lows

European shares plummeted to 2012 lows on Monday as the coronavirus pandemic raged through Europe, with dramatic ...