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12 months ago | March 2, 2018

Mining can power development and jobs

For a resource rich country such as Zimbabwe, mining is an obvious way to quickly move the country forward economically ...

12 months ago | February 23, 2018

Good progress on shovelling our mess

President Mnangagwa has almost completed his first 100 days in office and has shown that serious change is possible.

1 year ago | February 16, 2018

Diamond deal with Botswana makes sense

The impending deal between Zimbabwe and Botswana for Zimbabwean diamonds to be processed, cleaned and polished by the ...

1 year ago | February 9, 2018

Export growth good news

The Monetary Policy Statement this week from Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr John Mangudya contained some good news ...

1 year ago | February 2, 2018

ZSE bubble was not driven by fundamentals

One of the more amusing tendencies of those who sometimes comment on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange is the desperate desire ...

1 year ago | January 26, 2018

Inflation dispute about lifestyles

There have been some who dispute the 3,46 percent inflation rate of the Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency, with these ...

1 year ago | January 5, 2018

Beware of simple staff cost percentages

There is an obsession in those monitoring Government, local government and private sector accounts with the percentage ...

1 year ago | December 29, 2017

New economic order needs actions to back words

We are about to start a new year, and if we want to look forward rather than back we need to ensure we build on what we ...

1 year ago | December 1, 2017

Production and jobs the priority for support

There are high expectations of economic improvement in Zimbabwe, and while everyone needs to continually remind ...

1 year ago | November 14, 2017

Manufacturers must set prices

There has been a fair amount of good economic news recently as Zimbabwean businesses start looking at their business ...