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1 week ago | July 12, 2019

Zim needs $34bn for infrastructure upgrade

Martin Kadzere Zimbabwe will need as much as US$43 billion in the next decade to revamp infrastructure to achieve ...

Telecoms sector, let’s pay attention

Taking Stock Kudzanai Sharara The latest telecoms sector statistics, released by the Postal & Telecommunications ...

‘Banks should improve financial services quality’

Pride Mahlangu Banks should improve the quality of financial services they offer if they are to increase client ...

Did you know? ZB Financial Holdings: The journey thus far

Fradreck Gorwe Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed diversified financial services concern, ZB Financial Holdings Limited ...

Is there such a thing as resource curse?

Clifford Shambare This is Part One of “Is there  such a thing as resource curse?” Africa is often said to suffer from a ...

Germany in climate change commitment

Germany, one of the world’s biggest consumers of coal, will shut down all 84 of its coal-fired power plants over the ...

Mining captains to meet in Bulawayo

Business Writer Mining captains are expected to meet in Bulawayo next week to deliberate on wide ranging matters ...

SA platinum giants to hammer out wage deal

When the world’s biggest platinum miners sit down to hammer out a wage deal this week, they’ll hold two potentially ...

Exchange rates not set on feelings

One of the weirder predictions floating around Zimbabwe at the moment is the statement that the Zimbabwe dollar has to ...

69pc of Nigerians living below poverty line

A new report launched by Oxfam has revealed that 69 percent of Nigerians are living below the poverty line, thus ...

Understanding tailored sales

Robert Gonye How do you manage and create a framework to support your account-based sales expansion? That’s our focus as ...

New ideas not enough for true innovation

Companies can’t simply invest money and resources in their efforts to come up with new ideas and expect this to lead to ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Tawanda Musarurwa Three weeks in the red to date provide adequate evidence that the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) has ...

Accountants mangling capitalism a global phenomenon

We are programmed to regard accountants with reverence and unquestioning trust. They are the record keepers of the ...

They were not ready, are we?

Alfred M. Mthimkhulu Remember the movie ‘A beautiful mind’? As brilliant as reviews confirm. It traces the early life of ...

How much pressure can middle-class take before it cracks?

This has been the whack of a week for South Africa’s middle-class. Under the cosh, the SA Revenue Service opened tax ...

Grab market chances in FMCG, firms told

Michael Tome Zimbabwean companies in the fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) and mining supplies sectors should seize ...

Facilitating transition to a post-industrial world

The US, like most countries in Europe, has been struggling to adapt to deindustrialisation, globalisation, and the other ...

2 weeks ago | July 11, 2019

Zim can boost avocado exports to EU

Michael Tome HARARE – Zimbabwe has potential to increase avocado exports to the European Union considering the ...

NetOne posts US$10m profit

Tawanda Musarurwa HARARE – State-owned mobile telecommunications firm NetOne recorded a US$10,2 million profit in ...