Special Report

1 month ago | July 3, 2020

Forex auction may eliminate rate disparity

Golden Sibanda Players in industry and commerce say the foreign exchange auction system, which replaced the interbank ...

Gordhan warns against SAA liquidation

The Pravin Gordhan-led Department of Public Enterprises has discouraged South African Airways management, creditors and ...

Is ZSE closure for greater good?

Kudzai Sharara Last Friday’s decision to suspend trading on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange, on suspicion that activities ...

Market forces apply to all

The dramatic changes in foreign currency dealings over the last couple of weeks present the interesting probability that ...

2 months ago | June 26, 2020

‘US$1bn to back forex auction’

Golden Sibanda Local banks have nearly a billion dollars in foreign currency accounts (FCAs) while the country has ...

South African debts continue to rise

JOHANNESBURG. —  With South Africa’s debt levels continuing to rise, the supplementary budget Finance Minister Tito ...

2 months ago | June 19, 2020

‘Business confidence in manufacturing sector declines’

Business Writer Business confidence in the manufacturing sector expectedly deteriorated during the first quarter of the ...

Exchange rate exposure: Hardly perennial

Managing exchange rate exposure is a perennial problem for South African investors and businesses. It is an equally big ...

Stock Market Weekly Review

Enacy Mapakame The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) total market value rose 3,6 percent to reach a record high of $206 ...

Foreign currency auction system laudable

Elias Pacheso This week saw the introduction of  the much-talked about Foreign Currency Auction System (FCAS). Its ...

Good, but not adequate measures

Misheck Ugaro As the country continues to grapple with the twin challenges of an unstable economic environment and the ...

2 months ago | June 5, 2020

Covid-19: Chance to formalise economy

Business Writer Highly informal countries must use the coronavirus pandemic and the subsequent lockdowns as an ...

Delta expands regional footprint

Enacy Mapakame Beverages maker, Delta Corporation Limited, is expanding its regional footprint in traditional beer after ...

SMEs hardest hit

Elias Pacheso Zimbabwe’s Small to Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have been hardest hit during the lockdown period and there ...

Innovation needed to create cashflows

Zimbabwean formal businesses are not recovering as quickly as they thought when the lockdown was eased to Level 2 almost ...

GetBucks slides into loss

Enacy Mapakame Financial services firm, GetBucks Microfinance Bank, slid into a loss position of $20 million for the ...

4 months ago | April 30, 2020

Did youknow? Powerspeed Electrical Limited history

Powerspeed Electrical Limited evolved with Mashonaland Holdings’ restructuring exercise. The latter, a Zimbabwe Stock ...

4 months ago | April 24, 2020

Old Mutual in Zisco saga

Martin Kadzere Old Mutual has been sucked in the controversial take-over of the Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company assets ...

Industry foresees challenges post lockdown

Business Writer The latest industry survey dated April 10  conducted by the Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI), ...

Emerging market currencies stabilising

Emerging market currencies may be starting to stabilise following the worst quarter in more than four years. The ...