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Zimbabwe to experience power outages of up to 16 hours a day

ZIMBABWE will experience power outages for up to 16 hours a day during the winter season after demand for electricity rose to 1, 800 megawatts (MW) against current output of 1,300MW, the power uti...Read more

Zimbabwe to experience power outages of up to 16 hours a day

29 May 2015 | 1894 Views
ZIMBABWE will experience power outages for up to 16 hours a day during the winter season after demand for electricity rose to 1, 800 megawatts (MW) against current output of 1,300MW, the power uti...

by Staff reporter

VAT makes Zimbabwe expensive

27 May 2015 | 2171 Views
Zimbabwe's tourism products already cost 35 percent more than similar offerings from the region and Value Added Tax on accommodation for non-residents will worsen its profile as an expensive desti...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe to exit deflation in 2016

27 May 2015 | 2468 Views
Zimbabwe should move into positive inflation in 2016, with regional economists projecting an annual inflation rate of 1,5 percent by the end of 2016. The African Development Bank also estimate...

by Tawanda Musarurwa

Zimbabwe records 3.2% economic growth

26 May 2015 | 2585 Views
The African Economic Outlook 2015 said Zimbabwe's economy is set to record marginal increases in gross domestic product (GDP) this year and in 2016 on the back of a planned investment in infrastru...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe to rope in Chinese in SEZs infrastructure development

20 May 2015 | 3049 Views
The Government says it would like to see Chinese developers becoming heavily involved in the development of infrastructure for Special Economic Zones (SEZs) that will be set up across the country....

by Tawanda Musarurwa

'Overvalued' world markets spark interest in cheap Zimbabwe

20 May 2015 | 3982 Views
As investment managers are under pressure to find value opportunities in a reportedly overvalued global equity environment, the annual Imara Zimbabwe Investor conference will showcase the potentia...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe targets $1,5 billion from tourism

18 May 2015 | 2209 Views
Zimbabwe is targeting to earn $1,5 billion from the tourism sector this year, an official said on Friday.Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) chief executive Mr Karikoga Kaseke said the country wh...

by New Ziana

Zimbabwe's pay gap above 4,000%

14 May 2015 | 4203 Views
The wage gap between Zimbabwe's highest and the lowest paid employees is slightly above 4 000%, a survey has shown.According to a survey conducted by one of Zimbabwe's leading employment consu...

by Staff reporter

Dollarisation the new normal for Zimbabwe, says RBZ

11 May 2015 | 5315 Views
Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor John Mangudya says the lack of competitiveness and negative perception besetting the economy were not a currency problem, but a production phenomenon. The...

by Staff reporter

Sanctions bite IDC subsidiaries

05 May 2015 | 1085 Views
Industrial Development Corporation subsidiaries Zimbabwe Phosphates and the Zimbabwe Fertiliser Company have had over $3,5 million intercepted because of the US sanctions imposed on the country....

by Staff reporter

RBZ boss calls for an immediate further reduction in prices

25 April 2015 | 2974 Views
Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor Dr John Mangudya has called for an immediate further reduction in prices of locally-produced goods if the country is to stem the influx of cheap imports and the liqui...

by Farirai Machivenyika

Zimra misses revenue targets

24 April 2015 | 4791 Views
The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority missed its first quarter revenue collection targets by 6 percent as poor economic conditions continue to affect inflows to the fiscus.Net collections amounted to...

by Staff reporter

South Africa makes billions from Zimbabwe

21 April 2015 | 8576 Views
South Africa could be the region's dominant economy but the untold story is that the country makes billions of dollars from the Zimbabwean market.Implats, Tongaat-Hulett, Multi-Choice, Old Mu...

by Staff reporter

RBZ re-orients exchange control

14 April 2015 | 2382 Views
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has started re-orienting its exchange control department to become a body that facilitates a favourable doing business environment which can attract foreign direct investm...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe's unemployment level up 11.3%?

13 April 2015 | 1621 Views
Zimbabwe's unemployment level has risen to 11,3 percent with the majority of people moving into the informal sector particularly agriculture, the Zimbabwe National Statistics agency (Zimstat) has said...

by Staff reporter

Bond coins benefiting from slipping Rand

12 April 2015 | 3426 Views
The uptake of bond coins in Zimbabwe has improved in the past few weeks due to a positive consumer perception over their value against the United States dollar.South Africa's slipping rand has...

by Staff reporter

Zimra extends tax amnesty to June 30

10 April 2015 | 2518 Views
The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) has extended the Tax Amnesty window to the June 30, after the initial window expired last month, Director of finance, corporate planning and modernization, Rober...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe open for business, Mugabe tells SA

09 April 2015 | 4705 Views
President Robert Mugabe assured South African investors that they would not have their assets seized by his government in a nationalisation drive."I wish to assure all of you that Zimbabwe...

by ANA

50 cent bond coins to be introduced next week

24 March 2015 | 3162 Views
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is set to avail a 50 cent bond coins next week to complement the already smaller units.Late last year, the RBZ injected minted coins imported from South Afri...

by Thobekile Zhou

Big wigs suck Zimbabwe banks dry

22 March 2015 | 3705 Views
The majority of banks that folded over the past five months choked on souring loans extended to top executives and serial debtors, The Sunday Mail reported.AfrAsia is the latest victim of toxi...

by Staff Reporter

'Zimbabweans prefer foreign investment instead of indigenisation'

19 March 2015 | 1586 Views
Zimbabweans prefer foreign direct investment (FDI) to indigenisation for employment creation, a new survey by the Mass Public Opinion Institute (MPOI) has revealed. According to the survey, an...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe among most unattractive mining destinations

11 March 2015 | 4624 Views
Zimbabwe according to a latest Canadian think tank Fraser Institute ranks Zimbabwe among the most unattractive mining destinations with the country lagging behind the DRC, Mozambique and South Afr...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe crafts debt repayment plan

09 March 2015 | 2483 Views
Zimbabwe urgently needs to come up with a solid debt repayment strategy to settle ballooning debts to international creditors.Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa  is quoited by Daily News ...

by Thobekile Zhou

50c bond coins expected by end of March

05 March 2015 | 2118 Views
Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor Dr John Mangudya has revealed that the country will receive $5 million worth of 50c coins by end of this month to complete the cycle of other denominations alre...

by Staff reporter

'No financial assistance until Zimbabwe clears arrears,' says IMF

04 March 2015 | 2950 Views
Zimbabwe cannot get a debt rescheduling which will enable it to start receiving financial assistance from international financial institutions until it has cleared arrears owed to the International Mo...

by Rumbidzayi Zinyuke

1 471 defaulters apply for Zimra tax amnesty

27 February 2015 | 2801 Views
1 471 defaulters have submitted tax amnesty applications to the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) to date, Zimra commissioner general Gershem Pasi has said.The tax amnesty commenced in Octobe...

by Funny Hudzerema

ZSE's integrity under spotlight

17 February 2015 | 1657 Views
The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange yesterday temporarily suspended trading of Meikles Africa shares over the way they accounted for the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe debt, but failed to give the company formal co...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe relaxes foreign remittances controls

16 February 2015 | 5166 Views
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is set to introduce relaxed controls on international remittances by April this year, as part of its measures to boost inflows and ease liquidity constraints....

by Staff reporter

Emirates Connects the World to the ICC Cricket World Cup 2015

16 February 2015 | 1901 Views
HARARE - Emirates Airline has launched a celebration of cricket with fans the world over, as the national teams from 14 countries commence their journey to compete for the glory and the title of worl...

by Staff Reporter

UK's private sector seeks investment in Zimbabwe

11 February 2015 | 2711 Views
A private investor delegation privately sponsored by Invest Africa arrives in Harare to seek investment opportunities.A United Kingdom (UK) Private Sector led International Investor Delegation...

by PRN Africa

RBZ Boss urges price cuts instead off wage increases

11 February 2015 | 2889 Views
Zimbabwe's central bank on Wednesday urged companies to reduce the prices of their products and services, saying salary hikes being called for by workers would "choke the economy"."I am convin...

by AFP

'Zimbabwe not experiencing deflation'

11 February 2015 | 2622 Views
Zimbabwe is not experiencing deflation but disinflation, with the sustained reduction in inflation due to price correction in the market, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) said Wednesday. RBZ...

by Cihan/Xinhua

RBZ to pay $5 for Zimdollar accounts

11 February 2015 | 5561 Views
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe will pay out $5 for every Zimbabwe Dollar account as compensation for account holders that lost their money in 2008 with the introduction of the multi-currency regime....

by Rumbidzayi Zinyuke

'Interbank market now operational,' says RBZ

11 February 2015 | 1802 Views
Local banks' ability to extend liquidity reprieve to each other has been enhanced following the full operationalisation of the interbank market.Besides ensuring stability of the financial sect...

by Tawanda Musarurwa

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe unveils its monetary policy

11 February 2015 | 4828 Views
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe has unveiled a monetary policy 2015.Below is the full presentation. ...

by RBZ

Monetary policy review this week

10 February 2015 | 1849 Views
Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya will this week present the Monetary Policy Statement at a time his hands are tied with little room to manoeuvre as the economy continues to take a nosed...

by Staff reporter

Zimdollars accounts to be compensated

08 February 2015 | 6779 Views
THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is coming up with a formula to calculate how Government can compensate individuals with Zimbabwe dollars locked in accounts after the country adopted the use of multi-curr...

by Gabriel Masvora and Ngonidzashe Chiutsi

RBZ to unveil 2015 monetary policy next week

08 February 2015 | 1746 Views
Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mangudya will next week present his long-awaited monetary policy statement for 2015 that is expected to outline measures to improve financial sector stability an...

by APA

Bond coins, fuel price cuts result in basic commodity prices fall

07 February 2015 | 3353 Views
The introduction of bond coins and fuel price cuts have resulted in basic commodity prices decreasing by one percent, though increasing competition among retailers and an anticipated price review mode...

by Staff Reporter

Zim's 'boot-sellers' grow as they shun shop rents - Video

07 February 2015 | 6815 Views
In Zimbabwe, the high cost of renting shop space in the central business district of the capital Harare is forcing retailers to take an unusual step.Many are reduced to selling their wares fr...

by Brian Hungwe

Zimbabwe economic woes set to worsen in 2015

06 February 2015 | 3134 Views
Things are likely to get worse before they get better for Zimbabweans as economic growth projections for 2015 point to a slowdown compared to 2014 which was a very tough year for the battered coun...

by Staff reporter

Zim govt supports banks immunity extension

03 February 2015 | 2012 Views
Government says it supports the extension of immunity from lawsuits to banks whose accounts were raided by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) to fund its quasi-fiscal activities during the hyperinflat...

by Staff Reporter

Zimbabwe to keep 15% export tax on unrefined platinum

03 February 2015 | 3054 Views
Zimbabwe will keep a 15% export tax on unrefined platinum for now because mines have failed to provide a roadmap on how they plan to set up a local refinery, Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa sai...

by Reuters

'Time to 'round down' prices,' says RBZ boss

27 January 2015 | 4580 Views
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has said local businesses must seriously consider revising their high cost business models and reduce their prices in line with economic fundamentals if they are...

by Staff reporter

Second-hand car imports gobbled $469 million in 2014 alone

27 January 2015 | 3379 Views
Zimbabweans spent $469 million importing vehicles from different countries last year, at a time capacity utilisation for local car assemblers fell to a lowly five percent, with growing calls for t...

by Staff reporter

Zimbabwe to hold second local diamond auction in February

22 January 2015 | 1979 Views
Zimbabwe is set to hold its second local diamond auction at the beginning of next month in a move to maximize diamond revenue, a Ministry Of mines official has said.Permanent secretary of Mine...

by Funny Hudzerema

'Zimbabwe needs more entrepreneurs,' says Chinamasa

22 January 2015 | 3114 Views
The Zimbabwean economy is in desperate need of entrepreneurs who take the lead in securing foreign investment that will help their companies recover from the effects of the liquidity challenges faced...

by Rumbidzayi Zinyuke

Zimbabwean economy turns many to gambling

22 January 2015 | 3500 Views
THERE is nothing in Zimbabwe that spells a crisis more than a long winding queue. The zigzagging length of humanity has from time immemorial and recorded history - from the American great depression ...

by Tendai Makaripe

Gap between lending and saving rates in Zimbabwe remains ridiculously high

20 January 2015 | 2841 Views
The gap between lending and deposit rates in Zimbabwe remains high despite showing a decline in the week ending 9 January 2015, official figures from the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) show....

by Staff reporter

'Zimbabwe ready to engage international investors'

18 January 2015 | 4716 Views
GOVERNMENT is willing and ready to engage investors and international partners to drive the economic development agenda of the country, a Ministry of Finance and Economic Development official has said...

by Staff reporter
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