Business

18-hour power cuts: Zim business on edge

Belinda Chaora Zimbabwe is set to increase its load shedding hours from 10 hours a day to 18 hours a day after an announcement by the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority, Zesa recently that load ...

Zimbabwe pegs ZWL$50 for a 10kg bag of mealie meal

Hanganani Nleya THE Zimbabwe Government has pegged a 10kg bag of mealie meal at ZWL$50 in a move aimed at cushioning consumers. In a statement released today, Finance and Economic Development ...

Ecocash hiccups persist

Patience Nhamburo Disgruntled customers are making a beeline to Econet Zimbabwe offices to register their displeasure as the company’s mobile money service – Ecocash – continues to experience hiccups. ...

Zim assembled car to hit market in 2020

Ndaka Majaka ZIMBABWE’S locally assembled vehicle, a hatchback called the Prim8 (pronounced Primate), is set to debut in the first quarter of 2020, ushering in a new dawn for the country’s ...

Zim farmers feel the pinch

Zimbabwean farmers are feeling the pinch of high costs of inputs. Zimbabwe Farmers Union (ZFU) executive director, Paul Zakaria told ZTN in an interview that their members will have to make hard ...

Thumbs down for proposed forex law

Zimbabweans say plans by government to compel all importers to declare their sources of foreign currency is unreasonable and must be dropped. Last week the country’s Finance and Economic Development ...