Olympics burst into life under shadow of COVID and conflict

BEIJING, Feb 4 (Reuters) – Chinese President Xi Jinping opened a Beijing Winter Olympics on Friday that not only bear the mark of the global coronavirus pandemic but are also…

Athletics championships headline weekend action

By Lawrence Trusida THE first athletics championship of the year will take centre stage this Saturday at the National Sports Stadium, with young athletes hoping to make the grade for…

Govt re-affirms commitment to strengthening Zim Dollar

By Davison Vandira THE Government has re-affirmed its commitment to strengthening the Zimbabwe Dollar after announcing measures to enhance the use of the local currency in its economic growth drive.…

Portfolio Investments on the increase

By Davison Vandira ECONOMIC Analysts are convinced the uptake of Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) is a sign of increased investment appetite that should boost economic activities. The increased offering of…

Mighty Warriors step up AWCON preps

By Lawrence Trusida The Mighty Warriors have stepped up preparations for their Africa Women Cup of Nations (AWCON) qualifier against Botswana after all the locally-based players trained this Friday morning.…

Finance minister Ncube issues advisory on measures to encourage use of domestic currency

We publish below Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube’s advisory note on measures being instituted by government to enhance the domestic use of the Zimbabwe dollar BACKGROUND Government, through various agencies is…

Egypt beat hosts Cameroon on penalties to reach AFCON final

Aljazeera – Goalkeeper Mohamed Abou Gabal pulled off two spectacular saves as Egypt edged hosts Cameroon 3-1 in the penalty shoot-out to reach the final of Africa Cup of Nations…