Small scale miners confident of rebound

By ZBC Reporter THE small scale mining sector is bullish of overcoming the challenges faced during the past year which saw gold deliveries to Fidelity Printers and Refiners declining by…

Air Zimbabwe, Cottco streamlining operations

By Owen Mandovha AIR Zimbabwe and Cottco are some of the country’s parastatals leading the pack in implementing strategic plans to contribute to economic growth and development. The fortunes of…

Hotels cry out under lockdown

By Luckmore Safuli The ravaging Covid-19 pandemic continues to affect various sectors of the economy with average hotel room occupancy having dropped to unsustainable levels during the current national lockdown.…

Bulawayo vendors ignore Covid-19 lockdown measures

By Yolanda Moyo Vendors have resurfaced in the streets of Bulawayo, disregarding set lockdown measures and World Health Organisation regulations while playing hide and seek with law enforcement agents. The…

Trump slams China’s Huawei, halting shipments from Intel, others – sources

The Trump administration notified several Huawei suppliers, including chipmaker Intel, that it is revoking certain licenses to sell to the Chinese company and intends to reject dozens of other applications…

Lockdown to stimulate local industry

Analysts have described the Covid-19-induced lockdown as a big opportunity for local companies to plug supply chain gaps and harness government’s local content policy which is a huge pillar in…

Air travel down 60 percent as airline industry losses top US$370 billion

A new UN air transportation agency report confirms there was a “dramatic” fall in international air travel due to COVID-19, of around 60 percent over the course of last year,…

Dubai Expo organizers prepare for event delayed by pandemic

The organisers of Expo 2020 Dubai said on Saturday they are committed to hosting the event which was postponed for a year due to coronavirus, but are ready for all…

AirZim spells out part of 2021 vision

 By Yvonne Mkondani THE National flag carrier Air Zimbabwe says its prospects of promoting tourism and trade are hinged on the expansion of flight routes.  In a statement, the airline…

Zim cuts fuel import bill

Latest fuel imports statistics have justified government’s move to scrap subsidies, with analysts happy that the development managed to save the country a lot in foreign currency and plugged arbitrage…