Associated Foods Zimbabwe finds international partner

By ZBC Reporter International private equity firm Spear Capital has completed its investment into the food manufacturing business Associated Foods Zimbabwe Private Limited (AFZ). AFZ plays a key role in…

Manhize steel plant gathers pace

By Tafara Chikumira CONSTRUCTION works at the US$1 billion Manhize steel plant are moving at a fast pace following the arrival of the furnaces at the site, a show of…

Causes of the Zimbabwean currency crisis?

By Rutendo Matinyarare Many Zimbabweans seem puzzled by the currency volatility that we are experiencing in the country at the moment. However, in April 2022, the US National Bureau of…

Value-addition key to sustainable economic growth

By Bruce Chahwanda, Political Editor THE issue of value addition dominated the inaugural ZANU PF “ listening party” meeting in Harare this Tuesday, amid calls for locals to be awarded…

ZNCC annual conference coincides with new economic measures

By Owen Mandovha THE new economic measures announced by fiscal and monetary authorities are expected to dominate deliberations at the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce Annual Conference which gets underway…

Blast furnace components now in Manhize

By ZBC Reporter BLAST furnace components for the construction of what will be Africa’s biggest steel plant near Mvuma have arrived in the country. The blast furnace components which came…

RBZ to introduce gold coins as a store of value

By Davison Vandira THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has added impetus to the tight monetary policy stance seeking to tame inflation by raising interest rates to…

Govt compensates depositors for loss of value due to rate movements

By ZBC Reporter GOVERNMENT has started compensating small and vulnerable depositors for their loss of value due to exchange rate movements. In a statement, the Deposit Protection Corporation revealed that…

Govt hailed for creating level field for women to rise

By Colette Musanyera THE role played by the Second Republic in creating a level playing field for women to rise to the top in all spheres, came under spotlight during…

Domestication of industrial value chains to spur economic growth

By Davison Vandira THE $US8 billion Industry and Commerce Transformation Strategy is set to revitalise the country’s industrial base for enhanced economic growth through domestication of value chains across all…