Locally funded capital projects to ease Zim’s external debt pressures

By Stanely James Business Editor EXPERTS have described efforts by the Second Republic to locally fund infrastructure development projects as key to easing external debt pressures. Strengthening debt governance in…

Agriculture show to be partially virtual

By Tendai Munengwa THIS year’s Zimbabwe Agriculture Show will be partly virtual as organisers seek to reach out to local, regional and international business partners who cannot attend the annual…

Cotton deliveries surge

By Tapiwa Machemedze Cotton deliveries have surged in Muzarabani in line with the peak period of the marketing season while payments.  Mountains of cotton bales characterise Cottco’s Muzarabani depot. In…

US$20 million lost at auction floors

Tobacco farmers that have delivered the golden leaf to auction floors, might have been prejudiced of up to US$20 million by surrogate contractors who are allegedly fleecing them through duplicating…

Increased productivity will help in achieving Vision 2030 – President

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says the country’s Vision 2030 will be achieved if the industrial and manufacturing sectors increase productivity levels and capacity utilisation. In his address to the business community…

President Mnangagwa commissions Wattle Company’s Veneer Plant, pledges to address timber processors’ challenges

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has commissioned the Kiln and Veneer Plants at the Wattle Company, while pledging his administration’s support to the Mutare-based timber producer and exporter. He made the pledge…

US$700K boost for sustainable agric policies

By Tendai Munengwa Efforts by government to achieve sustainable smart agriculture got a major boost following the availing of about US$700 000 by the European Union to mainstream biodiversity and…

Increased investments herald horticulture recovery plan

By ZBC Reporter The Zimbabwe horticulture recovery plan is fast-taking shape as evidenced by increased investment in the sector. A tour of the 700 hectare Talana horticultural operations in Chegutu…

AFC heralds new chapter in the land reform programme

By ZBC Reporter THE Launch of AFC Holdings has marked a new chapter in the history of the land reform programme as all farmers will have access to affordable funding,…

TIMB CEO pledges massive funding transformation

By ZBC Reporter THE new Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board Chief Executive Officer, Mr Meanwell Gudu has pledged to deal with foreign currency leakages in the production and marketing of…