Zimbabwe’s mineral exports to break records in 2022

By ZBC Reporter Economic analysts are predicting Zimbabwe’s 2022 mineral export receipts to surpass the  US$4 billion mark, achieved last year due to sustained increase of commodity prices internationally. Strong…

Gold mining sector targets 50-tonnes by year-end

By Stanley James Business Editor GOLD producers have endorsed the 50-tonne yearly production target, as the sub-sector seeks to contribute significantly towards the attainment of a US$12 billion mining industry…

Gold deliveries to Fidelity increased by 55% in 2021

By ZBC Reporter THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) says gold deliveries to Fidelity Printers and Refiners grew by 55 percent last year to over 29 tonnes from 19 tonnes…

Construction of gemmology centre in Mutare takes shape

By ZBC Reporter Government’s thrust to promote value addition and beneficiation is bearing fruit with a Gemmology centre being constructed at Fern Valley in Mutare expected to be complete by…

Gold buyers deliver 7.8 tonnes of yellow metal

By Tendai Munengwa THE Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe’s initiatives to empower small to medium miners has seen the Gold Buyers Association of Zimbabwe mobilising 7.8 tonnes of gold up from…

Zimplats expansion project approved

By ZBC Reporter THE board of the country’s largest platinum mining company, Zimplats, has approved a new capital investment in Zimbabwe worth 1,8 Billion United States dollars to boost production.…

Boost for Zimbabwe’s gold production

By ZBC Reporter Zimbabwe’s quest to increase gold production is in progress after a local mining firm invested three million united states dollars on heavy mining equipment. Targeting massive output…

Prospect Resources shares firm

By ZBC Reporter Zimbabwe is emerging as an investment destination of choice with Australian Stock Exchange listed Prospect Resources attracting more investors as a result of progress at its Arcadia…

Mining sector contributes over 70% of country’s forex earnings

By ZBC Reporter Zimbabwe’s economic revival process is being oiled by the mining sector, which has since January contributed over 70 percent of the country’s foreign currency earnings. The 2021…

ZELA empowers women in mining

By Mthokozisi Dube WOMEN from Zvishavane are benefiting from the empowerment drive in the mining sector with most of them now running successful ventures. Navigating the bumpy mining terrain has…