ZSE maintains bullish form

HARARE – The local bourse’s mainstream industrial index moved up by a further 1.92 to close at 174.20 as Hippo Valley led the gainers with a $0, 0498 bump to remain solid at $0, 6100.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017

Jitters grow over UK stock market at record as Britons vote

While UK equity investors have kept their calm ahead of Thursday’s general election, they’re not leaving anything to chance.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017

South Africa’s rand steadies, focus on economic data

JOHANNESBURG – South Africa’s rand steadied against the dollar early on Thursday ahead of local mining and manufacturing data and several key global events, including Britain’s general election.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017

Government embarks on command fish farming

NEW YORK – Government has embarked on command  fish farming, largely targeting rural communities, to take full  advantage of the country’s abundant water resources, a Cabinet Minister  told a United Nations marine conference here on Wednesday.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017

Sakunda commits to support two additional years of command agric

Harare – Fuel distributor, Sakunda Holdings  is committed to funding the Government initiated Command Agriculture  Program beyond its envisaged three year tenure by an additional two  years, a senior company official said on Wednesday.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017

Ariston narrows HY loss

HARARE – Listed agri-business firm Ariston Holdings reduced its losses for the half-year to March 31, 2017 to $1,9 million from $2,1 million in the prior comparable period, despite revenue weakening during the period.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017

Hippo Valley Estates doubles net income

HARARE – Listed sugar producer Hippo Valley Estates’ operating profit more than doubled to $13, 4 million for the year to March 31, 2017 from $6, 5 million previously on the back of improved deliveries and higher revenue.
Posted On 08 Jun 2017