‘Postal administrations must drive financial inclusion’

HARARE  –  Post Offices can play a significant role in driving financial inclusion to the extent that they able to innovate and adopt new technologies, Information Communication Technology, Postal and Courier Services Minister Supa Mandiwanzira has said.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017

Govt issues $50 million Treasury bills to raise funds for irrigation

HARARE  -  The Zimbabwe government has issued  Treasury Bills amounting to $50 million to raise funds for irrigation  equipment under its specialized Command agriculture program.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017

Equities’ bullish run extends

HARARE  –  The local equities market’s mainstream industrial index gained a further 2.72 to settle at 183.10 in trading dominated with movers.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017

Rand trades flat ahead of US Fed’s rate decision

The rand was little changed against hard currencies shortly before midday yesterday, with cautious trade expected to continue ahead of the US Federal Reserve’s federal open market committee’s interest-rate decision, later in the day.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017

The global economy is rebounding, but there’s one big problem

By Chris Anstey & Enda Curran There’s a dark cloud building behind the world’s best period of synchronous growth among developed and emerging economies this decade — one that in time could rain down volatility in global markets.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017

Oil prices fall as OPEC output, US crude stockpiles rise

Oil prices fell on Wednesday after industry data showed a build in US crude stocks and OPEC reported a rise in its production despite a pledge to cut output.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017

ARDA commends command agric

HARARE  -  The Agriculture and Rural Development  Authority (ARDA) on Tuesday commended the Government for introducing the  specialised maize production program, Command agriculture, saying it  goes a long way in addressing food shortages in the country.
Posted On 14 Jun 2017