Zim Govt’s RRA approach gets regional thumbs-up

By Enacy Mapakame — NYANGA - Zimbabwe has received regional visitors to learn from its successful implementation of the Rapid Results Approach giving Government impetus to extend the approach in implementation of more Zim Asset prioritized projects, an official has said.
Posted On 12 Oct 2017

Industrials edge towards 500 point mark

HARARE – The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange’s mainstream Industrial Index marched towards the 500 points mark after adding 7.49 points to close at 494.64 as the daily turnover surged significantly. Cement maker PPC added $0, 2447 to close at $3, 0397, while telecoms giant Econet moved...
Posted On 12 Oct 2017

Zim destroys 100 000 inefficient light bulbs

HARARE - The Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory  Authority has destroyed at least 100 000 incandescent light bulbs as it  moves to ensure the country saves electricity, an official has said.
Posted On 12 Oct 2017

Rand recovers to two-week highs as dollar recoils

The rand was a lot stronger on Thursday morning, mirroring changing market perceptions towards the dollar, after the US Federal Reserve released minutes of its most recent policy meeting.
Posted On 12 Oct 2017

Bonds rise, dollar drifts on Fed inflation debate

European bonds rose and stocks were mixed as investor focus switched back to central banks after the release of minutes of last month’s Federal Reserve meeting. The dollar edged lower for a fifth day and Treasury yields declined.
Posted On 12 Oct 2017

South Africa’s competition body is being distracted by market inquiries

By Dr Phumudzo S. Munyai — It’s become common for South African politicians to blame slow economic growth in the country on private sector corruption, anti-competitive market structures and abuse of market power by dominant firms.
Posted On 12 Oct 2017