HARARE – Caledonia Mining Corporation on Monday said gold production for the third quarter ended September 30 this year at its Blanket mine reached a record 14 396 ounces, 15 percent higher than the previous quarter.Production for the period under review at Blanket mine,...
HARARE – State owned, Agricultural Bank of Zimbabwe (Agribank) has unveiled two facilities worth $25 million targeted at women and youth in business.The women’s facility is worth $15 million while that targeted at the youth amounts to $10 million.
HARARE – The Zimbabwe government has defended its decision to transfer management of a tree planting program, funded from a 0.75 percent levy on tobacco sales, from the Forestry Commission to the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).
HARARE – The ongoing civil service rationalization program has affected the ability of the Agricultural, Technical and Extension Services (Agritex) department to adequately serve farmers after the number of extension officers per ward was reduced from four to two.
HARARE – The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa) has reduced the proposed 2018 annual budget for its secretariat and agencies by $10 million to $32 million as grant support from cooperating partners has reached its lifespan.
HARARE – The volume of Zimbabwean tobacco which has been exported now stands at 113.3 million kg, up from 89.3 million kg exported in the corresponding period last year, recent statistics that the industry regulator released show.