Agric show societies association launch on next week

The 15 agricultural show societies in the country will next week launch a national association in the capital, an official has said.
Posted On 26 Apr 2017

Tetrad Bank expunges balance sheet, eyes investors

Presently defunct financial institution, Tetrad Investment Bank (TIB), is looking to revive operations after a scheme of arrangement that tidied its balance sheet was approved recently.
Posted On 25 Apr 2017

Tobacco exports up 14 percent

Volumes of tobacco which has been exported so far now stands at 42,5 million kg, a 14 percent rise from those exported in the corresponding period last year, statistics released by the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) show.
Posted On 24 Apr 2017

Govt targets to increase irrigation capacity

Vice President Emerson Mnangagwa on Friday said the Government is targeting to increase irrigation capacity to a minimum of 300 000 hectares to ensure food security.
Posted On 24 Apr 2017

Harare owed in excess of $600 million

HARARE – The Harare City Council is owed at least $615 million by domestic and commercial consumers in unpaid rates, Mayor Bernard Manyenyeni has said.
Posted On 21 Apr 2017

Tobacco deliveries skyrocket

By Runyararo Muzavazi — HARARE – Tobacco deliveries have intensified with farmers having supplied 52,5 million kilogrammes as the marketing season opened on Wednesday after the long Easter and Independence holidays.
Posted On 21 Apr 2017

Number of rejected tobacco bales too high

HARARE – At least 40 520 bales of tobacco  have been rejected at auction and contract sales floors since the start  of the 2017 marketing season, a 28,4 percent jump from the 31 539  bales  rejected during the comparable period last year, statistics that the  regulator...
Posted On 20 Apr 2017

ZBFH faces potentially explosive AGM

HARARE – The ZBFH board will next month face a potentially explosive annual general meeting after they “controversially” paid over half a million dollars in dividends to Transnational Holdings Limited.
Posted On 20 Apr 2017

Govt appoints new CSC board

Government has announced the new Cold Storage Company board that is expected to spearhead command livestock programme and improve the national herd particularly in communal areas.
Posted On 20 Apr 2017

Zim, Zam need sustainable energy tariff: AFDB

HARARE – Zimbabwe and Zambia are faced with a serious challenge to strike a balance between the price of importing power and the electricity tariff the two countries are charging, the African Development Bank has said.
Posted On 19 Apr 2017