Zim opens GMO testing lab

HARARE – The National Biotechnology Authority (NBA) on Wednesday opened the first laboratory in the country to monitor and identify Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).
Posted On 14 Sep 2017

‘Technites’ gets employment through Kwese

BH24 Reporter HARARE – Econet Wireless Group’s Technites enterprise – an online registration platform for jobs for skilled workers and tradesmen – is benefitting from the ongoing Kwese TV installations.
Posted On 14 Sep 2017

RioZim records $2, 9 million after tax profit

HARARE – Diversified miner, RioZim achieved a $2,9 million net profit for the half year ended June 30, 2017 on the back of improved revenues, compared to a loss of $403 000 recorded in the same period last year.
Posted On 14 Sep 2017

Zimplats ATP rises 522pc

BH24 Reporter HARARE – Zimplats profit after tax for the full year to 2017 increased 522 percent to 45 million from $7 million the previous comparative period.
Posted On 14 Sep 2017

Organic matter can generate 18 000MW: Study

BH24 Reporters HARARE – About 18 000 megawatt hours of electricity can be generated from organic matter per year in Harare alone, a study has shown.
Posted On 13 Sep 2017

IPEC defends new requirements

HARARE – The Insurance and Pensions Commission (IPEC) says it introduced a mandatory certificate of proficiency qualification for trustees of retirement funds to curb widespread mismanagement of the investments.
Posted On 13 Sep 2017

Buyanga extends business to gold, precious metals

BH24 Reporter THE African Medallion Group (AMG) has extended the scope of its business activities to include gold purchasing and precious metal beneficiation.
Posted On 13 Sep 2017

ZSE market cap inches towards $9bn

BH24 Reporter BULLS continued on a rampage on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange as the market capitalization inched towards the $9 billion mark, spurred by increased demand.
Posted On 12 Sep 2017

Macadamias to Marigolds Spark Hope for Zimbabwe Farm Reboot

HARARE-Walking through rows of macadamia trees on her farm in eastern Zimbabwe, Shalet Mutasa proudly displays a set of soil-quality results showing the fields’ conditions are improving.
Posted On 12 Sep 2017

Parly to grill insurers over accidents cover

Africa Moyo BH24 Reporter THE Insurance Council of Zimbabwe (ICZ) – which is the representative body of the short-term insurance industry – is set to be grilled by the Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Transport and Infrastructure Development over confusion pertaining to...
Posted On 12 Sep 2017