43pc of Sunway City taken up

Kudakwashe Mhundwa and Michael Tome — HARARE - About 43 percent of the Sunway City`s high technology industrial space has to date been taken up by various local and international enterprises, Sunway City (Pvt) Ltd chief executive officer Fungisai Mupazviriho has said
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

New EcoCash facility allows cash-in from any bank

By Enacy Mapakame — HARARE –  Econet Wireless’ mobile money platform, EcoCash has launched a ‘Swipe into EcoCash’ service that enables customers whose banks have not integrated with EcoCash to be able to swipe their monies from their bank account into their EcoCash...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

Zim parastatals in $270 million loss

HARARE – Zimbabwean state enterprises and  parastatals recorded a $270 million loss in 2016, presenting more strain  on the overburdened government purse, chief secretary to the President  and Cabinet Dr Misheck Sibanda said on Wednesday.
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

SMEs urged to exploit regional markets

HARARE – Small-to-Medium Enterprises (SMEs) should take advantage of regional markets like Botswana for supply of horticulture products, Standards Association of Zimbabwe (SAZ) director general Dr Eve Gadzikwa has said.Botswana relies on imports from South Africa. Dr Gadzikwa...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

Zim financial services sector opens 1, 5m low cost accounts

Mapakame NYANGA – Local financial services have facilitated opening of 1, 56 million low cost accounts as at June 30, 2017 since launch of the financial inclusion strategy. The financial inclusion strategy seeks to increase the number of Zimbabweans with access to formal...
Posted On 25 Oct 2017

Cairns Foods eyes regional markets

Mapakame HARARE – Cairns Foods says it is eyeing the regional export market by year 2019 and 2020 as it seeks to boost its revenue streams and foreign currency earnings.
Posted On 20 Oct 2017

Zim launches migration governance project

HARARE - The Zimbabwe government on  Thursday launched the Promoting Migration Governance in Zimbabwe (PMGZ)  project aimed at supporting development of improved migration policies  and frameworks, among other things.
Posted On 20 Oct 2017

Getbucks’ mortgage program gets positive uptake

HARARE – Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed Getbucks Microfinance Bank says it is has extended mortgage loans to the tune of around $600 000 as at mid-year.
Posted On 20 Oct 2017

Fuel levies might be reviewed – New finance minister

HARARE – Finance and Economic Development  Minister, Dr Ignatious Chombo said on Wednesday government might, in the  forthcoming 2018 national budget, review fuel taxes which make the  commodity more expensive than elsewhere in the region.
Posted On 19 Oct 2017

ZIMRA Q3 collections up 19pc, beats targets

HARARE – The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) collected gross revenue to the tune of $1, 03 billion, which was 19 percent above set target for the period.
Posted On 19 Oct 2017