‘Research critical for healthcare sector’

BH24 Reporter — HARARE – The University of Zimbabwe (UZ) will this week host the 25th edition of the Annual Medical Research Day to explore ways to strengthen the country’s health delivery system and offer solutions to some of the challenges facing the healthcare sector....
Posted On 18 Oct 2017

Where art thou POS machines?

HARARE – Local banks are failing to supply companies and small enterprises with point-of-sale (POS) machines with indications that the financial institutions have not received POS stock from the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe.
Posted On 17 Oct 2017

How marketers use algorithms to (try to) read your mind

By Jason Pallant — Have you ever you looked for a product online and then been recommended the exact thing you need to complement it? Or have you been thinking about a particular purchase, only to receive an email with that product on sale?
Posted On 17 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

Movement on National Energy Master-plan, Alaska Karoi Transmission Reinforcement Project

HARARE – Work on the development of the national energy master-plan, and the Alaska Karoi Transmission Reinforcement Project is expected to commence soon .
Posted On 06 Oct 2017

Here’s why South Africa’s online shoppers keep coming back for more

By Mercy Mpinganjira — Online shopping is becoming ubiquitous in many parts of the world. The internet today enables retailers to open online and serve customers at any time of the day without the need for them to visit a physical store.
Posted On 05 Oct 2017

Uptake of solar energy in Zimbabwe set to rise

Tawanda Musarurwa — HARARE – For a country that is blessed with plentiful sunlight and at the same time blighted with constrained electricity supply, Zimbabwe’s utilisation of renewable energy – solar energy in particular – is still quite limited.
Posted On 27 Sep 2017

Energy Ministry calls for inter-ministry support

BH24 Reporters — HARARE – The Ministry of Energy and Power Development says ministries must collaborate with it to ensure security of energy supply in the country is guaranteed.
Posted On 01 Sep 2017

Govt to provide 111 online services

HARARE - Government will beginning of September start providing 111 online services under the ZIMCONNECT platform as part of the initiatives to address the Ease of Doing Business Constraints.
Posted On 31 Aug 2017

NAM Science Indaba re-ignites GMOs debates

HARARE - The second Non-Aligned Movement Science and Technology Technical Meeting, which ended recently sparked a fresh wave of public interest in a longstanding controversial debate on genetically modified organisms (GMOs).
Posted On 30 Aug 2017