HARARE, September 5 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s tax agency on Tuesday said it surpassed its August revenue target of $267. 66 million by 15 percent due to automation and an anti-corruption drive.
By Stephen Chan, Before she landed herself in hot diplomatic water by allegedly attacking a South African model with a power cord, Zimbabwe’s notoriously ill-tempered first lady, Grace Mugabe, joined the clamour for her aged husband Robert to name a successor.
HARARE, September 5 (The Source) – Zimbabwe chicken breeders will this month begin importing hatching eggs from Europe as the country moves to avert shortage of poultry products sparked by the avian influenza outbreak, an industry official has said.
HARARE, September 4, (The Source) – The Zimbabwe Power Company (ZPC) has applied to set up three solar power plants in the country, in a move aimed at improving electricity supply.
BULAWAYO, August 21 (The Source) – The cost of poultry products is seen rising following the outbreak of avian influenza in Zimbabwe that has led to a drop in the availability of broiler chicks by nearly 500,000 per week, according to an industry report.
HARARE, August 18 (The Source) – Buildings materials maker Turnall Holdings on Friday said cash flow and production volumes are showing signs of recovery in the second half of the year after a ‘difficult’ first half period.
HARARE, August 17 (The Source) – Mortgage lender CABS says a total 200 houses under the Budiriro housing project have been purchased through the rent to buy scheme since it was introduced last year.
HARARE August 16 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s tobacco sales are down 7.3 percent to 185,6 million killogrammes after heavy rains affected output, figures from the industry regulator have shown.
By Graça Machel, JOHANNESBURG – Julius Nyerere, the founding president of Tanzania, once said that “unity” will not make Africa rich, but “it can make it difficult for Africa and the African peoples to be disregarded and humiliated.”
HARARE, August 14 (The Source) – Coal miner, Hwange Colliery Company (HCC) on Monday said it would resume underground mining operations during the last quarter of 2017 following delivery of new equipment at the weekend.
HARARE, August 12 (The Source) – The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange’s main industrial index advanced 1,7 percent to close the week at 210.61 points after several heavyweight counters recorded gains.
By Mohamed Yahya, ADDIS ABABA – Africa has the youngest population in the world, and it’s growing fast. By 2055, the continent’s youth population (aged 15-24), is expected to be more than double the 2015 total of 226 million. Yet the continent remains stubbornly inhospitable… Read More
HARARE, August 9 (The Source) – Zimbabwe government’s expansion of its bond note programme could lead to a notable increase in inflation and will dim prospects for any economic recovery in 2017, according to research firm, BMI.
HARARE, August 9 (The Source) – African Sun Limited overturned a half year 2016 loss position of $560,000 to a net profit of $190,000 in 2017 largely driven by the growth in revenue and cost management initiatives.
BULAWAYO, August 9 (The Source) — Zimbabwean abattoirs have successfully lobbied government to scrap a levy on raw skin and hide exports till the local leather industry has recovered, according to a confidential industry report.