Africa’s race against the machines

By Brahima Coulibaly , Washington D.C. – By some estimates, automation threatens over half of all jobs in OECD countries. And now that the employment challenge is coming into focus, the scramble for solutions has begun. For example, Bill Gates has called for a tax… Read More

Troubled Air Zimbabwe barred from Europe

HARARE, May 16 (The Source) – Air Zimbabwe has been added to a list of airlines barred from entering Europe after failing to address safety deficiencies picked up during European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) operator audits, the European Commission announced on Tuesday. The European Commission’s… Read More

April inflation edges up to 0.48 pct

HARARE, May 15 (The Source)- Zimbabwe’s year on year inflation rate for the month of April gained 0.27 percentage points to 0.48 percent,  the statistics agency reported on Monday.     Month on month the inflation rate was up 0.02 percentage points on the March 2017… Read More