HARARE, February 2 (The Source) – Britain has welcomed Zimbabwe’s decision to issue 99-year leases to white farmers, which ended Harare’s over a decade long policy of racial discrimination in agriculture, saying it was an ‘important signal to international investors.’
HARARE, February 2 (The Source) – The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says its relationship with Zimbabwe is evolving in a positive way but notes that a ‘concerted international effort’ will be required to revive and reintegrate the southern African country’s struggling economy
HARARE, January 29 (The Source) – In Davos, President Emmerson Mnangagwa broke the ice, in more ways than one.
HARARE, January 23 (The Source) – The European Union (EU) says it stands ready to review its policies towards Zimbabwe to support the new administration in implementing political and economic reforms that could revive the country’s economy.
HARARE, January 9 (The Source) – President Emmerson Mnangagwa is expected to undertake a state visit to China, Zimbabwe’s biggest current lender,early this year “to cement economic ties between the two countries,” an official said on Tuesday.
HARARE, November 30 (The Source) – Britain could extend financial support to Zimbabwe to help stabilize its economy and clear its debts with international lenders but such support will be linked to ‘democratic progress, foreign secretary Boris Johnson has said.
HARARE, November 29 (The Source) – China’s President Xi Jinping is willing to work together with Zimbabwe’s new leader, Emmerson Mnangagwa, an envoy said on Wednesday, giving hope to the possible revival of ‘mega deals’ signed between the two countries two years ago.
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HARARE, November 1 (The Source) – Chinese telecoms giant ZTE says it intends to expand its footprint in Zimbabwe’s information technology and communication (ICT) sector with plans to invest in 4G and 5G technology.
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HARARE, September 25 (The Source) – Old Mutual is trading three times higher on the Zimbabwe Stock Exchange compared to its primary listing on London Stock exchange (LSE), indicating that local assets are overvalued as punters seek to maximise value in Zimbabwe’s currency chaos.
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.
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HARARE, June 12 (The Source) – Tourist arrivals in Zimbabwe shot up six percent to 479,718 in the first quarter of 2017 compared to the same period last year buoyed by a five percent increase in visitors from mainland Africa, the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority has… Read More
HARARE, July 6 (The Source) – The United States of America has lifted its ban on hunting trophies from Zimbabwe, allowing the country to resume exports later this year, the environment minister said on Thursday.