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, October 20 (The Source) – Zimbabwe should speed up economic reforms in order to make the country more attractive to foreign investors, the European Union (EU) has said.
HARARE, September 13 (The Source) – Zimbabwe’s National Biotechnology Authority (NBA) on Wednesday opened the country’s first laboratory to test imports for Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs). The southern African nation has maintained a ban on GMOs citing health concerns. Officially opening the laboratory, Higher and… Read More
HARARE, November 16 (The Source) – The European Union on Wednesday said it had allocated an additional $8,4 million to shore up Zimbabwe’s food security in response to a ‘deteriorating situation’ in the country. Zimbabwe is suffering from an El Nino induced drought which has… Read More
HARARE, October 14 (The Source) – The European Union Head of Delegation Philippe Van Damme says Zimbabwe needs to address policy inconsistencies and eliminate corruption to unlock funding. “The reforms have to be done in the interests of the people of this country. Look into… Read More
HARARE, June 9 (The Source) – The European Union (EU) Head of Delegation to Zimbabwe Philippe Van Damme says the blochas established a EUR 7 million trade project for Zimbabwe to enhance the country’s economic competitiveness and intergration into regional andinternational trading systems. Speaking at… Read More
BULAWAYO, July 21 (The Source) –The European Union (EU) has called on companies in Zimbabwe to take advantage of the duty and quota-free access to its market under the interim Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) to establish a market in the bloc. Zimbabwe signed an interim… Read More
MUTARE , April 8 (The Source) – Over 110 households are set to benefit from Himalaya, a 100kW micro hydro power plant commissioned in Marange District which could point the way towards energy self reliance for Zimbabwe. The sustainable energy project was launched on Wednesday… Read More
By Bernard Mpofu, HARARE, April 1 (The Source) – A team of officials from the European Investment Bank is expected to visit Zimbabwe this month amid hopes the bank could extend credit facilities to the local financial services sector for on-lending to industry, sources close… Read More
HARARE, February 16 (The Source) – The European Union (EU) has given Zimbabwe $270 million in development assistance after lifting a 12 year embargo on the provision of direct financial support to the southern African state’s government, the bloc said on Monday. The funds will… Read More
HARARE, January 28, (The Source) – The European Union on Wednesday pledged over $110 million to support the Zimbabwe’s agriculture industry under a five year fund as the bloc resumes direct aid to the southern African country. The EU lifted its 12-year suspension of direct… Read More
BULAWAYO, December 12 (The Source) – Industry minister Mike Bimha says the lifting of sanctions by the European Union has broadened the scope for local industry to do business with the bloc and access to foreign investment. The EU lifted its 12-year suspension of direct… Read More
HARARE, October 30 (The Source) – The European Union has lifted its 12-year suspension of direct financial aid to the government of Zimbabwe, imposed after allegations of rights abuses by President Robert Mugabe’s administration, an EU official announced on Thursday. Officials said this is a… Read More
HARARE, September 18 (The Source) – The European Union’s General Court on Thursday rejected claims for damages brought by former junior minister, Aguy Georgias, who was claiming six million euros against the bloc after he was thrown out of the United Kingdom in 2007. At… Read More
VICTORIA FALLS, July 24 (The Source) – Sugar producers have signed a $30 million loan facility with BancABC to finance small-scale sugarcane farmers in the Lowveld at concessionary rates, an official has said. Zimbabwe Sugar Association (ZSA) chairman Muchadeyi Masunda told The Source on Wednesday… Read More