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Friday, October 18, 2019

Zimbabwe’s rice consumption up 300pct, grain millers say

HARARE,– Demand for rice has increased by 300 percent from 50,000 tonnes per year in 2007 to 200,000 tonnes per year in 2016 as...

PSG run riot and maul Barcelona

epa05793615 Paris Saint Germain's Angel Di Maria (R) celebrates after scoring the 1-0 lead during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first...

Liquid Telecom acquires SA’s Neotel

The new branding takes Neotel from its traditional orange to Liquid’s blue and magenta branding Oliver Kazunga, Senior Business ReporterPAN-African telecommunications group, Liquid Telecom, has...

$294m Kariba contract signed

Razel-BEC International Development vice president Mr Eric Thouvenel (left), Zambian Secretary to The Treasury Mr Fredson Yamba and head of delegation of the European...

UNDP to fund SMEs

Men harvest timber at Gwampa Valley Forest in Nkayi District on Monday. Timber harvesting is one of the main economic activities in the district....

Zambia, Zimbabwe pick French firm to rehabilitate Kariba Dam’s wall

KARIBA – Zambia and Zimbabwe will give French engineering firm Razel-Bec the task of making safe the Kariba Dam, whose wall is swelling, raising...

Unlocking financial business through African youth

Africa has a 12% saving-account penetration rate for youth —the least in the world. There are a myriad of challenges to child and youth...

fastjet Zimbabwe flies over 125 000 passengers

Low-cost carrier, fastjet Zimbabwe has flown more than 125 000 passengers since it began flights 15 months ago, with a number of them first...

Fastjet suspends Vic Falls-Johannesburg flights, seeks lighter aircraft to contain costs

HARARE,– Fastjet Zimbabwe has pulled out of the Victoria Falls-Johannesburg route citing high operational costs. The airline is now exploring the possibility of replacing the...

‘RBZ wrapping up CAPS Holdings deal’

HARARE – The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) is in final negotiations with shareholders of the country’s largest pharmaceutical group, CAPS Holdings (CAPS), amid...
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