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Israeli investors eye Zim as investment destination

Israeli investors eye Zim as investment destination

Farirai Machivenyika – Senior Reporter Several Israeli companies are showing interest to come and invest in the country with the country’s ambassador to Zimbabwe, Ambassador Gershon Kedar urging Government to continue engagement with various stakeholders to improve the economic environment. Ambassador Kedar said this after paying a courtesy call on Vice-President Kembo Mohadi at his […]

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Manufacturers urged to invest more in research

Manufacturers urged to invest more in research

Industry and Commerce minister Nqobizitha Ndlovu has challenged Zimbabwe’s manufacturers to adopt new technology and scale up innovation through increased research and development investments in order to boost export competitiveness. BY MTHANDAZO NYONI “There is need for the productive sectors to devise strategies to improve on exports competitiveness. The global environment is constantly changing and […]

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French kiss for ED reforms with $570 000 grant

French kiss for ED reforms with $570 000 grant

The chief executive of the French government’s development agency, Mr Rémy Rioux, says Paris is enhancing ties with Harare, and President Emmerson Mnangagwa is welcome to send a delegation to his country to further deepen relations. Mr Rioux said this yesterday after meeting President Mnangagwa at the Zimbabwean Head of State and Government’s Munhumutapa Offices […]

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AFD to increase investments in Zim

AFD to increase investments in Zim

The French Development Agency (AFD) says they are increasing investments in Zimbabwe and strengthen the already existing relations between the two countries. The AFD is one of the first international development agencies to visit Harare after the elections expressing its interest to kick start huge developmental projects. AFD Chief Executive Officer Mr Remy Rioux paid […]

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Finance Minister launches Transitional Stabilization Programme (TSP)

Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mthuli Ncube on Friday launched Zimbabwe’s latest economic blueprint, titled Transitional Stabilisation Programme (TSP). The TSP will run between 2018 and 2020 to facilitate implementation of vision 2030. Among some the measures announced by the minister he said, Budget deficit will be reduced The Civil Service will be right-sized […]

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Govt to launch Industrial Development Policy

Govt to launch Industrial Development Policy

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa says government will soon launch two policy documents aimed at boosting exports. Addressing delegates at the ZIMTRADE Exporter’s Conference Thursday morning, Mnangagwa expressed confidence the two blueprints will promote trade in a country that has seen its imports outstrip exports over the years. “The new Industrial Development Policy, National trade and National […]

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Government to privatise 16 State enterprises

Government to privatise 16 State enterprises

HARARE – The government is undertaking a raft of State enterprise reforms under which 16 entities will be privatised, 13 parastatals merged while two others will be liquidated, State Enterprises Restructuring Agency (Sera) executive director Edgar Nyoni has said. Speaking at the 2018 Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries annual congress (CZI) held in Bulawayo last week, […]

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ED gives economy, re-engagement priority over politics

ED gives economy, re-engagement priority over politics

President Mnangagwa’s recent visit to New York broke from the past tradition of making the annual United Nations General Assembly all about politics, with Zimbabwe’s leader focusing more on the economy and re-engagement, a senior Government official has said. Zimbabwe’s Head of State and Government used the past week in New York to hold key […]

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Mohadi meets industry leaders

Mohadi meets industry leaders

ACTING President Kembo Mohadi will get full appreciation of issues besetting local industry when he meets industrial leaders during their annual congress underway in Bulawayo seeking to come up with interventions to rejuvenate one of the key sectors expected to drive economic recovery and growth in Zimbabwe. The Acting President, who is also expected to […]

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Batoka Gorge a boost for Zambia and Zimbabwe’s development

Batoka Gorge a boost for Zambia and Zimbabwe’s development

A technocrat based in Chikankata District in Southern Province says the planned construction s by the Zambian and Zimbabwean governments to commerce the construction of a Four (4) Billion United States Dollar Batoka Gorge Hydro Power station in Southern province will greatly benefit the two nations. Professor Clement Matente, says the joint Batoka Gorge Hydro […]

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