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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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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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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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Zimbabwe's 2018 new Monetary Policy Highlights for Investors

Zimbabwe’s 2018 new Monetary Policy Highlights for Investors

Zimbabwe is on the move to strengthening the multi-currency system for value preservation and price stability. The Statement comes at a time when the economy is expanding on account of high consumer demand, increased business confidence within the national economy and positive expectations following the peaceful completion of the electoral process and the subsequent formation […]

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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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Zimbabwe graced by India investment delegates

Zimbabwe graced by India investment delegates

INDIA has expressed readiness to do business with Zimbabwe and its corporates yesterday pledged to invest and partner local companies in different sectors of the economy. A 20-member business delegation from India is in Bulawayo attending the on-going Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) annual congress and international investment forum, taking advantage of the drive by […]

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US ready to work with Zimbabwe

US ready to work with Zimbabwe

The United States of America is committed to working with Zimbabwe on developing a robust and vibrant Parliament and solving problems currently affecting the country’s economic and political well-being, US Ambassador Mr Brian Nichols has said. Speaking during a one-on-one discussion organised by a local online organisation, Mr Nichols said Zimbabwe has enormous potential and […]

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Funding now available for climate projects

Funding now available for climate projects

Zimbabwean banks have lined up funding for climate projects in a big way. Much of the money is earmarked for projects that curb carbon emissions through renewable energy use in homes, universities, farming and businesses. A total of $220 million has been mobilised – or is at the point of being raised — by the […]

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