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Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Statistics

Confirmed cases in Zimbabwe: Deaths in Zimbabwe: Map of worldwide Covid-19 Info below

No extra power until you pay US$80m arrears, neighbours tell Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe needs to raise US$80 million to clear arrears with its regional electricity suppliers before it can ramp up imports to ease a critical power shortage. 
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Power struggle: How corruption and poor planning left Zimbabwe in the dark

Zimbabwe’s power utility says the rolling power cuts the country is facing have been caused by low water levels at Kariba. This is true, but it is...

Holcim could sell Lafarge Zimbabwe as part of global asset sell-off, China’s Huaxin a...

Holcim could sell its Zimbabwe unit, Lafarge, as part of the world’s largest cement company continuing sell-off of assets globally. Lafarge Zimbabwe is one...

Just how much trade does Zimbabwe do with ‘all-weather friend’ China?

Just how much trade does Zimbabwe do with China? And how do we compare with other countries in the region? China’s customs administration has...

Zimbabwean James Manyika lands Google VP post, to lead tech giant’s sustainability push

Google has appointed Zimbabwean-American James Manyika, the head of McKinsey Global Institute, to be the company's first Senior VP of Technology and Society. The position...

Digging deeper: The contrasting fortunes of RioZim and Caledonia

Gold producer RioZim could join the Victoria Falls Stock Exchange (VFEX), where miners are attracted by tax breaks offered for listing on the USD-denominated market.
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The exchange rate gap is widening, but Mangudya says acting on it is ‘chasing...

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe Governor, John Mangudya, is reluctant to act to narrow a widening gap between the Zimbabwe dollar’s official and black market rates, saying that...

OBITUARY | Zexie Manatsa: From two stolen guitars, to an enduring legacy

By Ranga Mberi The music journey of Zexie Manatsa, the Zimbabwean icon who has died of cancer at age 78, starts with two...