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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...

The grass vs the people: Chiredzi villagers ordered off their land to make way...

It is the classic age-old battle of local communities versus a large agribusiness. A thousand families in Chilonga, one of the country's poorest areas, are about to...
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Zimplats to expand concentrator capacity to support US$290m platinum mine project

Impala Platinum is to expand processing capacity at Zimplats in order to support increased ouput from its US$290 million investment at Zimbabwe’s largest platinum mine.

Zim gets US$5m EU grant for Chirundu border upgrade

The European Union has made 4.1 million euros (nearly US$5 million) available to Zimbabwe for the upgrade of the Chirundu border post with Zambia.

MPs, Govt have debated allowing private COVID-19 vaccine imports. Here’s what they said

Government is in talks with private companies and medical aid providers to import COVID19 vaccines, but procurement would only be done on their behalf by Government and...

Masiyiwa’s Liquid Telecom raises US$840m in bond sale for Africa expansion, debt refinancing

Liquid Telecom, a unit of Strive Masiyiwa’s Econet Global, has raised US$840 million in a bond sale to refinance debt and fund its African expansion.
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Amplats warns Zimbabwe on forex retention, ‘regulatory uncertainty’

Zimbabwe’s decision to compel exporters to surrender more of their foreign currency earnings may leave miners unable to fund operations, according to Anglo American Platinum (Amplats), one...