Civil servants will go on strike unless government raises salaries to the equivalent of US$475 for the lowest paid worker, union leaders said on Tuesday. Zimbabwean workers’ incomes have been eroded by resurgent inflation,...
Zimbabwe owes US$196 million to the world’s airlines in unremitted ticket sales, and the International Air Transport Association (IATA) has warned President Emmerson Mnangagwa that the debt could force operators to reduce flights into the country.  
Public sector workers have rejected a government offer of ZWL$180 million in added pay for the July-December period as inadequate in the face of soaring inflation, a union official said. Zimbabweans are angry as...
Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube reckons he’s done with his “shock therapy” of the Zimbabwean economy, saying he believes he’s made progress towards mending the fiscal deficit and the exchange market. However, he is keeping a...
By MacDonald Dzirutwe HONDE VALLEY - David Muganyura smells the coffee cherries on the slopes of his plot and breaks into a smile, as he chats to workers who are harvesting a crop he expects to...
Zimbabwe’s central bank has reassured gold companies and people receiving money transfers that they will still be able to receive foreign currency in their bank accounts after a ban takes effect in shops. On Monday, Zimbabwe...
Few things fill a Zimbabwean with fear and dread more than the word "Zimdollar". So, it was no surprise when news that Zimbabwe had declared the RTGS the sole local currency, one more step in the country’s...
By Engineer Jacob Mutisi According to Zimstat, Zimbabwe had 93 714 university students as at August 2017, but only 25 952 polytechnic students. Harare, Zimbabwe’s capital city, has six universities but only one polytechnic.
Zimbabwe’s trade deficit narrowed significantly in the first three months of 2019, following a 6% increase in exports as well as the imposition of measures to throttle imports. Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube, who is...
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has just released a report on Zimbabwe. In the report, the IMF acknowledges the commitment by President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s government to stabilise Zimbabwe’s economy. The Fund...
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