Global pressure is rising against coal, but some small-cap miners are still looking to Zimbabwe, where the country needs to exploit billions of tonnes of coal reserves to end a damaging power crisis.
Zimbabwe is facing a severe drought. United Nations World Food Programme, in a recent report, said the extended drought is the worst the country has seen in 40 years.  These pictures, taken on January...
Striking junior doctors at Zimbabwe's state hospitals will end a four-month strike after accepting an offer from Econet founder Strive Masiyiwa’s foundation to pay them a monthly allowance equivalent to almost US$300 for six months, their union...
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe’s monetary policy committee (MPC) has left its main bank rate steady, saying monthly inflation was within “close range” of its year-end targets. However, the MPC says it will...
Caledonia Mining Corporation has finally secured regulatory approval to increase its shareholding in Blanket gold mine to 64%, the company announced on Tuesday. The Jersey-registered miner, which acquired the Zimbabwean mine in 2006, owned...
By MacDonald Dzirutwe In a backyard in Zimbabwe’s capital, a 50-year-old mother of two is using hydroponics to grow vegetables for some of Harare’s top restaurants, defying drought and an economic crisis that...
Zimbabwe is facing worse power cuts after the Hwange Power Station was flooded on Saturday.  In times like these, the smaller thermal stations would be expected to pick up the demand. But none of...
Zimbabwe’s annual gold output fell 16.8% to 27.6 tonnes in 2019, coming off its record highs in 2018, as producers battled with power cuts and a currency crisis. The country had a record...
The Government has gazetted the Constitution Amendment Bill, which proposes a total of 27 amendments to the Constitution. Among other changes, these amendments would allow the President to appoint at least two more Ministers from outside Parliament,...
Caledonia Mining Corporation has reported record quarterly gold output from its Blanket Mine after production jumped 24% in the last quarter of 2019 and helped the miner beat annual targets. Better power supply...
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