By Mthuli Ncube, Finance Minister A former US Secretary of the Treasury once noted that, “the budget is not just a collection of numbers, but an expression of our values and aspirations.”
After Thomas Gumede’s father died in April, the Zimbabwean bus driver could not afford an expensive funeral. So, he applied for a burial plot through the local municipality. He never expected he would end up burying...
Econet Wireless and global crop nutrition firm Yara International ASA, have launched “Generation Africa”, an initiative to develop young African agrifoods entrepreneurs. Generation Africa plans to reach thousands of young people through its...
Metallon Corporation, the country’s biggest gold producer, is to sue the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe for what it says is US$132 million worth of lost profits due to central bank’s alleged failure to pay for gold.
By Felix Njini A plan to build Zimbabwe’s biggest platinum mine at a cost of about US$4 billion is floundering because a military stake in the project has deterred potential backers, according to...
An auction at Robert Mugabe's farm reveals the decay of one of his prized properties. A day ahead of a big auction at Mugabe's Gushungo Dairy Farm, in the Mazowe valley, auctioneers were spraying...
KASANE, BOTSWANA - For locals, elephants are destructive giants that destroy crops and kill people. But for visiting tourists and animal lovers, elephants are cuddly attractions that should be allowed to roam free.   
By Godfrey Marawanyika and Brian Latham On March 15, the earth shook so violently in Ngangu that people thought an earthquake had struck. It turned out to be thousands of tons of rock plowing...
Zimbabwe will register negative economic growth of -5.2% this year, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has forecast. This would be the first time that Zimbabwe suffers a GDP contraction since 2008, when the...
Banks have urged Zimbabwe's central bank to raise interest rates and lift a two-year old 12% cap, which remained in place despite a partial floating of the exchange rate in February. Reserve Bank...
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