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Improve on accountability, government urged

By Panashe Chikonyora The Poverty Reduction Forum Trust (PRFT) urged government to improve on accountability, transparency and balance as ways of refining the monetary policy, which it says is necessary in further reducing the rate of inflation in the country….

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The other side of Covid 19 the master pandemic of the era as the drive force of the new international trade and worlds diplomacy?

Covid 19 has been seen as an evil one of the most devastating pandemics of all time claiming lives as well as disturbing economies and also the normal functioning of societies around the world. However, this misery brought about changes…

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Are the new investment policies under the new dispensation enough to lure the mystical investor?

Investor optimism following the 2017 fall of former President Robert Mugabe has dissipated as the new dispensation has been slow to follow through on its promises to reform and improve the business environment. The economy has suffered hyperinflation and contracted…

Analysis Economy Opinion

The 1 trillion dollar 2022 National Budget:

  By Dr Tapiwa G. Mashakada, PhD There can be no doubt, that the 2022 budget is juxtaposed against so many odds which include but are not limited to price and Exchange rate stability, new COVID-19 variant shocks and possible…

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Nightmare for Epworth as residents endure endless power blackout

Living in Epworth, a peri-urban marginalized community has proven to be difficult for many who have to struggle to eke a living during the day and return to the dark and silent homes in the evening. As if the shortage…

Community Focus Economy News

Charcoal contraband intercepted

GOKWE -The Forestry Commission has intercepted a contraband of charcoal at Copper Queen, Gokwe North. The charcoal was destined for sell in Harare. Illegal production of charcoal mostly from Mopani trees in the Copper Queen and Mashame, Gumunyu areas is…

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Report of Webinar Held by Media Centre on Community Reporting Review Roundtable Meeting held on 30 September 2021.

This is a report produced on behalf of the Media Centre for the above meeting which had the support from FOJO Media Institute, IMS and the Government of Sweden. The meeting started with Mr. William Ponela of Zoneful Energy signposting…

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Report on the need for increased energy generation: Media told

The Media in Zimbabwe has been urged to increase its reportage on electricity generation and distribution as this constitutes an important aspect that can accelerate the production and provision of energy in the country. All the speakers at the webinar…

Edith Chibhamu challenges Mnangagwa to pay fees for all the informal service affected during the lockdown

Dubai based business woman and aspiring president for Zimbabwe Democratic and Economic Freedom Party (ZDEFP), Edith Chibhamu has challenged Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa to do the right thing and assist parents in the informal service with their children’s school fees….

‘All That Glitters is Not Gold – Turmoil in Zimbabwe’s Mining Sector’

What’s new? Zimbabwe has seen a surge of attacks by gangs associated with the burgeoning artisanal mining sector, taking hundreds of miners’ lives. The police operation to counter this violence led to the arrest of thousands, including perpetrators of violence,…