Economy

China to place Zim on investment ‘priority list’

China to place Zim on investment ‘priority list’

ZIMBABWE’S economic fortunes are set to change dramatically once it is admitted into an exclusive group of countries being targeted by China for investment. International Co-operation Centre-National Development Reform Commission of China director-general Dr Cao Wenlian told a China-Zimbabwe Business Forum yesterday that China was looking at admitting Zimbabwe into the […]

‘Zim should be registering higher economic growth’

‘Zim should be registering higher economic growth’

ZIMBABWE should register annual growth rates of between 7 percent and 8 percent over the next ten years to make up for the two decades of lost economic growth and lift the country above its regional counterparts. Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa believes the progress registered by Zimbabwe’s regional […]

UN gives Zim $1,6bn in development aid

UN gives Zim $1,6bn in development aid

THE United Nations (UN) is contributing more than $1 billion in humanitarian aid to Zimbabwe over the next five years, making it one of the largest donors. The $1,6 billion, under the Zimbabwe UN Development Assistance Framework (Zundaf) 2016-2020, will help provide food and nutrition, security, gender equality, HIV and Aids […]