Tag: Chinamasa

Mugabe old but has clear plan for Zim: Chinamasa

Mugabe old but has clear plan for Zim: Chinamasa

President Robert Mugabe will not leave power until he is satisfied that the country is on a firm footing towards a clear trajectory that will not be reversed even when he is gone, Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa has said. Chinamasa admitted in an interview on the BBC Hard Talk programme on […]

Chinamasa not wanted in Britain

Chinamasa not wanted in Britain

Chinamasa not wanted in Britain: Upon arrival in Britain, Chinamasa was greeted by hostility from the British government and from Zimbabwean demonstrators. Britains relationship with the Zimbabwean government has been frosty since their stand off in the early 2000s over the violent land reforms initiated by President Mugabe. President Mugabe’s continued […]

Chinamasa gives greenlight for salary cuts

Chinamasa gives greenlight for salary cuts

Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa says government and the private sector can cut salaries and wages to align their employment costs to the operating environment. Speaking at TelOne’s annual general meeting on Friday, Chinamasa commended the parastatal for aligning its costs to the prevailing economic environment. Last year, TelOne effected a […]

Indigenisation discord ruinous

Indigenisation discord ruinous

THE withdrawal of the indigenisation amendments this week, a fortnight after being gazetted by Finance minister Patrick Chinamasa, is the clearest sign yet of the confusion and discord within government. That the decision, a huge blow to investment, came after an ugly spat between Chinamasa and Indigenisation minister Patrick Zhuwao […]