Tag: Economic Downturn

Work for free to save jobs, says Mudenda

Work for free to save jobs, says Mudenda

SPEAKER of Parliament Advocate Jacob Mudenda called on workers to work overtime and expect not to be paid extra remuneration. Mudenda said this would steer productivity and ensure companies remain afloat than for them to retrench workers because of low production. He was speaking on Friday at the Institute of […]

Cash Crisis: Mugabe at his weakest ever?

Cash Crisis: Mugabe at his weakest ever?

Cash Crisis: Mugabe at his weakest ever? ECONOMIC crises are not unique to Zimbabwe, and the international community has plenty of practice in dealing with them. Usually, some combination of the World Bank, International Monetary Fund (IMF) and western donor governments steps in to provide the necessary loans and financial […]

Zim likely to miss development goals

Zim likely to miss development goals

Zim likely to miss development goals: A TOP United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) official has warned that Zimbabwe is likely to miss its sustainable development goals (SDGs) if the economy does not improve. UNDP national economist Ethel Bangwayo told students at Chinhoyi University of Technology (CUT) last week that Zimbabwe should […]

Missed National targets haunting Zimbabwe

Missed National targets haunting Zimbabwe

As the nation commemorates the country’s 36th independence anniversary, perhaps the most preoccupying issue on the minds of many ordinary Zimbabweans is how their beloved motherland has regressed from being the bread basket of the sub region, to a basket case in which many are finding it difficult to put […]