Tag: Zimbabwe

‘Increased power cuts to affect economic growth’

‘Increased power cuts to affect economic growth’

ZAMBEZI River Authority (ZRA)’s intention to allocate reduced water supply to Zimbabwe due to declining water-levels in Kariba Dam will significantly affect the country’s future economic growth prospects, economic analysts have warned. Zimbabwe’s economy is predicted to grow by 2,7 percent next year by the International Monetary Fund up from 1,5 […]

Mumbengegwi, Chinese envoy in bilateral talks

Mumbengegwi, Chinese envoy in bilateral talks

FOREIGN Affairs Minister Simbarashe Mumbengegwi yesterday met visiting Chinese Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister Mr Zhang Ming to discuss various ways of enhancing relations between Harare and Beijing. Mr Zhang is leading a five-member delegation that is in Zimbabwe for a three-day visit. Speaking after the meeting, Mr Zhang said he hoped […]

Zim Seeks Debt Deal With International Creditors

Zim Seeks Debt Deal With International Creditors

ZIMBABWE hopes to reach an agreement by June next year with international creditors over its debt repayment obligations as it moves to unlock funding, the Financial Gazette’s Companies & Market has established. The development comes after government last month restructured foreign debts owed to three multilateral institutions — the International […]

Opinion: In Zimbabwe, We Don’t Cry for Lions

Opinion: In Zimbabwe, We Don’t Cry for Lions

MY mind was absorbed by the biochemistry of gene editing when the text messages and Facebook posts distracted me. So sorry about Cecil. Did Cecil live near your place in Zimbabwe? Cecil who? I wondered. When I turned on the news and discovered that the messages were about a lion […]