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Sakunda to increase agric funding

LOCAL fuel dealer, Sakunda Energy, says it is targeting to increase its funding for maize production under the Command Agriculture scheme to cover at least three million hectares next season.

NetOne acting chairperson Peter Chingoka

NetOne registers marginal revenue growth

STATE-OWNED telecommunications giant, NetOne last year registered a marginal revenue growth of 1% in 2016, earning $115 million compared to $114 million the previous year.


Transparency requirements when procuring PPPs

Modern procurement practices allow procuring entities to engage the market in an effort to develop specifications when procuring new technologies. The extent of the engagement of the market in conventional procurement involves trade fairS and exhibitions and, to some extent, consultative meetings with prospective suppliers.

Farmers at the start of the tobacco marketing season at Boka Tobacco Auction Floor in Harare yesterday

Tobacco prices decline

Average tobacco prices are this year lower than last year, latest figures from Tobacco Industry Marketing Board (TIMB) show.


Family basket down by 1,3%

THE Consumer Council of Zimbabwe (CCZ) says the family basket decreased by $1,38 to $577,77 in May due to a number of promotions by retailers, which saw a reduction in the prices of many basic commodities.


Addressing data quality issues in credit referencing frameworks

An individual with a strong credit reference score built on good credit behaviour can be a more valuable customer to a lender than someone who has vast tangible assets but also has a bad credit record. It is this principle that makes the introduction of the central credit registry by the central bank such an […]

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