Wholesalers put curbs on informal sector orders

Economist Tony Hawkins said: “Retailers are now allowed to buy direct from industry and manufacturers are allowed to sell to hotels subject to tax compliance.
By Blessed Ndlovu Jan. 14, 2024

Zim’s upper-middle-income vision off the rails: Economist

The country needs to be investing about US$5 billion in infrastructure every year, but has been investing only US$900 million.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Dec. 14, 2023

Economists warn of inflation shocks from the 2024 national budget

Chitambara urged the government to stick to the prescribed budget and ensure fiscal and monetary discipline to avoid further increasing the budget through supplementary budget.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Nov. 30, 2023

Market rejects ZWL$50 notes...as currency loses value

Economist Prosper Chitambara said the rejection of the ZWL$50 note might push government to release higher denomination notes, a move that would increase the money supply.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Oct. 3, 2023

Women’s groups fret over drop in female MPs

Labour, Economists and African Democrats (Lead) president, Linda Masarira, said the political environment was hostile against women.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Aug. 31, 2023

Linda Masarira application thrown out with costs

Masarira took ZEC to court after failing to raise the US$20 000 fee required to enter the presidential race.
By Boitumelo Makhurane Jul. 27, 2023

Masarira court hearing set for today

Masarira is the leader of the Labour, Economists and African Democrats (LEAD) party.
By Tafadzwa Kachiko Jun. 30, 2023

Number of female politicians set to drop

“The 2023 elections will have the lowest number of female candidates running for office, particularly, because of the astronomical candidate nomination fees that were pegged by Zec.
By Evans Mathanda Jun. 21, 2023

Lead Chairperson quits

She also reiterated that she was at peace with the party's leader Linda Masarisa.
By Evans Mathanda Feb. 2, 2023