Editor’s Memo: Priced to death! Medical care skyrockets
Prices of medical drugs and health care continue to increase at an astronomical rate. This has pushed basic medical care beyond the reach of most ordinary Zimbabweans.
By Faith Zaba May. 26, 2023
Zimdollar collapse a harbinger of worse things to come
On the parallel market, the Zimbabwe dollar depreciated almost similarly by 33% to $4 000, against the greenback, in the same timeframe.
By Newsday May. 26, 2023
Great Zimbabwe US$475K restoration, preservation kitty commissioned
This represents the US embassy’s largest singular investment towards cultural heritage preservation in Zimbabwe.
By Emma Nhancumba May. 24, 2023
US President touts US$300m loan facility to Africa Data Centres
The statement reads: “Under PGII (the Partnership for Global Infrastructure and Investment), the USG (US Government) will work to construct data centres throughout Africa.
By The Zimbabwe Independent May. 23, 2023
GetBucks net loss widens by 193,26%
The micro-lender advised its shareholders that it was in the process of negotiating transactions as part of its capital raising initiative.
By Tatira Zwinoira May. 22, 2023
Zim schools must move with the times
Government statistics show that the number of primary schools are 6 798. In addition, the country has 2 980 secondary schools.
By Jacob Mutisi May. 19, 2023
Ceteris Paribus: ZSE best performing bourse in Africa: A myth?
The ZSE recorded the highest stock market annual returns in the world in 2020 and 2021 respectively, due to more money supply that came as a result of more government expenditure.
By Tinashe Duma May. 12, 2023
Nurses bemoan ‘slave wages‘
Using the black market rate of about US$1: $2 700, this means the nurses may be earning less than US$20.
By Harriet Chikandiwa May. 12, 2023
Relevance of World Bank, IMF to Sub-Saharan Africa
This development institution is headquartered in Shanghai and was launched by the collective of, Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa, in 2014, and began operations in 2016.
By Kevin Tutani May. 5, 2023
Parliament passes a Bill that seeks to punish 'unpatriotic' citizens