Crucial to know impact of crime on economy

Understanding such figures reveals how committed the South African government and its development partners are when it comes to matters of resolving criminal activities.
By Kevin Tutani Apr. 5, 2024

Africa’s debt burden crippling education and stifling growth

There is need to invest more in education: This includes teacher training and offering competitive salaries to attract and retain qualified educators. 
By Augustine Gwata Mar. 29, 2024

Reflections on the debt crisis in Zim

The acquisition of these weapons was intended to support the apparatus of repression. It was employed to subdue the nationalist liberation movement.
By Artwell Dzobo Mar. 28, 2024

Zim economic output to remain ‘resilient’

Gold output increased by 25% in January this year, compared to January last year. The output, however, decreased by 22% in February.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 22, 2024

Let’s answer this wake-up call

This week, platinum giant Zimplats initiated a voluntary layoff exercise for all employees to keep the company afloat in the low-price metal market.
By The Zimbabwe Independent Mar. 22, 2024

Piggy’s Trading & Investing Tips: How life insurance can transform an economy

It is of paramount importance to put in place policies that assist in accelerating the development of life insurance markets.
By Batanai Matsika Feb. 9, 2024

Editorial: Solution to economic crisis in govt’s hands

Policymakers must keep this in mind as they work towards cooling off the current challenges.
By The Zimbabwe Independent Feb. 2, 2024

Taking stock of 2023

The bulk of import bill was spent on petroleum oils and light motor vehicles, which combined amounted to US$1,65 billion.
By Rufaro Hozheri Jan. 5, 2024

Candid Comment: Zimstat figures: Reality of the economy will catch up

And this is the perfect euphemism for the current state of the economy.
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 21, 2023