Govt negotiating 100% trade in AfCFTA

Government signed the agreement establishing AfCFTA in 2018 and subsequently ratified it in 2019.
By Priveledge Gumbodete Oct. 30, 2023

Interview: ‘It’s time to scale up SMEs’

No government grows the economy; the economy is grown by industrialists and those that are in commerce and business.
By Freeman Makopa Oct. 27, 2023

Lip service will not help us

We are afraid to say, lip service is getting us nowhere. Government needs to immediately act and bring back sanity to our retail sector.
By Newsday Oct. 27, 2023

Tuckshops eat into Zimra revenues

On Monday, Industry and Commerce minister Sithembiso Nyoni accused informal retailers of creating a shadow economy and not paying taxes.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Oct. 26, 2023

Tuckshops running shadow economy: Nyoni

Informal traders have often been accused of fuelling the black market. Currently the US$1 is trading against $5,668 on the official market but is at $7500 on the black market.
By Donald Nyandoro and Ropafadzo Makosi Oct. 24, 2023

Stakeholders brainstorm over Bulawayo industry revival

Industry and Commerce minister Sithembiso Nyoni underscored the need for Bulawayo residents to work together in restoring the city’s glory by reopening factories.
By Nizbert Moyo Oct. 2, 2023

Global markets reject govt loan guarantees

Zimbabwe’s debt has spiralled from US$600 million in 1980, following protracted defaults.
By Shame Makoshori Sep. 22, 2023

Industries reject Zimdollar ‘return’

Upheavals on the currency front have given impetus to industries’ view that exclusive trade in the Zimbabwe dollar must not begin as planned in 2025.
By Shame Makoshori Sep. 22, 2023

Nkayi faces serious water crisis

Zanu PF Nkayi North legislator, Sithembiso Nyoni, said they have made several attempts to sink boreholes but without success.
By Silas Nkala Jul. 30, 2023