Baptism of fire for ZiG

Days after the currency was introduced, black market dealers who hold big sums of United States dollar stocks, pegged it at US$1:ZiG18 against the official rate of US$1:ZiG13,56.
By Freeman Makopa 4h ago
Exploring the vast terrain: Real estate investment in the African landscape
Exploring the vast terrain: Real estate investment in the African landscape
Enhancing transparency and fortifying data aggregation mechanisms assumes paramount importance in buttressing investor confidence and catalysing capital inflows into the real estate ambit.
By Bekithemba Mpofu Apr. 14, 2024
Youth move in to get slice of construction industry cake
Chihota gave thumbs up to the parent association, ZBCA, for coming up with such an initiative.
By Staff Reporter Apr. 14, 2024
US$5m project for SMEs in Chiredzi
Zimbabwe Chamber of SMEs secretary general Valencio Kurauone said the money came from their members, mainly, the youth, widows, men, and women of Chiredzi.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Apr. 14, 2024
InnBucks pours US$5 million into operations
InnBucks has determined the functional currency as the United States dollar.
By Tatira Zwinoira Apr. 14, 2024
Govt invests US$13m in early warning systems
Prosper Matondi, permanent secretary in the ministry of Environment, Climate and Wildlife, said the government had an array of radars that have been installed in about five locations.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 14, 2024
Best Forex Trading Apps in Tanzania - Findings
he surge of interest in forex trading within Tanzania has led to a proliferation of feature-rich mobile trading apps
By The Standard Apr. 13, 2024
New RBZ boss talks tough
Mushayavanhu also said the bank will continue to maintain a tight monetary policy stance to ensure sustainability of the monetary anchor to control excessive money printing
By Mthandazo Nyoni and Tafadzwa Mhlanga Apr. 7, 2024
Internet providers bemoan high taxation
Ncube said the operators feel that there are too many taxes being applied, adding for every dollar earned, US$0,35 went towards taxes.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 7, 2024
Private sector against third party insurance takeover
Bhoroma further stated that the regulator, Insurance and Pensions Commission, will now have a situation where the government is the lawmaker through Parliament.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 7, 2024
AfDB helps Zim mobilises revenue
AFDB chief economist and vice president for economic governance and knowledge management Kevin Urama said the best way to address debt was to grow the economy.
By Melody Chikono Apr. 7, 2024
Trend analysis for entrepreneurial equilibrium
As aforementioned, there is always a need to strike a balance between market demand and supply by our entrepreneurs.
By Dr Farai Chigora Apr. 7, 2024
Navigating Zim’s new monetary frontier: A profound analysis and real estate implications
However, the viability of ZiG hinges crucially on its embracement by both populace and enterprises.
By Bekithemba Mpofu Apr. 7, 2024
Security firm gets ISO certification
The company, which was founded in 1987 has continued to demonstrate professionalism and commitment to excellence.
By Takemore Mazuruse Apr. 7, 2024
Minister commends women empowerment efforts
Mutsvangwa welcomed the progressive partnership, which started last year and urged stronger ties between the two partners towards wholesome women emancipation.
By Own Correspondent Apr. 7, 2024
Experts call for global cooperation on Batoka project
However, as southern Africa has been experiencing diminishing water levels and rising temperatures over the years, the viability of the BGHPS project is under threat.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Mar. 31, 2024
Acceleration of African Continental Free Trade Area implementation
The AfCFTA targets a market of 1.2 billion people representing US$2.5 trillion in cumulative GDP.
By Ronald Zvendiya Mar. 31, 2024
Local firms slam Zimra’s new tax system
Company executives told Standardbusiness that the new system was complicated and slowed down business.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Mar. 31, 2024
Top honours for construction industry female entrepreneur
The company has rolled out various projects that have been well-received by their clients.
By Takemore Mazuruse Mar. 31, 2024
Mangudya speaks on RBZ early exit
Commenting on how he felt at the end of his 10-year tenure, Mangudya said that he was excited for what came next.
By Tatira Zwinoira and Tafadzwa Mhlanga Mar. 31, 2024
Entrepreneurial marketing value chain considerations
That is when the entrepreneur will be working with distribution activities for the products to reach targeted customers.
By Farai Chigora Mar. 31, 2024
Farmers slam tobacco buyers over ‘price fix’
Since the start of the marketing season, the top price for premium tobacco has been constant at US$4,99 per kg, while the contract price has been hovering around US$6 per kg.
By Blessed Ndlovu and Melody Chikono Mar. 24, 2024
National Foods jittery over currency changes
The group experienced a volume increase of 3,4% to 285 000 tonnes owing to the increase in stockfeeds and flour divisions volumes.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Mar. 24, 2024
CTC okays Metro Peech, Heartgroove deal
Heartgroove, through Gain, and Metro Peech are private companies involved in wholesaling and distribution of fast-moving consumer goods (FMCG) in Zimbabwe.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 24, 2024
Invictus confirms more gas, oil discovery
Condensate gas ratios are estimated between 10-25 barrels per million standard cubic foot of gas across the Mukuyu-2 samples. 
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 24, 2024
Beyond brand consistency in entrepreneurial digital marketing
Given that we will be able to give the customer a maximum satisfaction in this first phase our brand will then become part of his or her living.  
By Farai Chigora Mar. 17, 2024
Vela, BDO Zimbabwe tiff rages on
The former Nssa chairman also said Icaz did not conduct a complete disciplinary enquiry as claimed by BDO.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 17, 2024
Auditing mishaps dent BDO’s credibility
But another complaint by First Mutual Holdings Ltd (FMHL) has raised fresh questions about the accounting firm’s integrity.
By Everson Mushava Mar. 17, 2024