Govt blocks Harare’s US$ billing

Council recently gave notice that it would be charging its services in foreign currency with effect from July 1, 2023, as part of measures to preserve value for money and hedge against inflation.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Jul. 3, 2023

Govt hires consultancy to craft disaster strategy

“The validation workshop on the diagnosis report of the DRF strategy comes at an opportune time when we have just finalised engaging the consulting firm to develop the DRF strategy,” he said.
By Business Reporter Jun. 5, 2023

Industry frets over suspension of import duty

Government last week suspended import duty and import VAT on maize meal, rice, milk, flour, salt, cooking oil, petroleum jelly, toothpaste, bath soap and washing powder
By Priveledge Gumbodete May. 15, 2023

Teachers thumb nose at govt

Teachers have also been given an additional US$80 monthly teaching allowance
By Mpumelelo Moyo and Sizalokuhle Ncube Mar. 22, 2023

Civil servants get 100% salary increase

Finance ministry permanent secretary George Guvamatanga said Covid-19 allowances have also been increased from US$200 to $250
By Sizalokuhle Ncube Mar. 21, 2023

‘Govt cancelled payments after inflated prices tip-off’

The Parliament tender was for the supply of 173 laptops that were deemed overpriced by the Finance ministry at US$9 200 each.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Feb. 14, 2023

Treasury owes ‘ID blitz’ staff millions of dollars

The amount, sources told this publication, was higher than US$60 for workers deployed in far-flung areas such as Binga in Matabeleland North.
By Tinashe Kairiza Jan. 20, 2023

Govt wields the axe on more suppliers

This follows the blacklisting of suppliers by the government towards the end of last year, who were charging outrageous prices.
By Tinashe Makichi Jan. 6, 2023

Govt withdraws Xmas goodies for bigwigs

“Gone are the days when we would reward ourselves with a hamper. This year no government department is receiving any hampers.
By Problem Masau Dec. 7, 2022