SMEs data capturing platform launched

This comes as the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce estimates the informal sector to be valued at US$42 billion.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Apr. 10, 2024

Ndhlukula launches entrepreneurial book

The executive said she penned the business book to highlight her journey of self-discovery and personal growth.
By Business Reporter Feb. 13, 2024

US$2,5m AfDB loan shot in the arm for struggling IPPs

Kariba has been affected by declining water levels due to prolonged droughts and climate change.
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 15, 2023

Blackouts: Another rough ride on the way

Unless serious work begins to address the power crisis, even ambitious targets set under Vision 2030 are in grave danger.
By Theindependent1 Dec. 15, 2023

Power cuts costing Zim US$1,2bn: WB

The Bretton Woods institution said generation expansion efforts would comprise gas power plants and hydropower, in addition to more solar.
By Tatira Zwinoira and Problem Masau Dec. 14, 2023

‘Local production processes are energy inefficient’

In its November 2023 newsletter, the Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce (ZNCC) revealed that Cedic and the ZERA undertook industry studies on energy efficiency.
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 13, 2023

Businesses demand dedicated load-shedding schedules

Some companies were not relying on generators because the cost of using them eats into the revenue, Kamungeremu said.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Dec. 11, 2023

Zim’s informal sector valued at US$42 billion

Within the same sector, the central bank has estimated that about US$2,5 billion is circulating in that industry owing to the fact that most businesses are on a cash basis.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Dec. 10, 2023

Southern Cotton targets cotton production boom

Zimbabwe is among the major cotton producers in Africa and has been exporting very good quality cotton lint to the world.
By Tinashe Makichi Dec. 4, 2023