Wednesday, May 23, 2018
Taurai Togarepi Reserve Bank governor Dr John Mangudya in his Monetary Policy presentation highlighted that “the growth in the use of plastic money, away from cash transactions, was phenomenal in 2017 to the extent that more than 96 percent of the $97,5 billion from the transactions processed in the entire...
By Jakkie Cilliers South Africa’s 2018 State of the Nation address by the president of South Africa has been postponed. This unprecedented step makes it clear that the country is seeing the final days of Jacob Zuma as president although it may take a day or a week or two before...
Bitcoin surged Thursday, recovering from a sharp sell-off to briefly top $12,000. The volatile digital currency hit a high of $12,045.09, up 30,9 percent from a low of $9,199.59 a day ago on CoinDesk. CoinDesk’s bitcoin price index tracks prices from Bitstamp, Coinbase, itBit and Bitfinex. Bitcoin traded about 27...
Brexit is the story that rolling news was invented for. Whether the latest word from Brussels, the chaos that was Monday’s pantomime rush to secure a deal on the Irish border, or the DUP variously playing the role of either hero or villain depending on your viewpoint, it fills...
HARARE - Service provision by most local  institutions in Zimbabwe is still archaic and needs to improve if the  country is sincere that it is open for business, Speaker of the National  Assembly Jacob Mudenda said on Tuesday. Zimbabwe has experienced a massive decline in foreign direct investment  over the past...
Tinashe Makichi --- Asa Resource Group Plc has received a separate conditional offer from a publicly listed company to acquire the company’s 100 percent shareholding in ASA Headco Ltd, which owns all of the company's material assets. The joint administrators for the company believe that shareholders will get significantly more from...
Richard Mawarire Zimbabweans this week, woke up to a new dispensation, which relieved the independence moment of April 18, 1980. I was only seven when Zimbabwe attained its independence from colonial rule but this week I relieved that moment; only because it was a moment of hope. It marked the...
Today’s small business can reach anyone, anywhere as long as it is online. In the digital age, marketing strategy must without a doubt include a digital strategy never mind the nature of one’s enterprise. Digital marketing is very broad and it can be overwhelming when one considers all the...
Aurra Kawanzaruwa Ernest Hemingway put it like this: “Wine is one of the most civilised things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any...
Albert Norumedzo The Zimbabwean economy is expected to grow by 3.7 percent. This trend is attributable to an agriculture sector that is expected to grow by 21.6 percent due to good rainfall and effective Presidential and Command Agriculture input programs. The mining sector is also expected to rebound on the strength...