Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Mamvura’s Market Minute Which company would market operators say is the most volatile on the ZSE? Here we are talking boom-bust and not perennial loss maker such as Ariston. Certainly over what he has read over the past few decades, Bindura Nickel Corporation has been bust and recapitalised more than three...
Taurai Chinyamakobvu describes himself as "an innovation expert and enthusiast . . . with keen interest in blockchain, Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies." The widely known public image of him comes from his work as a marketer and public relations practioner in the Zimbabwean financial sector. Now, Chinyamakobvu is among a handful...
A competitive economy is a going concern for laggards Chris Chenga An uncertain and depressed environment is a threat to a business’ going concern, but so is a fiercely competitive economy. We have not experienced the latter for a number of years now, thus, much of the business sector in Zimbabwe...
Nixon Shingi Chekenya Industrial hemp is one of the most important fibre crops in the world. It has been cultivated much longer than any other fibre crop. There seems to be a never-ending list of benefits of the crop with products ranging from clothing and textile, to fibre and food stuffs....
Martin Tarusenga The information that high ranking officials in the Ministry of Finance (MoF) persistently hindered pensioners from securing their rightful benefits in various ways brings permanent secretaries, as administrative heads of ministries, in the spot light of macroeconomic performance. The Herald article “Thumbs up to lean Government — Now for...
Taurai Mangudhla Some have referred to it as the New Political Dispensation while others preferred to call it the New Economic Order. Whatever you decide, it’s no debate that the change in leadership at the highest office in the land has ushered in new hope that has been waning among citizens...
Prosper Ndlovu Bulawayo Bureau --- The anti-corruption stance under the new political dispensation has sent shivers down the spine of illegal dealers whose intoxicating influence has led to market distortions in the country’s economy. Economic experts say speculators have been cashing in on the country’s economic crisis to manipulate the...
Robert Gonye --- “We must be innovative” has become a mantra for the business community. However, few really know what it is and how to go about it. This has become paramount not only for survival but for profitability. In fact if you are to be around in the future...
Today marks the first week of President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s rule. While the events which culminated in the resignation of former president Mugabe were not what anyone could have imagined, it got the support and blessings of many Zimbabweans, who for long had suffered silently (repression) as the country took...
--- Modern investment is actually towards labour replacement Chris Chenga --- It is very rare to hear any prospective investor inquire on the job creation potential of an investment proposition; stocks, mutual funds, a new factory, or any other portfolio. It is only out of courtesy for such investors to hope...