Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Golden Sibanda Prospect Lithium Zimbabwe (PLZ) has commenced further exploration for lithium deposits over an area within the 200 kilometre radius of its Arcadia project near Harare to expand the stock of lithium reserves. The company, a subsidiary of Australia Stock Exchange (ASX)-listed Prospect Resources Plc, already has an off-take agreement...
Michael Tome A subsidiary of Econet — Cassava Smartech Zimbabwe — is set to launch a ride hailing service called “Vaya”, whereby passengers order a taxi and pay effortlessly through their smartphones. The product could be launched as early as next week as the company is finalising the product. The company...
Tawanda Musarurwa HARARE – The Contact Centre Association of Zimbabwe (CCAZ) is this month set to host the 7th annual edition of the Zimbabwe Customer Service Excellence Awards. Similar awards are hosted annually by CCAZ’s sister body, the Chartered Institute of Customer Management (CICM) in other countries namely Botswana, Namibia, Malawi,...
Africa Moyo HARARE – Mines and Mining Development Minister Winston Chitando has appointed a new seven member board for the Minerals Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe (MMCZ). The board will be chaired by Mr David Murangari. Other notable appointments include Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe chief executive officer Mr Isaac Kwesu and former...
Michael Magoronga MIDLANDS - Simbisa Brands, owners of popular fast foods outlet, Chicken are set to open a branch in Gokwe. Simbisa Brands Southern Region Operations Manager, Mr Xolisani Gama confirmed the development saying it has been necessitated by an overwhelming turnout of Gokwe customers to their Kwekwe branch. “There are a...
Michael Tome HARARE – The Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) has wanred unscrupulous licensed fuel service stations around the country that may be contributing to artificial shortages of petrol and diesel in the country. This comes in the wake of fuel queues and unusual buying patterns (hoarding) that has emerged from...
Enacy Mapakame HARARE - The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (POTRAZ) is considering expanding its ICT Innovation Drive as part of efforts to boost entrepreneurship in the sector and enhance its contribution to the economic agenda. The ICT Innovation Drive is a programme that promotes innovation in the sector through funding...
Martin Kadzere Zimbabwe’s largest beer maker, Delta Corporation, recorded 37 percent growth in revenue in six months to September this year driven by strong lager beer volumes. In a trading update on Wednesday, Delta that is 40 percent owned by Anheuser-Busch Inbev, said beer volumes grew by a record 54 percent...
Kudzanai Sharara Chief executive officer Samuel Matsekete is determined to use the re-branding of Barclays Bank Zimbabwe to First Capital Bank Limited (FCB) as a springboard to broaden its offering and provide meaningful solutions to its local and regional customers. While it was never said before, being part of a bigger...
Enacy Mapakame Retail and specialty distribution group, Axia is poised for further growth in the financial year 2019 on higher disposable income especially for civil servants. Market watchers contend rising inflation in the country will also provide room for increased prices in certain lines and run rate in top-line should outperform...