Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Sydney Kawadza, Senior Writer Horrendous figures coming out of Zimbabwe indicate the loss of about 330 000 hectares of forests annually due to a variety of activities including agriculture, domestic use and veld fires, leading to major tobacco companies such as Tian Ze Tobacco Company pushing for the protection of...
Enacy Mapakame Zimbabwe is endowed with great natural resources. But it is also a country full of myths and legends about those natural resources. People often talk about Nyanga Mountain mysteries and occurred disappearances, the mystical pool at Chinhoyi Caves, the sacred Nharira Hills, Nyanyadzi Hotsprings, the mermaid mysteries at...
Prince Sunduzani Bulawayo. — Demolition of old infrastructure is underway at Egodini terminus in Bulawayo as work on the $60 million mall construction project takes shape. South African engineering firm, Terracotta Private Limited, is implementing the mega project after council handed over the site to it last month. Commuter omnibus operators and...
Hebert Zharare Despite statutory levies as high as 71 percent on major petroleum products, the country's energy regulator contends fuel prices in Zimbabwe are consistent with the architecture of the domestic market. Government levies 42,1 cents per litre for petrol and 62,2 cents for diesel with the Zimbabwe Energy Regulation...
Aurra Kawanzaruwa The World Travel and Tourism Council forecast in their 2017 Economic Impact of Travel and Tourism in Zimbabwe report, that the direct contribution of the sector to the country’s GDP is to rise by 3,0 percent pa, from 2017-2027, to USD0,7 billion, 4,0 percent of total GDP in...
Tawanda Musarurwa In view of recent increases in public borrowing, which raise questions about the sustainability of public debt, there is need for Government to come up with comprehensive, reliable and up-to-date public debt databases to produce statistics for debt policy formulation. And the Government has made strides in this...
Chipo Sabeta According to Forbes Magazine, squash is the healthiest sport mainly because it is one of the few sports, which provides a full body workout. From the arms, wrists, feet and even mental agility, can burn the calories and strengthen heart muscles thereby reducing the risks of a heart...
Jeffrey Gogo A 24-year-old Seke woman has impersonated Styx24.com chief executive Tatenda Mabungu, and allegedly cheated a number of people looking to buy into crypto-currencies of a few thousands of dollars, the Business Weekly can reveal. Police spokesman chief superintendent Paul Nyathi said they had not received reports Erica Chikomo had...
Chipo Sabeta The first impressions matter when you go to any interview. This is why effort is made to dress to the nines.Of course, what really matters in an interview are your skills and experience plus the nature of the questions being asked, and one’s ability to tackle them. But in...

Health fund rakes in $22 million HARARE - The health fund levy, which is a $0, 05 tax on every dollar of mobile phone airtime and data used, has  accumulated to $22 million since it was introduced in February last  year, a Cabinet Minister has said. The levy is meant to...