Friday, December 14, 2018
Munashe Matambo Want to know one fact that is more certain than us being mortal beings? Every man wants to turn the woman of his dreams into the girl of his “man cave” as much as any woman wants to turn the man of her dreams into the man of...
Tawanda Musarurwa Although the drink is generally drunk fairly soon after being drawn from the tree when it is still sweet and relatively non-alcoholic the locals like it when it makes them stagger. Popularly-known merely as a border post into South Africa, Beitbridge doesn’t really strike one as a tremendous travel...
Melbourne. — Melbourne scientists have discovered a new way to find a crucial stem cell in the lining of a woman’s womb. The world-first finding will drive desperately needed research into endometriosis, a common health condition in which cells that line the uterus are found in other parts of the...
Pizza Hut opening soon as US company eyes Africa expansion Chipo Sabeta Us-based pizza and fast-food chain Pizza Hut is expected to open a new restaurant at Ster-Kinekor Sam Levy’s Village in Harare in a franchise deal owned by Silicoade Capital. Pizza Hut has over 16 000 locations worldwide in 100 countries...
The year 2017 proved to be a remarkable and successful year for the National Gallery of Zimbabwe. It had a variant of interesting and engaging shows from the beginning of the year, at the same time NGZ was celebrating its 60th birthday. A number of exhibitions highlighted the year and...
Kudzai Goremusandu Africa’s huge growth in trade and its diversification of partners over the past two decades has not helped in expanding its export basket. Africa’s goods trade with the rest of the world shot up $852 billion in 2015 from $197 billion in 1995. This quantum rise reflects an expansion...
Kudzanai Sharara In 2016, Government embarked on a Command Agriculture Programme whereby 400 000 hectares of land was specifically targeted for maize production. The then Cabinet took a decision which saw farmers close to water bodies being given inputs and farming machinery to support them in growing maize, which is the...
Africa Moyo Businesspeople are calling for legislation that outlaws the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) from raiding their accounts for foreign currency, which happened in the last years of hyperinflation. Some industrialists, who are concerned by the behaviour of the RBZ in the past, are considering raising the issue during...
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...