Thursday, October 18, 2018
Globalisation, together with Australia’s isolation and size, means that business owners have never travelled more. Last year, Australian businesses spent $1,7 billion on business travel and that doesn’t even factor in the stress and potential costs to the health of those travellers. Author of A life less stressed: The five...
Tawanda Musarurwa Zimbabwe has been ranked 99th in the Global Innovation Index (GII) 2018, an improvement from position 121 last year. The Global Innovation Index (GII) ranking is published annually by Cornell University, INSEAD and the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) and GII Knowledge Partners. In respect of the latest rankings Zimbabwe...
Kudzanai Sharara Zimbabwe came 16 places lower at 121 out of 200 countries in the worldwide broadband speed league 2018, new data from M-Lab, a research partnership between Google, Princeton, and groups like the Open Technology Institute has shown. The country had an average speed of 2.86 mbps according to the...
Own Correspondent Zimbabwe has been a participant of the Venice Biennale since 2013 as a way of promoting Zimbabwean art and its artists. The event, which takes place biennially has been presenting itself as a great market place for African countries such as Zimbabwe, to seize the opportunity to compete with...
Dr Roseline Karambakuwa Prioritising the development of Small to Medium Enterprises (SME) exports can help to improve Zimbabwe’s trade competitiveness and enable the Southern African country to reduce its trade deficit while achieving economic growth. In Zimbabwe there are a number of institutions supporting SME exports such as Zimtrade. It is...
Chipo Sabeta Preparations are at an advanced stage for a true festive feast of polo at Bushman Rock Safaris which is hosting the third annual Carrick Ambassadors Cup. Bushman Rock Safaris managing director  Jonathan Passapotis says they have upped their game to educate locals and expand interest in a sport regarded...
Chipo Sabeta and Daphne Machiri HIGHLY acclaimed Zimbabwean FIFA football agent and intermediary Ellen Chiwenga says she is ready to help Zimbabwe unlock the huge economic opportunities that are abound in the football industry. Chiwenga, who has vast experience at international level, said football is not only a community-building sport but...
Arts Correspondent Art patronage has existed for the past centuries where kings and noble man would support artists, painters and sculptors. It plays a huge part of the history of art. Art patronage was usually done as a way of enhancing the elite’s social status and prestige. Fast forward to...
Chipo Sabeta Newly-signed Khama Billiat can afford to allow himself a big smile when he picks up his first pay packet at Kaizer Chiefs. The Zimbabwean international reportedly turned down the opportunity to further his career with Zamaleck of Egypt and other European teams preferring a dance with the Soweto giants. Questions...
Rapper Akon is building a new futuristic 'Crypto city,' in Senegal, which will trade exclusively in his own digital cash currency called AKoin. The US-born singer, who is of Senegalese descent, says his futuristic city will be built on a 2,000-acre land gifted to him by the President of Senegal,...