Friday, January 18, 2019
Own Correspondent An exertion on curatorship was held for tertiary education students wherein the chief curator of the National Gallery of Zimbabwe, Raphael Chikukwa, offered insights on curatorial best practice to the group of students. Various issues ranging from the history of artistic practice in Zimbabwe, the region and the...
The future of the skies is being defined this week in Zurich, Switzerland, as the most progressive government and industry leaders dedicate themselves to advancing autonomous aviation, through community engagement, in the interest of society. The challenges facing drones and personal aerial transport are many, and well-defined solutions that propel...
Govt mulls construction of new, iconic modern bridge Tawanda Musarurwa The Victoria Falls Bridge is a significant trade gateway that economically links Africa’s southern countries with their northern counterparts.The bridge is like a umbilical cord feeding life to economies north and south of the Zambezi River.  It is the only railway...
Laura Bottoms Resolution: A firm decision to do or not do something. Each New Year brings New Year’s Resolutions, but I encourage you to avoid jumping on the diet band wagon this year. The dieting culture promotes restriction, labels foods as good or bad, and often results in limited long...
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...
Isdore Guvamombe Since the coming in of the new political dispensation in Zimbabwe, tourism receipts have dramatically increased and statistics from the Victoria Falls alone, can confirm the assertion, captains of the tourism industry have concurred. Hotels in the Victoria Falls, it emerged, are now fully booked for September and October,...
The translocation of wild animals is becoming an increasingly important conservation strategy and is happening more and more frequently around the world. The Australian Wildlife Conservancy has translocated 20 species (13 of them threatened) to its reserves around Australia. Similarly, the Conservation Land Trust in Argentina has translocated a suite of...
South-African based Zimbabwean artist, Michele Mathison, is currently on show at the 2018 Edition of Frieze Sculpture, at Regent’s Park English Gardens, London. Frieze Sculpture is a precursor to the esteemed Frieze Masters Exhibition which is set to take place in October of this year. As such, Mathison has been...
BH24 Reporter BINDURA - The Meteorological Services Department will announce its agro-based weather forecast for the 2018/19 agricultural season by the beginning of next month, according to its head of public weather service Tich Zinyemba. He said the forecast was important to farmers for planning purposes in relation to rainfall patterns,...
Arts Correspondent Corporations have been associating themselves with the arts industry as they can achieve one or more of their corporate social responsibility objectives by investing in the arts. Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) is an initiative by an organisation used to take responsibility of the company’s effects on environmental and social...