Wednesday, June 20, 2018
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...
From the Blu-Ray Disc to the world’s first touch-screen computer, CES has served as the proving ground for innovators and breakthrough technologies for 50 years — the global stage where next-generation innovations are introduced to the marketplace. From the 9th to the 12th of January 2018, the tech world, business...
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...
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...
Aurra Kawanzaruwa Ernest Hemingway put it like this: “Wine is one of the most civilised things in the world and one of the most natural things of the world that has been brought to the greatest perfection, and it offers a greater range for enjoyment and appreciation than, possibly, any...
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...
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...
Bitcoin’s meteoric rise is attracting a ton of attention. Is it ready for the mainstream? It may not matter whether bitcoin’s a bubble. The staggering energy costs associated with “mining” the digital currency could prove to be its downfall. Even as bitcoin flirts with $8,000, the price required for mining to...
JOHANNESBURG - “If you had asked me five years ago if we would be where we are now with digital financial services, I couldn’t have imagined it,” said Ann Miles, director of financial inclusion at Mastercard Foundation. “Banks have to get comfortable with the fact that they are good at...
Prosper Ndlovu Bulawayo Bureau The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has dispatched a team of experts to interrogate the use of Bitcoins and other crypto-currencies as central banks across the globe grapple with the legitimacy puzzle and growing appetite for the digital currencies. The aggregate value of all crypto-currencies hit a record...