Friday, January 18, 2019
Chipo Sabeta The Safeguard Zimbabwe Open Squash championships start today and end on Sunday in Bulawayo with over 100 players expected to participate. Dubbed the country’s premier squash competition, more than six African countries are expected to attend the event to be held at the Suburbs Recreation Club. Safeguard are the prime...
Chipo Sabeta It will be a mountain to climb for the Sables this weekend when they clash with tournament favourites Namibia in the Rugby African Gold Cup qualifiers at Hartsfield Rugby Stadium in Bulawayo. Zimbabwe have failed to win three of their Gold Cup fixtures so far following a home draw...
The latest “How Africa Tweets 2018” report by Portland, an international strategic communications agency, has revealed that during elections in African countries, over 50 percent of those tweeting about them are from outside the country where elections are taking place. The report, which is in its 4th edition, analysed thousands...
Gertrude Mawire Zimbabwe is a member of several trade bodies across the world like the World Trade Organisation (WTO), Southern African Development Community (SADC), Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) and Interim Economic Partnership Agreement (iEPA) with the European Union. She has also formalised some bilateral trade relations with...
Kudzanai Sharara Zimbabwe Stock Exchange listed entity Seed Co, has been nominated as one of the African seed producing companies that is best positioned to support smallholder farmers and the sustainable development goals (SDGs). According to a new study by Access to Seeds Index, Seed Co is one of the 22...
Kudzai Mubaiwa The past few weeks have been rather tense and filled with uncertainty in Zimbabwe due to the harmonised elections and as the process winds down, no one can clearly tell the polls outcome’s impact on the ordinary small business person. As the results of the harmonized elections are coming...
By Jeffrey Gogo It wasn’t what Golix was hoping for. Or what many expected, really. The expanding Zimbabwean digital currency exchange reported recently that its $32 million token sale was under-subscribed by 35 percent — but that still outperformed analysts’ predictions. Investors bought only 415,5 million of the 637,1 million Golix tokens...
Golden Sibanda Australia Stock Exchange (ASX) listed electronic vehicles battery lithium mining firm; Prospect Resources says the net present value (NPV) of its Zimbabwe lithium project has jumped 18 percent to $401 million on stronger global lithium carbonate prices. Prospect Resources and Hong Kong listed Sinomine Resources signed in November last...
Enacy Mapakame For a long time, there has been a misconception that holidaying at exclusive resorts is a preserve for the few elite class while for the rest, a holiday entails travelling to rural areas. The culture of saving and planning for a holiday with friends and family is still...
Hilda Muchamiri A family business is classified and registered under private limited companies. It is usually run by family members with the founder being the visionary.  Over the last few years, a handful of successful family businesses have been noted with the majority being buried with the founder. Observers say few business...