Thursday, August 16, 2018
There is an obsession in those monitoring Government, local government and private sector accounts with the percentage of costs allocated to staff, with a demand that this percentage be kept to some arbitrary limit so that there is money left over for “service delivery”. Yet those gripped by this obsession...
We are about to start a new year, and if we want to look forward rather than back we need to ensure we build on what we know to be the right foundations and move along the road we know is the right road. The new Government that took office...
There are high expectations of economic improvement in Zimbabwe, and while everyone needs to continually remind President Mnangagwa and his new team to be announced soon that this is their number one priority, we also have to think about exactly what sort of economic improvement we wish to push...
There has been a fair amount of good economic news recently as Zimbabwean businesses start looking at their business fundamentals. First imports are continuing to fall and the gap between what we export and what we import is continuing to narrow. There are consumers who feel hard done by,...