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December 4, 2018 6:20 AM Zim earns $770m from tobacco sales

Zimbabwe has earned over $770 million from 159,4 million kilogrammes of tobacco that have so far been exported to different countries around the world, latest data from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) show. The golden leaf has been exported at an average price of $4,84 a kg. TIMB indicated that during the same time last year, the country 28

March 25, 2018 12:13 PM Zim could earn $200m/yr if it adopts Rand, claims Minister

Zim could earn $200m/yr if it adopts Rand, claims Minister VICTORIA FALLS: Finance deputy minister Terrence Mukupe has said Zimbabwe is losing a potential $200 million per annum which it can earn if it joins the Common Monetary Union and adopt the South African rand. Zimbabwe adopted a multi-currency system in 2009 but the US dollar resultantly overrode 143

March 20, 2018 3:11 PM Active mobile subscriptions increase to 14 million

The total number of active mobile subscription increased by 2,1 percent to 14 092 104 million for the year to December 31, 2017 from 13 799 648 million recorded during the previous quarter, according the Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe’s (Potraz) fourth quarter report. The increase was attributed to a number of individuals 19

February 19, 2018 2:27 PM Council to demolish old buildings in Harare

Harare City Council will soon demolish old dilapidated buildings, as it moves to upgrade and modernise the city to international standards. In an interview last week, the city’s town planner, Gloria Gwatsvaira, highlighted that Local Development Plan 22 (LDP 22) will also ease congestion in the city through organising the informal sector. LDP 22 is a statutory 44

November 14, 2017 4:33 AM EcoCash signs up more banks

Econet Wireless Zimbabwe’s mobile money service, EcoCash, has integrated with MBCA Bank Limited, bringing the number of banks directly integrated with the mobile financial transacting system to 11. A company spokesperson confirmed the integration, saying the development was set to offer EcoCash and MBCA customers more convenience, choice and flexibility 41

November 11, 2017 4:23 AM AU to adopt Africa factbook

LOCAL publishing company Book of African Records has been put on the agenda of the meeting of African ministers of information at the African Union (AU) scheduled for November 21 to 24 in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The publisher said in a statement yesterday that, according to the draft resolution distributed by the African Union Commission, the ministers 46

October 20, 2017 6:29 AM Zanu-PF youths give extra-ordinary congress proposal the thumbs up

The Youth League resolutions come following similar pronouncements made in all the party’s 10 provinces last week. The Extraordinary Congress is slated for December and comes before the regular congress due in 2019. Addressing the media at an extraordinary national executive meeting of the Youth League executive in the capital yesterday, the secretary 45

October 19, 2017 10:34 PM New feather in President’s cap . . . appointed WHO goodwill ambassador

President Mugabe is welcomed by his Uruguayan counterpart President Tabaré Vázquez, while Foreign Affairs Minister Dr Walter Mzembi looks on in Montevideo, Uruguay, yesterday. — (Picture by Presidential Photographer Joseph Nyadzayo) “We are also honoured today to be joined by His Excellency President Mugabe of Zimbabwe, a country that has placed universal 105

October 11, 2017 1:05 PM Reliance JioPhone Vs Airtel Karbonn A40 Indian: Spec and tariff comparison

Airtel is taking on the Reliance JioPhone with the Karbonn A40 Indian supporting 4G LTE and an effectively discounted price. Here is a quick look at how the two phones compare in terms of specifications, features and tariffs. The major attraction here is the support for 4G LTE and all the three bands used in India. Both JioPhone and Karbonn A40 Indian 85

October 11, 2017 12:34 AM Zim urged to embrace local content policy

Speaking during a pre-budget dialogue hosted by The Chronicle in Bulawayo yesterday, Dr Mugano said the local content policy was a sustainable option to arresting the influx of imports in line with World Trade Organisation (WTO) accepted standards. The local content policy is expected to replace Statutory Instrument 64 of 2016, which removed several 61