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August 17, 2018 4:58 AM Shops run out of soft drinks…Delta sweats over raw material imports

Delta Beverages has urged its customers to be patient following a shortage of soft drinks and maheu products on the local market. In a written response to questions from Business Chronicle yesterday, Delta Corporate Affairs executive Mrs Patricia Murambinda acknowledged the shortage of soft drinks and maheu brands across the country due to foreign currency 4

July 26, 2018 4:24 PM Production of day-old chicks remains low

Zimbabwe is still feeling the effects of the Avian Bird flu — months after it ravaged the poultry industry — as local production of hatching eggs has remained depressed. According to a June update from the Livestock and Meat Advisory Council (LMAC), between January and March 2018, laying breeder stocks declined from 298 000 birds to 268 000 birds as spent 18

March 29, 2018 7:50 AM $200m Hwange power expansion begins

THE Zimbabwe Power Coompany (ZPC) will draw down $199 million from a China Export-Import Bank loan in April to begin building additional units at the Hwange Thermal Power Station, acting Managing Director Joshua Chirikutsi said. Upon completion, the $1.5 billion units 7 & 8 will add 600 megawatts to the existing 920-megawatt plant, Zimbabwe’s biggest 290

March 19, 2018 5:00 PM Zimbabwe stolen funds amnesty: Millions still to be returned

Zimbabwe’s President Emmerson Mnangagwa has released the names of hundreds of companies and individuals who failed to return $827m (£590m) illegally stashed abroad despite an amnesty. He said on Monday it had resulted in $591m being returned, less than half the funds believed to be held abroad. He has warned that those who fail to comply are at risk of prosecution 28

March 5, 2018 8:11 PM Listeriosis: Zim alert as 180 die in SA

ZIMBABWE will keep imports of processed meat from South Africa despite a devastating outbreak of a killer listeriosis outbreak in the neighbouring country. Four Sadc countries, Namibia, Botswana, Mozambique, Zambia and Malawi Monday banned the import of processed meats from South Africa in a bid to protect their citizens from the disease that has thus far claimed 61

March 5, 2018 1:29 PM Trump threatens European cars tax

PRESIDENT Donald Trump says the U.S. “will simply apply a TAX” on cars made in Europe if the European Union retaliates against the trade penalties he’s seeking on imports of steel and aluminum. The EU is promising retaliation against American exports if Trump follows through — as he says he will next week. Here’s what the president is saying on Twitter 43

March 3, 2018 12:47 PM Looters return $250m, says Mnangagwa

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has revealed that government recovered $250 million from about $1.3 billion looted and externalised from the country by individuals and organisations. He was giving an update on the three-month amnesty he issued in December for the return of the funds and assets, failing which government would take action. “Government is pleased 28

February 25, 2018 11:16 AM Unpacking the secondhand vehicle policy ban

At its height, the motor industry sold 20 000 units annually but due to the downturn of the economy and rise in secondhand vehicles, that number has been on a nosedive in the period 2000 to 2017. The motor industry policy — Zimbabwe Motor Industry Development Policy (ZMIDP) running from this year to 2030 — found that if properly supported, it has the potential 37

January 29, 2018 2:37 PM Zesa to install 30 000 prepaid meters

National power utility, Zesa Holdings (Zesa), says it plans to install 30 000 prepaid meters in the coming three months under the 100 days Rapid Results Initiative. Energy minister Simon Khaya Moyo said the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) is licensing private agencies who will sell prepayment meters to the public under the customer supplied 65

December 8, 2017 3:31 AM Individual fuel imports banned

Government has banned importation of fuel by individuals. In a notice issued by the Zimbabwe Energy regulatory Authority (Zera) yesterday, Government said it has repealed Statutory Instrument (S.I.) 171 of 2015 Control of Goods (Petroleum Products Prices) Amendment Number 5 that allowed members of the public to import up to 2 000 litres of fuel per month 46