The interplay between capital markets and economic growth

The growing importance of stock markets around the world has reinforced the belief that finance is a vital ingredient for economic growth.
By Munashe Paswavaviri Feb. 16, 2024

World Bank energy team headed for Zim

A government official said on Wednesday the team was expected to meet private sector players with interests in energy projects.
By Staff Reporter Feb. 9, 2024

Global efforts in curbing wildlife crime not enough

Additionally, it is crucial to adapt to emerging trends and ensure sustainable funding and political commitment in order to achieve lasting progress in the fight against wildlife crime.
By Tracy Mutowekuziva Feb. 2, 2024

Village Rhapsody: Period poverty: ditch the taboo, make pads free like condoms

Sanitary wear such as pads and tampons can be expensive and difficult to access in rural areas.
By Evans Mathanda Jan. 14, 2024

Economic Viewpoint: Navigating Zimbabwe’s stock markets in 2024

The electricity situation leaves a lot to be desired with erratic power cuts, despite the expansion of units in Hwange.
By Sylvester Mupanduki and Rufaro Hozheri Jan. 10, 2024

Recession fears spike as El Niño stalks Zim

In December, the World Bank said the country’s economic outlook was moderating.
By Julia Ndlela Jan. 5, 2024

Zim faces climate change, conflict crises

According to the report, widespread poverty in those countries makes the attainment of key global development goals much harder to achieve.
By Lorraine Muromo Dec. 30, 2023

Candid Comment: World Bank delivers bittersweet news

According to the World Bank, the Zimbabwe economy had its highest growth rates ever during that period of 12% in 2009, 2010 (22%)
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 15, 2023

Blackouts: Another rough ride on the way

Unless serious work begins to address the power crisis, even ambitious targets set under Vision 2030 are in grave danger.
By Theindependent1 Dec. 15, 2023