Category: Business

Investor appetite pleases Zim

Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) Governor, Dr John Mangudya says appetite for investment in the country has improved in the past few months from the time a delegation visited Wall Street in April this year. In an interview with the ZBC News in New York, USA where the Governor and the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Professor Mthuli Ncube are accompanying President Emmerson Mnangagwa on his mission to woo investors and to attend the UN General Assembly, Dr Mangudya said some world renowned fund managers of Wall Street, the home if capital, are warming up to Zimbabwe’s invitation....

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Zim remains optimistic of growing investor interest

Zimbabwe continues to strengthen its open business drive with revelations that the country is seized with an influx of negotiations from a number of foreign investors interested to commit their funds into a number of projects. On the back of a growing interest by a number of foreign investors to commit their funds into the country the central bank is mooting dangling incentives for the investors as government moves to buttress its position on opening up its economy to investment. Central bank governor Dr John Mangudya sold this position to the international community during an international interview with Bloomberg...

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US business delegation set for Harare

A business delegation from the United States is set for Harare from the 10th to the 20th of next month to explore prospects for cooperation in realising Zimbabwe’s vision of at middle income economy by 2030. Years after the guns of the liberation war in Zimbabwe fell thousands of human, livestock and wildlife continue to be lost through landmines planted by the Smith regime to stop movement of people, hence the need to ensure the silent killers are removed to allow the people to get their lives back to normal again and utilise their land for food security and...

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Companies implored to plough back into communities

Chief Mapanzure has called on companies to plough back into the communities from which they operate. The chief said this at the second edition of the Midlands – Masvingo Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) awards held in Zvishavane. The companies from the Midlands and Masvingo provinces were honoured for their CSR programmes. Officiating at the second edition of the provincial awards, Chief Mapanzure, a firm believer in environmental conservation, said the awards are significant as they come against the backdrop of corporates pledging their commitment to empowering local communities. “The CSR awards entail organisations to embrace moral and social responsibilities,”...

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Zim ready for new era of relations: ED

President Emmerson Mnangagwa says Zimbabwe stands ready to enter a new era of relations with the United States of America and pursue economic cooperation and further re-ignite mutually beneficial trade and economic cooperation between the two countries and their people. Addressing a Zimbabwe Investment Forum in New York yesterday afternoon, President Mnangagwa said the onus is on the private sectors of the two countries to complement government efforts following the invitation and various efforts that are being made to create an environment that is attractive to business. The Zimbabwe Business Investment Forum is a follow-up to an earlier one...

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