A call has been made to the Chinese to invest in the country and help create employment.

This comes as the government is working on attract foreign direct investments (FDIs) in the country and implementing special economic zones.

Speaking recently at the cholera donations handover ceremony held at the Chinese Embassy where the country received US$200 000, the Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Professor Mthuli Ncube encouraged the Chinese to financially assist the Zimbabwean government as it scales up efforts to revive the economy.

Professor Ncube gave reference to how the Ethiopian economy is booming due to a loan facility China extended to the country.

He said Zimbabwe has the potential to exceed Ethiopian progress if adequate funds are made available.