Good Morning Zimbabwe News
The Chronicle Oliver Kazunga, Senior Business Reporter GOVERNMENT has removed the exclusivity clause for the US$400 million National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) recapitalisation deal after investors for the project failed to provide proof of funding within 12 months of the framework agreement. In 2017, the Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG)/Transnet... Read more
Vincent Kompany is to become the player-manager of Anderlecht after confirming his departure from Manchester City. The City captain revealed he was leaving the club after 11 years on Sunday, a day after a 6-0 win over Watford in the FA Cup final saw them become the first English men’s club... Read more
Android Q To Come With Focus Mode For Avoiding Distractions
Most of us know we have some issues when it comes to smartphone addiction. There have been many discussions regarding WhatsApp and how it’s affecting people in the workplace. You see it at work, in social settings and even in the home. There is a problem and a majority... Read more
RBZ To Supply Interbank Forex Market With US$500m
The Reserve Bank Of Zimbabwe has announced (through their Twitter) that they will be drawing down on a US$500 million fund to supply the Inerbank foreign currency exchange market on the 20th of May. Government through the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is drawing down US$500 million on Monday, 20... Read more
Farmers must be proactive to mitigate the effects of drought on the national herd BY MTHANDAZO NYONI Half of Zimbabwe’s national herd is at risk of being wiped out by drought if no mitigatory measures are put in place to avert the situation, farmers and livestock experts have warned. The national... Read more
Deontay Wilder produced a sensational first-round knockout of Dominic Breazeale to retain his WBC world heavyweight title in New York. The only blip on Wilder’s otherwise flawless record is a draw with Tyson Fury in December 2018 Wilder, 33, flattened his fellow American with 43 seconds of the opening... Read more
Manchester City rounded off an outstanding season by crushing Watford at Wembley to clinch a historic domestic treble. Manchester City’s historic FA Cup final win was almost swamped by the glowing list of statistics piling up around them – but nothing can disguise the scale of this achievement and... Read more
BY MTHANDAZO NYONI ZIMTRADE, the country’s export promotion body, has urged Zimbabwean tanners to upgrade their tanning processes in order to improve the quality of the finished leather supplied to downstream industry. In its latest report, the organisation said the sector — which once employed as many as 5... Read more
By Fungai Nyaungwa The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) edged up further during the week ended May 17 2019, as buyers continued to outpace sellers. Total market capitalisation ended the week at $19,038.30 million, a 2.65% rise from last week’s $18,546.16 million. All equity gauges were in the black: the... Read more
Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Reality TV star Kim Kardashian West and her musician husband Kanye West appear to have named their new child Psalm. The trainee-lawyer posted a picture of the child, who was born via a surrogate, with the caption “Psalm West”. Perhaps following in the footsteps of... Read more