ZIMBABWE: CONSTRUCTION SENGWA THERMAL STATION WILL KICK OFF SOON

ZIMBABWE: CONSTRUCTION SENGWA THERMAL STATION WILL KICK OFF SOON

Is investing US$1.5bn for the construction of a 2,800MW thermal plant in Sengwa, Zimbabwe worth it?

Rio Zim, a mining company in Zimbabwe; has achieved another milestone by signing a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with Power China to construct the Sengwa thermal plant. Power China in November 2018 signed a …

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ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT IN ENERGY TALKS WITH ESKOM

ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT IN ENERGY TALKS WITH ESKOM

President Mnangagwa held talks with President Ramaphosa over Zimbabwe Energy issues.

President Emmanuel Mnangagwa has held talks with President Cyril Ramaphosa of South Africa toward solving the nation energy problem. The bilateral meeting was to find a lasting solution to Zimbabwe power challenges.

During the meeting, President Mnangagwa announce that …

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ZIMBABWE GOVERNMENT LAUNCH INDUSTRIAL POLICY

ZIMBABWE GOVERNMENT LAUNCH INDUSTRIAL POLICY

Zimbabwe Government launch ZNIDP to help add value, increase employment and promote a culture for saving.

Government of Zimbabwe has launch a Zimbabwe National Industrial Policy (ZNIDP) that will help transform the nation economy. The aim for the policy will be to add value, increase employment level as well as …

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AFDB PREPARE FINANCIAL PACKAGE FOR ZIMBABWE

AFDB PREPARE FINANCIAL PACKAGE FOR ZIMBABWE

AFDB to prepare financial package for Zimbabwe after impressive economic reform

Africa development Bank has set up a plans to help Zimbabwe. The financial package comes as a result of the nation impressive political and economic reforms.

Speaking during the 54th Meeting of Boards of Governors of the AfDB, Dr …

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ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT INVITES MAJOR CHINESE COMPANIES

ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT INVITES MAJOR CHINESE COMPANIES

President Emmanuel Mnangagwa speaks about development of more infrastructures after tour with chinese companies.

President Emmanuel Mnangagwa has invited Chinese company to establish office for future infrastructure. This is part of the president plans to fulfil Vision 2030 which is aim to achieve an upper middle-income society.

The president met …

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FUNDING AFRICA’S INFRASTRUCTURE GAP

FUNDING AFRICA’S INFRASTRUCTURE GAP

A look at Infrastructure funding gap across Africa and remedies so far.

Key to enabling African economies to make the most of their opportunities is developing infrastructure in the region. Across the continent, new laws are being implemented and alternative sources of infrastructure funding are being sought in order to …

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ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT TO UNVEIL US$10M TIE AND BRICK PLANT

ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT TO UNVEIL US$10M TIE AND BRICK PLANT

President Emmerson Mnangagwa to unveil SZCC’s tie and brick manufacturing plant.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa will today officially commission the brink and tile manufacturing plant at Sino Zimbabwe Cement Company. The official unveiling of the plant will enable additional competition to the industry.

During the announcement by Midlands Provincial Affairs Minister …

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ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT EXPECTED FACELIFT IN HARARE

ZIMBABWE PRESIDENT EXPECTED FACELIFT IN HARARE

President Mnangagwa calls for a new facelift on building in Harare.

President Emmerson Mnangagwa has urge harare council to inform owner of building to refurbish it. According to President Mnangagwa it will help restore the city’s sunshine status.

The president also suggest that Clr Gomba comes up with by-laws that …

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COTTCO SET TO LAUNCH NEW SEED VARIETY IN ZIMBABWE

COTTCO SET TO LAUNCH NEW SEED VARIETY IN ZIMBABWE

Zimbabwe Cotton Company (Cottco) plans to generate US$2 billion from new seed variety

Deputy Minister of Lands, Agriculture, Climate and Rural Resettlement Cde Douglas Karoro, said that Zimbabwe cotton company (Cottco) is set to introduce a new seed variety. This new seed variety will help in boosting production from 140

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HARARE CITY COUNCIL IN TALKS TO DEVELOP A NEW WATER PROJECT

HARARE CITY COUNCIL IN TALKS TO DEVELOP A NEW WATER PROJECT

Plans underway for the construction of a water project by harare city council.

Harare city council are in talks with turkish firm over a deal to construct a water project. The project will be under the US$3.2 billion water source for the nation.

According to the deal, it will be …

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CHINA TO PARTNER ZIMBABWE FOR CULTURAL CENTRE DEVELOPMENT

CHINA TO PARTNER ZIMBABWE FOR CULTURAL CENTRE DEVELOPMENT

China is keen on partnering with Zimbabwe to construct a cultural centre in Harare

China is making plans to construct a cultural centre in Zimbabwe. The centre will house the two countries diverse cultures under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).

The statement was announced during the five-day Belt and

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UGANDA PRESIDENT TO OFFICIATE IN ZIMBABWE 60TH INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR

UGANDA PRESIDENT TO OFFICIATE IN ZIMBABWE 60TH INTERNATIONAL TRADE FAIR

President Museveni is in Zimbabwe to officiate the 60th International Trade Fair in Bulawayo.

President Museveni is in Zimbabwe for a two-day visit after accepting an invitation from President Mnangagwa. The Uganda number one citizen is expected to officiate at the 60th Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo.

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ZERA TO REDUCE POWER OUTPUT IN ZIMBABWE

ZERA TO REDUCE POWER OUTPUT IN ZIMBABWE

ZRA reduction of water allocated for electricity generation affecting both ZERA and ZESCO.

Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) to reduce the power output by 5.3 percent to 445 megawatt. After Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) cut the water allocation for electricity generation. ZRA reduce the water allocated …

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ZIMBABWE’s CHILONGA BRIDGE REPAIR TO COST US$20M

ZIMBABWE’s CHILONGA BRIDGE REPAIR TO COST US$20M

Chilonga Bridge repair to cost US$20m after consultant working on the project said insufficient fund is holding it.

Plans are underway to repair the Chilonga Bridge which was swept away during the Cyclone-Eline-induced floods in 2000. This is after the consultant working on the project unveil the repair amount to …

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ZERA TO LICENSE INDEPENDENT POWER PRODUCERS (IPPs)

ZERA TO LICENSE INDEPENDENT POWER PRODUCERS (IPPs)

ZERA to issue 12  independent power producers (IPPs) license to operate in Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (ZERA) is set to license 12 independent power producers. This new plan will help the country’s power deficit gap to be slashed significantly.

The aim is to increase the nation power producing firm …

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CHINA OFFERED TO REBUILD INFRASTRUCTURE IN CHIMANIMANI AFTER CYCLONE IDAI

CHINA OFFERED TO REBUILD INFRASTRUCTURE IN CHIMANIMANI AFTER CYCLONE IDAI

China offered to help in the rebuilding of different infrastructure in Chimanimani town, Zimbabwe after Cyclone Idai.

Chinese Government has offered to rebuild infrastructure in Chimanimani town, Zimbabwe. This is after the town was hit with Cyclone Idai that swept through the country during last weekend disaster.

The Cyclone Idai

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REHABILITATION OF BEITBRIDGE-HARARE ROAD ON TRACK IN ZIMBABWE

REHABILITATION OF BEITBRIDGE-HARARE ROAD ON TRACK IN ZIMBABWE

Beitbridge-Harare Road rehabilitation on track in Zimbabwe

Rehabilitation process is on track for the Beitbridge-Harare Road in Zimbabwe. The project will help connect resident in Harare to different part of the nation. Meanwhile, It will be under the  Central Mechanical Equipment Department (CMED).

The rehabilitation which is worth US$700 000 …

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ZIMBABWE GOVT. TO SPEND US$1 BILLION ON ROADS PROJECTS

ZIMBABWE GOVT. TO SPEND US$1 BILLION ON ROADS PROJECTS

Govt. of Zimbabwe plans to spend US$1 billion on road projects under the Transitional Stabilisation Programme

Zimbabwe government has approve funds for different road projects in the nation. This road project is under the 2019 Road Development Programme which is part of President Mnangagwa administration plans.

The nation has been …

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ZIMBABWE TO GET INFRASTRUCTURE TIPS FROM INDIA EXIM BANK

ZIMBABWE TO GET INFRASTRUCTURE TIPS FROM INDIA EXIM BANK

Exim Bank of India set to promote Zimbabwe Infrastructure.

India Exim Bank is making plans to share its infrastructure ideas with Zimbabwe. This is after the bank announced its plans to visit the nation with the aim to promote their export goods. The bank role will be to coordinate and …

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NEW ZIMBABWE CURRENCY TO HAVE FISCAL DISCIPLINE BACKING

NEW ZIMBABWE CURRENCY TO HAVE FISCAL DISCIPLINE BACKING

New Zimbabwe currency to be backed up with fiscal discipline

Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube recently said that the new Zimbabwe currency will be backed up with fiscal discipline. According to Ncube, the government will allow the new Zimbabwe currency – Real Time Gross Settlement (RTGS) dollar; to fluctuate but would …

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