Gwanda solar farm, Zimbabwe receives US$52m guarantee.
Part of Zimbabwe national strategic power projects, Gwanda solar farm have received a US$52m guarantee from CHiNT Electric. The Chinese electrical engineering group is ready to provide a guarantee covering 30% of the Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) aspect of the 100MW solar … Read More
Zimbabwe is a country rich in natural views and fascinating landscapes
The name “Zimbabwe” is derived from two words of Shona language ‘dzimba’ (menaing ‘houses’) and ‘mabwe’ (meaning ‘stones’) and can be translated into English as ‘Big houses of stones’ or ‘honorable houses’. Zimbabwe is set in south-central Africa, between … Read More
Cabinet ministers and senior government officials in Zimbabwe to declare their assets.
President Emmerson Mnangagwa in his fight against corruption in Zimbabwe has given the cabinet ministers and senior government officials until the end of february to declare their assets.
Misheck Sibanda, chief secretary to the president and cabinet, said … Read More
Zimbabwe to cut import tax on fuel.
The government official said in a statement that “Zimbabwe has cut its import tax on petrol and diesel by as much as 17%, the first time it has done so since it adopted the U.S. dollar in 2009, in a bid to lower … Read More
Redcliff Mayor submit a proposal to the Minister of State for Midlands Affairs for a proposed water treatment plant construction.
The project which will help solve the perennial water woes in the community and it will also help Redcliff resort to rationing water and restricting residents to only two days … Read More
Rehabilitated Railway commissioned in Zimbabwe that will help individuals with low income transport their bulk goods around the country.
The railway line which is a joint venture partnership between the government of Zimbabwe and the European Union is worth US $10m and is 35km-long. The rehabilitated Nandi-Mkwasine railway line in … Read More
Zimbabwe Government set funds for massive infrastructural development in 2018.
The Fund is to improve the infrastructural development in the country like rail, road and air projects which will help to improve and rehabilitate the country’s transport network infrastructure to enhance their efficiency.
The project is funded through fiscal resources … Read More
Funds released to Harare city council for road rehabilitation after President Mugabe declared a state of disaster on Harare’s roads and road infrastructure.
Zimbabwe’s Government Emergency Rehabilitation Fund has approved US$26m to Harare city council to ensure that roads are repaired before the onset of the rainy season.
The city … Read More
Over 30 Power generation projects stalled for the past 10 years because of lack of funding.
Power shortages in Zimbabwe had led the Government to open the power sector to private investors so as to complement the country’s integrated power generation and distribution company, ZESA holdings. Over 30 Independent Power … Read More
Africa trade centre facility to be constructed in Zimbabwe to promote Afreximbank.
The trade centre is to be constructed in Zimbabwe by the Africa Export-Import bank (Afreximbank) which will enable the centre to be transformed into an iconic business complexes with integrated one-stop trade services shop that will help in … Read More
Zimbabwe power demand to increase from 1500MW to 2200MW after the Kariba south project is completed in 2018
The project which was initiated by the Zimbabwe power company (ZPC) will improve the country power shortage. The project which is expected to inject two 150 MW units at Kariba South Power … Read More
The Gwayi-Shangani dam to be completed in two years, that will bring about socio-economic transformation after 105 years wait.
The Gwayi-Shangani Dam which is one of the national projects being undertaken under Zim-Asset is on the confluence of Gwayi and Shangani rivers, has been put on hold for so long … Read More
European Union (EU) to help revitalize dwindling Zimbabwean agricultural sector with US$ 7 million.
Zimbabwe have been experiencing a consist shrink in its agricultural industry since it’s President, Robert Mugabe, handed over white farmers seized land to former liberation war fighters.
Agriculture, been one of the major key players in … Read More
Zimbabwe’s Harare International Airport is set to be renamed after the southern African country’s long-time president Robert Mugabe, a report say.
Harare International Airport is located 15 kilometres south of Zimbabwe’s capital. It has Africa’s longest runway at 4 725 metres.
A memo issued in early September by the Civil … Read More