Articles tagged 'sifelani jabangwe'

'Prices will not go up' 21 January 2019 HARARE - Retailers have promised that prices will not be going up as long as government expedites the rebate system which provides tax relief to registered businesses. This comes after people besieged retail shops engaging in panic buying after retailers opened their doors to the public follow...
Zimbabwe imports under threat 12 January 2019 HARARE - The country's imports are under threat with a possibility of creating shortages, after one of the world's biggest shipping companies Mediterranean Shipping Company S.A (Zimbabwe) (Private) Limited (MSC) has written to authorities of its intention to stop the release of containers destine...
Zim approaching point of no return 11 January 2019 HARARE - Long-suffering Zimbabweans should brace themselves for more price hikes and shortages of basic goods, after stressed companies said yesterday that they were left with an average of about 10 days' worth of supplies of raw materials used in the manufacturing of key products. This comes ...
Zim prepares for hard 2019 31 December 2018 HARARE - Business leaders and analysts have warned that the country’s deepening economic rot will continue to ravage long-suffering Zimbabweans in 2019 — amid dire predictions that the first quarter of the new year will be particularly difficult, the Daily News can report. This comes after Pre...
Zimbabwe prepares for a tough 2019 31 December 2018 HARARE - Business leaders and analysts have warned that the country's deepening economic rot will continue to ravage long-suffering Zimbabweans in 2019 — amid dire predictions that the first quarter of the new year will be particularly difficult, the Daily News can report. [Adz] [GoogleAd] ...
New economic policies affect job market 28 December 2018 HARARE - Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) has noted that companies scaled down while there was movement on the job market between January and September this year, it scaled down towards year end after government’s introduction of new economic policies. This comes after Finance and Ec...
Festive season shaping up well 19 November 2018 HARARE - In a development that bodes well for the festive season, retailers say they are now operating at near full capacity after a turbulent few weeks which saw panicking Zimbabweans besieging supermarkets for basic consumer goods. The panic buying had been triggered by the government's intr...
Two cents tax unsustainable: CZI 12 November 2018 HARARE - Industry says the controversial Intermediary Money Transfer Tax should be amended in the upcoming 2019 National Budget to improve the ease of doing business in the country. The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI), in its budget proposal submissions, pointed out that the two per...
'Import ban must not go beyond Dec 21' 5 November 2018 HARARE - Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) has said the lift of a ban on the import of basic goods and foodstuffs must not go beyond December 21. The lift of a ban imposed on imports of many basic goods in 2016 was aimed at curbing shortages after shelves were emptied over panic buyin...
Massive job losses loom 25 October 2018 HARARE - The lifting of a protectionist policy introduced by former president Robert Mugabe's regime last year to promote local production could see companies closing shop, resulting in massive job losses, industrialists warned yesterday. On Tuesday, Cabinet revoked Statutory Instrument (SI) 1...
Zim shops run empty 16 October 2018 HARARE - Many retail outlets — especially in urban areas — are running empty following the recent panic-buying of basic goods by fearful Zimbabweans who were unsettled by government's much-criticised new economic stabilisation measures. The new policy measures did not only trigger a dramatic c...
Zim retail outlets run empty 16 October 2018 HARARE - Many retail outlets — especially in urban areas — are running empty following the recent panic-buying of basic goods by fearful Zimbabweans who were unsettled by government's much-criticised new economic stabilisation measures. [Adz] [GoogleAd]
CZI congress starts Wednesday 24 September 2018 HARARE - The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) will hold its 2018 Congress and International Investment Forum at Holiday Inn, Bulawayo this week. The congress will start from Wednesday, September 26 to Friday, September 28, 2018. The annual gathering, which will run under the theme...
Fuel prices still high: CZI 15 February 2018 HARARE - The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) says the country's fuel and electricity prices are still high despite the recent government intervention to reduce taxes on the energy sector. “The CZI Energy and Environment committee is of the view that the prices are still too high and...
Industry calls for commodity exchange 24 January 2018 HARARE – Zimbabwe's business community has advised the government to resuscitate the country's commodity exchange in a bid to boost agricultural production. The country previously had a thriving commodity exchange, which was closed in 2001 when government gave the monopoly on corn and wheat tr...
High electricity tariffs crippling industry: CZI 15 January 2018 HARARE - The Confederation of Zimbabwe Industries (CZI) is pleading with the Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority (Zera) to slash power tariffs in order to ensure viability of its members' businesses. In its presentation to Zera, Zimbabwe's largest industrial representative group wants Zera to...