Articles tagged 'wef'

Mugabe must stop misleading people 7 May 2017 HARARE - President Robert Mugabe's claims that the Zimbabwean economy is “only second to South Africa (SA)'s” is the kind of nonsense only dodos or the worst of his sycophantic supporters in his beleaguered Zanu PF can swallow and believe. For many right-thinking people, the elderly ruler's sp...
Mugabe slammed over 'Zim second to SA' remark 5 May 2017 HARARE - Opposition parties yesterday slammed President Robert Mugabe and demanded his immediate resignation after he ridiculously claimed that Zimbabwe is only second to South Africa (SA) in terms of development on the continent. The recently turned 93 leader, whose government is accused of d...
Zim banks poorly ranked 10 September 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwean banks have been ranked among the worst financial institutions in the world due to low capitalisation levels and systemic risks inherent in the economy. According to the World Economic Forum (WEF)'s global competitiveness 2013 to 14 report released recently, the country was ...
Perception haunts Zim 8 September 2013 HARARE - Poor international perception of Zimbabwe's public institutions continues to weigh the country down, the World Economic Forum (WEF) has said. According to the latest WEF Global Competitiveness Report 2013–2014, public institutions continue to receive a weak assessment, particularly re...
Zim remains unattractive: WEF 21 March 2013 HARARE - Zimbabwe has been ranked 118 out of 140 countries in terms of attractiveness and competitiveness in travel and tourism, a study by the World Economic Forum (WEF) has revealed. According to WEF s Travel and Tourism 2013 survey, the southern African country moved one place up from 119 prio...