Meikles, Kingdom demerger approved

By Martin Kadzere GOVERNMENT last week approved the demerger of Kingdom Financial Holdings Ltd from Meikles Limited. The process now awaits sanctioning of the dividend in specie to foreign shareholde...

Tobacco selling season kicks off

By Elita Chikwati ALL is set for the 2011 tobacco selling season, which opens tomorrow with individual sales, raising hopes of fresh capital inflows into the country. Contract sales are expected to b...

ZNCC launches business directory

Business Reporter THE Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Southern Africa Directories has come up with a business directory that is expected to support the development of busine...

Comoil to invest in Bindura

By Ashwert Kugara in Bindura COMOIL (Pvt) Ltd, one on of the fastest growing oil and retail companies in the country, is investing close to  US$400 000 in the construction of a mega shopping mall and...

Oil set to change Uganda’s economy

KAMPALA. WHOEVER wins this week’s presidential election in Uganda will have to manage national reserves of 2,5 billion barrels of oil, a recent find that has transformed the country’s financial outlo...

What leadership is really about

ON several occasions that I have met aspiring or established leaders there has been one question that I have been asked: What is leadership really about? As complex as leadership is, it does not surp...

China trade surplus shrinks, imports surge

BEIJING. CHINA’S trade surplus fell more than expected in January after imports surged, supporting the government’s case that it is doing enough to spur domestic demand without speeding up currency a...

Asia risks missing bourse integration

SINGAPORE.ASIA runs the risk of being left behind in the sudden wave of transatlantic stock exchange consolidation, given the tough regulatory regimes, cumbersome ownership structures and protectioni...
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LSE offers Zim hope

By Golden Sibanda and Tawanda Musarurwa
LONDON’S capital markets, with a turnover of over £3 billion in daily trades and over £4 trillion worth of annual trades,

‘PPPs key to turnaround strategy’

Partnership between Government and the private sector is the key to a successful economic turnaround strategy, spurring the country towards double-digit economic growth, a senior Government official ...

Gold eases as dollar firms

LONDON. Gold prices eased below US$1 360 an ounce in Europe on Friday, pressured by gains in the dollar and lacklustre investment demand for the metal after a raft of well-received economic data boos...