$2 billion is no small change

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus A figure of $2 billion is no small change, particularly for an economy that could literally use every cent it can get. Reports this week that investigations have reve...

Zim must ride on IMF’s positive feedback

In a challenged economy such as Zimbabwe’s, any positive news assumes great significance as it aids in boosting confidence, which in turn gives impetus to recovery. Such has been the case this week w...

Govt, business find each other

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus Government and business will yield much for this economy if they work more transparently and in concert. Having attended the last, three breakfast and dinner meetings...
The Minister of Media, Information and Broadcasting Services Professor Jonathan Moyo (right) flanked by Zimpapers Group Chief Operations Officer and Editor in Chief Pikirai Deketeke, Chinese Ambassador to Zimbabwe Mr Lin Lin and an embassy official Mr Liu Dau follow proceedings at The Herald Business breakfast meeting yesterday

Zim can fly high

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus It’s confirmed! Zimbabwe’s economy is headed in the right direction and those that are reluctant to play their part will surely be left sulking. The train is not stop...
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Zim,SA border post a quick win but . . .

Zimbabwe needs to identify quick wins to rescue the economy and my visit to Beitbridge this week has been an eye opener in this regard. In my book, quick wins are those things that we can quickly do ...
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RBZ chief instills hope

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus It is not all doom and gloom for Zimbabwe. Indeed the economy is facing immense challenges but these are surmountable.

We shall not mourn!

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus News that KLM Airlines and Egypt Air have decided to abandon Harare routes has been quite sad, especially as we were still celebrating their return. Before we could e...
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Less talk, more action at NewZim Steel

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus When I visited India in 2011, I had the opportunity to meet up with senior executives from Essar Holdings, who expressed keen interest in the Ziscosteel deal and what...

I beg to differ; Cde Minister

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus Granted, the multi-currency system has a few disadvantages that Zimbabwe has had to contend with over the past four and a half years but to suggest that the challenge...
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Zim women’s huge appetite for success

Victoria Ruzvidzo  Business Focus Zimbabwean women have a huge and raw appetite to succeed and make a difference in the nation. This is a conclusion I have reached after attending several seminars an...

Tobacco growers show the way

Victoria  Ruzvidzo Business Focus There are certain statistics and trends that seem to escape us as a nation as we focus on the challenges bedevilling the economy. I have not heard much applause to t...
The Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation is certainly a brilliant document but it will amount to nothing unless we seek the face of God as a country

Zim needs divine intervention

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus “If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and wil...
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Opportunities lie in every challenge

There is so much indignation or is it trepidation in the economy as the liquidity challenge continues to bite. Many seem unsure of what tomorrow holds as they continue to see their pockets become sha...

Rich, yet so poor

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus “Africa, and in particular Sub-Sahara Africa has much natural resources (42 percent of the world’s) and a young population (460 million under the age of 24); it needs...

Finance facilities most welcome

Victoria Ruzvidzo Business Focus Zimbabwe’s liquidity challenge could improve somewhat in the short to medium term, with a number of facilities lined up to inject funds into the economy. The recent o...