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Platinum raid self-defeating

IN our new pages today, we report the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has ordered platinum and chrome miners to surrender 80% of their export earnings to the apex bank, […]

Mugabe failures now ubiquitous

ACCORDING to Afrobarometer, a non-partisan research network that conducts surveys on various issues across different African countries, up to three or four million Zimbabweans live outside their country.

Mugabe’s plot risked civil war

THE so-called Entumbane disturbances of November 1980 and February 1981, during which President Robert Mugabe’s then guerrilla army, Zanla, fought that of his nationalist rival Joshua Nkomo’s Zipra, are typically […]

More bond notes fuel uncertainty

INSTEAD of bringing a sense of relief and stability, the announcement by Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) governor John Mangudya in his mid-term monetary policy statement last week that he […]

Genuine fiscal remedy critical

THE re-emergence of the parallel currency market in Zimbabwe evokes a sense of déjà vu in many who experienced the country’s unprecedented economic meltdown which ended in 2009 after dollarisation.

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