Ceteris Paribus: ZiG a gamble in a volatile world

However, this gold linkage, with its possible upsides, has proved to be a rather double-edged sword, with potentially reduced control over fluctuations.
By Tinashe Duma Jul. 12, 2024

‘Zim will stick to US dollar’

The structured currency will be backed by 2,5 tonnes of gold, worth US$175 million, according to Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe governor John Mushayavanhu.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Apr. 5, 2024

Structured currency should bring relief to masses

ZIMBABWE, a country rich in untapped natural resources, has faced significant economic challenges in recent years, including hyperinflation resulting in the abandonment of its own currency.
By Amh Voices Apr. 5, 2024

Corporate failures, implications on tax collection by the govt

Corporate failures can have far-reaching consequences for economies, societies, and governments, impacting employment, investor confidence, and public finances.
By Gloria Ndoro-mkombachoto Mar. 28, 2024

Hyperinflation haunts Old Mutual

Old Mutual recorded robust results from operations (RFO) growth due to strong operational performance underpinned by exceptional growth in new business
By Mthandazo Nyoni Mar. 20, 2024

Village Rhapsody: Zimbabwe's tourism offers opportunities for growth

Limited accessibility to tourist attractions and inadequate facilities can discourage visitors from exploring the country.
By Gary Gerald Mtombeni Mar. 17, 2024

2023: Journey on rickety rickshaw

The disparities caused a headache for formal sector players in terms of indexing or pricing goods and services. 
By Melody Chikono Dec. 21, 2023

Ceteris Paribus: High bank charges and a shrinking financial market

A bank generates income when the interest it earns from these loans exceeds the interest it pays on deposits.
By Tinashe Duma Nov. 3, 2023

SI 162: Too little, too late?

One of the recommendations of the Commission has led to Statutory Instrument 162, which instructed pension funds to compensate for loss of value.
By Rufaro Hozheri and Admire Dube Oct. 20, 2023