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News in depth: 2023: The year Mnangagwa showed his true colours, tightened grip on power

This followed complaints of human rights abuses and reports of alleged partisan conduct by members of the security forces in the discharge of their duties.
By Problem Masau Dec. 31, 2023

Interview: UAE firm unpacks Zim carbon credits deal

Blue Carbon will be developing various projects in eligible lands throughout Zimbabwe, which will tackle these environmental challenges.
By Tinashe Makichi Nov. 3, 2023

Best practices for mainstreaming sustainability in banking sector

The decisions that we make in our financial institutions have a bearing on the survival of humanity. We therefore must toughen up or lose our future.
By Tawanda Muzamwese Oct. 27, 2023

Vision 2030: The chase to zero

The chase to zero is when we look at it from the banking and fintec point of view — depreciation of fees, and what is competitive for various products and what is more meaningful.
By Ndumiso Hadebe Oct. 27, 2023

Foreign currency deposits rise 433% to US$1,6 billion

The central bank chief also said Zimbabwe’s financial system’s stability had improved in the post Covid-19 pandemic period.
By Julia Ndlela Oct. 20, 2023

Banks lose billions in bitter recession

The panel said loans and advances crashed by 56% during the period, while deposits also dropped 73%. However, non-performing loans improved.
By Shame Makoshori Oct. 20, 2023

Stanbic scoops top award

The survey, one of Southern Africa’s best analysis of banking systems, is run by the Independent in partnership with First Capital Bank.
By Julia Ndlela Oct. 20, 2023

Stanbic wins ZimInd award

Nedbank Zimbabwe managing director Sibongile Moyo was named the best banker.
By Staff Reporter Oct. 20, 2023

Beta Holdings’ 180m bricks a year plant set for November

“The current macroeconomic and liquidity challenges have not spared the company,” Beta told the Zimbabwe Independent this week.
By Vincent Mungofa Sep. 22, 2023