Piggy’s Trading & Investing Tips: How life insurance can transform an economy

It is of paramount importance to put in place policies that assist in accelerating the development of life insurance markets.
By Batanai Matsika Feb. 9, 2024

Editorial: Solution to economic crisis in govt’s hands

Policymakers must keep this in mind as they work towards cooling off the current challenges.
By The Zimbabwe Independent Feb. 2, 2024

Taking stock of 2023

The bulk of import bill was spent on petroleum oils and light motor vehicles, which combined amounted to US$1,65 billion.
By Rufaro Hozheri Jan. 5, 2024

Candid Comment: Zimstat figures: Reality of the economy will catch up

And this is the perfect euphemism for the current state of the economy.
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 21, 2023

Zim economic data questionable: IMF

The team reviewed sources of data and methods used for producing a series of vital data including gross domestic product (GDP).
By Tatira Zwinoira Dec. 21, 2023

Bloodbath in Q2 as Zimdollar depreciates

However, IMF had raised concern over ZimStat’s competencies and methodology used in determining key economic metrics just two days earlier.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Dec. 21, 2023

Zim’s informal sector valued at US$42 billion

Within the same sector, the central bank has estimated that about US$2,5 billion is circulating in that industry owing to the fact that most businesses are on a cash basis.
By Tafadzwa Mhlanga Dec. 10, 2023

Managing NPLs for better asset quality

The dramatic expansion of the banking sector in the late 1990s culminated in the financial sector crisis, leading to the closure of a number of banking institutions.
By Chiedza Chonzi Dec. 1, 2023

Ncube navigates through tight fiscal space

Cumulative revenue collections are projected at ZW$53,9 trillion largely in the form of tax revenue (ZW$51,2 trillion) and non-tax revenue (ZW$2,7 trillion).