A budget of 10 million euros (USD12 million) for the deployment of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) standby military force in support to help defeat Islamic terrorists, has been announced by the head of Angolan diplomacy. Read more.
As stated by the Finance and Economic Development Minister Professor Mthuli Ncube, the insurance industry in Zimbabwe has a crucial role to perform when it concerns the matter regarding to boosting cybersecurity by developing products that see to the demands of an increasingly digitalised economy. Read more.
The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe (RBZ) has commenced the functionality of the incremental export incentive scheme, which is said to have a goal of boosting export-led growth by seeing to it that some exporters retain up to 100% of their portion of earnings. Read more.
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the Bank of Botswana made a decision at the meeting that was held on June 17, 2021, to maintain the Bank Rate at 3.75%. Read more
The majority of Zimbabweans are likely to suffer financially as the prices for basic household necessities continue to climb and shortages of essential services such as electricity, water and medication continue to occur on the regular throughout the country.
About 9.2% of farmers practiced irrigation, 91% practised anti erosion activities and the use of mechanical equipment was estimated at 0.9% utilisation on farms whilst 38.4% practiced agroforestry.
The project will also see the upgrade, rehabilitation and extension of 1,720 km of low voltage network, and distribution of transformers in secondary cities with high load.