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Headline news 26 July, 2014

EU to launch business information centre in Harare ‘Two more banks face collapse’ Zanu PF burning over Baba Jukwa Grace Mugabe eyes top Zanu PF position Ministry borrows to purchase luxury Mercedes-Benz cars Zim deportations to continue, UK Government moves

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EU to launch business information centre in Harare

via EU to launch business information centre in Harare | The Zimbabwean 25 July 2014 The European Union (EU) will on August 1 launch the Zimbabwe-EU Information Centre (Zim-EBIC), a new initiative that will allow local businesses to access trade

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‘Two more banks face collapse’

via ‘Two more banks face collapse’ – DailyNews Live 25 July 2014 HARARE -  Two more indigenous banks face collapse due to the persisting liquidity crisis’ systemic risk inherent in the financial sector, a report released this week indicated. In

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Grace Mugabe eyes top Zanu PF position

via Grace Mugabe eyes top Zanu PF position July 25, 2014 IN a political development likely to shake the ruling Zanu PF party to its core ahead of its youth and women’s league congresses next month, President Robert Mugabe’s wife

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Ministry borrows to purchase luxury Mercedes-Benz cars

via Ministry borrows to purchase luxury Mercedes-Benz cars July 25, 2014 by Herbert Moyo THE Ministry of Finance is set to purchase luxury Mercedes-Benz vehicles after successfully negotiating a US$1,4 million loan with the African Banking Corporation of Zimbabwe (BancABC),

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Zim deportations to continue, UK

via Zim deportations to continue, UK 24 July 2014 BRITAIN said Thursday it had no plans to go back on its October 2010 decision to deport all failed Zimbabwean asylum seekers despite Harare supposedly rejecting White Hall’s requests for cooperation

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Government moves to stem rot at parastatals

via Government moves to stem rot at parastatals July 25, 2014 by Ndamu Sandu GOVERNMENT plans to amend the Public Finance Management Act to give the Ministry of Finance and Economic Development more powers to oversee parastatals and local authorities

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Chinese national charged with illegal possession of firearms

via Chinese national charged with illegal possession of firearms July 25, 2014 by Phillip Chidavaenzi A CHINESE national arrested on Wednesday after being found in possession of 33 000 rounds of assorted ammunition which he could not account for at

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Govt begs for foreign investment

via Govt begs for foreign investment – The Zimbabwe Independent July 25, 2014 by Wongai Zhangazha GOVERNMENT has pleaded with Western diplomats to help bring investment to the country to fund its economic blueprint, ZimAsset, assuring them that a number

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Zanu PF poll regulations to deal with ‘weevils’

via Zanu PF poll regulations to deal with ‘weevils’ – The Zimbabwe Independent July 25, 2014 by Owen Gagare THE rules and regulations for election onto the Zanu PF central committee, which among other requirements stipulate candidates must have served

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‘ZMDC must value Marange diamond reserves’

via ‘ZMDC must value Marange diamond reserves’ – The Zimbabwe Independent July 25, 2014 by Chris Muronzi The Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) must value Marange diamond reserves to ensure the state is not prejudiced in joint venture deals, Zimbabwe

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Mugabe utterances spawn farm invasions

via Mugabe utterances spawn farm invasions – The Zimbabwe Independent July 25, 2014 by Elias Mambo ZANU PF activists including war veterans have reportedly embarked on a renewed farm invasion spree in many parts of the country, disrupting operations at

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Of AMA Bills and misplaced priorities

via Of AMA Bills and misplaced priorities | The Herald July 25, 2014 It is believed that the Zimbabwean economy is premised on agriculture and mining. At one point some political party had a pay-off line “Land is the economy

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Delta to close Customer Collection Depots

via Delta to close Customer Collection Depots | The Herald July 25, 2014 by Sifelani Tsiko Listed beverages concern, Delta Corporation, is reportedly pressing ahead to close 15 customer collection depots (CCDs) as part of strategies to contain costs and

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Mr Speaker Sir, you’re offside on this one

via Mr Speaker Sir, you’re offside on this one | The Herald July 25, 2014 One of the traditional roles of MPs is to represent their constituents, therefore it comes as no surprise when they want to take over roles

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