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Put Zimbabwe government on 12 month probation

via Put Zimbabwe government on 12 month probation | SW Radio Africa by Mthulisi Mathuthu December 4, 2013  As Zimbabwe struggles to shed its rogue image a leading human rights activist, Arthur Gwagwa, is recommending that the government be put on a

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RBZ forex theft case postponed until new year

via RBZ forex theft case postponed until new year | SW Radio Africa by Nomalanga Moyo  December 4, 2013 The High Court has again postponed hearing the matter in which a charity is challenging the theft of half a million dollars from

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Govt urged to rein in ‘untouchable’ police

via Govt urged to rein in ‘untouchable’ police | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 The government has been urged to rein in the police and end the impunity enjoyed by some members of the force, in

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Is Zim heading to pre-2009? Cathy Buckle

via Is Zim heading to pre-2009? – DailyNews Live by Cathy Buckle 4 DECEMBER 2013 A front page newspaper photograph with the headline: “Hundreds queue outside banks for hours to make withdrawals,” sent chills down our spines. Whether we liked it or not

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EU passes the buck to Germany over ‘sanctions busting’

via EU passes the buck to Germany over ‘sanctions busting’ | SW Radio Africa by Alex Bell  December 4, 2013 The European Union (EU) has moved to distance itself from claims that a German firm is bypassing targeted restrictions on Zimbabwe to

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Zim Govt Urged To Ratify Outstanding International Conventions

via RadioVop Zimbabwe – Zim Govt Urged To Ratify Outstanding International Conventions  4 December 2013 The ongoing re-alignment of local laws into the new constitution presents an opportunity to further domesticate outstanding international norms and standards, an international law expert has

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‘Relocate Parly to Bulawayo’

via ‘Relocate Parly to Bulawayo’ – DailyNews Live by Chengetai Zvauya 4 DECEMBER 2013 Members of Parliament have called for the relocation of Parliament to Bulawayo. The lawmakers made the proposal after complaining of lack of sitting space in the Parliament building as

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Mugabe snubs Tsvangirai

via Mugabe snubs Tsvangirai – DailyNews Live by Lloyd Mbiba  4 DECEMBER 2013  Ex-prime Prime Minister, Morgan Tsvangirai faces the prospect of leaving office without a retirement package, following the scuttling of talks with President Robert Mugabe to define his benefits. Government

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Rebel MDC-T councillors to be dismissed from party

via Rebel MDC-T councillors to be dismissed from party | SW Radio Africa by Tichaona Sibanda December 4, 2013  A four member MDC-T committee, tasked with investigating party councillors who allegedly voted for ZANU PF mayors in the elections in August this

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Zimbabwe among the most corrupt countries

via Zimbabwe among the most corrupt countries: TI | The Source  December 4, 2013  Zimbabwe gained six places to 157 out of 177 countries among the most corrupt countries in the world in the latest ranking by global watchdog, Transparency International in

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Mash West on top of the pile | The Herald

via Mash West on top of the pile | The Herald December 4, 2013 by Zvifadzo Lubombo Mashonaland West Province has registered the highest number of active tobacco growers for the 2013-14 season dislodging Mashonaland Central from the top slot, according to the

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Sino-Zim $4,1m plant upgrade set to increase production

via Sino-Zim $4,1m plant upgrade set to increase production December 4, 2013 NewsDay The Industrial Development Corporation’s cement manufacturing unit, Sino-Zimbabwe, says it has increased its clinker production capacity by 40% to 700 tonnes per day after upgrading its plant at a

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ZSE November turnover declines

via ZSE November turnover declines December 4, 2013  by Victoria Mtomba NewsDay THE Zimbabwe Stock Exchange (ZSE) turnover and volumes declined in the month of November compared to the previous month as investors held on to their stocks in anticipation of gains

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Negative sentiment persists on ZSE as main index falls

via Negative sentiment persists on ZSE as main index falls | The Source December 4 The bearish trend on the equities market continued on Wednesday, with the mainstream index slipping to a three week low of 212.71 points after shedding 1.07 points.

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Economy’s floating currency | The Herald

via Confidence: Economy’s floating currency | The Herald December 4, 2013 Confidence is the only highway upon which investment both domestic and foreign will travel. Some scholars have said the economy is measured by a floating currency called confidence. With economic growth

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