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Women urged to go into mining

Kiyapili Sibanda, Business Reporter CBZ Holdings says there is a need to increase the participation of women in the mining sector as part of measures to bridge gender inequality and achieve sustainable economic development. Speaking during a financial inclusion workshop recently organised by the Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA) Gender …

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Food security equals national security

Prosper Ndlovu CLIMATE change is increasingly becoming a ‘security threat’ the world over amid speculation that failure to manage it may increase the risk of violent conflict. Scholars Jon Barnett and Neil Adger in “Climate Change, Human Security and Violent Conflict” argue that climate change has an effect of compromising …

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Embrace ICTs, small-holder farmers urged

Andile Tshuma, Business reporter SMALL-HOLDER farmers should embrace Information and Communication Technologies to access information on latest production techniques and connecting to markets. Speaking at a workshop organised by the Zimbabwe Farmers’ Union (ZFU) in Lupane on Wednesday, Harare Institute of Technology official, Ms Thabani Dundu, said modern technologies had …

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Engineering firm growing from strength to strength

Mrs Charity Mudhubiwa shows Whitesite Engineering’s workshop at their business premises along Khami Road in Bulawayo Oliver Kazunga, Senior Business Reporter WHAT started as a business conversation sometime in 2010 by two people who had not known each other before, has been nurtured and developed into one of the successful …

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Bank approves four $108m housing projects

Prosper Ndlovu, Business Editor THE Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) board has approved the implementation of four construction projects in the country this year at a combined cost of $108.4 million. The projects include residential stands development in Empumalanga West in Hwange Town, Kariba Housing Project, Sumben Housing in …

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