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‘An important step’ – Says IMF on Zimbabwe’s switch to new gold-backed currency

‘An important step’ – Says IMF on Zimbabwe’s…

By Bloomberg News HARARE: The International Monetary Fund welcomed Zimbabwe’s introduction of a new bullion-backed currency as an important

RBZ says gold reserves backing new ZiG currency increasing

RBZ says gold reserves backing new ZiG currency…

By Bloomberg News HARARE: Zimbabwe’s gold reserves backing its new bullion-linked currency are increasing and the stockpile’s value

Govt asks miners to ramp up gold output to support ZiG currency

Govt asks miners to ramp up gold output…

By Xinhua HARARE: Zimbabwe is targeting to increase its gold production following the adoption of the gold-backed currency

Zimbabwe in $533m rail modernisation talks with China railway group

Zimbabwe in $533m rail modernisation talks with China…

By Bloomberg News HARARE: Zimbabwe is in discussions with China Railway Group Ltd. to revitalise the state-owned National

Zimbabwe lithium miners table refinery plans under govt pressure

Zimbabwe lithium miners table refinery plans under govt…

By Reuters HARARE: Four lithium mining companies have tabled plans to produce battery-grade lithium in Zimbabwe, a government

Telecoms billionaire Strive Masiyiwa down a peg on UK rich list

Telecoms billionaire Strive Masiyiwa down a peg on…

By Staff Reporter ZIMBABWE born telecoms entrepreneur and philanthropist Strive Masiyiwa is down two places on the annual

Zimbabwe’s FBC Holdings acquires Standard Chartered’s local unit

Zimbabwe’s FBC Holdings acquires Standard Chartered’s local unit

By Bloomberg Zimbabwe’s FBC Holdings Ltd. has completed the acquisition of Standard Chartered Plc’s business in the southern

ZiG by force: After street money changers, government to target companies

ZiG by force: After street money changers, government…

By Bloomberg News HARARE: Zimbabwe plans to extend a crackdown that’s targeting street currency traders to companies to

Entertainment

Seasoned veteran Nyanhi appointed director of National Arts Council of Zimbabwe

Seasoned veteran Nyanhi appointed director of National Arts Council of…

By Music in Africa The National Arts Council of Zimbabwe (NACZ) has appointed Napoleon Nyanhi as its new director,

Kitchen diplomacy: A Canadian diplomat electrifies a Zimbabwe cooking contest

Kitchen diplomacy: A Canadian diplomat electrifies a Zimbabwe cooking contest

By opencanada.org For over two decades now, Canada and Zimbabwe have had somewhat frosty diplomatic relations and two-way

PICTURES: Zimbabwe Achievers Awards UK winners and honourees

PICTURES: Zimbabwe Achievers Awards UK winners and honourees

By Showbiz Correspondent THE annual Zimbabwe Achievers Awards (UK) were held in the Midlands city of Birmingham last

SA: From fleeing Zimbabwe to owning one of Cape Town’s best known vegan spots

SA: From fleeing Zimbabwe to owning one of Cape Town’s…

Elisha Madzivadondo, a Zimbabwean man who fled his home country during political unrest, has turned his life around

Mokoomba select most essential Zimbabwean albums; see who is on the list

Mokoomba select most essential Zimbabwean albums; see who is on…

By Tom Taylor@tomtaylorfo I faroutmagazine.co.uk Mokoomba’s music is as daring and dazzling as wearing a shell suit on

US: artHARARE project highlights migration issues at New York fair

US: artHARARE project highlights migration issues at New York fair

By theartnewspaper.com UNITED STATES: Citizens of the art world could purchase an “Art World Passport” at 1-54 Contemporary

UK: Zim music festival opposed by police cleared – if organisers ‘meet 62 conditions’

UK: Zim music festival opposed by police cleared – if…

By leicestermercury.co.uk & Staff Reporter THE annual Africa Music festival that suffered “incidents of crime and disorder” and

Chicago appeals court rejects R. Kelly ‘s challenge of 20-year sentence

Chicago appeals court rejects R. Kelly ‘s challenge of 20-year…

By Associated Press CHICAGO: The singer R. Kelly was correctly sentenced to 20 years in prison on child sex convictions

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International

Zuma says he will fight for his rights over South Africa election disqualification

Zuma says he will fight for…

By Reuters JOHANNESBURG: South Africa’s former president Jacob Zuma said on Thursday that he will fight for his

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UK politicians kick off a 6-week election campaign with incumbent Sunak playing the underdog

UK politicians kick off a 6-week…

By Associated Press LONDON: Britain’s political party leaders crisscrossed the country on Thursday, kicking off a six-week election

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South Africa welcomes ICC prosecutor seeking warrants for Israel, Hamas leaders

South Africa welcomes ICC prosecutor seeking…

By Reuters JOHANNESBURG: South Africa’s presidency said on Monday it welcomed an announcement by the International Criminal Court’s

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