ICT Ministry launches Cyber security campaign

ICT Ministry launches Cyber security campaign

Staff reporter  THE ministry of ICT, Postal and Courier Services yesterday announced the launch of the National Cyber Security Awareness Month (NCSAM), which will run from the 1st to the 31st of October under the theme “Safe surfing”. Addressing the press, ICT Minister Kazembe Kazembe said the campaign provides a perfect opportunity to promote cyber security awareness thereby instilling behavior change to protect people against cyber threats. He said the campaign is relevant as the world is almost entirely dependent on hackable technology. “Today we are almost entirely dependent on…

Read More

SME stock exchange on cards

SME stock exchange on cards

  By Staff Reporter GOVERNMENT will soon establish a second tier stock exchange for Small to Medium Enterprises (SME) in the country, President Emmerson Mnangagwa has said. In a recent speech delivered at parliament, Mnangagwa said the alternative stock exchange will unlock value for the SME sector. “To further support the development of the financial services sector, Government has revived the issuance of treasury bills and bonds through the Auction system. In this vein, the RBZ has established Savings Bond instruments to facilitate safe and secure investment for the public….

Read More

Currency manipulation unacceptable: ED

Currency manipulation unacceptable: ED

By Staff Reporter PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa says manipulation of the exchange rate by members of the business community should not be tolerated as this amounts to economic sabotage. This comes on the heels of a directive by the central bank to freeze the accounts of leading firms in the country including Sakunda, owned by Kudakwashe Tagwirei, Croco Motors and Spartan Security on suspicion of currency manipulation. Delivering his State Of The Nation Address (SONA) yesterday, Mnangagwa called for fiscal discipline from all sectors. “I am encouraged by the nation’s positive…

Read More