Morgan & CO. unveils exciting investment app

Morgan & CO. unveils exciting investment app

By Malcolm Meja   SECURITIES firm Morgan & Co yesterday launched a research and trading application, which seeks to simplify the investment space through cutting-edge, in depth research content in Zimbabwe’s securities and trading landscape. The app offers interaction between capital markets and investors. Additionally it has informative information about securities trading on the Morgan & Co Tv embedded in the app. The all in one digital platform will be a huge disruption in the digital age for investors, stockbrokers, traders and listed firms in the country. It is expected…

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CIO trail Ashimolowo in Zimbabwe

CIO trail Ashimolowo in Zimbabwe

By Staff Reporter Kingsway International Christian Centre (KICC) global pastor and president, Matthew Ashimolowo says members of the Central Intelligence Organisation (CIO) trailed him in Zimbabwe to validate if his philanthropic activities were not politically motivated. Ashimolowu’s church distributed thousands of food hampers, clothes and free medication to thousands of Zimbabweans that thronged KICC’s operation feed 5000 at Borrowdale race course. Speaking at one of his sermons at the Harare International Conference Centre (HICC), Ashimolowo said the donations were sourced from members of his church in the United Kingdom (UK)….

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ZIG to host smart cities conference.

ZIG to host smart cities conference.

By Malcolm Meja THE Zimbabwe institute of Geomatics (ZIG) will be hosting a two-day conference in Harare to deliberate on achieving the sustainable development goal 11 that promotes urban centers using geomatics technology. The two-day conference will focus on issues that seek to promote smart cities. Local Government, Public Works and National Housing minister Honorable July Moyo is set to deliver the keynote address. Delegates drawn from several tech firms, research centres, financial houses, and tertiary institutes will attend the conference. In an exclusive interview ZIG deputy secretary general Simbarashe…

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Harare drying up, Council warns

Harare drying up, Council warns

By Natalie Chiwomadzi and Tendai Sahondo HARARE could soon dry as the crippling water crisis in the city has reached alarming levels. Addressing a press conference today, chairperson of the environment management committee Kudzai Kadzombe said the council is now dispensing 300 million litres against a demand of 1200 million litres a day. “Our water demand stands at nearly 1200 million litres a day against a combined design capacity of not more than 710 million litres a day. “We are however not able to produce water equivalent to our design…

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$150mln R.G Mugabe airport development project on course

$150mln R.G Mugabe airport development project on course

By Tendai Sahondo The Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe (CAAZ) says the R.G. Mugabe International Airport Development Project is progressing well despite the numerous challenges bedevilling the economy. When complete, the airport will have increased capacity to handle up to 6 million passengers per annum from the current 2.5 million with a bigger terminal building and additional aero-bridges to accommodate new critical aircraft like the B777s, B787s. In an update availed to The Business Connect, CAAZ said The project will also incorporate extension and refurbishment of the International terminal building,…

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Pollution averse to tourism: EMA

Pollution averse to tourism: EMA

  By Tendai Sahondo The Environmental Management Agency (EMA) says pollution presents a major threat to the preservation and promotion of the country’s tourism legacy Speaking at the sidelines of the ongoing Sanganai/Hlanganani Tourism Expo, EMA Communications officer, Joyce Shingai Chapungu said EMA is tackling the pollution scourge, thereby enhancing the country’s charm to continue attracting tourists from far and wide. “As EMA, our mandate is to ensure the sustainable use of natural resources and prevent pollution. Prevention of pollution is critical to the tourism industry as no tourist wants…

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NHS: your hostess on the ground

NHS: your hostess on the ground

National Handling Services (NHS) flew Zimbabwe’s flag high at the just ended Sanganai/Hlanganani Tourism expo which was recently held at the ZITF grounds in Bulawayo under the theme ‘Africa’s Premier Business Exchange.’ The event came soon after the President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa commissioned a dry port in Walvis bay Namibia, appointing National Handling Services as the management company to handle the dry port. The development has seen NHS which is mostly known for offering aviation ground services, diversifying into the relatively new territory of marine handling, a move…

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Experiencing the night beauty of Bulawayo

Experiencing the night beauty of Bulawayo

  By Tendai Sahondo As the bus ferrying tourism writers pulls up to a modest hotel in the center of Bulawayo, the vibe and thrill of Sanganai/ Hlangani is abundant in the air. After settling down, we head out with a few pals to discover a city that angels must gaze in wonder under starlight. If Bulawayo is beautiful in the day, it morphs into majestic magnificence at night as its calming tranquility vanquishes all worries that one might bear. Walking through Bulawayo’s deserted streets; one can feel the city’s…

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Sanganai/Hlanganani opens on high note

Sanganai/Hlanganani opens on high note

By Lucy Tandi ZIMBABWE’S premier tourism business expo, Sanganai/Hlanganani kicks off today at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) grounds, amid high expectations from local tourism players eager to interact with 170 international buyers gracing this year’s event. Zimbabwe Tourism Authority (ZTA) Acting Chief Executive Officer, Givemore Chidzidzi said the 12thedition of the premier tourism expo attracted 260 exhibitors. “We are looking at 170 hosted buyers who are coming and 25 international media houses. There are 260 exhibitors and also 20 countries,” he said. Coined Africa’s premier business exchange, Sanganai/Hlanganani…

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Zimbabwe’s Founding President Mugabe Dies

Zimbabwe’s Founding President Mugabe Dies

By Tendai Sahondo   Zimbabwe’s first President and African icon, Robert Mugabe has died at the age of 95. Announcing the passing on of Mugabe on his twitter account, current president, Emmerson Dambudzo Mnangagwa hailed Mugabe as a liberation icon. “It is with the utmost sadness that I announce the passing on of Zimbabwe’s founding father and former President, Cde Robert Mugabe. “Cde Mugabe was an icon of liberation, a pan-Africanist who dedicated his life to the emancipation and empowerment of his people. His contribution to the history of our…

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