Economic Development Research Group

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First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Chartered secretaries conference begins Friday

CHARTERED secretaries will discuss ways of unlocking Zimbabwe’s economic potential when they meet for their annual conference at the Montclair Resort and Casino starting on Friday.BUSINESS REPORTERThe conference ends on Saturday.Information, Media and ... [Published Newsday - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Zimbabwe Attempts to Recover $45 Million Diamonds Seized in Belgium

WASHINGTON DC—Zimbabwe has dispatched a team of officials to Belgium to try and recover about 500,000 carats of rough diamonds worth $45 million that were seized in Antwerp on September 12th following an attachment order obtained by South African-based ... [Published VOA News - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Zimbabwe’s neglected elderly farmers

Girazi Mukumba, 64, a communal farmer in Wedza, about 160km southwest of the capital Harare, is old school when it comes to agricultural practices.On his three-hectare plot he uses cow dung manure on his maize, local herbs to treat his cattle, and believes ... [Published Africa Review - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 10 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Chinamasa Says China Pressing Zimbabwe to Pay Loans

WASHINGTON DC—Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa says China is exerting pressure on Harare to pay up its loans or risk being cut out.Chinamasa told business leaders in Harare on Wednesday that Zimbabwe has had to pay millions of dollars to keep Chinese ... [Published VOA News - Sep 10 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

Economic slump spawns dire environmental woes

CEMETERIES are generally regarded as sacred — sites that people only visit to bury the deceased, lay wreaths in memory of the dead and in some cases visit the graves of their long departed relatives.Elias MamboSome, particularly the superstitious, see ... [Published Zimbabwe Independent - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

New China wise to Mugabe

The gun salutes, red carpets and ceremony that greeted President Robert Mugabe on his trip to China last week are just about all Zimbabwe’s leader has learnt from a long relationship with his Asian ally.Since Mugabe came to power in 1980, he has made ... [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Sep 04 2014 - Updated Sep 04 2014 - 1 reports

Zhongguancun Forum to open in late September

Sponsored by Ministry of Science and Technology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chinese Academy of Engineering, State Intellectual Property Office and the People’s Government of Beijing Municipality, this year's Zhongguancun Forum will be held on September ... [Published Beijing International - Sep 04 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile Banking Weighing Down Traditional Banking Systems

WASHINGTON DC—Zimbabwe is among few countries in sub-Saharan Africa that has a large number of customers using non-formal banking compared to traditional banking.Sub-Saharan Africa has become the bedrock of mobile banking, pushing its penetration over ... [Published VOA News - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 03 2014 - Updated Sep 03 2014 - 1 reports

Youth Forum lobbies govt on jobs

The Youth Forum has embarked on a campaign to lobby government to fulfil its mandate to create employment for youths.Dubbed “From concern to Action", the campaign aims at drawing the attention of government and other stakeholders to important policy considerations ... [Published The Zimbabwean - Sep 03 2014]
First reported Sep 02 2014 - Updated Sep 02 2014 - 1 reports

Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe’s neglected elderly farmers

Source: IRINCountry: Zimbabwe HARARE, 2 September 2014 (IRIN) - Girazi Mukumba, 64, a communal farmer in Wedza, about 160km southwest of the capital Harare, is old school when it comes to agricultural practices. On his three-hectare plot he uses cow ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 02 2014]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

Former underdogs outperform Zim

THE country’s economy has contracted so much over the past few years that it now trails many former underdogs, some of which now boast per capita Gross Domestic Product (GDP) levels 54 times that of Zimbabwe’s, reports have indicated. Per capita GDP is ... [Published Financial Gazette - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 19 2014 - 1 reports

Mixed Reactions Over SADC Moves to Empower Africans

WASHINGTON—The 34th Southern African Development Community (SADC) Ordinary Summit was expected to end in Victoria Falls on Monday with leaders promising to effectively use natural resources in the region to empower millions of people.Critics are divided ... [Published VOA News - Aug 18 2014]

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Chartered secretaries conference begins Friday [Published Newsday - Sep 22 2014]
Zimbabwe Attempts to Recover $45 Million Diamon... [Published VOA News - Sep 19 2014]
Zimbabwe’s neglected elderly farmers [Published Africa Review - Sep 16 2014]
Chinamasa Says China Pressing Zimbabwe to Pay L... [Published VOA News - Sep 10 2014]
New China wise to Mugabe [Published Mail & Guardian Online - Sep 05 2014]
Economic slump spawns dire environmental woes [Published Zimbabwe Independent - Sep 05 2014]
Zhongguancun Forum to open in late September [Published Beijing International - Sep 04 2014]
Mobile Banking Weighing Down Traditional Bankin... [Published VOA News - Sep 03 2014]
Youth Forum lobbies govt on jobs [Published The Zimbabwean - Sep 03 2014]
Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe’s neglected elderly farmers [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 02 2014]
Former underdogs outperform Zim [Published Financial Gazette - Aug 28 2014]
Mixed Reactions Over SADC Moves to Empower Afri... [Published VOA News - Aug 18 2014]
IEDC names Knight its new VP of Knowledge Manag... [Published Saipan Tribune - Mar 23 2014]
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