Hwange (Zimbabwe)

Type: City
Name: Hwange (Zimbabwe)
Country: Zimbabwe
Latitude: -18.370001
Longitude: 26.5
population: 41,632
First reported Jul 27 2014 - Updated Jul 27 2014 - 1 reports

Innscor Africa : allays Bulawayo fears

FAST-FOOD group Innscor Africa has allayed fears that it will be shutting down operations in Bulawayo which houses the southern region headquarters saying it will instead open more outlets in the region.NQOBILE BHEBHECHIEF REPORTERInnscor said the group ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 27 2014]
First reported Jul 26 2014 - Updated Jul 26 2014 - 1 reports

India Assigns Task Force to Monitor Coal Mafia

Zimbabwe’s Hwange Colliery Acquires Badly Needed Mining EquipmentDetailsThe troubled Hwange Colliery Co. Ltd. has acquired equipment worth more than $33 million to boost production to around 300,000 metric tons per month (mtpm). Last year, Hwange reported ... [Published Coal Age - Jul 26 2014]
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

$2m solar street lighting project mired in confusion

The $2 million solar street lighting project to light up 15 cities and towns has been marred by poor management and confusion.The project is being spearheaded by the Energy Ministry under minister Dzikamai Mavhaire and managed by the Zimbabwe Electricity ... [Published The Zimbabwean - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 24 2014 - Updated Jul 24 2014 - 1 reports

Zimbabwe bans rough diamonds export

CABINET on Tuesday directed Mines and Mining Development minister Walter Chidakwa to immediately stop the export of rough diamonds to ensure the country gets maximum value for its minerals.NQOBILE BHEBHECHIEF REPORTERChidhakwa confirmed the development ... [Published Newsday - Jul 24 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

'Kariba South Power Station fees to balloon'

Share this article:HARARE - ZESA Holdings (Zesa) says the total cost of completing the expansion of the Kariba South Power Station will balloon to around $539 million from the budgeted $380 million.The power utility’s chief executive Josh Chifamba (pictured) ... [Published Daily News Zimbabwe - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 17 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 4 reports

Zimbabwean coal mining firm to build 600 MW power plant

Zimbabwe ’s largest coal mining company has announced plans to build a 600 MW coal-fired power plant.Makomo Resources , located 17 km from the town of Hwange in the Buluwayo mining district, is to spend $1.5bn on constructing the plant, according to ... [Published Power Engineering International - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 06 2014 - Updated Jul 06 2014 - 1 reports

Hwange spends $33 million on equipment

HWANGE Colliery Company Limited (HCCL) has acquired equipment worth over US$33 million to improve production to around 300,000 tonnes a month and plans to divide operations into units as the struggling miner manoeuvres to return to the black.In the year ... [Published New Zimbabwe.com - Jul 06 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 2 reports

Wilderness to open new Linkwasha Camp

Wilderness Safaris will open the new Linkwasha Camp in Zimbabwe’s Hwange National Park in May 2015.Linkwasha Camp offers seven en-suite double or twin luxury tents and one family tent, accommodating a total of 18 guests. All rooms will include coffee- ... [Published Tourism Update - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Wilderness Safaris to open new camp in Hwange

Oliver Kazunga Senior Business ReporterONE of Zimbabwe’s ecotourism and tour operators, Wilderness Safaris says it will next year open the new Linkwasha Camp in the Hwange National Park. The company’s chief executive officer Keith Vincent said the camp ... [Published Zimbabwe Chronicle - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Hwange ramp-up aimed at profit

JSE-listed Zimbabwean coal miner Hwange is set to double its production to 300,000 tonnes a month before the year-end as part of its efforts to return the company to profitability.Production levels will rise when Hwange receives equipment worth $33m from ... [Published BDlive - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Caps in Third Place After Hwange Win

[New Zimbabwe]CAPS United moved into third position on the league standing after a hard-earned, but ultimately comfortable win over Hwange at the National Sports Stadium yesterday.Source:http://allafrica.com/stories/201407010358.html ... [Published AA ZIMBABWE - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jul 01 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 1 reports

Zimbabwe: Hwange Eyes Profitability By Year-End

HWANGE Colliery Company Ltd, the country's largest coal miner, expects to turn profitable upon commissioning of new equipment before year-end, an official said.The company has finalised the acquisition of loading and drilling equipment worth $15 million ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 01 2014]


"That (precious metal refinery) is what we will look at when the base metal refinery has been commissioned" he said
"We are not closing Bulawayo operations. What we are doing is downsizing staff at our three centres, namely Bulawayo, Harare and Mutare" he said
"When I was in hospital at the end of last year, I realised that in Zimbabwe we tend to focus on the negative that surrounds us as opposed to the positive we can create,” said Ncube."
...with potential visitors preferring to connect to Victoria Falls than take expensive chartered flights from Harare, or drive by road, to Kariba. "We hope this service will be a long relationship that AirZim is developing with the tourism industry" said Paul Matamisa, chief executive officer at the Zimbabwe Council for Tourism (ZCT), the private sector arm of the industry

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Zimbabwe bans rough diamonds export [Published Newsday - Jul 24 2014]
Makomo plans $1,5bn power plant [Published Business Daily - Jul 22 2014]
'Kariba South Power Station fees to balloon' [Published Daily News Zimbabwe - Jul 21 2014]
Makomo invests $14m in coal washing plant [Published Zimbabwe Chronicle - Jul 21 2014]
Auditors take aim at power utility [Published sundaymail.co.zw - Jul 20 2014]
I can turn Bosso around: Chinyama [Published The Zimbabwean - Jul 20 2014]
Chief Wange installed [Published Bulawayo24 News - Jul 20 2014]
Chipeta impresses at Chippa [Published The Zimbabwean - Jul 19 2014]
Editorial Comment: Thumbs up to private sector ... [Published Zimbabwe Chronicle - Jul 19 2014]
Load shedding dark days to continue till 2017 [Published Harare24 - Jul 17 2014]
Zimbabwean coal mining firm to build 600 MW pow... [Published Power Engineering International - Jul 17 2014]
Zimbabwe coal miner plans 600 MW power plant [Published World Coal - Jul 17 2014]
$1.5 billion power plant for Zimbabwe [Published Bulawayo24 News - Jul 17 2014]
Power generation not easy like ‘cooking sadza‘-... [Published Newsday - Jul 17 2014]
Makomo plans $1.5bln, 600mw power plant [Published New Zimbabwe.com - Jul 17 2014]
Southern Africa: The best game holiday on the p... [Published ETurboNews - Jul 16 2014]
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