Zimbabwe deflationary pressures persist

Deflationary pressures in Zimbabwe continue to persist with the country's annual inflation shedding 1,45 percentage points to -2,65 percent in April form -1,20 percent recorded in March.Latest figures...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 June 2015


Zimbabwe's deflation softens

Zimbabwe's deflation softened with the annual inflation rate gaining 0,07 percentage points to minus 0,19 percent in May on the back of a rise in revenue inflows from tobacco export receipts.According...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 June 2014


Deflation hits BAT sales

British American Tobacco Zimbabwe (BAT) said volumes in the first quarter of this year dipped by one percent as compared to last year.Managing director Lovemore Manatsa told journalist at the company'...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 May 2014


Zim deflation thaws

Zimbabwe's deflation thawed substantially after the annual inflation rate gained 0,65 percentage points to minus 0,26 percent in April as revenue from tobacco eased the liquidity crisis, but analysts ...

By Golden Sibanda | Published: 18 May 2014


Deflation hits banks

Local Banks will increasingly reel from persistent deflation as analysts fear growing depressed demand for loans and massive defaults on borrowing by companies and individuals struggling under a liqui...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 April 2014


Zim deflationary pressures persist

THE year-on-year inflation rate for the month of March was -0,91%  shedding 0,42 percentage points from the previous month, data released by the Zimbabwe National Statistical Agency (ZimStat) sho...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 April 2014


Zimbabwe enters deflation

Zimbabwe moved into deflation after the annual rate of inflation for February shed 0,90 percentage points to minus 0,49 percent due to continuing price fall with some economists seeing this as a tempo...

By Business Reporter | Published: 18 March 2014


Meikles warns of Zimbabwe deflationary period

Meikles has warned of a deflationary period in Zimbabwe as it takes legal action against the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe and Ministry of Finance and Economic Development to recover funds held on deposit...

By | Published: 21 February 2014


Economy sliding towards deflation

THE economy is sliding towards deflation, a situation that could see overall output and competitiveness of industry being affected leading to a decline in employment levels, economists have warned.Def...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 January 2014


Zimbabwe close to deflation

THE ZIMBABWE economy is close to deflation due to the stagnancy and decline in prices as consumer spending continues to weaken, it has emerged.Local economist Tony Hawkins said the country is witnes...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 December 2013


Lower deflation boosts TM Supermarkets

Turnover at Pick n Pay's Zimbabwean joint venture TM Supermarkets grew by 5% during the quarter to the end of June as the supermarket chain continues to boost its presence in the country by adding mor...

By Business reporter | Published: 21 August 2013

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