Mnangagwa to launch ambitious US$$12bn mining roadmap next week

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa is set to officially launch a roadmap towards achieving an ambitious US$$12bn mining industry in the next four years as government moves to get more value from the capital...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 October 2019


Roadworks scandal hits Harare

Harare City Council (HCC) is reeling from yet another controversy after an internal audit unearthed a major scandal through which some road contractors engaged to rehabilitate 43 selected roads in the...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 October 2019


Govt speeds up Chirundu-Beitbridge road rehabilitation

Government has engaged four more contractors to speed up road rehabilitation works of the Harare-Beitbridge Highway.Since the ground-breaking ceremony held in Beatrice a few months ago, progress has b...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 July 2019


Gweru rejects $200k roads plan

GWERU city fathers have rejected a deal put forward by the local authority's management to channel over $200 000 from its coffers to pay a private company to complete rehabilitation of roads in the de...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 July 2019


ZiFM to broadcast State of the Economy Report launch

ZiFM Stereo will broadcast live the launch of the quarterly State of the Economy Report produced by the Africa Economic Development Strategies (AEDS) in conjunction with the Daily News.The report will...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 May 2019


Newly-commissioned road needs repairs

The newly-constructed 2,4km West Road in Tshovani Township in Chiredzi, which was funded by the Zimbabwe National Road Administration (Zinara) at a cost of ZWL$510 000 and commissioned by Masvingo Pro...

By Staff reporter | Published: 01 May 2019


BCC, Zinara in $15m Bulawayo roads rehab project

THE City of Bulawayo in conjunction with Zimbabwe National Roads Administration (Zinara) has embarked on a $15 million joint roads rehabilitation programme which is likely to spruce up the city's poth...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 April 2019


China takes over Chimanimani roads rehab

THE Chinese government has offered to rehabilitate all roads washed away by Cyclone Idai in Chimanimani at its own cost and has already contracted six private Asian companies to carry out the project....

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 April 2019


Chiwenga says, 'Zimbabwe on road to recovery'

ACTING President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday said he was confident that Zimbabwe's economy was on the mend, as government was working flat out to turn around the country's fortunes.He was speaking ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 December 2018


Roadblocks are back

POLICE will next week resume roadblocks and checkpoints on the country's highways to minimise road carnage ahead of the festive season, a Cabinet Minister has said. Transport and Infrastructure Develo...

By Staff reporter | Published: 05 December 2018


Chamisa's road to nowhere after Sadc shuts door

Every fair-minded person knew it all along but Sadc helped drill the point into recalcitrant opposition heads at the weekend when the regional body declared that President Mnangagwa's legitimacy is un...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 December 2018


Another road crash claims 12

TWELVE people died on the spot yesterday near Checheche Growth Point in Chipinge when a Green Fuel sugarcane haulage truck collided with a commuter omnibus. Chairman of the Chipinge District Civil Pro...

By The Herald | Published: 03 December 2018


Bulawayo-Victoria Falls road rehab to start in 2020

THE rehabilitation of the Bulawayo-Victoria Falls highway to be funded by the Infrastructural Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ) and the Government at an estimated cost of $350 million is expected to...

By Staff reporter | Published: 02 December 2018


State broadcaster seeks illegal tenant's eviction

THE Zimbabwe Broadcasting Holdings (Pvt) Ltd (ZBH) has petitioned the High Court seeking an order to evict Blackbury Enterprises from its premises, accusing the latter of occupying its premises withou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 November 2018


Red tape stalls Harare roads rehabilitation

THE resurfacing of roads in Harare under the emergency roads rehabilitation programme has stalled in other parts of the city after contractors pulled out, citing non-payment by the local authority.Bit...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 November 2018


Zimbabwe road upgrades gather pace

THE modernisation of major roads, particularly the much-talked about Harare-Beitbridge highway, is gathering pace after Government officials met Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Corporation (AFECC)...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 September 2018


Mnangagwa needs to engaging every citizen locally and abroad

Build Zimbabwe Alliance leader Noah Manyika has said Zimbabwe's economic transformation needs President Emmerson Mnangagwa to go beyond appointing a good Cabinet to engaging every citizen locally and ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 September 2018


Mthuli Ncube embarks on stakeholder listening & consulting roadshow

Minister of Finance and Economic Development Professor Mthuli Ncube embarks on stakeholder listening and consulting roadshow, starting with private meeting with fifty captains of industry. New Zi...

By Agencies | Published: 12 September 2018


Zimbabwe police roadblocks return

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) will from tomorrow launch a massive crackdown targeting unlicensed drivers and unregistered vehicles in a nationwide blitz that will signal the return of roadblocks,...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 September 2018


Beitbridge - Harare road dualization in limbo

Government could abandon the controversial US$2.7 billion deal with Chinese firm Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Group Limited (Afecc) for the dualization of the Chirundu-Beitbridge highway after ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 September 2018


Delta invests $260k in road upgrade

Delta Corporation, a key player in economic development, has invested over $260 000 towards the upgrade of a road junction that links its Fairbridge Chibuku Super plant with the Harare-Bulawayo Highwa...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 September 2018


Zim makes inroads on electric vehicles

Zimbabwe, the first and only African country to successfully set up a lithium-ion battery carbonate plant, is poised for a major role in the trillion dollar electric vehicles (EV) industry as it emerg...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 July 2018


Facelift and toll road for Beitbridge border post

The Beitbridge border post will be upgraded to improve traffic movement between South Africa and Zimbabwe‚ the SA National Roads Agency (Sanral) said on Thursday.Sanral spokesperson Vusi Mona said t...

By TimesLive | Published: 27 July 2018


Govt revives abandoned road projects

President Emmerson Mnangagwa's government has intensified efforts to revive road and bridge projects that were abandoned more than 30 years ago.The country's road infrastructure is in dire need of reh...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 July 2018


MDC Alliance at crossroads

The MDC Alliance is between a hard place and a rock as it holds a crucial meeting with the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (Zec) over key demands it wants addressed before Monday's national harmonised e...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 July 2018

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