US to intensify sanctions on Zimbabwe

THE United States Senate and Congress have passed the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Amendment Act (ZIDERA) sanctions amendment Bill (S. 2779), energised at the behest of the opposition's re...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 July 2018


Sanctions poser for mega fuel project

The $5,2 billion coal-to-fuel joint venture project between Government and a Canadian investor planned for Lisulu, Hwange, is facing inordinate delays after it emerged that economic sanctions imposed ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 08 July 2018


Chiwenga speaks on illegal sanctions blame-game

Acting President Constantino Chiwenga yesterday said former president Mr Robert Mugabe blamed his failures on sanctions even where he could have proffered solutions to challenges facing the nation dur...

By Staff reporter | Published: 29 June 2018


US updates Zimbabwe sanctions legislation

The Senate Foreign Relations Committee yesterday approved bipartisan legislation introduced by U.S. Senators Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Chris Coons (D-Del.), both members of the committee, to lay the fr...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 June 2018


Mnangagwa reacts to sanctions Senator's claims

President Mnangagwa's administration has taken adequate executive decisions to ensure free, fair and credible elections and Government will not lecture the Zimbabwe Electoral Commission (ZEC) on how t...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Mnangagwa all talk, no action - US sanctions Senator

A UNITED States Senator, Chris Coons, has accused President Emmerson Mnangagwa of making empty promises and deliberately delaying implementation of key electoral reforms to disadvantage the opposition...

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Trump govt disregards Zimbabwe sanctions

PRESIDENT Emmerson Mnangagwa has claimed that relations between Zimbabwe and the United States are on the mend despite Washington maintaining sanctions imposed against Harare nearly two decades back....

By Staff reporter | Published: 04 June 2018


Sanctions haunt Dabengwa

ZAPU leader, Dumiso Dabengwa has revealed that targeted sanctions, which were imposed on him as one of the then Zanu-PF top officials and government ministers, before he pulled out to revive Zapu stil...

By Staff reporter | Published: 31 May 2018


Maduro expels US envoy amid new sanctions

President Nicolas Maduro ordered the expulsion of the top US diplomat in Venezuela following a new round of sanctions imposed by Washington over his re-election.Maduro announced the move in a national...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 May 2018


ZMDC seeks sanctions clearance

THE Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) has high hopes that international re-engagement efforts by the new political dispensation will result in removal of sanctions on affected public enti...

By Staff reporter | Published: 17 May 2018


Mnangagwa calls for sanctions-busting measures

GOVERNMENT will not be distracted by the matter of illegal Western sanctions as it is focusing its energy on reviving the economy, President Mnangagwa has said.The West imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe i...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 April 2018


US sets terms to revive Zim business ties

The United States will expand economic and business ties with Zimbabwe once the country has put in place reforms that justify the lifting of sanctions.Responding to questions from NewsDay on Saturday,...

By Staff reporter | Published: 09 April 2018


United States sanctions architects arrive in Zim

Two United States of America senators, Messrs Jeff Flake and Chris Coons - who were involved in the drafting of a recently proposed amendment to the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act (ZDERA...

By Staff reporter | Published: 07 April 2018


France wants EU to lift Zim sanctions

President Mnangagwa is determined to transform the lives of Zimbabweans and the reforms he is implementing will see France advocating the complete removal of economic sanctions on Zimbabwe, a French o...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 March 2018


CEOs grill Biti over sanctions

People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader and top member of the MDC Alliance Mr Tendai Biti came under fire last week from business leaders attending a two-day CEO Africa Round Table discussion forum in ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 March 2018


Biti grilled over sanctions

People's Democratic Party (PDP) leader and top member of the MDC Alliance Mr Tendai Biti came under fire last week from business leaders attending a two-day CEO Africa Round Table discussion forum in ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 March 2018


WATCH: Zim businesses want Western sanctions lifted

Zimbabwe's business community has called for all international sanctions to be lifted in order to help improve the struggling economy. President Emmerson Mnangagwa wants to attract more foreign invest...

By Al Jazeera | Published: 15 March 2018


Mnangagwa begs for sanctions removal

PRESIDENT Mnangagwa has appealed to countries that imposed sanctions on Zimbabwe to remove them as his administration had opened a new page economically and politically. In a statement published by th...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 March 2018


Mnangagwa placed under US sanctions

THE United States has slapped fresh targeted sanctions on President Emmerson Mnangagwa's administration and maintained a leash on former Zanu-PF leader Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace, NewsDay report...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 February 2018


'Stop moaning about sanctions,' says Mnangagwa

Zimbabweans should stop complaining about the impact of Western sanctions on the country and instead focus on creatively leveraging on available human and natural resources to steer growth and develop...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 January 2018

Mnangagwa ally blames cash crisis on US sanctions

PROPER banking services will return after the Zimbabwe Democracy and Economic Recovery Act (Zidera) has been removed, opening lines of credit, Finance deputy minister Terrence Mukupe said yesterday.Zi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 December 2017


Zimbabwe sanctions to remain, says US govt

THE Trump administration will maintain sanctions the United States imposed against Zimbabwe despite the change of leadership in Harare, a senior official has confirmed.Washington imposed a raft of san...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 December 2017


US pledges support for Zim economic recovery

THE US has pledged to continue supporting Zimbabwe in all sectors of the economy and assist with the political and economic reforms following the inauguration of President Emmerson Mnangagwa as the co...

By Staff reporetr | Published: 27 November 2017


Mnangagwa still under US sanctions

Zimbabwe's incoming leader remains under United States sanctions for his activities as Robert Mugabe's deputy and enforcer.Emmerson Mnangagwa, who will be sworn in on Friday, was sanctioned in respons...

By AP | Published: 24 November 2017


US to remove Zimbabwe sanctions?

The United States said Tuesday that President Robert Mugabe's resignation offers Zimbabwe's people a "historic opportunity" for change and could help end its isolation on the world stage.Washington ha...

By AFP | Published: 22 November 2017

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