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


ZB hails sanctions delisting

ZB FINANCIAL Holdings (ZB) has lauded the United States' decision to remove the institution from the sanctions list, saying the move re-opened avenues to work with other financial institutions across ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 20 September 2017


EU to remove ALL sanctions on Zim this year

The European Union is set to completely remove its sanctions on Zimbabwe this year, an EU official has said.EU delegation ambassador to Zimbabwe Aldo Dell'Ariccia said this year would see the completi...

By Staff reporter | Published: 28 May 2014


US freezes Zim embassy account

FINANCE Minister Patrick Chinamasa yesterday confronted US Ambassador to Zimbabwe Bruce Wharton over his country's recent tightening of its sanctions regime that saw the addition of one company and se...

By Staff reporter | Published: 24 April 2014


SINO Zim added to US sanctions list

The United States Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has added to its Zimbabwe sanctions list Sam Pa, a business partner in Sino Zim and Anjin.This means Sino Zim and its various subs...

By Staff reporter | Published: 23 April 2014


Australia maintains sanctions on First Family

Australia is maintaining sanctions against President Mugabe, the First Lady Grace Mugabe and five service chiefs, the latest amended list from Canberra shows. One entity, the Zimbabwe Defence Industri...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 April 2014


White Zimbabweans join anti-embargo crusade

A lobby group called Zimbabweans Against Sanctions has urged Zimbabweans to unite in opposing illegal sanctions on the country. Former national cricket team captain Heath Streak is the spokesper...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 February 2014


EU partially lifts Zim sanctions

The European Union yesterday suspended sanctions on 8 Zimbabwe officials - among them service chiefs, politicians and war veterans - but kept President Mugabe and the First Lady Grace Mugabe on the e...

By Staff reporter | Published: 21 February 2014


EU set to suspend most Zim sanctions

Brussels - European Union ministers are due on Monday to approve the suspension of most sanctions against Zimbabwe, although those against President Robert Mugabe will remain in place, diplomats said....

By Sapa | Published: 17 February 2014


KP welcomes lifting of sanctions on ZMDC

The outgoing Kimberley Process (KP) chairperson, Ambassador Welile Nhlapo has commended the European Union (EU) for lifting sanctions on the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) and has chal...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 November 2013


EU lifts ZMDC trade sanctions

THE European Union officially lifted its trade embargo on the Zimbabwe Mining Development Corporation (ZMDC) with effect from yesterday, paving way for the export of diamonds from Marange Diamond Fiel...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 September 2013


EU to lift sanctions on Zimbabwe firm

The European Union has agreed to lift sanctions on a Zimbabwean diamond-mining firm despite concerns over alleged fraud in a July election that kept President Robert Mugabe in power, the EU said on Tu...

By Reuters | Published: 17 September 2013


Belgium demands lifting of Zim diamond sanctions

Brussels - Belgium, centre of the global diamond trade, is demanding that the European Union lift sanctions on a Zimbabwean mining firm despite deep concerns within the bloc over alleged fraud in a J...

By Reuters | Published: 06 September 2013


HSBC Bank orders freezing of accounts held by Zimbabweans

AN international bank, HSBC Bank has allegedly ordered freezing of accounts held by Zimbabwean expatriates and nationals saying Zimbabwe was under sanctions, newsday reported.Account holders with the ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 August 2013


Sanctions have taught Zimbabweans to be resilient

LEGEND has it that when Cecil John Rhodes colonised Zimbabwe he believed that a missing jewel from King Solomon's treasure chest, called Solomon's Ophir was to be found on the plateau between Zambezi ...

By Gibson Mhaka | Published: 30 June 2013


US lifts sanctions on two Zimbabwe banks

The United States government has "lifted" sanctions on the Agricultural Development Bank of Zimbabwe and The Infrastructure Development Bank of Zimbabwe (IDBZ), in a clear sign that the Obama Admini...

By Staff Reporter | Published: 05 June 2013

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