Govt installs trackers on vehicles and Zupco buses

The Central Mechanical and Equipment Department (CMED) has set up a control room at its headquarters in the city to monitor the movement of all Government vehicles and collecting information on vehicl...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 September 2019


Govt splurges US$21m on legislators' vehicles

TREASURY splashed over $20 million on top-of-the-range vehicles for Members of Parliament and Senators in the ninth Parliament, which the recipients will start receiving this week.Government acquired ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 25 June 2019


ZRP impounds 5 000 unregistered vehicles

The Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP) has impounded 5 000 unregistered vehicles since January this year as part of its ongoing crackdown on unregistered vehicles.Registration of vehicles and display of n...

By Staff reporter | Published: 13 June 2019


Zanu-PF MPs forego luxury vehicles

Zanu-PF Members of Parliament have resolved to forgo luxury vehicles and other privileges that come with being a legislator to allow Government direct more resources towards more pressing needs facing...

By Staff reporter | Published: 08 January 2019


Zanu-PF recovers 15 vehicles from expelled members

Zanu-PF says it has recovered 15 party vehicles from expelled members and has enlisted the service of police to recover 13 more. The ruling party in November last year, expelled G40 kingpins and later...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 December 2018


Zimbabwe to screen second-hand vehicles

GOVERNMENT is working on a policy to screen all second-hand vehicles to make sure they meet minimum standards before they can be imported into the country, a Cabinet minister said yesterday. Officiall...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 November 2018


Mnangagwa commissions police vehicles

President Mnangagwa yesterday commissioned 40 vehicles, the first batch from the 107 that have been bought to enhance the Zimbabwe Republic Police (ZRP)'s operations. The vehicles, comprising 35 pick-...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 November 2018


Zim to splash over $20m on top-of-the range vehicles for MPS

Treasury is set to splash over $20 million on top-of-the range vehicles for Members of Parliament and Senators in the ninth Parliament.This is at a time when government is struggling to mobilise resou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 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


Tax amnesty 2018 in respect of motor vehicles

IN an effort to encourage our valued clients to regularise their tax obligations, the Government has, through the Finance Act No. 1 of 2018 published on 15 March 2018, made provisions for granting of ...

By Zimra | Published: 28 June 2018


Zimbabwe consults on second-hand vehicle policy

THE government's decision on whether to increase surtax for imported second-hand vehicles will only be made after consultations with motor industry stakeholders, an official has said.Speaking at the o...

By Staff reporter | Published: 14 June 2018


Amtec targets managers for new vehicles

AMTEC Motors is aiming for middle and senior management in selling the new Nissan X-Trail vehicles, with 10 units already in the country.In a sideline interview with NewsDay at the launch of the new v...

By Staff reporter | Published: 19 April 2018


Zanu-PF splashes millions on regalia, vehicles

Zanu-PF has refused to disclose the source of millions of dollars oiling its campaign machinery ahead of crucial elections later this year after former Higher and Tertiary Education minister Jonathan ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 April 2018


Zim to ban importation of second-hand cars

GOVERNMENT will phase out the importation of second-hand vehicles from the market to allow the local motor industry to grow, as the cost of these vehicles is now chewing an average of $454,77 million ...

By Staff reporter | Published: 16 February 2018


Chihuri in posh vehicles scandal

A Harare businessman yesterday filed a civil lawsuit of almost $3 million against Retired Commissioner-General of the Zimbabwe Republic Police Augustine Chihuri, whom he accuses of causing his unlawfu...

By Staff reporter | Published: 11 January 2018


Total vehicles sales decline by 13.9%

Total vehicles sales in the country will this year decline by 13.9% on the back of the ongoing liquidity crisis and weak economic growth, a Fitch Group research company revealed. Sales for new vehicle...

By Staff reporter | Published: 06 October 2017


Vehicle sales down 10.4% in 7 months

SALES for new vehicles dropped 10,4% to 1 874 in the first seven months of the year, as people continue to prioritise resources amid low disposable income.Over the same period last year, 2 092 vehicle...

By Staff reporter | Published: 15 August 2017


UK to ban new diesel and petrol vehicles

New diesel and petrol cars and vans will be banned in the UK from 2040 in a bid to tackle air pollution, the government is set to announce.Ministers will also unveil a £255m fund to help councils tac...

By BBC | Published: 26 July 2017


'150% duty for second-hand vehicles into Zim'

SPEAKER of the National Assembly Jacob Mudenda wants the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) to charge 150% in customs duty on second-hand vehicles, claiming Zimbabwe has become Japan's largest warehou...

By Staff reporter | Published: 26 July 2017


E15 fuel blend not compatible with Madza vehicles

Car assembler, Willowvale Mazda Motor Industries (WMMI), says its vehicles are not compatible with E15 fuel blend and does not warranty cars using such fuel should they develop engine or emission syst...

By Staff reporter | Published: 30 June 2014


Zim vehicles could run on 100% ethanol

Zimbabwe could become the world's first country to have vehicles that run entirely on ethanol, parliamentarians heard today.Green Fuel general manager Graeme Smith told the parliamentary portfolio com...

By Staff reporter | Published: 27 March 2014


Zimoco unveils the new Mercedes Benz premium vehicles

Leading luxury vehicle distributor, Zimoco has unveiled the new Mercedes Benz A-Class and E-Class premium vehicles in Zimbabwe.At a function to launch the two compact vehicles in Harare, Zimoco genera...

By Business Reporter | Published: 18 July 2013

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