Day: June 13, 2024

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CEO Roundtable Roars to Life in Vic Falls Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe – The CEO Africa Annual Roundtable 2024 officially begins today at the Elephant Hills Resort in Victoria Falls, marking the start of a four-day event set to conclude on June 15, 2024. President Emmerson Mnangagwa is scheduled to officially open the Roundtable on June 13, underscoring his commitment to Zimbabwe’s economic growth. […]

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Government Intensifies Fight Against Drug and Substance Abuse

The Government of Zimbabwe is stepping up its fight against drug and substance abuse under the National Drug and Substance Abuse Response programme. During the 17th Post Cabinet Briefing meeting held in Harare, it was announced that the fine for drug and substance abuse would be increased from USD 30 to USD 400, or the […]

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Government Signs Drought Flash Appeal Document with UN

The Government, through the Ministry of Local Government and Public Works, has signed a Drought Flash Appeal with the United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Zimbabwe. This initiative aims to mobilize US$429.3 million towards drought mitigation, addressing part of the country’s national requirement of US$3.3 billion. The signing comes as President Emmerson Mnangagwa reassures […]

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Pamela Tremont Sworn In as US Ambassador to Zimbabwe

Pamela Tremont has been officially sworn in as the new United States Ambassador to Zimbabwe in a ceremony held in Washington, D.C. Richard Verma, Deputy Secretary of State for Management, administered the oath of allegiance, praising Tremont as an exceptional diplomat and expressing confidence in her ability to strengthen the relationship between the US and […]

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St. Petersburg Forum: Zimbabwe’s Path to Enhanced International Cooperation

The Cabinet received and noted a report on His Excellency the President’s attendance at the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, presented by the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade, Honourable Dr. Fredrick Shava. President Mnangagwa attended the 27th edition of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum from June 5 to June 8, 2024, at […]

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Minister Garwe Presents Report on High-Stakes Drought Relief Initiative

The Cabinet reviewed the report on the Signing Ceremony of the Joint Drought Flash Appeal Document, presented by the Minister of Local Government and Public Works, Honourable Daniel Garwe President Mnangagwa had declared the El Nino-induced drought a State of Disaster on March 28, 2024, under Section 27(1) of the Civil Protection Act. This declaration […]

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New Judicial Appointments Strengthen Courts

President Mnangagwa has appointed 10 new High Court judges and one new Administrative Court judge, following recommendations by the Judicial Service Commission (JSC) after a series of public interviews last month.Additionally, Justice Garainesu Mawadze from the Masvingo High Court has been promoted to Deputy Judge President, working alongside Judge President Justice Mary Zimba-Dube. These new […]

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President Mnangagwa Pays Tribute to Malawian VP Saulos Chilima After Fatal Plane Crash

President Mnangagwa expressed grief and condolences yesterday following the death of Malawi’s Vice President Saulos Chilima and nine others in a plane crash earlier this week.In his condolence message, President Mnangagwa lauded the late VP for his contributions to African integration and bilateral relations. “With great shock and sadness, I learned of the tragic plane […]

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ZIMTRADE’s Training Propels SMEs Towards International Market Success

In Bulawayo, a transformation is underway as small to medium enterprises (SMEs) gain the confidence to enter the export market, thanks to a strategic initiative by Zimbabwe’s trade promotion authority, ZIMTRADE. These ventures, which began as modest local businesses, are now gearing up to compete on the international stage.Bulawayo’s entrepreneurs are seizing the vast opportunities […]

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