Zimra supporting voluntary tax compliance

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority was established in terms of the Revenue Authority Act [23.11]. In carrying out its mandate Zimra provides a number of support programs to assist taxpayers comply with tax laws. Taxpayers can take advantage of these programs to maintain a clean bill of health. Taxpayer Education On …

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AfDB to avail $1,50bn towards agriculture

Shamiso Dzingire Bulawayo Bureau The Africa Development Bank (AfDB) says it will avail over $1,5 billion annually over the next 10 years to support young agriculture entrepreneurs across the continent. In a statement released to commemorate International Youth Day on Sunday, AfDB said the financial support was part of efforts …

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Mat North should brace for development: Sansole

Leonard Ncube Bulawayo Bureau BUSINESSES in Matabeleland North should brace for a new economic order for development in the province. This was said by Hwange Show Society chairperson Mr Herbert Sansole following a successful Hwange Agricultural Show that ended on Saturday. A record 50-plus exhibitors including big organisations and small …

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Gold volumes up

First Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan argued citizens should buy gold, then he says sell. Add dramatic swings in the lira, and the country’s traders are now enthusiastically doing both. Gold futures volumes have surged on the Borsa Istanbul as the volatile currency attracts speculation and after the lira’s plunge …

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SA rand plunges

The rand slumped more than 3 percent yesterday over renewed uncertainty over South Africa’s land reform plan and a Moody’s warning on the country’s fiscal deficit. “The rand is under massive pressure on renewed speculation regarding land reform and the implementations thereof. In an already risk-averse market, this only adds …

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Business rescue options available at brink of collapse

The primary objective of the Genesis Global Finance (GGF) Business Rescue Services, is to rehabilitate distressed businesses so that they are able to operate efficiently and meet all their obligations to stakeholders. GGF is registered as judicial managers and administrators and are in the market to provide business rescue services …

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Environmental Management Agency Laboratory

It is a national institute, built for support and advice on all aspects of environmental quality, research, treatment studies, training and environmental quality information. The laboratory started operating under EMA management in 2007, was first accredited in 2012 and has continuously maintained its accreditation status. Policy statement Management at EMAL …

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Gold prices fall

Gold prices fell yesterday as US stock markets stabilised, easing fears of a deeper sell-off, and the dollar strengthened, making bullion more expensive for users of other currencies. Gold had surged on Monday as falling US share prices and fears of a global trade war pushed investors towards safer assets. …

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Rand gains

South Africa’s rand gained more than 2 percent yesterday, bouncing off a two-year low struck a day before, when investors dumped emerging market assets because of fears over the Turkish economy. At 0705 GMT, the rand traded at 14.0800 versus the dollar, around 2.3 percent stronger on the day and …

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Zim aquaculture export volumes down 12pc

Tawanda Musarurwa Senior Business Reporter Zimbabwe’s fish exports volumes declined 12 percent between February and April 2018 from the prior comparable period due to high business costs, official figures from the Livestock and Meat Advisory Council (LMAC) show. Commercial fish farming (aquaculture) in the country is still a small industry …

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