The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange Industrial Index opened the week higher after adding 0.21 percent to close at 515.36 points today.
Regional cement maker Pretoria Portland Cement (PPC) says it has received an offer from a global building materials and solutions company, LarfargeHolcim, challenging an earlier offer from Fairfax.
Zimbabwe which is registering voters under the biometric system for next year’s elections but has so far received a slow response with just over a million voters registering so far has decided to offer 300 tonnes of rice to districts that will register the highest numbers.
Zimbabwe is among the 10 sub-Saharan Africa economies which have deteriorated significantly despite a positive outlook for the region, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said today.
The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front has called for a special politburo meeting today but did not disclose the agenda.
The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front will hold its special congress in Harare from 12 to 17 December and will indeed push for the elevation of a woman candidate to the presidium.