The United States army private who was jailed for 35 years for one of the largest leaks of classified documents was released today after serving only seven years.
Zimbabwe plans to construct a 300 000 tonne platinum refining plant in a joint venture with an Australian-based firm Kelltech at an estimated cost of $200 million, Mines Minister Walter Chidhakwa said today The southern African nation, which holds the world’s largest platinum deposits after South Africa, will only implement a ban on exports of platinum concentrate after completing construction of the facility, Chidhakwa added, effectively postponing a punitive 15 percent tax meant to come into effect next year.
The Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front will be in power until 21 August next year even if President Robert Mugabe steps down, the parliamentary watchdog Veritas says.
Clothing retail chain, Edgars Stores Limited, will issue an additional 9.24 percent shareholding to an employee ownership trust to meet the requirements of Zimbabwe’s local ownership law.
Air Zimbabwe has been added to a list of airlines barred from entering Europe after failing to address safety deficiencies picked up during European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) operator audits, the European Commission announced yesterday.
Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front national commissar Saviour Kasukuwere, whose fate was to be discussed tomorrow, has been spared as the politburo meeting scheduled for tomorrow has been postponed.