Local investors reacted to a cabinet reshuffle in the week by piling onto the stock market, leading to the mainstream index hitting another record setting level of 505.32 on Friday.
There was heated debate in Parliament last week when Binga North Member of Parliament sought clarification from the Deputy Minister of Local Government Christopher Chingosho where First Lady Grace Mugabe got the authority to issue orders to government institutions.
Zimbabwe’s raw milk production increased by nearly three percent to 5.72 million litres in September, compared to 5.58 million litres achieved in the same period last year, latest figures show.
A Zimbabwe African National Union-Patriotic Front Member of Parliament has complained about how projects in Bulawayo are not being prioritised and said that it was this lack of concern about the plight of the people of Bulawayo and Matebeleland that led to complaints about tribalism and regionalism.
Clothing retail chain, Truworths widened its loss after tax by 73 percent from $1 million to $1.7 million in the full year to July weighed down by a 24 decline in revenue.
Zimplats says it is already compliant with Zimbabwe’s beneficiation requirements and will not be affected by the imposition of the punitive 15 percent levy on unprocessed platinum exports from next year, according to chief executive Alex Mhembere.
Binga North Member of Parliament Prince Sibanda said President Robert Mugabe’s speech at the official opening of Parliament was totally irrelevant as he did not address any issues that affect ordinary Zimbabweans.