Top stories for July 21-25 Tourism Minister Walter Mzembi said Zimbabwe could boost its tourism earnings from US$1 billion to US$5 billion within the next six years and he was not dreaming.
President Robert Mugabe today assured the nation that his government’s economic blueprint for the years 2013 to 2018, the Zimbabwe Agenda for Sustainable Socio-Economic Transformation (ZimAsset), will bring about the much-needed economic recovery.
Belgium is still interested in Zimbabwe’s diamonds and the president of the Antwerp World Diamond Centre Stéphane Fischler will be in Zimbabwe next week for the Zimbabwe for the Mining, Engineering and Transport Exhibition (Mine Entra 2014).
Zimbabweans in the diaspora are sending more money home through the official channels according to figures released by the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe recently.
The circus about former Premier Services Medical Aid Society chief executive officer, Cuthbert Dube continues.
Zambia’s Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has told Britain’s Secretary of State for International Development Justine Greening to lift sanctions on Zimbabwe because they are affecting his country’s growth as well.
The United States today regularised its sanctions on Zimbabwe by consolidating executive orders issued in November 2005 and July 2008 into a final rule that is effective from today, 10 July 2014.