Business Posts

Gender Equality Critical To Development

By Lazarus Sauti , 15 , Oct 2013

Former United Nations’ Secretary General Kofi Annan once said, “Gender equality is critical to the development and peace of every nation.” He was 100 percent right. This is so because .. Read More →

Facebook Buys ONAVO

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 15 , Oct 2013

Social Network giant Facebook buys Israeli's start up ONAVO, focused on intelligence around mobile application data for $100 million. In their report, Facebook says they are going to turn Tel .. Read More →

Zimbabwe Telecoms Giant Econet Nominated For Prestigious Award

By Takudzwa Mashumba , 15 , Oct 2013

Zimbabwe's leading telecoms company Econet Wireless and its France based Astelia has been nominated for the prestigious 'Best Cost Efficiency Solution for Africa Award' at the Africa Com Awards to .. Read More →

Good Road Network Key To Africa`s Socio -Economic Development

By Lazarus Sauti , 12 , Oct 2013

Lack of adequate transport systems is one of the major factors hampering development in countries within and across the African continent. This is so because without good roads, it is .. Read More →

Africa To Invest In Agricultural Research To Reduce Poverty

By Lazarus Sauti , 12 , Oct 2013

Agricultural research - a discipline dealing with the selection, breeding, and management of crops and domestic animals for more economical production – can reduce poverty in Africa. This means countries .. Read More →

Value – Addition A Must For Africa

By Best Masinire , 11 , Oct 2013

According to the World Bank, African growth continues to be spurred by the export of commodities such as oil, minerals and metals. In light of that, Africa is the world’s .. Read More →

Zimbabwe`s Cotton Industry On The Verge Of Collapse

By Correspondent , 11 , Oct 2013

ByTatenda Chambwe For some decades, thousands of small scale cotton growers in Zimbabwe have been realizing good returns from their cotton seed. Many had their livelihood transformed for the better .. Read More →

Entrepreneur Chauncy Mopho Scoops Global Award

By Lorraine Mashandure , 11 , Oct 2013

(News of the South) - The Black Business Achievers has awarded USA based Malawian prominent entrepreneur with a second position for the global business award in 2013. Chauncy Mopho Jere .. Read More →

Zimbabwe`s Masiyiwa Among Africa`s Richest Billionnaires

By Norman Muvavarirwa , 10 , Oct 2013

Zimbabwe's richest man and telecommunications tycoon Strive Masiyiwa is one of Africa's 55 billionaires with a combined fortune of $143.88 billion. The average net worth of the members of this .. Read More →