Economy

Economy

Captains of industry roped in to plot new economic course for Zimbabwe

By Ray Ndlovu Zimbabwean President Emmerson Mnangagwa has announced the formation of a 24-member advisory council comprising captains of industry drawn from telecoms, tourism, infrastructure, health, media and financial services. Mnangagwa said the council would help him formulate key economic policies and strategies to advance Vision 2030, his ambitious drive […]

Economy

Zimbabwe’s Capitalist Crisis: Finance Minister a ‘Fraud’ and ‘Political Moron,’ as Army Represses Protests

By Patrick Bond Once again, a formidable burst of state brutality against Zimbabwe’s citizenry has left at least a dozen corpses, scores of serious injuries, mass arrests, internet suspension and a furious citizenry. The January 14-17 nationwide protests were called by trade unions against an unprecedented fuel price hike, leading […]