More brain less brawn, please!
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More brain less brawn, please!

Darlington Musarurwa Business  Editor’s Brief OBVIOUSLY incensed by the stubbornness and indiscipline of truant players…

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Commanding ourselves to feed our stomachs
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Commanding ourselves to feed our stomachs

Darlington Musarurwa Business Editor’s Brief THERE is a local proverb that captures how cynical it…

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A threat to insurance as we know it
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A threat to insurance as we know it

Business Editor’s Brief WITH the tussle between Government, as the regulator of medical insurance, and…

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Renewable energy: Too much talking the walk
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Renewable energy: Too much talking the walk

ON May 15, 2016, Germany recorded an incredible feat: the country’s power demand of 45,8…

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Business Editor’s Brief: NRZ needs a serious rethink
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Business Editor’s Brief: NRZ needs a serious rethink

There was talk that NRZ would buy locomotives from China, but, again, the deal never…

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BUSINESS EDITOR BRIEF: Excuse me, Governor Mangudya
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BUSINESS EDITOR BRIEF: Excuse me, Governor Mangudya

. . . national payment systems need to be interoperable first A REAL “culture shock”…

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BUSINESS Editor’s Brief: ZMDC needs  urgent, real reform
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BUSINESS Editor’s Brief: ZMDC needs urgent, real reform

FOR centuries, Africa’s “resource curse” or the paradox of plenty as some would call it,…

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The cure for flawed mining agreements
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The cure for flawed mining agreements

FOR a country that is scrounging for resources to sustain basic Government functions, not least…

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When tobacco glitters more than diamonds
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When tobacco glitters more than diamonds

THERE is definitely something strange about the diamond industry. It is almost eeriengly similar to…

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Greed & avarice: An unwanted  export from hyper-inflationary era
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Greed & avarice: An unwanted export from hyper-inflationary era

Business Editor’s Brief If Zimbabwe is to take its pride of place among manufacturing and…

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Business Editor’s Brief: It’s time business removes its diapers
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Business Editor’s Brief: It’s time business removes its diapers

IN May 2006, Dr Gideon Gono, the then Governor of the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe,…

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Business  Editor’s Brief: Consumer interest must triumph in telecoms
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Business Editor’s Brief: Consumer interest must triumph in telecoms

It has been a particularly trying fortnight for mobile telecommunication companies around the globe. On…

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The wages of dithering are darkness
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The wages of dithering are darkness

IF there is anything the Zimbabwe Electricity Supply Authority has succeeded in doing over the…

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Business Editor’s Analysis: Farming lessons from arid Israel
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Business Editor’s Analysis: Farming lessons from arid Israel

The tale of Israel and Zimbabwe’s agricultural circumstances is scandalous,what the former needs and desperately…

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Business Editor’s Brief: Companies to be wary of slimming to death
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Business Editor’s Brief: Companies to be wary of slimming to death

NATURE has fascinating anecdotes that tend to mimic real-life situations and circumstances, and the way…

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