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Nelson Banya

Nelson Banya

    Amplats to transfer 51% of Zimbabwe mine to locals
    Amplats to transfer 51% of Zimbabwe mine to locals
    Amplats has agreed to transfer majority of its Unki mine in Zimbabwe to locals, following pressure from President Robert Mugabe's government.
    Zim inflation increases, growth expectations low
    Zim inflation increases, growth expectations low
    Zimbabwe may cut its economic growth projections for this year, while inflation forecasts could be higher than previously expected, says Tendai Biti.
    Zim court fines activists for anti-Mugabe plot
    Zim court fines activists for anti-Mugabe plot
    Six Zimbabwean activists convicted of airing Arab Spring videos were fined $500 and sentenced to community service, rather than 10 years in prison.
    Zim to probe foreign firms over ownership law
    Zim to probe foreign firms over ownership law
    Zimbabwe is due to probe firms to establish their level of compliance with a law that forces them to sell at least 51% of shares to Zimbabwe locals.
    Zimbabwe raises electricity tariffs by 31%
    Zimbabwe raises electricity tariffs by 31%
    Zimbabwe's electricity regulator has ordered a 31% tariff increase, to ensure the state-owned power utility Zesa's stays profitable.
    Zimbabwe gives foreign firms empowerment ultimatum
    Zimbabwe gives foreign firms empowerment ultimatum
    Zimbabwe's government has given foreign firms an ultimatum to submit plans on how they propose to transfer majority stakes to local owners.
    IMF: Zim economy buoyant, more reform needed
    IMF: Zim economy buoyant, more reform needed
    Zimbabwe's economy will grow for the second successive year in 2010 due to positive policies and strong commodity prices, the IMF said on Monday.
    Zim constitutional-reform process 'not credible'
    Zim constitutional-reform process 'not credible'
    Zimbabwe PM Morgan Tsvangirai says violence and intimidation by the military are hindering attempts to write a new constitution.
    Tsvangirai reshuffles MDC posts in Cabinet
    Tsvangirai reshuffles MDC posts in Cabinet
    Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai axed ministers from his MDC party from the Cabinet on Wednesday.
    Zim meets diamond trade standards, says monitor
    Zim meets diamond trade standards, says monitor
    Zimbabwe has met minimum conditions set by the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme and could start exporting the precious stones.
    Zimbabwe to appeal acquittal of Tsvangirai ally
    Zimbabwe to appeal acquittal of Tsvangirai ally
    Zimbabwe will appeal the acquittal of Roy Bennett, a top ally of Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai, in a terrorism trial, a state prosecutor has said.