Amplats has agreed to transfer majority of its Unki mine in Zimbabwe to locals, following pressure from President Robert Mugabe's government.
Zimbabwe may cut its economic growth projections for this year, while inflation forecasts could be higher than previously expected, says Tendai Biti.
Six Zimbabwean activists convicted of airing Arab Spring videos were fined $500 and sentenced to community service, rather than 10 years in prison.
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's electricity regulator has ordered a 31% tariff increase, to ensure the state-owned power utility Zesa's stays profitable.
Zimbabwe's government has given foreign firms an ultimatum to submit plans on how they propose to transfer majority stakes to local owners.
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.
Zimbabwe PM Morgan Tsvangirai says violence and intimidation by the military are hindering attempts to write a new constitution.
Zimbabwe Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai axed ministers from his MDC party from the Cabinet on Wednesday.
Zimbabwe has met minimum conditions set by the Kimberley Process Certification Scheme and could start exporting the precious stones.