Reserve Bank Of Zimbabwe

The case for investment in Zimbabwe’s economic rebirth

Encouraged by the positive sentiment of recent weeks, the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe now predicts 4% GDP growth in 2018.

Zimbabwe’s financial system is living on borrowed time —and borrowed money

Years of political instability and economic mismanagement under the rule of ZANU-PF have left Zimbabwe’s financial system in chaos

Taxpayers expected to rescue Zimbabwe’s Reserve Bank

Political largesse broke the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe; now the state wants the public to fill up the coffers, but they are not amused.

Zim: Moves to calm jittery banks

Foreign-owned financial institutions have indicated that they will withdraw if forced to indigenise.

Zim: Rescue plan falls through

The Reserve Bank plan to inject liquidity into the economy with a $100m interbank trade facility is dead in the water. So now what?

Zim needs to know its yen from its yuan

Zimbabwe is now the only country to use nine currencies as legal tender, but this is likely to lead to headaches for consumers and traders.

Zim banks fear having to pay for forex raid

A court has told a bank to return money taken by the Reserve Bank, which has raised fears about a possible flood of legal suits against banks.

Zim empowerment: Cambria’s indigenisation proposal under fresh scrutiny

After giving Cambria's indigenisation plan a thumbs-up last May, Zimbabwe's indigenisation ministry is now reassessing the company's proposal.

Liquidity crisis puts Zim economy at risk

Warning bells are sounding in Zimbabwe as cheap imports replace locally made products and the manufacturing sector stagnates.

Zimbabwean depositors shun banks

Unstable policies have resulted in Zimbabwe's citizens relying more on cash and shying away from depositing their money in banks.

Zimbabwe’s inflation figures don’t add up

Zimbabwe's annual inflation rate remained unchanged at 4.3% in February, according to official statistics.

Zimbabwe’s reserve bank up to its ears in debt

The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is severely hamstrung by a debt bill of $1.5-billion.


Democracy will flounder sans Stats SA

As the government bails out state-owned entities, it is leaving a hole in the budget of the agency tasked with telling us what South Africa looks like — one that is crucial to government decisions

The Facebook group taking on South Africa’s white right

Online battle over the ‘white genocide’ narrative on social media has dangerous real-world consequences

Trolley tender causes Acsa eruption

Stolen contract exposes rift in the senior ranks at the state airport’s management companies

Press Releases

Scatec Solar begins another Upington project

SPONSORED Scatec Solar and partners have once again grid connected in the ZF Mgcawu District, and started early...

Over R400-m given to businesses since launch of three-minute overdraft

The 3-minute overdraft radically reduces the time it takes for businesses to have their working capital needs met

Tourism can push Africa onto a new path – minister

The continent is fast becoming a dynamic sought-after tourist destination

South Africa’s education system is broken and unequal, and must be fixed without further delay

The Amnesty International report found that the South African government continues to miss its own education upgrading targets

Business travel industry generates billions

Meetings Africa is ready to take advantage of this lucrative opportunity

Conferences connect people to ideas

The World Expo and Meetings Africa are all about stimulating innovation – and income