The Standard https://www.thestandard.co.zw Zimbabwe's Leading Sunday Newspaper Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:30:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 Covid-19: Tourists magnet feels the pinch https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/covid-19-tourists-magnet-feels-the-pinch/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=covid-19-tourists-magnet-feels-the-pinch https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/covid-19-tourists-magnet-feels-the-pinch/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:30:00 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969745 By FARAI MUTSAKA HARARE— A fish eagle swoops over the water to grab a fish in its talons and then flies to its nest. Nearby are a martial eagle, a […]

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Zim has potential to earn millions from crafts https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/zim-has-potential-to-earn-millions-from-crafts/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=zim-has-potential-to-earn-millions-from-crafts https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/zim-has-potential-to-earn-millions-from-crafts/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:28:34 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969742 ZIMBABWE has the potential to grow exports from the arts and crafts sector and tap into the growing global market for basketware currently standing at around US$2,1 billion, Lupane Women’s […]

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Zimbabwe’s new cyber law to target online government and military critics https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/zimbabwes-new-cyber-law-to-target-online-government-and-military-critics/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=zimbabwes-new-cyber-law-to-target-online-government-and-military-critics https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/zimbabwes-new-cyber-law-to-target-online-government-and-military-critics/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:26:54 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969741 Zimbabwe could sanction the search for government critics online, thanks to a planned cyber-security law earmarked to make it an offence to spread falsehoods and deal with leakage of official […]

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Demystifying the Cyber Bill https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/demystifying-the-cyber-bill/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=demystifying-the-cyber-bill https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/demystifying-the-cyber-bill/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:22:06 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969739 This past week I was among those that were observing the Zimbabwean parliamentary public hearings on the Cyber Security and Data Protection Bill, gazetted on May 15 2020. These public […]

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Time to align laws to constitution, not to make amendments https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/time-to-align-laws-to-constitution-not-to-make-amendments/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=time-to-align-laws-to-constitution-not-to-make-amendments https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/time-to-align-laws-to-constitution-not-to-make-amendments/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:20:18 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969737 Heal Zimbabwe welcomes the report by the Portfolio Committee on justice, legal and parliamentary affairs on the recent public hearings on the Constitution of Zimbabwe Amendment No 2 Bill. Before […]

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Caution needed in re-opening schools https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/caution-needed-in-re-opening-schools/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=caution-needed-in-re-opening-schools https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/caution-needed-in-re-opening-schools/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 11:19:05 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969735 The lockdown to control the spread of the novel coronavirus has disrupted Zimbabwe’s education system to an extent that it may take years to recover. Authorities were forced to halt […]

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Sports agency aims to unlock Zim sport’s commercial value https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/sports-agency-aims-to-unlock-zim-sports-commercial-value/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=sports-agency-aims-to-unlock-zim-sports-commercial-value https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/12/sports-agency-aims-to-unlock-zim-sports-commercial-value/#respond Sun, 12 Jul 2020 09:16:05 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969732 PLAY by Play Inc, an ambitious sports, and entertainment company that specialises in brand management, has teamed up with top Zimbabwean athletes in rugby and cricket in a partnership they […]

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New Policy Drafts By Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe is a Welcoming Situation https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/11/new-policy-drafts-by-reserve-bank-of-zimbabwe-is-a-welcoming-situation/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=new-policy-drafts-by-reserve-bank-of-zimbabwe-is-a-welcoming-situation https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/11/new-policy-drafts-by-reserve-bank-of-zimbabwe-is-a-welcoming-situation/#respond Sat, 11 Jul 2020 02:29:57 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969725 Cryptocurrency regulations have been long-awaited by the Zimbabwe economy and Reserve Bank has drafted a new policy regulation. A framework is being proposed where the cryptocurrency exchange and trading will […]

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Press Release_COVID response for Zimbabwe final version https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/10/press-release_covid-response-for-zimbabwe-final-version/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=press-release_covid-response-for-zimbabwe-final-version https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/10/press-release_covid-response-for-zimbabwe-final-version/#respond Fri, 10 Jul 2020 14:11:32 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969718 The post Press Release_COVID response for Zimbabwe final version appeared first on The Standard.

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7 THINGS SOUTH AFRICANS MUST KNOW BEFORE INVESTING IN BITCOINS. https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/10/7-things-south-africans-must-know-before-investing-in-bitcoins/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=7-things-south-africans-must-know-before-investing-in-bitcoins https://www.thestandard.co.zw/2020/07/10/7-things-south-africans-must-know-before-investing-in-bitcoins/#respond Fri, 10 Jul 2020 02:19:52 +0000 https://www.thestandard.co.zw/?p=210006720969722 Bitcoin is touted to be the next lucrative investment in the post corona era, as per Bitcoin Lab CEO Tetsuyuki Oishi. A financial analyst with financial company Fisco, he has […]

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