IMF trashes Zim inflation statistics

This was amid a backlash from industries, which warned of the ramifications of relying on distorted statistics if government proceeded with its plans.
By Tatira Zwinoira Feb. 16, 2024

Economy edges towards full dollarisation

The Zimdollar has been depreciating sharply against major currencies on low confidence. The depreciation has pushed up the prices of basic commodities.

Our figures are correct, says ZimStat

ZimStat was reacting to concerns raised over the accuracy of mortality figures collected during the 2022 Population and Housing Census.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Feb. 8, 2024

Family basket doubles to ZWL$6,2m

The development comes at a time when most retailers have pegged prices in United States dollars with some demanding payment for some goods exclusively in foreign currency.
By Mirriam Mangwaya Feb. 7, 2024

We’ll investigate basic goods scarcity: Govt

“Once they do that analysis, we will be able to inform the government to make the necessary interventions.
By Harriet Chikandiwa Feb. 3, 2024

Zim census figures ‘questionable’

ZimStat demography and social statistics director, Aluwisio Mukavhi acknowledged the possible distorted population figures due to unregistered deaths.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Feb. 2, 2024

Editorial: Rising food poverty cause for concern

The Zimbabwe National Statistics Agency (ZimStat) has highlighted in its latest report the grave situation confronting us.
By Newsday Feb. 1, 2024

Zimbos sink deeper into poverty

The Zimdollar has lost more than a third of its value in January this year with the parallel market rate standing at US$1:ZWL$15 000.
By Sharon Buwerimwe Jan. 30, 2024

Meikles flags in-store exchange rate policy

Room occupancy grew by five percentage points to 42% for the quarter from 37% achieved last year.
By Mthandazo Nyoni Jan. 24, 2024