Business – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com Zimbabwe News and Internet Radio Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:19:05 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.4 http://nehandaradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/cropped-Nehanda-Radio-Favicon-512-32x32.jpg Business – Nehanda Radio http://nehandaradio.com 32 32 Shepherd Bushiri launches “SB Hotels: Sparkling Waters and Spa” in SA – PICTURES http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/shepherd-bushiri-launches-sb-hotels-sparkling-waters-spa-sa-pictures/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/shepherd-bushiri-launches-sb-hotels-sparkling-waters-spa-sa-pictures/#comments Thu, 22 Feb 2018 20:19:05 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=169233 Multi-millionaire preacher and businessman Shepherd Bushiri chose his birthday on Tuesday to launch a new R1,3 billion ($111m) hotel called "SB Hotels: Sparkling Waters and Spa" in Rustenburg, South Africa. The hotel comes complete with an artificial beach among other features.

Multi-millionaire preacher and businessman Shepherd Bushiri chose his birthday on Tuesday to launch a new R1,3 billion ($111m) hotel called "SB Hotels: Sparkling Waters and Spa" in Rustenburg, South Africa. The hotel comes complete with an artificial beach amongst other features.

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The pinpoint punter and his legion http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/pinpoint-punter-legion/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/pinpoint-punter-legion/#respond Thu, 22 Feb 2018 10:11:08 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168915

A quick view from outside a betting shop along Robert Mugabe Avenue in Harare, paints a picture of a hive of activity as hordes of people of all ages briskly walk in and out of the teeming building.

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Telecel to launch ‘Bundle Mania’ promotion http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/telecel-launch-bundle-mania-promotion/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/telecel-launch-bundle-mania-promotion/#comments Thu, 22 Feb 2018 09:26:56 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168910

Mobile operator Telecel Zimbabwe has announced that it will be launching a point-based competition, Bundle Mania promotion, for registered subscribers who purchase WhatsApp, Facebook, MegaBoost and Wi-Fi bundles.

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We aim to enhance efficiency, says Zimra boss http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/aim-enhance-efficiency-says-zimra-boss/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/22/aim-enhance-efficiency-says-zimra-boss/#comments Thu, 22 Feb 2018 06:53:42 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168869

The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (zimra) has started working on new strategies to plug corruption and speed up the movement of cargo through the country’s ports of entry, an official has said.

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Dube wades into ‘foreign’ labour saga http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/21/dube-wades-foreign-labour-saga/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/21/dube-wades-foreign-labour-saga/#comments Wed, 21 Feb 2018 19:21:31 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168864 Colonel (Retired) Tshinga Dube

Makokoba MP and former Cabinet minister Tshinga Dube has waded into the emotional “jobs for the boys” debate — by calling corporates and parastatals with a presence in the city to give first preference to Bulawayo residents whenever they are recruiting, especially for menial jobs.

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‘NRZ revival to cut transport costs’ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/21/nrz-revival-cut-transport-costs/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/21/nrz-revival-cut-transport-costs/#comments Wed, 21 Feb 2018 10:12:17 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168816

Improved efficiency by the National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ) is expected to see industries that transport bulk cargo reducing logistics costs by 15 percent to 20 percent, an official said yesterday.

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Council clears Egodini for mall project to resume http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/council-clears-egodini-mall-project-resume/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/council-clears-egodini-mall-project-resume/#comments Tue, 20 Feb 2018 12:17:25 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168431 Kombis at Basch Street Bus Terminus popularly known as Egodini

The Bulawayo City Council has started the process of relocating commuter and vendor operators from Egodini terminus paving way for its upgrading starting next week.The local authority has already handed over the site to the South African contractor, Terracotta Trading Private Limited, which won the tender to build the $60 million Egodini mall.

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New locos and waggons for NRZ on lease http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/new-locos-waggons-nrz-lease/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/new-locos-waggons-nrz-lease/#comments Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:56:15 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168396

Locomotives, wagons and coaches delivered by the Diaspora Infrastructure Development Group (DIDG) to National Railways of Zimbabwe (NRZ), under a $400 million deal, are on lease while new ones are expected in the near future, Transport and Infrastructure Development Minister Jorum Gumbo has said.

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Potraz cracks whip on NetOne http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/potraz-cracks-whip-netone/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/potraz-cracks-whip-netone/#comments Tue, 20 Feb 2018 09:47:40 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168394

The Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory Authority of Zimbabwe (Potraz) has directed NetOne to compensate all subscribers who lost airtime on the Onefusion package over the weekend due to a faulty billing system.

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Chivayo, business partner clash http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/chivayo-business-partner-clash-168381/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/20/chivayo-business-partner-clash-168381/#comments Tue, 20 Feb 2018 08:55:05 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168381 Mr Wicknell Chivhayo (left) and Intratek lawyer Mr Bruce Tokwe giving evidence to members of the parliamentary portfolio committee on Mines and Energy yesterday. Picture by John Manzongo

Businessman Mr Wicknell Chivayo is embroiled in boardroom squabbles with his business partner Mr Yusuf Ahmid whom he accuses of plotting to elbow him out of Intratrek Zimbabwe Private Limited.

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MMCZ bosses acquitted http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/mmcz-bosses-acquitted/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/mmcz-bosses-acquitted/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:51:56 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=168000 Secretary for Mines and Mining Development Professor Francis Gudyanga

Harare regional magistrate Elijah Makomo has acquitted two Minerals Marketing Corporation of Zimbabwe (MMCZ) executives, after ruling they were being maliciously targeted by former Mines ministry permanent secretary Francis Gudyanga, who sought to cover up on his acts of bad governance and criminal abuse of office.

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Canadian miner eyes Zim lithium http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/canadian-miner-eyes-zim-lithium/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/canadian-miner-eyes-zim-lithium/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 13:25:43 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167998 File picture of a mine in South Africa (Picture by Reuters)

Canadian mineral exploration company Chimata Gold Corporation said it is seeking to raise at least US$2 million needed to seal a deal with a Mauritius-based firm, Zimbabwe Lithium Company, to mine lithium in Kamativi.

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Hwange bid to evict protestors suffers setback http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/hwange-bid-evict-protestors-suffers-setback/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/hwange-bid-evict-protestors-suffers-setback/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:31:18 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167911 Hwange Colliery workers wives demonstrating for payment of their husbands' salaries

Hwange Colliery Company Limited (HCCL)’s bid to have demonstrators ejected from its premises suffered a setback after its urgent chamber application was removed from the High Court roll.

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High Court dismisses OK challenge http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/high-court-dismisses-ok-challenge/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/high-court-dismisses-ok-challenge/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 09:21:37 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167910 OK Zimbabwe

The High Court has dismissed an application by OK Zimbabwe Limited challenging the pending disconnection of power at its shop in Gwanda over a $72 000 electricity bill.The ruling by Bulawayo High Court judge Justice Maxwell Takuva follows an urgent chamber application by OK Zimbabwe Ltd citing the Zimbabwe Electricity Transmission and Distribution Company (ZETDC) as the respondent.

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NRZ passenger train gold mine for tourism — Carl Joshua http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/nrz-passenger-train-gold-mine-tourism-carl-joshua/ http://nehandaradio.com/2018/02/19/nrz-passenger-train-gold-mine-tourism-carl-joshua/#comments Mon, 19 Feb 2018 08:13:19 +0000 http://nehandaradio.com/?p=167899

Comedian Carl Joshua feels that passenger train coaches are a gold mine for tourism as they are more comfortable than buses after he and his wife Nelsy travelled from Victoria Falls to Bulawayo recently.

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