Economy

  • Climate Financing to Increase Resilience to Negative Climate Change Impacts in Zimbabwe
    Climate Financing to Increase Resilience to Negative Climate Change Impacts in Zimbabwe By Cynthia Tapera    Regional Manager Anglophone Africa Developing agriculture remains Zimbabwe’s most direct route to reducing poverty, hunger and malnutrition given that 67% of the population resides in rural areas and rely on smallholder farming as a source of livelihood. The transformation of agriculture Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

Corporate

  • Genesure introduces self-service Zinara Licensing and Motor Vehicle Insurance machine
    Genesure introduces self-service Zinara Licensing and Motor Vehicle Insurance machine (Release) GeneInsure, a Multiple Insurance Agent (Underwritten by Zimnat General Insurance), takes pride in being the first and only one in the Zimbabwean Insurance Sector to provide Self Service Insurance through the Automated Licensing Machine – ALM. The kiosks are found at select OK, Bon Marche stores, select Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

Markets

  • THE ZSE/ VFEX TODAY: ZSE firmer on Tuesday
    ZSE firmer today HARARE, The ZSE traded firmer today with most indices reducing the losses from previous sessions. The Mining Index gained 19.30 points, the Top Ten Index added 2.47 points and the benchmark All Share Index was up by 15.49 points. First Mutual Properties and Getbucks were the biggest gainers adding 20% whilst Dawn Properties was the biggest loser after easing 11.53%. The market breadth Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

International

  • How can insurance businesses build their “resilience muscle”?
    How can insurance businesses build their “resilience muscle”? Resilience has been the order of the day for the insurance industry since its inception but never has that been more apparent than during the last 18 months. COVID-19 has turned up the heat on insurance businesses of every shape and size. At Insurance Business UK’s recent Women in Insurance conference, a panel of esteemed Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]

Analysis

  • Term insurance: How much should your coverage amount be?
    Life insurance is one of the important pillars of personal finance. In the COVID-19 era, this has assumed greater significance. In case of the death of the insured individual during the policy term, the death benefit (a lump-sum amount) is paid by the insurance company to the beneficiaries named by the individual. If the person survives the tenure of the policy, he/she doesn’t get anything back. The Read more Share...FacebookTwitterLinkedinemail […]