Buy Zimbabwe Chief Executive Officer Vandudzai Zirebwa says the country’s economic environment has provided more opportunities than challenges for local manufacturers and producers. Speaking to Great Dyke news, Zirebwa said government’s economic reforms have paved way for  new players in the local manufacturing industry, thereby promoting local products. Government has of late introduced numerous economic […]

The Mines and Mining Development Parliamentary Portfolio Committee says it will gather all the relevant input to incorporate into the mines and mining development bill which is expected in parliament in October this year. In an interview the Committee’s Chairperson Edmond Mkaratigwa said the Chamber of Mines of Zimbabwe and Zimbabwe Miners Federation as well […]

The Zimbabwe Environmental Law Association (ZELA) says it has partnered with stakeholders in the mining industry to ensure that small scale miners are capacitated with knowledge on how to handle substances such as mercury ad cyanide. Speaking to Great Dyke news at the sidelines of the on-going Mine Entra in Bulawayo today, ZELA programmes officer […]

Local women have been challenged to take up mining positions to ensure gender parity in the male-dominated sector. Mimosa Mining Company Human Resources manager, George Mawere indicated that only 4% of their workers are women, mainly because of the nature of mining operations. He, however, stated that women are starting to appreciate the importance of […]

The Zimbabwe Miners Federation says the 2019 Mine Entra is an opportunity for players in the mining sector to interface and plot a path to achieve targets set by the government. In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News Mining reporter Savemore Sithole, ZMF CEO Wellington Takavarasha had this to say. Throughout its existence, Mine […]

Stakeholders in the business sector say corruption is destroying the economy and only effective policies and institutions will curb be rot. In an interview Buy Zimbabwe Director Munyaradzi Hwengwere said corruption has become a cancer to the Zimbabwean economy. //////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// MEANWHILE – The Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption Commission says it has a lot of work on its table […]

Small scale miners in the Great Dyke say the upcoming Mine-Entra is a great opportunity for small scale miners to acquire knowledge and connect with key stakeholders in the mining sector. In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News’ Savemore Sithole Mberengwa Miners Association Chairperson Anderson Tsikira said the event provides a platform for players […]

Zimbabwe Miners Federation says miners in the Great Dyke will be given an opportunity to put their input in the Mine and Minerals Amendment Bill. In a telephone interview with Great Dyke News’ Stephen Mawarire ZMF President Makumba Nyenje indicated that they are yet to receive the bill but assured miners that they will have […]

The Zimbabwe Miners Federation says 40-tonne gold target for this year remains unchanged even though production has been affected negatively by the economic situation in the country. In an interview with Great Dyke News’ Savemore Sithole ZMF Chief Executive Officer Wellington Takavarasha said the federation is working with several stakeholders to avert obstacles that could […]

The Chrome Miners of Zimbabwe have tabled a document to government aimed at uplifting chrome mining through government funding and legislation to guide pricing of the mineral. Zimbabwe Miners Federation Vice President Lindi Mpofu told Great Dyke News that the document proposes protection of miners considering predatory pricing in the sector. There have been reports […]


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