Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 1,877 headlines found
Deforestation, threats to water supply and an ongoing failure to produce critically needed food are just some warnings marring Zimbabwe’s tobacco ‘boom’. The much publicised ‘success’ of the tobacco sector has been lauded by ZANU PF, which led the land
Nov 11, 2013 SW Radio Africa News (zw)
added Nov 11, 2013 13:29
Mugabe said he embarked on the land-grab program in 2000 to address the expropriation of land from blacks during the 90 years of white rule that ended after a civil war in 1980. While it helped him win rural votes and retain power, the economy was grippe
Nov 3, 2013 Business Week/Bloomberg
added Nov 3, 2013 23:24
RISKY . . . At least 13 insurance companies have pulled out of the tobacco industry citing the high risk associated with the crop,
Oct 1, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Oct 2, 2013 03:30
Zimbabwe Framework for Tobacco Control Trust [ZFTCT] ... for Zimbabwe to wake up and smell the coffee by starting to gradually shift from tobacco as its key money maker to other crops that provide food on the table for both children and adults, thereby al
Sep 20, 2013 Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added Sep 20, 2013 11:53
THE Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said that farmers should access funding in order to boost production levels for the country.
Sep 8, 2013 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Sep 8, 2013 16:49
Zanu-PF’s plans to “indigenise” foreign businesses. This would mean that at least 51 per cent of any enterprise should be owned by black Zimbabweans. ... manufacturers such as Nestlé and British American Tobacco, are in Zanu-PF’s sights.
Aug 15, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 15, 2013 15:14
Tuesday pledged to forge ahead with his indigenisation drive, which calls for foreign-owned companies to be majority owned by black Zimbabweans, following his recent election victory.
Aug 13, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 13, 2013 15:45
A 55-year-old maid in Beatrice who stole 30 packets of tobacco seed from her employer worth US$750 will spend the next month behind bars.
Aug 13, 2013 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Aug 13, 2013 10:49
SOUTH Africa has overtaken China as the biggest buyer of the country’s golden leaf as of last week, according to latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB).
Aug 11, 2013 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Aug 11, 2013 22:58
International groups with a presence in the country include ... manufacturers British American Tobacco and Nestlé.
Aug 5, 2013 Financial Times (uk)
added Aug 6, 2013 02:25