Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 2,266 headlines found
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’s tobacco sector which had been on the resurgence, is currently facing a subdued 2015 auctioning season following reduced deliveries at the country’s three auction floors. The move would translate into reduced revenue flows for the country as th
Jun 9, 2015 The Citizen (za)
added Jun 9, 2015 16:57
TIMB chief executive officer Andrew Matibiri told Business Chronicle last week that this yearâ€™s tobacco export volumes were lower than in 2013 due to a recent industrial action at Mashonaland Tobacco Company. â€œThis yearâ€™s tobacco export volumes we
Dec 29, 2014 Chronicle (zw)
added Dec 29, 2014 12:47
Mar 8, 2014 BBC Online
added Mar 8, 2014 14:05
Preparations for the 2015 tobacco marketing season have started with merchants indicating that they will not be buying low-grade leaves this season. An oversupply of tobacco on the international market is expected and this may affect local prices.
Jan 26, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jan 26, 2015 21:50
THE tobacco sector will experience a shorter season as a result of climate change which has brought the rains late, the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) has said.
Dec 30, 2015 Newsday (zw)
added Dec 30, 2015 23:10
A cigar-wrapping tobacco auction floor has been set up in Zimbabwe’s Manicaland province where 14 farmers, mostly women, engaged in cultivating the lucrative burley tobacco, will utilize the facility for selling their produce.
Jun 7, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Jun 9, 2016 16:28
Global tobacco production is expected to drop by around 100 million kilogrammes, a development that will result in local prices going up during this marketing season, a senior Government official has said. The 2016 tobacco marketing season will open on
Mar 5, 2016 All-Africa.com
added Mar 7, 2016 17:50
TOBACCO Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) and tobacco merchants have established a Sustainable Afforestation Association (SAA) to spearhead reforestation across the country.
Apr 13, 2014 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added Apr 14, 2014 00:34
[Africa, China] Chinese farmers take over former white-owned farms in Zimbabwe to cash in on tobacco
At least five farms have attracted Chinese investment in Mashonaland Central...Safe in the knowledge that Mr Mugabe’s policy of strengthening ties with China will offer a degree of protection, they have poured money into machinery and are taking advice f
Sep 18, 2016 Electronic Telegraph (uk)
added Sep 18, 2016 22:59