Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 2,316 headlines found
The tobacco marketing season begins this Wednesday. We are anticipating a good season and in terms of the preparations we have gone round the auction floors to check their readiness to open this week. These floors have been in the business, so they are
Mar 12, 2017 Sunday Mail (zw)
added Mar 12, 2017 20:54
Zimbabwe’s tobacco output for 2014 could reach 185 million kilogrammes, 11 percent more than last year, an industry official said ahead of the start of the selling season next month. “The outlook is quite encouraging and we will easily surpass the 167 mil
Jan 30, 2014 Zimbabwe Mail (uk)
added Jan 30, 2014 12:45
The 2016 tobacco selling season officially opened on Wednesday with some farmers complaining about the new payment system in which farmers are expected to receive payment through banks instead of receiving cash at the auction floors.
Mar 30, 2016 Voice of America (VOANews.com)
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17
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
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
Small-scale tobacco farmers in the Burma Valley embarked on a cigar wrapper tobacco project this season. Cigar wrapper is tobacco leaf used as the outermost covering of a cigar, surrounding the binder. This comes at a time when there is a shortage of ciga
Aug 4, 2016 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Aug 5, 2016 17:15
Up to one million jobs could be lost in Zimbabwe's tobacco sectors, as an international lobby to ban the crop gathers momentum.
Oct 1, 2012 The Africa Report (fr)
added Oct 1, 2012 17:13