Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 2,241 headlines found
Harvesting and curing of the early planted irrigated tobacco is underway in most parts of the country although farmers are facing a shortage of labour and experiencing constant power cuts due to incessant rains.
Jan 9, 2015 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jan 9, 2015 13:51
CHINA has reclaimed its position as Zimbabwe's top virginia tobacco importer after buying 22,3 million kilogrammes worth $187,6 million at $8,41 a kilogramme since the beginning of the year. Zimbabwe exports its golden leaf to at least 52 countries
Jan 1, 2015 All-Africa.com
added Jan 3, 2015 13:29
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
THE anticipated early opening of this year’s tobacco selling season hangs in the balance due to incessant rains being experienced across the country Stakeholders in the tobacco industry who included the Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe, farmers, Tobacco Industry
Feb 2, 2017 Chronicle (zw)
added Feb 2, 2017 19:56
Hungry and fatigued, with eyes fixed to the door, tobacco farmers wait in anticipation for the manager at Boka Auction Floor to occasionally appear and announce the names of those whose funds will be disbursed on the day.
May 6, 2016 Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added May 6, 2016 19:45
is expected to fall 15 percent to 160 million kilograms this season following a drought that has left millions facing hunger, an industry survey showed on Wednesday. Zimbabwe earned $855 million from tobacco sales in 2015, nearly a third of its total exp
Mar 30, 2016 Reuters
added Mar 30, 2016 21:17
Lack of confidence in prices and the effects of drought have affected tobacco production this season, with the area put under the crop declining to 89 500 hectares from 93 419 hectares last season, the Zimbabwe Farmers' Union has said.
Feb 1, 2016 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Feb 2, 2016 01:28
customs and police have seized a huge cigarette contraband being smuggled from Zimbabwe to South Africa. The cigarettes that were seized at Rundu in northeast Namibia were concealed in two South African registered gas tanker trucks from Zimbabwe heading t
May 10, 2015 Coastweek (ke)
added May 10, 2015 11:46
As different media publications try to figure out who to blame for this years poor tobacco season in Zimbabwe, the usual suspects have already been lined up...understanding how the tobacco industry actually operates; has still remained a mystery to the av
Apr 19, 2015 Nehanda Radio (zw)
added Apr 19, 2015 17:20
Jackie Nickerson’s Terrain series aims to make that link. Her portraits of farm workers in Zimbabwe, Zambia, Botswana, South Africa, and Kenya show the laborers ... Many of the now-resettled farms harvest tobacco, a crop that saw production sharply decli
Apr 28, 2014 Wired
added May 26, 2014 13:56