Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 2,315 headlines found
GOVERNMENT is failing to fund the Tobacco Research Board (TRB) despite it being a key institution necessary to turn around the fortunes of the economy.... TRB had managed to produce tobacco seed varieties for the local and export market, and Kutsaga was n
Jun 23, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added Jun 27, 2017 00:16
The latest data from Zimbabwe’s Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) indicates that, since the 2017 selling season began on March 15, tobacco growers have sold 161 million kg of leaf for US$470 million at an average price of US$2.92 per kg.
Jun 23, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 24, 2017 18:21
Zimbabwe has earned $470 million from the sale of 161 million kilogrammes of tobacco since the 2017 selling season opened on March 15 this year, statistics that the industry regulator released show.
Jun 22, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 22, 2017 14:13
Tobacco growers are urging governments to open formal dialogues about the challenges the sector is facing due to a decrease in demand for tobacco products and the absence of viable alternative crops. The plea was made at a meeting today organized by the
Jun 15, 2017 Tobacco Reporter
added Jun 16, 2017 00:14
[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] Tobacco growers fear livelihood is at stake
International Tobacco Growers Association... “We have come to a point where it is clear that the FCTC Secretariat has experienced a veto to tobacco growers by ignoring their pleas,” said the ITGA Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Abrunhosa.
Jun 15, 2017 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:45
Jun 13, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 13, 2017 08:20
Jun 9, 2017 Chronicle (zw)
added Jun 9, 2017 15:34
farmers can pool resources and construct solar or wind power stations to power their tobacco barns.....as farmers conduct their business, they should not only think of maximising profits, but also think of preserving the environment for future generations
Jun 7, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Jun 7, 2017 02:29
A TOTAL of 144,2 million kg of tobacco valued $415,7 million has been sold as of Wednesday last week, as deliveries to the country’s auction floors increase, latest statistics from the Tobacco Industry Marketing Board (TIMB) have shown.
Jun 6, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added Jun 16, 2017 21:48
it was difficult to imagine that once upon a time, the area was a dense forest. Years of deforestation by tobacco farmers seeking wood for their barns have taken a serious toll on the country’s indigenous forests. The situation continues to get worse as f
Jun 1, 2017 Financial Gazette (zw)
added Jun 5, 2017 14:16