Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 2,307 headlines found
A horde of disgruntled farmers along with vendors around the TSF premises, teams up to protest against the unavailability of cash at banks. The protests are just but one of the manifestations of the liquidity crunch and cash crisis that is threatening th
May 12, 2017 Zimbabwe Independent (zw)
added May 13, 2017 01:46
The country has exported 45,6 million kilogrammes of flue-cured tobacco worth $214,7 million since the beginning of the year. The 45,6 million kg are 9,6 percent more than the 41,7 million kg for the same period last year. Most of the tobacco being expo
May 11, 2017 Zimbabwe Daily
added May 11, 2017 20:10
In the same period last year, 77 million kg of tobacco was sold, raising $220 million. Tobacco sales have increased by 29,74% to 100 million kg as compared to 77 million kg auctioned last year.
May 10, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added May 11, 2017 00:34
Some tobacco farmers have moved from Tobacco Sales Floor to Boka (TFS) after the skirmishes in Harare on 4 March. The farmers who demonstrated against the golden leaf buyer and banks were later dispersed by anti- riot police.
May 9, 2017 Bulawayo24 (zw)
added May 9, 2017 21:02
Some dealers in Harare are taking advantage of desperate cash-hungry farmers, buying tobacco from them at low prices and later reselling the golden leaf at the tobacco floors at much higher prices.
May 7, 2017 Zimbabwe Standard (zw)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
The Tobacco Industry Development Support Institute for Southern Africa has urged the local tobacco industry to convene a stakeholders’ indaba to look into challenges facing farmers and merchants, and to curb mistrust between the parties.
May 8, 2017 BH24 (zw)
added May 9, 2017 20:13
TOBACCO exports have grown by 9% to 43 million kg with the bulk going to Chin
Apr 25, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added Apr 25, 2017 07:31
TOBACCO processor Pacific Cigarette Company is looking at increasing its shareholding in a Mozambican tobacco company, chief executive Mr Nick Hales said. "We are in advanced stages of negotiations to expand our interests in Mozambique," said Mr Hales,
Apr 19, 2017 All-Africa.com
added Apr 20, 2017 20:35
Tobacco farmers are struggling to get their money at auction floors, as the country’s severe cash crunch continues to worsen. This is despite the government’s recent directive to banks to pay tobacco farmers $1 000 for their initial sales.
Apr 18, 2017 The Daily News (zw)
added Apr 19, 2017 00:51
Zimbabwe's tobacco farmers have raked in more than 102 million U.S. dollars from auction floors and contract buyers since the beginning of this year's marketing season on March 15, figures released by the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) on Wed
Apr 13, 2017 Xinhua Newswire
added Apr 19, 2017 00:13