Headlines Tagged with Zimbabwe — 2,259 headlines found
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
Investor confidence is improving in the tobacco industry with revelations by the Zimbabwe Investments Authority (ZIA) that projects implementation for the sector has been on an upward trend. An operations manager for a local tobacco contracting firm, Mr
Apr 15, 2017 ZBC (zw)
added Apr 15, 2017 17:28
Zimbabwe is now producing cigar wrapper tobacco, becoming the third African country after Cameroon and Kenya to produce the high value brand. The tobacco is produced by farmers in Burma Valley, Manicaland.
Apr 8, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Apr 11, 2017 23:17
THE government yesterday suspended plans to introduce a 10% withholding tax on tobacco farmers without clearance certificates, a victory for farmers, who had asked authorities to reverse the decision.
Apr 6, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added Apr 10, 2017 15:41
Tobacco sales have raked in US$53 million as the selling season gathers pace. The amount was generated from the sale of 29 million kilogrammes of the golden leaf.
Apr 7, 2017 ZBC (zw)
added Apr 9, 2017 19:53
Government has called for the creation of a cigarette industry which fully embraces value-addition and beneficiation to realise better profits compared to selling unprocessed tobacco. The successful empowerment of the tobacco sector at primary level has
Mar 31, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Apr 7, 2017 16:03
Farmers’ associations have engaged the government to reverse its decision to impose a 10% withholding tax on tobacco farmers without valid tax clearance certificates.
Apr 4, 2017 Newsday (zw)
added Apr 7, 2017 16:03
"We are encouraging tobacco farmers to have their own woodlots to cure tobacco. If a farmer does not have such a woodlot we advise them not to grow tobacco," he said. Tobacco curing alone is responsible for more than 20 percent of the country's
Mar 28, 2017 Reuters
added Mar 29, 2017 16:01
Mar 28, 2017 Zimbabwe Herald (zw)
added Mar 28, 2017 03:53