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  1. Tax authorities go digital to raise returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago |

    ... and communications technology (ICT) conference for the African Tax Authorities Forum underway in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe, said. Kenya, South Africa and Tanzania had already embraced tax filing and payments through mobile devices, using platforms ...


  2. Harare cancels platinum ore levyRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago |

    Zimbabwe would allow platinum mining companies to continue exporting an unrefined form of the precious metal, it said on Friday. This followed a mine owned by Impala Platinum and Aquarius Platinum and another controlled by Anglo Platinum halting exports in response to concerns that the government would start levying a 15 percent tax on unbeneficiated platinum shipments.


  3. Robert Mugabe and the CrocodileRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Newsday

    Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe marked his birthday this year with an extravagant party, but how many more such celebrations can there be? In recent months there have been signs of major upheaval inside the ruling Zanu PF party as senior figures jockey for position in preparation for the succession. When Robert Mugabe recently turned 91 he invited several thousand of his closest friends to a resort hotel near Victoria Falls.


  4. .com | Authorities thinking about Vic Falls theme parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | News24

    Municipal authorities in Victoria Falls say they are still assessing the environmental impact of a proposed multimillion dollar theme park in Zimbabwe's top tourist resort and have not made a final decision as to whether the controversial development will be allowed to go ahead. Victoria Falls Town Clerk Christopher Dube said in a statement this week: "New consultation processes are being conducted and recommendations made to the relevant authorities to aid decision-making."


  5. Zim miners facing uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 |

    The levy is likely to be removed in the next few weeks when Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa presents his mid-term fiscal policy review. Photo: Reuters WORLD number two platinum producer Impala Platinum and other mining firms in Zimbabwe are facing increased uncertainty as executives in the crucial industry engage President Robert Mugabe's government at a crucial Victoria Falls indaba.


  6. .com | Zim photographer uncovers inspiring story of paralysed artistRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | News24

    A chance question from a photographer to a paralysed Zimbabwean wire artist uncovered a story of hope and courage that has touched the hearts of hundreds of people. Lesanne Dunlop, 29, was looking for an entrepreneur she could photograph for an international competition last year when someone mentioned a wire artist who sold his intricately-fashioned sculptures in a shopping mall in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe's prime tourist resort.


  7. Abbots Langley woman to walk 250km across Zambia for charityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 7 | Watford Observer

    A woman from Abbots Langley is taking part in a challenge of a life time in order to help educate and provide positive futures for vulnerable children in Southern Africa. Katie Prowse, 29, of Pinehurst Close, will walk 250km of harsh bush terrain, from the banks of Lake Kariba all the way to Livingstone and Victoria Falls to support the work of community schools in Zambia.


  8. Southern Africa: SADC Gears Towards IndustrialisationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 3 |

    Following the Asia-African gathering in Indonesia, the Southern African Development Community council of ministers and heads of states last week gathered in Harare for an extraordinary meeting "to review the progress made with the process of developing the Sadc Strategy and Road Map". The gathering came under the shadow of xenophobic attacks in South Africa.


  9. Zimbabwe: Take Ministers to Task - ZFTURead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 |

    The Zimbabwe Federation of Trade Unions held its main Workers' Day celebrations at Stanley Square here yesterday, but there was a low turnout. "As ZFTU, we urge the Head of State and Government, President Mugabe, through the Minister of Labour, to take stock of his cabinet ministers in areas of performance and delivery," he said.


  10. Zimbabwe: Caaz Embarks On U.S.$50 Million ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 |

    THE Civil Aviation Authority of Zimbabwe has embarked on a $50 million air space development project to upgrade the traffic control systems infrastructure. CAAZ general manager David Chawota told Business Chronicle at the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo yesterday that the air space development programme entailed the management of systems used for facilitating aircraft flights and control.


  11. Xeno attacks loom over SADC summitRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 |

    Tensions over attacks on migrants in South Africa will be officially set aside as regional leaders meet for a summit in Zimbabwe on Wednesday to plan industrial growth, an official said. But heads of state from countries whose nationals were killed or forced to flee might choose to raise the issue, Zimbabwe's presidential spokesman George Charamba told AFP.


  12. Brigadier Gen Mbita dies at Lugalo military hospital.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | IPPMEDIA

    Brigadier Gen Hashim Mbita, who once served as Executive Secretary of the Liberation Committee of the African National Unity , died yesterday at the Lugalo Military Hospital in Kinondoni Municipality in Dar es Salaam. A statement from The Directorate of Presidential Communications circulated to the media said the government received news of his death with great grief and sadness.


  13. Tanzania's liberation icon Hashim Mbita dies at 74Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 26 |

    Hashim Mbita, a Tanzanian army general and the icon of the southern Africa liberation struggle, died at the age of 74 on Sunday after a long illness. The East African nation's State House in the commercial capital Dar es Salaam said in a statement that Mbita, the retired executive secretary of the Organisation of the African Unity Liberation Committee died at the Lugalo Military Hospital, Xinhua reported.


  14. The animals of southern Africa and the creature called the Victoria FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Star Online

    Power of nature: The Victoria Falls width of 1.7km and sheer volume of water creates the largest curtain of falling water in the world. Photo: Thompsons Gateway Even the roar of the lions and other beasts was no match for the thunderous sound of millions of litres of water falling from great heights.


  15. Zimbabwe: Zanu-PF Begs Firms to Fund ZITF ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 |

    RULING party Zanu PF has once again extended its familiar begging bowl to companies to fund a "very special" exhibition in honour of President Robert Mugabe's "astute and impeccable leadership" at the Zimbabwe Trade Fair despite companies struggling to stay afloat as a debilitating liquidity crunch takes its toll. The request comes after patronage was on display at Mugabe's birthday bash in Victoria Falls were perennially underperforming parastatals and struggling companies, some of which have gone for several months without paying workers, were among the many businesses that contributed to Mugabe's lavish birthday celebrations.


  16. Dallas Morning News editor emeritus to receiveMayborn School's Shuford AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | University of North Texas News Service

    ... e, an international online publication, and BAPZ Magazine, an HIV awareness print magazine based in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe


  17. Choose your adventure: 4 unique itineraries for the ultimate African journeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Mashable

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  18. NetOne and TelOne update network expansion progressRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Zimbabwe's state-owned cellular operator NetOne has completed the first phase of its USD200 million 4G Long Term Evolution network expansion project in conjunction with equipment partner Huawei Technologies. The three-year project is expected to be completed in 2016, local newspaper The Herald reports.


  19. Huawei to double 2015 smartphone sales in East, Southern AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Business Times

    ... Wang, Huawei's vice president for the region, said in an interview on Tuesday at a conference in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe. Mr Wang oversees operations in 25 countries including Kenya, East Africa's biggest economy, and South Africa. Huawei was ...


  20. Victoria Falls gets FTTH services from Liquid and ZOLRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2015 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Having already introduced the 'Fibronics' offering to parts of the capital Harare via its internet service provider ( is to roll out the service for homes and businesses in Victoria Falls. The offering comes bundled with a voice connection.