ALL eyes are on Finance and Economic Development Minister Professor Mthuli Ncube as he presents his 2019 National Budget proposals in Parliament today, the first in the Second Republic.
Zimbabwe’s tourism industry is headed for more exciting times following solid growth registered this year and projected to reach 15 and 20 percent in the next two years. The tourism industry recorded growth of 7 percent in the first nine months of the year building on similarly strong performance last year, which almost equalled record levels of the late 90s.
Japan is set to extend grant aid of $3,6 million (390 million yen) to Zimbabwe for the provision of cyber security equipment. The equipment will be used by the Zimbabwe Republic Police in conjunction with INTERPOL and the Southern Africa Regional Police Chiefs Co-operation Organisation (SARPCCO)
Treasury has scored progress in trimming monthly fiscal budget deficit as part of Government’s economic reform agenda with September 2018 deficit reduced to $19 million against a target of $99 million, Finance and Economic Development Minister, Professor Mthuli Ncube reported.