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Seed Project Changes Lives in Zaka

Mrs Jenifer Makadho (46) of Maringirishai Village under Chief Nhema in Zaka is a widow with three children of school-going age.Her first son is at the Midlands State University while the other two girls are doing Form Four and Six at a boarding school, respectively. After her husband’s death in …

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5 moments from Joe Mafela’s memorial we will never forget

HUNDREDS of friends, fans and family members gathered at the Joburg Theatre in Johannesburg on Thursday to pay tribute to acting veteran Joe Mafela. For over four hours mourners watched as Joe’s life was celebrated in song and speeches from those closest him. WATCH: ‘Your death, Joe Mafela, is not …

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Environmental sustainability of SMEs

The SMEs sector in Zimbabwe has an estimated turnover of $7,4 billion circulating within the sector, with 2,8 million Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSME) owners and employing 2,9 million people. The same sector is contributing an estimated 40 percent of Zimbabwe’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP), according to the Newsday …

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Edgars FY profit plummets 90pct

HARARE, March 22 (The Source) – Clothing retail chain Edgars Stores’ net profit dropped nearly 90 percent to $548,000 from $4,57 million after a 19 percent drop in sales. Merchandise sales were $50,3 million for the year to January 8, 2017 compared to $62,3 million last year as a result of …

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Zimbabwe: SADC Moots Import Tax

The Southern African Development Community (Sadc) is considering introducing tax on imports from outside the regional body, in a move aimed at raising funds for the bloc’s programmes, Finance and Economic Development Minister Patrick Chinamasa has said. Addressing journalists after the Extraordinary Sadc summit of Heads of State and Government, …

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Alibaba founder Jack Ma was rejected from 30 jobs, including KFC, before becoming China’s richest man

Jack Ma is one of the most successful entrepreneurs in the world. His e-commerce company, Alibaba, attracts 100 million shoppers a day. Ma is worth an estimate $20.4 billion. But before he was the richest person in China, Ma went through a lot of rejection. In a recent interview with …

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