Combis back despite Covid – related ban

Nyasha Chihwai It is now business as usual for some kombi operators on different routes in and around Harare, despite the government’s continued ban on their operations due to the coronavirus. Difficulty and tough as it is for them to operate due to heavy police presence in and around the central business district, the kombi boys, are as ever ready to play the cat and … Continue reading Combis back despite Covid – related ban

Zimra Automates Issuing of Customs Clearance Certificates

William Makomo Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) introduces Automated Customs Clearance Certificates (CCCs) in an effort to bring sanity in clearance of motor vehicles to help curb revenue leakages and promoting easy of doing business. In November 2019 alone, the Authority in a joint operation with ZACC recovered at least 102 vehicles worth thousands in USDs which had crossed Borders without paying duty but issued with … Continue reading Zimra Automates Issuing of Customs Clearance Certificates

Beitbridge Border Open For Retainees Only – Govt

Tatenda Beverly Chikuni The Consulate of Zimbabwe has issued a public notice addressing the cross border travel of buses on the Beitbridge – South Africa border post. The uncertainty surrounding the Beitbridge border post has caused confusion among bus operators and passengers alike as hoards travelled there wishing to cross over only to find out they could not. This led to 12 buses being detained … Continue reading Beitbridge Border Open For Retainees Only – Govt

Zinara Unveiled Prepaid Cards to reduce Tolling Plaza Wait Time

Tatenda Beverly Chikuni The Zimbabwe national road administration (ZINARA) has brought long awaited convenience to tolling plazas with the introduction of its revamped ICEcash prepaid tolling card. This comes weeks after they introduced their online licensing platform to combat the rise of motor vehicles and curb congestion at their offices. Now they have alleviated yet another queue-related inconvenience on the population in the form of … Continue reading Zinara Unveiled Prepaid Cards to reduce Tolling Plaza Wait Time

80,000 unregistered vehicles, a major concern to Treasury

Staff Reporter The Ministry of Transport and Infrastructural Development Portfolio Committee should urgently probe VID, the sole Authority who has the mandate to issue number plates in the country on the delays in registering new vehicles. 80,000 unregistered vehicles plying our roads countrywide which constitute $60 million revenue is a significant figure for the country which if plugged into the country’s mainstream revenue coffers, a … Continue reading 80,000 unregistered vehicles, a major concern to Treasury

Bak Logistics, Home of Specialized Handling

George Honzeri Bak Logistics mainly specializes in providing warehouse space but slowly rebranded and graduated into end-to-end logistics, providing a variety of services including transportation. The trademark of Bak Logistics, are a variety of containers belonging to Shipping Lines that include CGM, Maersk Sealand, Medlog, Evergreen Marine to mention but a few. The company embraced and adapted technological innovation which effectively helped the company attain … Continue reading Bak Logistics, Home of Specialized Handling

Company Registration getting cumbersome in Zimbabwe

Angela Petro The registration of new companies in Zimbabwe is getting quite strenuous characterized by serious delays which have also created speculations that the office might be under serge by corrupt syndicates. The Deeds Office which falls under the Ministry of Justice, Legal and Parliamentary Affairs is currently still processing applications which dates back to November 2019, an unusual backlog for a process that should … Continue reading Company Registration getting cumbersome in Zimbabwe

Passenger Airlines hit hardest by Covid-19 induced restrictions

Tatenda Sanyahawa Several global airlines are in great distress following the world wide lockdown and travel restrictions that in order to stay in business and avoid collapse, a number have decided to retrench some workers. The unfortunate move has been necessitated by a drastic decline in flight bookings as well as strict quarantine rules for air travelers in many states worldwide.Prominent International Airlines have thus … Continue reading Passenger Airlines hit hardest by Covid-19 induced restrictions