Zimbabwe cancels trade expos over COVID-19
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Zimbabwe cancels trade expos over COVID-19

by WELLINGTON TONI HARARE, (CAJ News) – THE Zimbabwe International Trade Fair Company (ZITF) plans to officially cancel all exhibitions it had lined up in 2020. An escalating…

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‘Rhodesia better than current Zimbabwe government’
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‘Rhodesia better than current Zimbabwe government’

from SHELUZANI MAKHESE in ChiredziCHIREDZI, (CAJ News) – MINORITY tribes facing eviction from their ancestral lands southeast of Zimbabwe believe the current government is more vicious than the colonial regime or the repressive…

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Air Zim remains grounded as COVID-19 soars
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Air Zim remains grounded as COVID-19 soars

by WELLINGTON TONI HARARE, (CAJ News) – AIR Zimbabwe, the national carrier, is uncertain when it would resume operations as the coronavirus (COVID-19) surges in the country. It has adopted a wait-and-see attitude…

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Restrictions request to save Zimbabwe tourism sector
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Restrictions request to save Zimbabwe tourism sector

by WELLINGTON TONI HARARE, (CAJ News) – A LOCAL tour operator has urged the government to maintain travel restrictions at least until September in order to save the…

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Pandemic spike concerns Zimbabwe tourism sector
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Pandemic spike concerns Zimbabwe tourism sector

by WELLINGTON TONI HARARE, (CAJ News) – ZIMBABWE’S hospitality industry is worried over the escalation of the coronavirus (COVID-19) cases coinciding with the partial re-opening of the sector by the government. Three weeks…

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Zimbabwe tourism now feels pinch of coronavirus
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Zimbabwe tourism now feels pinch of coronavirus

by WELLINGTON TONIHARARE, (CAJ News) –THE impact of the coronavirus (COVID-19) lockdown is now reflecting on the financial performance of Zimbabwe’s leading hospitality groups. Meikles Limited, which owns…

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Zimbabwe launches fund to keep tourism afloat
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Zimbabwe launches fund to keep tourism afloat

by WELLINGTON TONIHARARE, (CAJ News) – INDUSTRY executives have welcomed a fund set by the Zimbabwean government to cushion the hotel and tourism industry during the lockdown against the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak…

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SA minister censured for restaurant employment stance
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SA minister censured for restaurant employment stance

from SAVIOUS KWINIKA in Johannesburg, South AfricaJOHANNESBURG, (CAJ News) – THE recent statement attributed to South African Finance Minister Tito Mboweni advocating for the catering industry to be a preserve for locals is…

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Air Zimbabwe upbeat as revival plans gather pace
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Air Zimbabwe upbeat as revival plans gather pace

WELLINGTON TONI / MARCUS MUSHONGA HARARE, (CAJ News) – AIR Zimbabwe, the national carrier, is confident of a turnaround in fortunes when the raging coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemicis brought under control. The airline…

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Tanzania exempts Dar es Salaam from any lockdown
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Tanzania exempts Dar es Salaam from any lockdown

from ALLOYCE KIMBUNGA in Dar-es-Salaam, TanzaniaDAR-ES-SALAAM, (CAJ News) – TO lockdown Dar es Salaam or to keep it open is a tough decision the Tanzanian government has had to contend with in recent…

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