Hwange $1,5bn upgrade gets China boost

Business Reporter Work on the 600 megawatt extension of Hwange Power Station will start soon, after China reaffirmed its commitment to facilitate the $1,5 billion upgrade, among several other potential areas of trade and investment cooperation with Zimbabwe. The contract for the expansion of Hwange Power Station was awarded in October 2014 to Chinese company,…
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President to commission 150MW unit

Felex Share Senior Reporter President Emmerson Mnangagwa will commission Unit 7 of the Kariba South extension project, with Energy and Power Development Minister Simon Khaya Moyo saying the development was a New Year present to Zimbabweans. Minister Khaya Moyo said Unit 7, which will add 150 megawatts to the national grid, was undergoing performance and reliability test…
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Politburo heralds Zanu-PF congress

Felex Share Senior Reporter— ZANU-PF holds a Politburo meeting in Harare today, signalling the beginning of processes leading to Friday’s Extraordinary Congress. Today’s meeting will be followed by a Central Committee meeting tomorrow.Zanu-PF spokesperson Cde Simon Khaya Moyo yesterday said the revolutionary party was ready to roar and would emerge stronger after the Congress ahead of the…
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