Zimplats – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com Zimbabwean media organisation focused on encouraging & participating in progressive national dialogue Thu, 05 Sep 2019 12:45:12 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://www.263chat.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/02/263-Chat-Website-Logo-01-3-01-100x100.png Zimplats – 263Chat https://www.263chat.com 32 32 Shot In The Arm For People Living With Albinism https://www.263chat.com/shot-in-the-arm-for-people-living-with-albinism/ Thu, 05 Sep 2019 12:45:12 +0000 https://www.263chat.com/?p=53694

A local financial institution, Stanbic Bank Zimbabwe has donated RTGS$140 000 worth of goods to the Albino Charity Organisation of Zimbabwe (ALCOZ) to help reduce skin cancer risks among people with albinism. Speaking at the handover ceremony in the capital today, Stanbic Bank Board Member, Mucha Mukanganwi said the bank is exploring more partnerships in […]

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ZIMPLATS Financial Results Briefing https://www.263chat.com/zimplats-financial-results-briefing/ Fri, 14 Sep 2018 09:07:17 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=37434

Zimbabwe’s leading platinum group metals mining company Zimplats presented its 2018 first half financial results which showed various positive achievements around the group’s operations. The Group managed to complete yet another year without a fatality. As at 30 June 2018, the Group had accumulated 8.8 million fatality free shifts. The Group achieved a record LTIFR […]

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Econet Widens Broadband Coverage, Connects Mhondoro https://www.263chat.com/econet-widens-broadband-coverage-connects-mhondoro/ Wed, 08 Aug 2018 11:59:17 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=35696

Leading mobile network operator, Econet Wireless has widened its broadband coverage deep into the country’s remote areas with Mhondoro becoming the latest beneficiary of a Third Generation base station erected at St. Michael’s Mission. Econet’s St. Michael’s base station is powered by a high tech solar system to make the infrastructure very reliable and environmentally […]

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People With Disabilities at High Risk of HIV https://www.263chat.com/people-with-disabilities-at-high-risk-of-hiv/ Mon, 02 Jul 2018 11:54:41 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=33952

Across the world People with Disabilities are at high risk of HIV due barriers they experience in accessing services that many have taken for granted, World Health Organization can reveal...

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Albinism Awareness Campaign Goes Rural https://www.263chat.com/albinism-awareness-campaign-goes-rural/ Mon, 26 Feb 2018 10:11:39 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=27462 www.263Chat.com

The Friend with Albinism-Beyond this Skin Campaign which has been running from October last year assisting people with albinism with essentials like hats and sunscreen lotions...

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Zimplats, ZAS Partner to Boost Insiza Cattle Breed https://www.263chat.com/zimplats-zas-calls-community-empowerment/ Tue, 20 Feb 2018 14:17:12 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=27194

Zimplats has partnered the Zimbabwe Agricultural Society (ZAS) on a livestock revitalization initiative which will see the company improving livestock genetics of indigenous bulls through harvesting semen from bulls exhibited at the Harare agricultural show. Zimplats Chief Executive Officer, Alex Mhembere said their partnership with ZAS denotes a noteworthy association between the mining and agriculture segments. “As […]

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Govt Set Aside $80 Million For Live Stock Program https://www.263chat.com/govt-set-aside-80-million-for-live-stock-programme/ Mon, 19 Feb 2018 14:59:59 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=27125

The government has set aside $80 million of the required $300 million to kick-start a Special Livestock, Fisheries, and Wildlife Programme with the remaining $220 million funding expected to be drawn from the private sector.

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Zimplats Mines 7 Million Tonnes Platinum Ore https://www.263chat.com/zimplats-mines-7-million-tonnes-of-ore/ Fri, 06 Oct 2017 11:31:55 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=21354 www.263chat.com

Platinum mining giant, Zimplats has improved its mining capacity which saw the company extracting a record 7 million tonnes of ore for the year ended June 2017 compared to 6.6 million tonnes during the comparable period in 2016. According to the Group Chairperson, Fholisani Sydney Mufamadi, platinum production for the year ended 30 June 2017 stood […]

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Analysis of Zimplats 2017 Integrated Annual Report: 11 Things That CSOs Can learn https://www.263chat.com/analysis-zimplats-2017-integrated-annual-report-11-things-csos-can-learn/ Mon, 25 Sep 2017 14:27:11 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=21016 www.263chat.com

Zimplats is domiciled in Guernsey, a tax haven Zombie data, Zimplats’ $86 million payment to government institutions in form of corporate income tax, additional profit tax, pay as you earn, royalties, withholding tax and customs duty cannot be used effectively for accountability PWYP Australia’s call for mandatory disclosure for all mining companies listed at the […]

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Boost for Mighty Warriors’ AFCON preps https://www.263chat.com/boost-mighty-warriors-afcon-preps/ Tue, 01 Nov 2016 15:56:53 +0000 http://www.263chat.com/?p=13101

Local corporates have set in motion, a fundraising programme to raise $300 000 towards mighty warriors’ maiden Women’s Africa Cup of nation  appearance in Cameroon later this month. Addressing journalists in the capital Tuesday morning, #GirlPowerZw Fundraising Committee Chairperson Lilian Mubaiwa said through the Ministry of Sports and Recreation, an independent fund raising committee has […]

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