Hoteliers pray for travel risk downgrade

By Norma Tsopo Hospitality Association of Zimbabwe (HAZ) is praying for a downgrade in the risk premium of travelling to the southern African country as it eagerly anticipates a return of self-drive international tourists. HAZ vice president Clive Chinwada told maDzimbahwe Explorer the controversial land seizures had resulted in Zimbabwe been deemed unsafe, effectively killing … Continue reading Hoteliers pray for travel risk downgrade


Cost of living behind skills flight

By Norma Tsopo Zimbabwe’s high cost of living has been pushing skilled labour out of the country to take up jobs elsewhere despite earning similar salaries with lower cost of living holding the attractions. Hospitality Association of Zimbabwe (HAZ) President Innocent Manyera said the massive brain drain that has robbed the hospitality industry of skilled … Continue reading Cost of living behind skills flight

Govt to construct Mutare airport

By Norma Tsopo Government has finally heeded calls to construct an airport for Mutare which is expected to link the eastern highlands with other world famous tourist destinations across the country. Transport and Infrastructure Development minister Jorum Gumbo told local authorities at a meeting at Holiday Inn Mutare recently that government was doing this to … Continue reading Govt to construct Mutare airport