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The other side of Rhodesias education system
Sat, 25 May 2019 01:33:00 GMT
Although 'academic oriented' youngsters were later incorporated from 'F1' i.e. GCE Ordinary Level graduates, places like Rhodesia Railways, Zisco Steel, Rio Tinto, Shurugwi Chrome Mines
https://bulawayo24.com/index-id-opinion-sc-columnist-byo-162948.html&c=3691541914716458512&mkt=en-gb


FULL TEXT: Mthuli Ncube Labeled A Liar In Parliament
Tue, 21 May 2019 22:36:00 GMT
I would not want to start pronouncing on it. All I said when I mentioned the company was in the light of the past to say you had Hwange, NRZ and ZISCO Steel and that was a self reinforcing ecosystem
https://www.zimeye.net/2019/05/22/full-text-mthuli-ncube-labeled-a-liar-in-parliament/&c=13455723725119226579&mkt=en-gb


Kwekwe urges Govt to honour Zisco pledge
Wed, 15 May 2019 15:02:00 GMT
Cash-strapped Kwekwe City Council has called on Government to honour its pledge to pay the Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Zisco)s outstanding water and utility charges amounting to $15 million in
https://www.herald.co.zw/kwekwe-urges-govt-to-honour-zisco-pledge/&c=16351492098557004288&mkt=en-gb


Real Ocean Sounds Keep Me Up; Alexa's Ocean Sounds Put Me to ...
Fri, 03 May 2019 09:55:00 GMT
It did not come out of nowhere, or out of the forest. It was born near a massive plant in Redcliff, Rhodesia (now Redcliff, Zimbabwethe plant back then was called Risco Steel, it's now Zisco Steel).
https://www.thestranger.com/slog/2019/05/03/40084863/real-ocean-sounds-keep-me-up-alexas-ocean-sounds-put-me-to-sleep&c=4041642202933184491&mkt=en-gb


Government scales up manufacturing industries revival efforts
Wed, 24 Apr 2019 17:18:00 GMT
Formerly the largest integrated steel producer north of the Limpopo, Zisco ceased operations at the height of economic challenges in 2008 resulting in more than 5 000 people losing jobs. Minister
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/government-scales-up-manufacturing-industries-revival-efforts/&c=15128514229359107738&mkt=en-gb


Zimra lifts garnishee order on Zisco
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 15:19:00 GMT
The steel giant, which switched off its fourth and last furnace ... This brings the total Ziscosteel debt to US$494 817 324 million. Ex-Zisco employees chair Mr Abraham Dube said the employees were
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/zimra-lifts-garnishee-order-on-zisco/&c=501697612856867558&mkt=en-gb


Twelfth meeting decisions matrix
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 15:11:00 GMT
Cabinet approved the operationalisation of the agreement between ZISCO Steel and ZimCoke (Pvt) Ltd. The agreement entails the revival and running of the coke oven batteries, which have not been
https://www.herald.co.zw/twelfth-meeting-decisions-matrix/&c=4869929295558839100&mkt=en-gb


ZIMRA LIFTS ZISCO GARNISHEE
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 14:23:00 GMT
The Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (ZIMRA) has lifted the garnishee order it imposed on the accounts of the now defunct steelmaker, Ziscosteel bringing relief to the steel company ex- employees who were
http://www.newsdzezimbabwe.co.uk/2019/04/zimra-lifts-zisco-garnishee.html&c=12736670847348276818&mkt=en-gb


Shepco Group plans $2 million capex
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 12:22:00 GMT
Shepco Group chief executive Shepherd Chawira told NewsDay that following the demise of Zisco Steel, they were now struggling to access raw materials. We have invested a lot in trying to retool and
https://www.newsday.co.zw/2019/04/shepco-group-plans-2-million-capex/&c=2151158434090911324&mkt=en-gb


Zimra garnishees Ziscosteel accounts
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 00:20:00 GMT
An Indian steel conglomerate, Essar Global, signed a $750 million deal with Government to resuscitate operations at Zisco but the deal failed to sail through. The
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/04/11/zimra-garnishees-ziscosteel-accounts/&c=16885225404834486859&mkt=en-gb


NO PAY FOR EX ZISCO WORKERS AS ZIMRA GARNISHES ACCOUNTS
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 17:00:00 GMT
ABOUT 3 850 former Ziscosteel workers and those of its subsidiaries, failed to get their outstanding salaries in March after the Zimbabwe Revenue Authority (Zimra) garnished the former steel giants
http://www.newsdzezimbabwe.co.uk/2019/04/no-pay-for-ex-zisco-workers-as-zimra.html&c=8439018893235624449&mkt=en-gb


The global and technological effect
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 05:18:00 GMT
The deal was for Essar an Indian company to take over operation at Zisco Steel breaking it into two operational companies were it would hold the majority share of around 80% with the government
https://bulawayo24.com/opinion/book%2breviews/159919&c=4592596290930669324&mkt=en-gb


Bahrain Steel to double output
Sun, 31 Mar 2019 03:33:00 GMT
Other than the GCC, Bahrain Steel, he said, will be targeting North Africa as there are new plants coming up the region. The company is currently in negotiations with a new plant coming up in Algeria.
http://www.tradearabia.com/news/IND_352864.html&c=4748804944580325250&mkt=en-gb


30 years a conqueror
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 16:42:00 GMT
And apprentices at the steel company would earn by the bucket ... of whatever nature, from a Zisco apprentice. That is the long and short of how Johana met Shepherd Kasirori, then an apprentice
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/03/24/30-years-a-conqueror/&c=7552175288790586210&mkt=en-gb


Ghosts of Gukurahundi still haunt survivors, as Zimbabwe officials ...
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 10:36:00 GMT
Retired Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Zisco) plant worker Win Moyo was 41 when the Fifth Brigade entered the ZISCO workers residences in 1981 from the Munyati River in Midlands province
http://en.rfi.fr/africa/20190312-ghosts-gukurahundi-killings-haunt-survivors-zimbabwe-officials-refuse-acknowledge&c=9367858600279295266&mkt=en-gb


Chinese firm commissions 80-mln-USD ceramic tiles factory in ...
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 17:45:00 GMT
China's Fujian Sentuo Steel on Wednesday commissioned an 80-million-US dollar ceramic tiles manufacturing company in Tema, 25 km east of Ghana's capital Accra, which is believed to help reduce the
http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1140427.shtml&c=18035175253807411230&mkt=en-gb


EDITORIAL COMMENT: Zisco revival must be a matter of urgency
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 14:39:00 GMT
The recent announcement that the $1 billion Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Zisco) project is on ice is sad news especially for people in the Midlands Province who had pinned their hopes on the
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/editorial-comment-zisco-revival-must-be-a-matter-of-urgency/&c=12007147987835367289&mkt=en-gb


Fresh Zisco deal hangs in the balance
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 04:39:00 GMT
The $1 billion Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Zisco) project is on ice pending Government and the Chinese investor R and F reconciling a number of issues underpinning the deal, a Cabinet
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/02/26/fresh-zisco-deal-hangs-in-the-balance/&c=9601376866322703545&mkt=en-gb


Shareholding squabbles scuttle Zisco deal
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:22:00 GMT
A $1 BILLION Chinese deal to resuscitate the Zimbabwe Iron and Steel Company (Ziscosteel) is facing collapse after government changed its shareholding offer to Zhang Li, the president of Guangzhou
https://www.newsday.co.zw/2019/02/shareholding-squabbles-scuttle-zisco-deal/&c=1790309192963425250&mkt=en-gb


Fare thee well dear Comrade Callistus Dingiswayo Ndlovu
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:22:00 GMT
He insisted that I go to Zisco Steel and meet Dr Kuhn because he was looking for engineers in different departments at Zisco. An interview was conducted in the German language because Dr Kuhn was from
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/fare-thee-well-dear-comrade-callistus-dingiswayo-ndlovu/&c=11091587444616525273&mkt=en-gb


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