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Zisco new board to be announced this week
Tue, 20 Aug 2019 20:22:00 GMT
It is hoped that the new Zisco board will not only be mandated with an oversight role of resuscitating the defunct Redcliff-based giant steel company but also its subsidiaries like Lancashire
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/08/21/zisco-new-board-to-be-announced-this-week/&c=2229567034508422954&mkt=en-gb


ArcelorMittal to cut 2,000 jobs in South Africa
Wed, 10 Jul 2019 00:00:00 GMT
The group, the world's largest steelmaker, employs a total workforce of 8,800 in South Africa.
https://www.moneycontrol.com/news/business/arcelormittal-to-cut-2000-jobs-in-south-africa-4192341.html


ZimCoke to recruit ex-Zisco employees
Wed, 03 Jul 2019 15:02:00 GMT
The company took over a coke oven within Ziscosteel in a $133 million deal viewed as the first steps of the revitalisation of the steel giant. ZimCoke and Zisco signed an agreement of sale in 2017
https://www.herald.co.zw/zimcoke-to-recruit-ex-zisco-employees/&c=13301586523659017316&mkt=en-gb


Museveni calls for equitable trade as China-Africa Expo opens
Thu, 27 Jun 2019 15:32:00 GMT
I am glad that today, we are here opening the first China-Africa Trade Expo in Changsha, Hunan Province of China ... moderate prosperity, all of us benefitted. The price of steel went from US$200 to
https://www.independent.co.ug/museveni-calls-for-equitable-trade-as-china-africa-expo-opens/&c=988349829521136975&mkt=en-gb


Prof Ncube slams debt takeover practice
Wed, 26 Jun 2019 18:52:00 GMT
Mthuli Ncube Professor Ncube said while it had taken longer than anticipated for entities such as national carrier Air Zimbabwe and ex-steel making giant, Zisco, whose suffocating debts the
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/06/27/prof-ncube-slams-debt-takeover-practice/&c=7811416368956224658&mkt=en-gb


Prof Ncube slams debt takeover practice
Wed, 26 Jun 2019 15:13:00 GMT
Professor Ncube said while it had taken longer than anticipated for entities such as national carrier Air Zimbabwe and ex-steel making giant, Zisco, whose suffocating debts the Government has
https://www.chronicle.co.zw/prof-ncube-slams-debt-takeover-practice/&c=13188180788552707579&mkt=en-gb


Government retires Ziscosteel board
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:39:00 GMT
Defunct Steel manufacturer Ziscosteel ... Midlands Provincial Affairs Minister Larry Mavima decried alleged theft within the parastatal. We all know that Zisco has been closed for a long period now.
https://www.herald.co.zw/government-retires-ziscosteel-board/&c=6065356816912064304&mkt=en-gb


Eddie Cross explains why Zimbabwe has electricity crisis and ...
Sat, 08 Jun 2019 21:08:00 GMT
Prior to this development the country had relied on three small coal fired power stations built and located in the main Cities and outside Kwekwe to accommodate the development of Zisco Steel.
https://nehandaradio.com/2019/06/08/eddie-cross-explains-why-zimbabwe-has-electricity-crisis-and-suggests-solutions-for-this/&c=157428910503418128&mkt=en-gb


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


Sasol's shock slump has wiped out billions - but it's not even ...
Thu, 23 May 2019 00:00:00 GMT
Anglo American has completed the sale of its thermal coal operations in South Africa, which supply coal to Eskom, to black-owned mining company Seriti
https://www.businessinsider.co.za/biggest-falls-on-the-jse-2019-5


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


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