This page is dedicated to Zimbabwe and contains all insurance and reinsurance related resources including but not limited to list of insurance companies, reinsurance companies, brokers, Surveyors, Loss Adjusters, Risk Managers, Third Party Administrators (TPAs), Local & International Insurance Institutes, Insurance College and Insurance & Reinsurance Regulators. Please remember that this is a collaborative website and if you have any additional information or if you want to add an insurance company which is not listed on this page -
Area: 390,757 sq. km (150,872 sq. mi)
Population: 13.5 million (UN 2008). Note: more than 3m Zimbabweans are now estimated to live outside the country
Capital City: Harare (population of Greater Harare: 1.1 million); Other towns: Bulawayo, Chilungwiza, Mutare, Gweru, Kwekwe, Masvingo, Marondera.
Terrain: Desert and savanna
Climate: Mostly subtropical
People: Shona, Ndebele, Others (10%)
Languages: English (official language), Shona and Ndebele
Religion(s): Christian (various); indigenous; small Hindu, Muslim, Jewish communities
|Zimbabwe lawyers allege activist was abducted|
Human rights lawyers in Zimbabwe have filed a court application seeking the release of an activist they suspect was abducted by state agents.
Nigel Chanakira: Making money not making 'cents'
NIGEL Chanakira, fresh-faced and with wide eyes magnified by thick-lensed spectacles, charmed his way into Zimbabwe?s living rooms and the country?s collective financial consciousness in the nineties with a hugely popular television programme, ?Making money make sense,? sponsored by his Kingdom outf...
Randallstown title insurance agent pleads guilty to stealing from customers
A Randallstown title insurance agent who allegedly stole tens of thousands from her clients to pay her personal bills pleaded guilty to felony theft and felony theft scheme charges, the Maryland Attorney General's Office announced Friday.
Air Zimbabwe insolvent, needs $260m capital injection
AIR ZIMBABWE needs $260 million in new capital because it is insolvent and wants the government to take over $298 million in debts to help turn around the loss-making carrier, its officials said on Monday.
Zimbabwe national airline seeks $260 mln capital injection
By MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - State-owned Air Zimbabwe needs $260 million in new capital because it is insolvent and wants the government to take over $298 million in debts to help turn around the loss-making carrier, its officials said on Monday. Like most state-owned firms, Air Zimbabwe...
Zimbabwe: 'Demonetisation Will Bury Zim$'
[Zimbabwe Standard]Central bank governor John Mangudya has clarified that $5 is the minimum that will be paid to each individual bank account holder as compensation for the Zimdollars people lost when the country switched to the current multi-currency regime in 2009.
Zimbabwe and the politics of sanctions
THE European Union, Britain and other Western countries have been softening their stance on the sanctions regime they unilaterally imposed on Zimbabwe at the beginning of the 21st century, but the United States is not showing any signs of change of policy.
Masawara in talks with Chinese, Indian firms on methane gas
By MacDonald Dzirutwe HARARE (Reuters) - Investment firm Masawara Plc is talking to Chinese and Indian companies who have expressed interest to extract coal-bed methane gas at its bloc in north west Zimbabwe, Masawara's Chief Executive Shingai Mutasa said. Jersey-based Masawara's portfolio s...
REUTERS SUMMIT-Masawara in talks with Chinese, Indian firms on methane gas
Investment firm Masawara Plc (LSE: MASA.L - news) is talking to Chinese and Indian companies who have expressed interest to extract coal-bed methane gas at its bloc in north west Zimbabwe, Masawara's Chief Executive Shingai Mutasa said. Jersey-based Masawara's portfolio spans telecommunicati...
Lloyd's of London targets foreign investors for new business
Lloyd's of London [SOYLD.UL] wants to encourage more foreign investment to bring in business, its chief executive told Reuters on Wednesday, as the insurance market undergoes rapid consolidation. "The market is going through a phase where it?s difficult to see too much growth if you?re an e...