ZIMBABWE - Tobacco exports for the week ended March 4, 2016 increased by nine percent to $216,1 million from $209,2 million recorded prior year comparative, data from the Tobacco Industry and Marketing Board (TIMB) shows.
ZAMBIA - Three prospective investors have been allocated 15,000 hectares in Luswishi farm block where they will invest over US$80 million.
GHANA - Mr Daniel Asiedu has been appointed the new Managing Director of the Agricultural Development Bank Limited (ADB).
ZIMBABWE - Zimbabwe's largest cigarette manufacturer British American Tobacco (BAT) grew its net profit by 15 percent to $15,5 million in the full year to December 2015 from $13,4 million registered in the previous corresponding period in 2014.
UGANDA - Large scale sugar manufacturers have resorted to unfair trade practices to suffocate small scale producers out of business, Daily Monitor has learnt.
ZIMBABWE - The value of tobacco exports has increased by 7,2 percent to $182,9 million in January this year from $181,3 million recorded prior comparable period, figures from the Tobacco Industry Marketing Board (TIMB) show.