Festive Cheer In Short Supply for Zimbabweans This Year

Ordinary Zimbabweans face a bleak festive season as the economic situation is marred by worsening cash shortages and basic commodity shortages. Some civil servants have already been paid without their annual bonus, despite a commitment by government to "do something that will be a thank you to those who have worked so hard through the year".

  • Zimbabwe:   Workers Union Demands Better Wages

    New Zimbabwe, 20 November 2018

    The Commercial Workers Union of Zimbabwe (CWUZ) has placed a demand to employers to peg their members' salaries at the current poverty datum line (PDL) of $670. Read more »

  • Zimbabwe:   Government Mum On Civil Servants' Bonuses

    New Zimbabwe, 21 November 2018

    Government employed nurses received their November salaries last week without the 13th cheque annual bonus despite a commitment by Treasury to "do something that will be a thank… Read more »


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