Dec. 18, 2020
President Launches ZIDA. The Zimbabwe Investment and Development Agency (ZIDA) came into life yesterday (17 December 2020) as it was officially launched by President Mnangagwa, raising hopes that the country will now go a step further in attracting both local and foreign direct investment. What was significant about the launch of ZIDA, was that Zimbabwe now has a one-stop shop for handling investments.
Oct. 21, 2020
Government has passed measures and regulations guiding investment into cannabis production. A competitive regime of incentives has been put in place to attract the needed investment. Details in that regard can be obtained through the Zimbabwe Investment and Development Agency (ZIDA).
March 25, 2020
Top executives from the private sector have been appointed by President Mnangagwa to head the new streamlined Zimbabwe Investment Development Agency, which has the remit to ensure that the Government’s policy on the ease of doing business is implemented in the new one-stop environment.
Feb. 27, 2020
Cabinet considered and approved the Zimbabwe Investment Guide as presented by the Minister of Finance and Economic Development. The Guide is a facilitative tool to the implementation of the new National Investment Policy in the wake of the promulgation of the Zimbabwe Investment and Development Agency (ZIDA) Act. It outlines, inter-alia, the country’s investment opportunities, the tax system and investment incentives. Government will periodically review the Investment Guide to ensure that investors remain current with regard to Zimbabwe’s investment requirements and incentives.
April 24, 2019
The legal think-tank Veritas said the Zimbabwe Investment and Development Agency Bill (ZIDA) seeks to establish the management and finances of the new ZIDA and its one-stop investment services centre, which will guarantee non-discriminatory treatment to investors, investor obligations, including social responsibility.