The improvement came after Zimbabwe implemented positive reforms in four key indicators to make doing business easier for investors.
The Herald Enacy Mapakame recently in Victoria Falls Bretton Woods institution, the World Bank says work outlined by the new Cabinet should determine the flow of foreign direct investment FDI into the country, as investors are increasingly warming up to the Second Republic.
World Bank country manager for Zimbabwe Mukami Kariuki, said while the region experienced a decline in FDI inflows inthere was potential to increase such for the country.
Ms Kariuki said the new Treasury boss had his work cut out and expected to come with measures that steer the economy forward and attract the much needed FDI. She highlighted political stability and the macro-economic environment as some of the key determinants to foreign investment.
Infrastructure, rule of law, tax regime and policy consistency are some of the factors looked at before investors commit their money in a country. Zimbabwe aspires to become a middle income economy by In an interview on the sidelines of the conference, SAZ director general Dr Eve Gadzikwa, was upbeat the Second Republic would have a conducive environment for business growth, increased FDI inflows and a booming economy.
She said the impetus was there for expedient economic revival.The World Bank’s World Development Report, published annually since , is an invaluable guide to the economic, social, and environmental state of the world today.
Doing Business in Zimbabwe The Doing Business report provides objective measures of business regulations and their enforcement.
See where your country ranks. Accordingly, Zimbabwe was ranked out of countries considered with respect to the country's ability to protect investment under the World Bank's "Doing Business" report.
President Mugabe and other politicians have in the past threatened to target the mining and manufacturing sectors for similar forced indigenization. MS Clare Akamanzi “What we have observed extremely clearly is that there is a very strong appetite among the Zimbabwean Government officials to reform for business facilitation.
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