October 2018

Bill Watch 35 - 2018 Parliament Resumes Sitting Tuesday 30 October

BILL WATCH 35/2018

[29th October 2018]

Both Houses of Parliament will Resume Sitting on Tuesday 30th October

The Senate and the National Assembly will sit on Tuesday 30th October for the first time since they last met on 11th October.  This bulletin summarises what happened during the sittings from 9th to 11th October and outlines what is  on the Order Paper for this week’s sittings [see end of bulletin].

Bill Watch 32 - 2018 Electronic Money Transfer Tax: Still Illegal

BILL WATCH 32/2018

[23rd October 2018]

Electronic Money Transfer Tax:  Still Illegal

At the beginning of this month the Minister of Finance and Economic Development announced an increase in the Intermediated Money Transfer Tax [i.e. the tax on electronic money transfers] from five cents per transaction to two cents per dollar transferred.  The increase, he said, would become effective immediately. 

PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEES SERIES 21 - 2018 Next Week - Countrywide Public Consultations on 2019 HEALTH Budget



[19th October 2018]

Countrywide 2019 Health Sector Budget Consultations Next Week

The Parliamentary Portfolio Committee on Health and Child Care will be conducting public consultations on the 2019 Health Sector Budget from Monday, 22 to Friday 26 October, 2018.

Zimbabwe: Senate Thematic Committees October 2018

11th October 2018

he President of the Senate also informed the House that the Standing Rules and Orders Committee had appointed the following Thematic Committee Chairpersons and informed the House that the full list of the membership of the Committees would appear in the Votes and Proceedings of the Senate;
I) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) - Hon Sen. Chief M. Khumalo,
II) Human Rights - Hon Sen O. Chidawo,