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The challenge for business in Zimbabwe's 'cash crunch'

Over the past decade, Zimbabwe has experienced various economic ups and downs.

There have been sanctions on the political leaders, economic collapse and hyperinflation - then a period of recovery following the introduction of the US dollar as the trading currency. Growth even peaked at 10%.

But in the past year, the economy has slowed and the new government is experiencing a "cash crunch".

Lerato Mbele speaks to local businesses about how they have been coping.

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  • 20 Jun 2014
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