Zimbabwe has a new government that has a long way to go in transforming the country. The Zanu-PF leaders are meeting to discuss the 2018 budget as the economy is in ruins and in dire need of urgent care.
Senior economist at IHS Markit Alisa Strobel chats to Ray about monetary allocations and Zimbabwe's plans for the budget.
The 2018 budget goes under the banner for new economic order, says Strobel. She adds that the budget will be split between the support for development projects, and those intended for poverty alleviation.
Strobel says that the budget will also priorities programmes that are related to poverty reduction strategy, curbing corruption and transforming the business environment.
Listen to Zimbabweans agricultural plans for the budget here…