Coronavirus: Norway raises concern over Pfizer vaccine jabs for elderly as Australia seeks information

Norway has expressed increasing concern about the safety of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine on elderly people with serious underlying health conditions after raising an estimate of the number who died after…

Branson’s Virgin Orbit reaches space for first time

Richard Branson’s Virgin Orbit project on Sunday successfully flew a rocket into space from the wing of a 747 plane, paving the way for a new method of launching low-cost…

China’s Zhejiang legislates for digital economy development

China Daily HANGZHOU — Legislators in East China’s Zhejiang province have reviewed and passed a regulation to promote the digital economy in the province, according to local authorities. The regulation,…

CICs to offer online passport, e-government applications

THE establishment of community information centres (CICs) across the country is set to enhance ease of access to key government services such as passports, birth certificates and identity documents whose…

Digital economy is key enabler of NDS1-Dr Muswere

By ZBC Reporter GOVERNMENT is laying a firm foundation for the National Development Strategy One by establishing more information communication technology centres to ensure maximum participation in the envisaged national…

NUST graduate develops a malaria diagnosis prototype

By ZBC ReporterTHE policy shift towards the education 5.0 model by institutions of higher and tertiary education has seen a National University of Science and Technology (NUST) graduate producing a…

‘Govt ready to thwart cyber threats’

Government says it is well prepared to deal with cybersecurity threats, which have of late become rampant globally. This Friday the Minister of ICT Postal and Courier Services, Dr Jenifan…

Zimbabweans urged to embrace a culture of innovation

By ZBC Reporter A culture of innovation has been cited as key in the attainment of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and broader economic development. The 2nd Postal and Telecommunications Regulatory…

Covid-19: Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine judged safe for use in UK

BBC News- The UK has become the first country in the world to approve the Pfizer/BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, paving the way for mass vaccination. Britain’s medicines regulator, the MHRA, says…

POTRAZ, Childline launch Online Safety Guidelines for children

By ZBC Reporter THE first-ever Child-friendly Online Safety Guidelines in the country meant to ensure the safety of children on various digital platforms have been launched. Childline in partnership with…