The business community in Masvingo has welcomed the proposed Commerical Business District for Masvingo, saying this will bring in business opportunities and create employment.
Zimbabwe National Chamber of Commerce provincial chairperson, Andrew Chekani told Hevoi FM news that :
“Council must continue giving the business community such opportunities as that will help them to expand.
We are excited with the project as it will lure much needed investment and create employment in our city.
Another important factor is that the development will assist in decongesting the Central Business District.The Commercial Business District for Masvingo is set for a massive expansion with a new area set to be opened at an area near Charumbira Street along the Masvingo-Beitbridge Highway.Hevoi FM news has established that over 26 hectares of land has been set aside and will accommodate, 63 commercial stands, two shopping malls, a hotel, a cluster flats stands and two parking bays under Section 205 of the Urban Council Act Chapter 29:15.