AFRICAN Sun, one of Zimbabwe’s leading hotelier, says it is confident to recover lost business in the second half of the year following an increased in confirmed bookings. The Zimbabwe Stock Exchange-listed hotelier was negatively affected by election violence, which resulted in cancellations or deferment of a number of bookings in city hotels. “The remaining trading period falls into the group’s p eak trading season. We expect conferencing and international market business to drive performance. The Victoria Falls properties should continue to experience growth in foreign arrivals,” Alex Makamure, the group’s chairman, said on Tuesday. African Sun is also banking on various infrastructural projects including the upgrading of Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport, the Beitbridge to Chirundu road rehabilitation and…