Finance Minister Patrick Chinamasa THE World Bank says Zimbabwe’s economy will not slip into recession but will maintain an economic growth rate of 1,5 percent in 2016 anchored largely by growth of the services sector, a projection however dismissed by Government. Speaking at the launch of the World Bank’s first edition of the Zimbabwe Economic Update magazine in Harare, Senior Economist Johannes Herderschee said while other regional economies are registering negative growth rates due to the strong US dollar currency and falling commodity prices, Zimbabwe has managed to achieve positive growth over the years. “The GDP (Gross Domestic Product) growth rate slowed from 3.8% in 2014 to 1.5% in 2015 and will maintain that in 2016,…