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February 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

By CASSEY KAYULA - THE Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR) says the switch from external to more domestic financing has resulted in higher interest payments in the country. ZIPAR executive director Pamela...

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February 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - ZOONA, a financial services company has been awarded third position in the ‘Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Africa 2018’ by international business publication, Fast Company. The award honours leading enterprises...

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February 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - A PROFESSOR in business strategy has observed that the re-introduction of a national airline will expose the country to international tourism and Foreign Direct Investments (FDI). Professor Biemba Maliti said the...

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February 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

By HELEN ZULU - GOVERNMENT has observed that while the financial sector has been consistent in tapping into the country’s economic growth, it is still a challenge for the greater population to access and enjoy...

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February 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE - ZAMBIA has recorded a trade deficit  of  K651.8 million in January this year from a surplus of  K469.1 million  recorded in December last year. The country’s annual rate of inflation slowed...

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February 19, 2018 - 0 Comments

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI THE Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture, Land and Natural Resources has observed that dairy farming is capable of becoming one of the main contributors to Zambia’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP). Committee chairperson Mexas...

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February 19, 2018 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - THE Association of Mine Suppliers and Contractors (AMSC) is expectant that the new Finance Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe will push for debt dismantling and Value Added Tax (VAT) refunds to stabilise the...

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February 2, 2018 - 0 Comments

By CASSEY KAYULA - THE National Union for Small-scale Farmers of Zambia (NUSFAZ) says the local small scale farmers have the capacity to meet the quality and consistency required in the delivery of vegetables to...

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February 2, 2018 - 0 Comments

By HELEN ZULU - ZAMBIA still has a chance to acquire a financial bailout package from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) provided it follows the strict reforms the fund has proposed. Government has been negotiating...

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February 2, 2018 - 0 Comments

By JULIUS PHIRI - THE government has concluded the tender process for the establishment of industrial yards in Chipata, Solwezi, Mongu, Kasama, Kitwe and Ndola, Commerce, Trade and Industry Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe has said. Ms...

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