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January 12, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI - THE Government has started revoking the more than 600 mining licences for the mines which have remained dormant for some time. Mines and Mineral Development Minister Christopher Yaluma recently announced that...

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January 12, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CASSEY KAYULA - THE Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) has called for more resources into the fight against  the armyworm in the country, as some farmers in Chibombo continued using washing paste to kill...

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January 10, 2017 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - THE Government has embarked on the installation of more than 1,000 mobile telecommunication towers across the country at a cost of US$280 million. In the first phase ,Government successfully constructed 204...

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January 10, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CASSEY KAYULA - FINANCE Minister Felix Mutati has dissolved the Pensions and Insurance Authority (PIA) board following the expiry of their term on September 2, 2016. This is barely a week after some insurance...

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January 9, 2017 - 0 Comments

By HELEN ZULU - THE Zambia National Building Society (ZNBS) customer deposit base rose by 11.8 per cent to K253 million from K227 million in 2016, while interest income grew by 40 per cent from...

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January 9, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Lusaka Securities Exchange (LuSE) last Friday suspended trading in Lafarge securities for seven days. This is in accordance with Section 4.14 of the Lusaka Securities Exchange rules and with the...

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January 5, 2017 - 0 Comments

By HELEN ZULU - THE Government has rejected the proposed banning of the importation of secondhand tyres but directed Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) and Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) to develop a national...

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January 3, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has commenced investigations to establish whether imported petroleum products from South Africa qualify for preferential treatment under the various trade protocols. Currently the authority is withholding...

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January 3, 2017 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - SMALL and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) on the Copperbelt should take advantage of various Government economic interventions to run mining ventures, Mines and Mineral Development Minister Christopher Yaluma has said. The Ministry...

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January 3, 2017 - 0 Comments

By HELEN ZULU - MUHANYA Solar Limited has invested US$300, 000 in the development of a mini-electricity grid in Sinda district, in Eastern Province aimed at scaling up the use of solar-powered energy. Business development...

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