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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - MARKET capitalisation in the last quarter ended December 31, 2013 went up by 17 per cent at more than K58 billion. The Lusaka Stock Exchange (LuSE) All Share Index (LASI) closed...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA JAPAN has set aside US$2 billion for loans to the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance for Africa (EPSA) over the next five years, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said. Mr Abe said...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

 By JAMES KUNDA -  NIGERIAN High Commissioner to Zambia Sifawu Momoh has said the Dangote Group’s establishment of the cement factory in Zambia will strengthen economic ties between the two countries.  Dangote Group, one of...

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - TRANSPORT, Works, Supply and Communications Minister Yamfwa Mukanga has urged mobile service providers in the country to be more customer-focused by making sure that customer needs are satisfied. And Zambia Telecommunications...

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - THE Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) has said millers across the country have reduced the prices of breakfast mealie meal by about K10 but the situation on the ground yesterday still...

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

By NAKUBIANA SHABONGO GOVERNMENT’S effort to take electricity to the rural areas has benefited citizens especially those engaged in small-scale businesses, Vesto Simfukwe, a tailor has said. Mr Simfukwe of Shimukuni in Chibombo District said...

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - ZAMBIAN Breweries PLC will commence the construction of a US$32.6 million malting plant in the Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) in the second half of 2014. The construction of the...

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - MULTI-FACILITY Economic Zones (MFEZ), Industrial Parks and as well as industrial clusters are poised to ease the challenge of unemployment the country has been facing in the last 20 years. Through...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - GOVERNMENT has completed a total of 19 grid extensions under the rural electrification projects in 2013 worth K134,907,471.46 representing 70.7 per cent aimed at delivering inclusive development particularly in the rural...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - STANDARD Chartered has been named ‘Best Bank in Zambia’ by the Financial Times Banker Awards. These awards are among  the most sought after and well-respected accolades in the banking industry. In...

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