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December 30, 2013 - 0 Comments

ByMAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - Government has singed a Statutory Instrument (SI) Number 103 of 2013, which brings into effect the Customs and Excise Duty for Public Benefit Organisations. The SI which also brings into consideration Amendments...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - THE Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) has called on Government to quicken the enforcement of a Statutory Instrument (SI) that will restrict importation of goods and raw materials that...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - HUNGRY Lion Zambia, a subsidiary of Shoprite Holdings Group, has embarked on a K7 million refurbishment programme of some of its Fast Food outlets to meet international standards. Among those being...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - HEIFER International Zambia will spend over US$5 million to empower over 20,000 households with animals such as cattle and goats in selected parts of the country in 2014. This year Heifer...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - Zambia expects upward inflationary pressures emanating from the seasonal increase in food prices particularly mealie -meal, the Central Bank has said. Bank of Zambia (BoZ) head of Public Relations Kanguya Mayondi...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - ZAMBIA’S metal exports have reduced to K3, 210 million in November 2013 from K3, 757 million in October 2013. The overall contribution of metals and their products to the total export...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - GOVERNMENT is to effectively roll-out the national agriculture investment plan to support establishment of agro-processing facilities. The move is also aimed at attracting sustainable investments that will add value to the...

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December 29, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - THE Zambia Federation Associations of Women in Business (ZFAWB) has urged members across the country to take advantage of the growing demand of cassava and grow more. The Federation has also...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - ZAMBIA’s year end inflation rate increased to 7.1 per cent from seven per cent recorded in November 2013, while the country has posted its first trade deficit of K327 million since...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - MEALIE-MEAL prices in the country are expected to remain above K65 despite Government offloading additional stocks of maize to millers for increased production. According to Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) president...

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