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February 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By BUSINESS REPORTER – THE prices of oil on the international market slipped below $108 a barrel on Friday and were set for their first monthly drop in four with worries over faltering Chinese consumption...

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By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) will this year intensify infrastructure development at the facility to attract further investors. And NRB Pharma Zambia Limited has started the construction of the...

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By JAMES KUNDA – THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) says it has maintained a relatively tight monetary policy stance to moderate effects on inflationary pressures going forward. BoZ head of public relations Kanguya Mayondi said...

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By JAMES KUNDA – THE Government will maintain the ban on the export of scrap metal to promote value addition in the local steel industry, Commerce, Trade and Industry Minister Emmanuel Chenda has said. Mr...

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By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE annual inflation rate for January 2014 has gone up to 7.3 per cent as compared to the 7.1 per cent recorded in December last year. Speaking during the the monthly...

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By KENNEDY MUPSENI – JAPAN Tobacco International (JTI) Leaf Zambia has invested K12 million on inputs and out-grower schemes for tobacco production in this year’s farming season. Company managing director Robert Royle said JTI had...

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January 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – ZAMBIA and Turkey have signed an air aviation agreement which provides for the introduction of a direct flight between Turkey’s commercial capital Istanbul and Lusaka. The direct flights between the two...

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By BRIAN HATYOKA – THE new international terminal building at Harry Mwaanga Nkumbula International Airport in Livingstone will be officially commissioned in the next quarter of this year, National Airports Corporation Limited (NACL) managing director...

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THE shopping community in Ndola will soon have a new shopping centre given the tremendous progress which has been made towards the completion of the high-status Kafubu Mall. The US$20 million facility is set to...

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By JAMES KUNDA – ENGEN, the downstream petroleum products company with offices in fifteen African and Indian Ocean Island countries has introduced its Dieselube 500 Super 15W-40 lubricating oil onto the Zambia market. Engen Zambia...

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