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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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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF) has received a capacity building grant of K4 million from the Government for logistical support towards the recapitalisation fund the ZCF embarked on in 2011. The...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – GOVERNMENT has partially lifted the ban on the movement of pigs, Agriculture and Livestock Deputy Minister Luxon Kazabu has announced. Mr Kazabu said in Ndola yesterday that the movement of pigs...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) has approved the development of the Maamba Collieries Multi – Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) that is expected to come on stream this year. ZDA MFEZ manager...

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January 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – COPPERBELT Energy Corporation Plc (CEC) revenue has swelled to K1,353 million for the period up to March 31, 2013 from K1,172 million the previous financial year. The company in 2013 also...

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January 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – EMIRATES has launched a special fare promotion from Lusaka to Dubai starting at K3,968 in Economy and K10,788 in Business class, effective from January 7 to 17, 2014 in readiness for...

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January 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – A total of K3.72 trillion old currency has so far been withdrawn from circulation, representing 96.6 per cent withdrawal rate, the Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has said. The Central Bank said...

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