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January 23, 2014 - 0 Comments

                                                                                                      By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA –  PROLIGHT Zambia has introduced a new through-service from Lusaka to Zanzibar in Tanzania, enabling families to travel seamlessly from the capital to the beach. This is part of airline’s extension service...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA and KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) and Impala Warehousing and Logistics International BV, have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to deliberate an agreement that will give the...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE Copperbelt Energy Corporation (CEC) will issue new shares to raise up to K387, 500,000 by way of a renounceable rights offer. According to a statement issued by Stockbrokers Zambia, the...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – The Government will soon source K15 million to set up refineries for blending ethanol and petrol to address the high fuel prices in the country. Mines, Energy and Water Development Permanent...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBIA’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) hit slightly below US$2 billion in 2013, up from the US$1.6 billion recorded the previous year, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has said. This is premised on...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Kitwe District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KDCCI) has called for an immediate ban on imported textile raw materials to help revive the local industry. Continued imports of raw materials...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – The Government will finance the procurement of grading equipment for the Zambia National Service (ZNS) to facilitate the grading of roads in the rural areas aimed at improving access to markets....

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – ZAMBIA and Africa in general should develop the fish industry to reduce dependence on copper and other export minerals, the Food Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has said. FAO senior Aquaculture officer Doris...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Kitwe District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KDCCI) has called for an immediate ban on imported textile raw materials to help revive the local industry. Continued imports of raw materials...

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January 20, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBEEF will invest around K5.4 million in barns to house the expanding herd of dairy cows on its Kalundu Farm in Chisamba. The five cowsheds will each hold up to 300...

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