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January 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE Kwacha started Wednesday trading at 0.5 ngwee lower than the previous day’s closing level. According to Zanaco daily treasury newsletter, the local currency began trading at K5.495/5.505, lower than the...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) has said the Government should participate in the production and supply of some essential commodities to the consumers, as a long-term measure to help reduce prices....

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – STANDARD Chartered Bank has said Zambia’s fiscal policy has been consistent and as a result the rates on the market are expected to remain flat in 2014. This will, however, depend...

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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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