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December 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

COMPLIMENTS of the season to all readers of this column. It is that time of the year when parents and guardians have to circumnavigate the turbulence of paying school fees. For this reason I thought...

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December 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

TODAY in our weekly article we look at the importance  of  a customer and the challenges faced by small businesses in this area. To many, businesses in the area of doing businesses such as retailing,...

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December 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

EVERY nation is identified with a prominent culture and brand which subsequently affects its business and economic growth. Additionally, countries compete with each other for the world’s attention in pertinent issues such as respect, investor...

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August 2, 2016 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA’S textile and garment sub sector has the capacity to contribute immeasurably to the economic development of the country if well harnessed. Being labour intensive, it has the potential to greatly contribute to employment and...

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August 2, 2016 - 0 Comments

THIS week, I want to look at the maize marketing system from a different angle which is rarely focused on. Every year, the Government sets the floor price for the staple crop, maize, to guide...

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August 2, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE past few weeks our subject of discussion centred on claims procedures in motor vehicles with numerous responses from readers as expected. In light of this today we will publish some selected reactions from readers....

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August 2, 2016 - 0 Comments

BUSINESS idea development is a critical aspect in the creation of any successful business concept. The viability of a business idea to a large extent determines how competitively sustainable the entire business will be. In...

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August 2, 2016 - 0 Comments

AT Patent and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA), I met one of the followers who knows about my passion for the work towards Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in the country. I was at PACRA doing...

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July 26, 2016 - 0 Comments

DESPITE massive challenges facing the mining sector compounded by a slump in commodity prices, the mining sector will continue contributing significantly to the country’s economic development. In the latest seventh Extractive Industries Transparency Initiative (EITI)...

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July 26, 2016 - 0 Comments

RECENTLY, we featured articles on the latest report by the Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research (ZIPAR) which indicates that Zambia’s city populations are expanding at an average rate of nearly four per cent...

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