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July 28, 2021 - 0 Comments

By Kennedy Mupeseni – THE appreciation of the Zambian Kwacha experienced currently if sustained will help retain confidence in the local economy leading to an economic boost.Last week, we saw the local currency gain from...

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July 28, 2021 - 0 Comments

SINCE last week, I have been receiving a lot of correspondences from some followers of this column who wanted me to look at the current strengthening of the Kwacha against major convertible currencies like the...

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ANY organisation’s leadership, be it at corporate business, or national economic level, significantly affects an undertaking’s long-term wellbeing.Essentially, an undertaking’s leadership determines its vision, mission and how the organisation will execute effective strategies to achieve...

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July 21, 2021 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-PAYMENT technologies are increasingly becoming an important means for Zambian businesses to accept transactions from its consumers through digital platforms amidst the on-going spread of COVID-19 pandemic.This is transforming how retailers operate as...

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July 21, 2021 - 0 Comments

AS early as April this year, this forum embarked on a series of articles on manifestos of parties participating in this year’s general elections.In continuing looking at the economic issues in this year’s general elections,...

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July 21, 2021 - 0 Comments

VALUE-driven leadership is the surest way of ensuring global and Zambia’s economy and its underlying corporate business organizational success.Research shows that many of the challenges that corporate businesses and national economies face world-over are caused...

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July 21, 2021 - 0 Comments

KASUMBALESA is a border between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). It is famously known as a hub for trade for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs).This border has a marketplace where a variety...

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July 14, 2021 - 0 Comments

PERHAPS the most frequently asked question when you encounter crowds in places like Lusaka city market is “what do all these people do and what drives them to be where they are?Driving through the streets...

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EVERY business and national economy interconnects and is affected by the individual variables in its surrounding environment: technology, the political environment, and the like.What has the political environment have to do with a nation’s macro...

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SIX years ago, we featured an article in which I stated that: ‘So the prices of tomatoes and other vegetables contributed to the reduction in the rate of inflation for Zambia in March 2015!’During that...

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