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January 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

A NUMBER of companies that have implemented the social, economic and environmental aspects of the business have proved that sustainability has unlimited ability to generate financial returns and enhance corporate reputation. In an ever-changing world,...

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January 10, 2017 - 0 Comments

MIXED feelings is how one would  describe the reactions from readers on the subject ‘why the insurance industry should consider adjusting premiums’. There were three interesting and separate developments last week which a strategist would...

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January 10, 2017 - 0 Comments

“We regret  to advise that your payment has been rejected as employers are now  required to submit their monthly returns online using the National Pension Scheme Authority(NAPSA) website portal, the notice reads in part from...

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January 10, 2017 - 0 Comments

MERGERS and acquisitions have notoriously been renowned for having a ‘toss of a coin’ chance of success, save for the latest trends in the development of versatile models and skills, which have increased the activity’s...

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January 10, 2017 - 0 Comments

DURING the week, two things happened which motivated this two-part article. Firstly, there was a call from a reader on the Copperbelt who wanted to know where the locally produced cobalt goes since it is...

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December 20, 2016 - 0 Comments

Today’s article is a reminder to insurers to ‘sit up’ in the wake of the fast changing environment, a topic discussed earlier in the year. Dynamics in the insurance industry have significantly changed the way...

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December 20, 2016 - 0 Comments

THE business world is increasingly changing from a push to a customer driven market, with survival being more dependent on the business’ ability to attract customers and generate repeat business. It should always be easier...

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December 20, 2016 - 0 Comments

The construction industry in the informal sector has flourished in Zambia and this has come to the rescue of the unemployed youths in some way. The unemployment levels in the country are high and looking...

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December 20, 2016 - 0 Comments

By Helen Zulu - ZAMBIA’s major economic activity has been mining with the sector’s contribution to Gross Domestic Product standing at 13.5 per cent in 2014. The mining industry accounts for about 86 per cent...

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December 20, 2016 - 0 Comments

By Maimbolwa Mulikelela - DESPITE Zambia’s economic challenges, local capital market has continued to contribute significantly to the country’s overall financial sector. It remains one of the most resilient and is poised to be one...

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