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May 11, 2017 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE - FINANCE Minister Felix Mutati was among other ministers from across Africa who gathered with investors and the private sector to determine how best to tackle the investment and credit risk hurdles....

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May 8, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI - THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has so far raised more than K93 million during the tax amnesty introduced  last month. Last month, ZRA waived interest and penalties for taxpayers with outstanding...

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April 27, 2017 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH  NAMUTOWE - ZAMBIA’ annual rate of inflation for April 2017 has remained static at 6.7 per cent as that recorded the previous month. This means that on average, prices increased by 6.7 per...

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April 27, 2017 - 0 Comments

By SYLVESTER MWALE - FORMER Finance Minister Situmbeko Musokotwane has welcomed the decision by the Government to seek the support of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and that the fund’s conditions are bearable. Dr Musokotwane,...

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April 13, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - GOVERNMENT has engaged two Chinese railway companies to undertake a re-capitalisation study for Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) to enhance its operations. Transport and Communications Minister Brian Mushimba said plans to re-capitalise...

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April 13, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - MIZINGA Melu has officially taken over as new Barclays Bank Zambia managing director from Saviour Chibiya who has assumed the position of regional managing director in South Africa. Ms Melu has...

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April 13, 2017 - 0 Comments

By HOPE BWALYA - THE governments of Angola and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have requested Zambia for 120,000 tonnes of maize. Representatives of the two countries made the request during a meeting with...

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April 6, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAYA NTANDA - ZAMBIA and other developing countries have been challenged to take advantage of the London Stock exchange (LSE) and access financing in wide range of currencies to invest in economic prosperity. United...

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April 6, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - CONSUMER Unity & Trust Society (CUTS) International has commended Zesco Limited’s proposal to raise the threshold for life-line tariffs by about 200 per cent to minimise the effects on domestic users....

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March 16, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA- FIRST Quantum Minerals Limited (FQM) has launched an offering of US$1,600 million senior notes to refinance the company’s existing debt securities due in 2019 and 2020. Senior notes are debt securities or...

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