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January 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – TURKEY has pledged to assist Zambian Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) to make them contribute more to the country’s economic growth. Ministry of Foreign Affairs – Bilateral Economic Affairs in...

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January 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – ZAMBIAN Breweries, a subsidiary of global brewer SABMiller, posted a growth rate of 12 per cent on lager volumes at the end of 2013 buoyed by expansion projects that led to...

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January 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – COPPER prices hit a seven-week low on Tuesday as buying interest faded ahead of the Chinese New Year and as a stronger dollar weighed in. Three-month copper on the London Metal...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – SINCE the commissioning of the Kariba North Dam in 1977, no Greenfield investments have taken place in the expansion of the power sector. This is due to the fact that Zambia...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

TODAY we want to focus on the importance of electricity to Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) in Zambia. To do that we will feature an article by my colleague NAKUBIANA SHABONGO who recently visited Chibombo...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – The Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) is satisfied with the timely release of maize to millers by Government  which has contributed to a  significant reduction in mealie-meal prices. This follows the ...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Zambian marketing environment seems to be growing at a fast pace over the recent years. This, I conceive, should be attributed to the global and universal shifts affecting us all in the areas of...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY  MUPESENI – AIRTEL Networks Zambia  has launched the promotion dubbed ‘Wina Big’ valued at K2 million in which customers will be winning various prizes ranging from school fees, a trip to Brazil and...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Pan African Building Society (PABS) in Ndola has this year set aside K9 million for loans and leases to retail and corporate clients. PABS Ndola branch manager Jones Mulenga said...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

EVERY year, all fishery areas in Zambia are closed to fishing from about December 1, to the beginning of March the following year, except for Lake Kariba and Lake Tanganyika. The two are not affected...

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