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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) has approved the development of the Maamba Collieries Multi – Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) that is expected to come on stream this year. ZDA MFEZ manager...

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January 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - The Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) has expresseed concern at the existing of several obstacles in the distribution of fertiliser under the 2013/14 Farmer Input Support Programme(FISP), and has urged Government...

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January 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - Emeralds and Semi-Precious Stones Mining Association of Zambia (ESMAZ) has urged Government to consult widely before establishing another gemstones trading centre to ensure sustainability of the entity. ESMAZ said Government should...

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January 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Government has projected to spend a total of US$33 million for the installation of 113 megawatts of electricity at the Lusaka South Multi-facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) to consolidate power supply....

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January 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Government has allowed Zambia State Insurance Corporation (ZSIC) to proceed with its intention to be quoted on the capital market. And the International Finance Corporation (IFC) committed portfolio in Zambia...

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January 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Government will inject an initial capital of K10 million into the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC). Commerce, Trade and Industry Minister Emmanuel Chenda said the K10 million would be from the...

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January 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - THE private sector has raised further concerns over the increasing cost of energy in Zambia. Private Sector Development Association (PSDA) chairperson Yusuf Dodia said the current cost of energy in Zambia...

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January 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES MUYANWA - CAPITAL Fisheries has said 2013 was one of its best years in which it scored various successes especially on its expansion programme. Managing director, Damian Roberts said the firm managed to...

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January 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

CHICKEN eggs in Mpika District are fetching high prices on the market due to short supply of the commodity. At Musakanya Main Market, within the Central Business District, the eggs were selling at K1 each...

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January 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Government has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Zambia Sugar to facilitate the negotiations for an off-take contract for ethanol production, aimed at mitigating the high cost of fuel....

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