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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By BRIAN HATYOKA - FALLSWAY Timbers Limited, a Livingstone-based wood processing firm, is planning to diversify its business portfolio and set up a K10-million food processing plant next year. The new line of business, which...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - ZAMBIA Railways Limited (ZRL) plans to transport 1.6 million tonnes of cargo in 2014, chief executive officer Muyenga Atanga has said. Professor Atanga announced in Ndola that company had set the...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - THE increase in Zambia’s cattle population from 3.6 million to 4.6 million has expanded the country’s dairy production capacity by 20 million litres in 2013, the Zambia Dairy Association (DAZ) has...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - HANDYMAN’S Paradise Zambia has said it will take advantage of the booming construction industry in the country to spread tentacles to Livingstone and Chirundu in the first quarter of 2014. Currently...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI - THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA)’s decision to start operating 24 hours at Nakonde border post in Muchinga Province has reduced the costs of doing business for cross border traders. The clearance...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - ZALCO Limited, a Kabwe- based manufacturing company has invested about US$6 million in the expansion of a cable plant which will boost its production capacity to more than 100 toACnnes of...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Kafue Gorge Regional Training Centre (KGRT) will invest about US$29 million in the construction of a five-megawatt hydro power plant, renewable energy demonstration facilities and a learning centre. KGRT director...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - ZAMANITA, a subsidiary of Zambeef Products, has projected to crush around 70,000 tonnes of oil seed in 2014, of which 37,500 tonnes will be sourced internally. This year the company has...

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December 24, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - Government has roped in an equity partner to help resuscitate operations at Zambia’s sole Nickel Mine in Mazabuka, Southern Province. This follows recent successful negotiations on the revival of the Munali...

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December 24, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA - THE China Non-ferrous Metal Mining Company (CNMC) owned by Luanshya Copper Mine, has this year doubled its annual copper production capacity from 20,000 tonnes to 40,000 tonnes. CNMC group chief executive...

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