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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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By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - Improved dividends from investee companies of ZCCM Investment Holdings (ZCCM-IH), have impacted positively on the group’s performance this year, recording a total turnover of K520 million compared to K257 million during...

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By JAMES KUNDA - THE Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) has urged Government to review the pricing mechanism for locally grown maize so that retailers do not exploit consumers by hiking the cost of mealie-meal. ZACA...

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By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA - THE Kwacha lost further ground against the green back on Monday, as it broke above the K5.500 level. According to Zanaco daily newsletter, the Kwacha began the day at K5.45/5.46 on...

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By KENNEDY MUPESENI - THE Zambia Federation of Women in Business (ZAFWIB) has trained more than 100 women in agriculture techniques in Lusaka to equip them with modern farming skills. The Federation is also in...

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How good is your insurance provider? TODAY being one of the celebrated days in a year, most people are with their families celebrating or doing other activities together. This is also a period when people...

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AS we continue looking at the highlights of the 2013 in terms of policy measures, this week, I want to focus my attention to the period before 2013, to somewhere in May 2012. I want...

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By NAWA MUTUMWENO - ORGANIC farming is the way forward for the future of family farming, the International Federation of Organic Agricultural Movements (IFOAM) said in a Press release issued on November 22. With the...

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ONE major challenge that small and medium enterprises (SMEs) face today in Zambia is the source of business financing. SMEs have a challenge in accessing loans from financial institutions in the sense that banks have...

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By SOMOLA KABEMBA - THE tourism sector in the country posted a 12 per cent growth rate in 2012, surpassing the world average rate of four per cent. Deputy Tourism and Arts Minister David Phiri...

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