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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – MULTI-FACILITY Economic Zones (MFEZ), Industrial Parks and as well as industrial clusters are poised to ease the challenge of unemployment the country has been facing in the last 20 years. Through...

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

DURING the week, I was discussing with a colleague whether the free-market economic policies that Zambia seems to have been pursuing for quite some time now are in the best interest of the entire nation....

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January 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

WITH ten years experience in the insurance industry, I have been privileged to see how the game is played. There are many potential fraud areas and scenarios which are very tempting and only people with...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – GOVERNMENT has completed a total of 19 grid extensions under the rural electrification projects in 2013 worth K134,907,471.46 representing 70.7 per cent aimed at delivering inclusive development particularly in the rural...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – STANDARD Chartered has been named ‘Best Bank in Zambia’ by the Financial Times Banker Awards. These awards are among  the most sought after and well-respected accolades in the banking industry. In...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF) has received a capacity building grant of K4 million from the Government for logistical support towards the recapitalisation fund the ZCF embarked on in 2011. The...

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January 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – GOVERNMENT has partially lifted the ban on the movement of pigs, Agriculture and Livestock Deputy Minister Luxon Kazabu has announced. Mr Kazabu said in Ndola yesterday that the movement of pigs...

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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 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

WE enter 2014 with economic pronouncements from the Government on the reintroduction of Industrial Development Corporation (INDECO) which comes as a good package for small and medium enterprises (SMES) in the sense that the sector...

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January 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE investments in electricity expansion projects that Zesco Limited has embarked on in the Northern Province are expected to end the perpetual problem of low power voltage, residents have been subjected...

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