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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBIA’s year end inflation rate increased to 7.1 per cent from seven per cent recorded in November 2013, while the country has posted its first trade deficit of K327 million since...

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December 26, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – MEALIE-MEAL prices in the country are expected to remain above K65 despite Government offloading additional stocks of maize to millers for increased production. According to Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) president...

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CHICKEN King restaurant on Broadway in Ndola is among eateries which deserve commendation for maintaining high standards of service in 2013. The food and beverages served in this establishment have always been top-notch and waiters...

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By KENNEDY MUPESENI – HEN-WOOD Foundation Zambia, a New Apostolic Church faith-based organisation, has spent more than K165,000 on income-generating activities which include the establishment of a sausage processing plant and a piggery. A total...

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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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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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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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