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January 3, 2022 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENICOPPER is expected to average $11,875 per tonne in 2022 from a projection of price target of $10,500 per tonne in 2021. Goldman Sachs remains bullish on the copper market with its analysts...

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January 3, 2022 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Copperbelt Energy Corporation (CEC) Plc will this year look at the possibility of pioneering green bonds taking advantage of the fertile local and global environment.The company is well positioned to...

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December 31, 2021 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBIA’s annual inflation rate has closed the year at 16.4 per cent, missing the projected target range of between six and eight per cent as indicated in the 2021 National Budget.The...

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December 31, 2021 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBIA’s Gross Domestic Product (GDP) estimates for the third quarter of this year indicates that the economy grew by 3.5 per cent. This represents a 6.5 percentage point increase from minus...

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December 31, 2021 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI –THE copper prices witnessed this year helped to cushion Zambia’s economy from the negative effects of COVID-19 pandemic and the debt default, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has observed, PwC chief executive officer and senior...

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December 31, 2021 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE increased uptake of electronic channels for bill payments and money transfers has enhanced prospect of fraud being more attractive, providing an unprecedented opportunity for intending fraudsters. Read more...

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December 31, 2021 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE Policy Monitoring and Research Centre (PMRC) has called for increased private sector participation in the livestock sector to unlock its potential.PMRC executive director Bernadette Zulu said a viable private sector...

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December 30, 2021 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – GOVERNMENT has been urged to clean up the procurement and handling of fuel so that the perceived wastage is eliminated. It was important for the Government to look at how much...

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December 30, 2021 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – MILL utilisation of all millers increased from around 40 to80 per cent owing to improved local and regional markets for mealie-meal, the Millers Association of Zambia(MAZ) has said.MAZ president Andrew Chintala...

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December 30, 2021 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THERE is an urgent need to invest in small-scale irrigation schemes and a robust agriculture extension to make the segment more resilient to tough climatic conditions.This is according to the latest...

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