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August 2, 2015 - 0 Comments

IT is gratifying to learn that the Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA) is working with the Forestry Department in a bid to control charcoal burning before the forests gets depleted. This is a timely intervention....

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August 2, 2015 - 0 Comments

EVERYTIME there are rumours of job losses or shutdowns in the mining sector, an atmosphere of despair is created. This is because the mining sector contributes massively to employment creation and the economy of the...

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July 31, 2015 - 0 Comments

ISN’T it the famous English playwright William Shakespeare who wrote that ‘all is well that ends well’? Finally, Henry Sosala has defied all odds by completing his tortuous odyssey of ascending to the throne after...

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July 28, 2015 - 0 Comments

THERE has been much talk about the Eurobond in the recent past, Zambian citizens have expressed mixed concerns about the usage of the said funds. Some people have outrightly condemned the acquisition and subsequent usage...

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July 27, 2015 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA adopted the National Decentralisation Policy in 2002 and launched it in 2004 with a commitment to implement it in a period of 10 years. The full implementation of the decentralisation policy means devolving functions...

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July 25, 2015 - 0 Comments

DISCIPLINE is an unequivocal pre-requisite of success in any endeavor, including business. It is discipline which makes one focus on what they embark on and remain determined to see it to a logical and positive...

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July 22, 2015 - 0 Comments

ON January 16, 2015, the Government reduced the prices of fuel by an average of K2.60, mainly due to the fall in the prices of crude oil on the international market. Cumulatively, between October 2014...

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July 21, 2015 - 0 Comments

IS it not interesting to note that while prices of a good number of commodities are said to be going up, the price of cement, which is one of the most important materials in construction,...

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July 15, 2015 - 0 Comments

THE Lusaka South Multi-facility Economic Zone (LS-MFEZ) says it expects more than 400 enterprises to set up base in the zone in the next few years. From the investments, more than 100,000 job opportunities are...

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July 9, 2015 - 0 Comments

IN March this year, a report by the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) indicated that Mauritius, Rwanda and the Seychelles had scrapped visas on countries whose nationals belong to the regional body....

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