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June 14, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE National Association of Smallholder Farmers (NASF) has proposed the use of equipment and not cash in the issuance of irrigation loans.NASF chairperson Frank Kayula says irrigation loans should be in...

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June 14, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE Grain Traders Association of Zambia (GTAZ) intends to import 500 tonnes of maize from Tanzania to supplement Government efforts and cushion the impact of the maize deficit in the country.GTAZ...

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June 14, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – CHILANGA Cement PLC has commissioned a US$20 million kiln upgrade project dubbed “Phoenix Project” to double Cement production at its Ndola plant.The upgrade project will increase production from 500,000 to one...

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June 13, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – AIRTEL Africa customer base has grown to 152.7 million across 14 markets, attaining International Standard Organisation (ISO) 27001 and ISO 22301 certifications.The ISO demonstrates Airtel Africa’s compliance with international standards and...

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June 13, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA – ACCESS Bank and Cake Market College have launched the Women Start Up initiative to provide 1,200 women with access to financial services and resources, thereby enabling them to participate fully in...

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June 13, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE Zambia Council for Social Development (ZCSD) has urged mining companies to be tax compliant by declaring profits and paying the right amount of taxes to the Government.ZCSD has also commended...

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June 13, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO) has called on stakeholders to play an innovative role in bridging the 46.4-per cent gap in the attainment of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).ZANACO acting...

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June 12, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGA – NON-Traditional Exports (NTEs) have increased to US$4.23 billion recorded last year from US$3.52 billion in 2022.This represents a 20-per cent growth and 10.4-per cent increase in the NTE’s proportion of the...

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June 12, 2024 - 0 Comments

ANDREW MULENGA – THE Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ) has commended Government on its recent initiatives such as debt restructuring and attracting investments to revive the economy.EAZ states that sustained efforts, innovation and consistent policy...

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June 12, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema says Zambia is building on its reputation as a strong investment destination and a hub for business in the region.He said this is evidenced by the increased investor...

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