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August 3, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-SECURITIES Exchange Commission (SEC) has submitted a 10-year Capital Markets Development Plan to Government meant to address investments mismatch in the securities market.SEC chief executive officer Phillip Chitalu said this was initiated after...

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August 3, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-THE World Bank Group has launched an initiative aimed at assisting Women Small and Medium Enterprises (WSMEs) to overcome financial constraints stimulate growth and inspire more women to participate in the Zambian economy.The...

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August 1, 2022 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE-ATLAS Mara Zambia has embedded more than 200 learning institutions on its platform dubbed ‘SchoolPay’ making over 80,000 transactions worth K160 million to date.Bank relationship manager- learning institutions, Jack Shamutete says Atlas Mara...

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August 1, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAYA NTANDA-SUNBIRD Bioenergy Zambia in Luapula Province plans to blend petrol with ethanol to reduce on the country’s fuel imports.The company, a private sector entity is scheduled to have its first-ever ethanol produced from...

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August 1, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has urged Zambians to consider increasing their participation in Government securities to help mitigate the impact of external shocks.It was important for Zambians to consider investing in Treasury...

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August 1, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-MORE than K730 million has been invested in the Stanbic Bank Zambia digital transformation in the last five years to enhance customer service delivery.Stanbic Bank Zambia Limited chief technology, Wisdom Shanengeta says the...

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August 1, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-THE Entrepreneurs Financial Centre (EFC) has partnered with the Rural Finance Expansion Programme (RUFEP) to provide affordable financing to dairy farmers in the country.The matching grant has a total commitment of K3.2 million...

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July 26, 2022 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-AN initial investment of about US$250 million is earmarked for Zambia’s first-ever Battery Electric Vehicle (BEV) manufacturing plant to be financed by the African Export-Import Bank (Afreximbank). Read more...

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July 26, 2022 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI-THE Fisenge Dairy Business Cooperative Union (FDBCU), a women-led organisation, has said assistance by cooperating partners like the United States African Development Foundation (USADF) has helped establish an effective milk value chain.Fisenge Daily...

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July 26, 2022 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI-THE Veterinary Association of Zambia has urged the Government to invest in human resource of veterinary services if the country is to achieve the desired growth in the Livestock sector.Association president Malcon Chiyoba...

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