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March 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – GLOBAL emerald mining giant Gemfields Plc has recorded a revenue growth of US$38 million in 2013, an interim six-month financial report has disclosed. The London Stock Exchange listed firm which owns...

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March 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – SPAR management in Ndola says the colour of brown bread it has been selling to clients of late is determined by the per centage of bran in the flour. Shop manager...

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March 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – SUPERIOR Milling Company has bought about 40,000 tonnes of maize from the small-scale farmers of which, 50 per cent is from the Food Reserve Agency (FRA). Managing director Peter Cottan said...

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March 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – ZAMBIA’s increasing mining activities have pushed global metal exports to K3, 677 million from K3,427 million recorded at the end of last year. The K3,677 million was recorded in January 2014...

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March 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA  – GOVERNMENT should link the more than 400 small-scale gemstone miners to foreign investors to increase the country’s producing companies and maximise annual production. Emeralds and Semi-Precious Stone Miners Association of Zambia...

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March 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE Citizen Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has extended the period for submission of application forms for the 2014 empowerment loans from February 28 to March 14, 2014. This will allow those...

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February 27, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Zambia National Building Society (ZNBS) has mobilised more than K7 million deposits through the ‘Save and Win’ promotion which was launched in November last year. And the Bank of Zambia...

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February 27, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Ndola Squash Club has opened a daily lunch-hour buffet between 12:00 and 14:00 hours for only K25 per plate. A full menu is always available and customers can choose any type of food including...

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February 27, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SYLVIA MWEETWA – THE  Bank  of  Zambia  (BoZ)  will introduce a national  switch which  will standardise Automated Teller Machines (ATMs) to allow account holders withdraw  cash  from any machine regardless of the bank and...

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February 27, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) in partnership with the Frankfurt-Rhein-Main Chamber is today expected to open a new Business Information Centre at the Show Grounds in Lusaka. The...

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