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April 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA- THE Zambia Freight Forwarders Association (ZAFFA) has urged Government to develop a policy that will compel importers and exporters to use rail transport for heavy cargo to ease intense pressure on the...

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April 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA- THURAYA Telecommunications, a leading Mobile Satellite Services (MSS) operator has entered into an agreement with Bharti Airtel International to provide its customers with mobile satellite products and services across 17 countries in...

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April 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA- STANBIC Bank Zambia has so far disbursed more than K500 million to the country’s agricultural sector, becoming one of the leading financial institutions in market share and size of the lending portfolio....

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March 31, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CATHERINE NYIRENDA SATURINA Regna Pension Fund, the largest privately managed pension scheme in Zambia, last week declared 15-per cent return to its members, double the current inflation rate which is hovering around 7.7 per...

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March 31, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA- LAFARGE Cement Zambia has recorded a 14-per cent rise in turnover from K992 million in 2012 to K1.132 billion in 2013. The growth was mainly driven by high volumes, pricing actions and...

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March 31, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI- FORMER Commerce, Trade and Industry minister Felix Mutati has called for increased bilateral trade relations between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Mr Mutati said the trading activities between Zambian...

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March 31, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA- PLANS to construct the Chingola-Jimbe railway line have reached an advanced stage with works expected to start this year, Transport, Works, Supply and Communications Minister Yamfwa Mukanga has said. Mr Mukanga said...

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March 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – ZAMBIA’s metal exports in the total value decreased from K3, 631 million recorded in January to K3,082 million in February 2014. The overall contributions of metals and their products to the...

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March 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – ZAMBIA will this week host a high-level investment and trade seminar for Zambian and Chinese firms at one of the Multi Facility Economic Zones (MFEZs) in Lusaka. The forum, dubbed Zambia...

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March 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – A TURKISH company specialising in the construction of pre-fabricated infrastructure has expressed readiness to help Zambia enhance food security by building cost-effective grain storage facilities in rural areas. PREFI Company Limited,...

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