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October 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KAIKO NAMUSA – THE Food Reserve Agency (FRA) owes farmers in Petauke K56.2 million for maize sold during this year’s marketing season, while another K2 million is owed to 800 workers engaged as warehouse...

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October 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES MUYANWA? – THE ninth African Development Forum is underway in Morocco where a number of African leaders are expected to tackle issues of illicit financial flows and domestic resource mobilisation.? The forum takes...

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October 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KAIKO NAMUSA – THE Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has disbursed K1.8 million to 18 groups and entrepreneurs for various projects in Petauke District in Eastern Province.? Commerce, Trade and Industry Minister Bob Sichinga...

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October 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE? THE Government will soon develop a national broadband strategy aimed at providing affordable broadband services on a competitive basis to Zambian citizens.?   Transport, Works, Supply and Communications Minister, Yamfwa Mukanga said...

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October 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – MORE than 700 rolls of failed electric cables worth K 80,500 have been quarantined in Lusaka town centre area while 632 dozens of fake black shoe polish have been intercepted. Following...

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October 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA? – THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has said high energy cost is slowing down growth in the manufacturing sectors in the region. This has been worsened by unreliable...

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October 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBIA will bid for the hosting of the 2015 edition of the Africa Hotel Investment Forum (AHIF), Tourism and Arts Minister Jean Kapata has said. AHIF is Africa’s leading event for...

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October 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

By HAPPY MULOLANI – THE Smallholder Agribusiness Promotion Programme (SAPP) has disbursed K60,000 to Maramba Mushroom Group in Livingstone. SAPP programme manager Kwibisa Lywalii told the National Agricultural Information Services (NAIS) during a field visit...

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September 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA? – AIRTEL Business, the enterprise arm of Airtel Networks Zambia Plc and Thuraya Telecommunications Company of the United Arab Emirates (UAE), have signed a partnership aimed at providing technology-driven solutions to corporate...

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September 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA? – THE Food Reserve Agency (FRA) has so far procured close to one million tonnes of maize and owes farmers nearly K1 billion for this marketing season. This is partly because the...

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