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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – ZAMBIA’s Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) hit slightly below US$2 billion in 2013, up from the US$1.6 billion recorded the previous year, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has said. This is premised on...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Kitwe District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KDCCI) has called for an immediate ban on imported textile raw materials to help revive the local industry. Continued imports of raw materials...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – The Government will finance the procurement of grading equipment for the Zambia National Service (ZNS) to facilitate the grading of roads in the rural areas aimed at improving access to markets....

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – ZAMBIA and Africa in general should develop the fish industry to reduce dependence on copper and other export minerals, the Food Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has said. FAO senior Aquaculture officer Doris...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Kitwe District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KDCCI) has called for an immediate ban on imported textile raw materials to help revive the local industry. Continued imports of raw materials...

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January 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SYCORAX TIYESA NDHLOVU – HE way most of us manage our businesses and our careers might soon or later lead us into untold misery because we always assume that things will always be in...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) has said the Government should participate in the production and supply of some essential commodities to the consumers, as a long-term measure to help reduce prices....

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – STANDARD Chartered Bank has said Zambia’s fiscal policy has been consistent and as a result the rates on the market are expected to remain flat in 2014. This will, however, depend...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – MARKET capitalisation in the last quarter ended December 31, 2013 went up by 17 per cent at more than K58 billion. The Lusaka Stock Exchange (LuSE) All Share Index (LASI) closed...

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January 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA JAPAN has set aside US$2 billion for loans to the Enhanced Private Sector Assistance for Africa (EPSA) over the next five years, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has said. Mr Abe said...

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