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June 15, 2022 - 0 Comments

SOMEWHERE in May 2014, I stated that in an economy where market forces are sensitive and swiftly responsive to any major economic statement and positive occurrence, the prices of mealie-meal could have that week started...

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June 15, 2022 - 0 Comments

By Kennedy Mupeseni – AN economist has tipped businesses on how to drive more benefits from events as the country prepares to host the 41st Ordinary Session of the Executive Council of the African Union...

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May 18, 2022 - 0 Comments

PERHAPS many believe that successful entrepreneurs become great by virtual of being born with an entrepreneur spirit.Others say they are just made by learning the skill, activating their natural talent and having the right mindset....

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May 18, 2022 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA once again made another attempt at realising her ambition of developing electric vehicles – Lithium-Ion Battery (LIB) technologies on April 29 this year.This was when Republican President Hakainde Hichilema and Democratic Republic of Congo...

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May 18, 2022 - 0 Comments

EVERY time the issue of privatising a mining unit comes up, it reminds me of what could now terms as a ‘prophetic statement’ by then leading televangelist-cum-politician, Nevers Mumba, around 2000.Yes about 22 years or...

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May 18, 2022 - 0 Comments

By Kennedy Mupeseni – THE mild drought characterised the 2021/2022 rain season, late fertiliser distribution and the lucrative soya beans in the last year’s crop marketing season can be blamed for the expected reduction in...

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April 20, 2022 - 0 Comments

SMALL pelagic fisheries subsector has potential to contribute to the economic growth and alleviate poverty among the rural communities that depend on water body fishery activities.This is so because the sector has a wide value...

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April 20, 2022 - 0 Comments

FOLLOWING a series of write-ups on the prices of petroleum products in Zambia, this forum has received some feedbacks from some consumers trying to find out if there is any possibility of having prices reduced.Some...

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April 20, 2022 - 0 Comments

COMPETITION has become a fierce thing among market players particularly in the flooded market.It strongly demonstrates that firms can compete for customers leading to production of high-quality products and services. In addition to that, competition...

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April 20, 2022 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA’s successful fight against corruption will remain a far-fetched dream without exerting corresponding efforts to transform the nation’s underlying culture.From the onset it is important to outline what culture is.Remarkably, the term culture refers to...

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