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March 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

HIV/AIDS has been ravaging most parts of the African continent over the past years. The pandemic has been one of the most devastating in world history. HIV/AIDS’ impact on most world economies need not be...

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By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – PARTNERSHIPS between the private sector and the small-holder farmers are critical in the development of the agriculture sector. This is so because it helps lessen dependence on Government in terms of...

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March 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

No doubt, excess is one thing that is least appreciated by many people. When one hears the word excess, usually what comes to mind is having more than enough or abundance but in Insurance this...

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March 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE promotion of a dynamic operating environment for Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs) is increasingly seen as a priority in Zambia’s economic development agenda. SMEs are a primary driver for...

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March 10, 2014 - 0 Comments

The call by Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) for Government to set up milling plants through the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) is worth taking into account. Prices of mealie meal which is Zambia’s staple food, are...

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March 6, 2014 - 0 Comments

Z-MART mall in Ndola is becoming an attraction for mostly multinational chain stores as evidenced by the coming in of Jet stores which opened its doors at the facility early this week. The store located...

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March 5, 2014 - 0 Comments

IF you want to make things happen, the ability to motivate yourself and others is a crucial skill. Within Zambia, I am afraid to say, we are a country of followers not leaders, and motivation...

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March 3, 2014 - 0 Comments

Infrastructure development in the hospitality industry is rapidly gaining momentum as evidenced by the construction of hotels and lodges across the country. One such developer contributing to this is Union Gold Zambia which is coming...

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February 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

IN this week’s column I have decided to look at a business risk from a layman point of view. A friend of mine asked me if I could partner with him in a business deal...

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February 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

SEEING is believing so the saying goes. People are easily convinced with things which are visible, things they can touch and feel. Experiencing something however, has long lasting impressions on most of us. In marketing...

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