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March 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

OUR dear Kwacha has received a lot of bashing in the last few months and this week posted its record-low exchange rate against the United States dollar. On Monday it hit a record-low of K6.10...

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March 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

PICK n Pay in Ndola, has done a commendable job to package most of their grocery products on display in different quantities. This has obviously made it easier for the customer to buy certain products...

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March 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

Silence means consent, goes an English saying and I don’t know if this applies to the followers of the SMEs corner. Sometimes I am thrown into a quagmire of thoughts on whether the SMEs corner...

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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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March 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

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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