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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – SINCE the commissioning of the Kariba North Dam in 1977, no Greenfield investments have taken place in the expansion of the power sector. This is due to the fact that Zambia...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

TODAY we want to focus on the importance of electricity to Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SMEs) in Zambia. To do that we will feature an article by my colleague NAKUBIANA SHABONGO who recently visited Chibombo...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Zambian marketing environment seems to be growing at a fast pace over the recent years. This, I conceive, should be attributed to the global and universal shifts affecting us all in the areas of...

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EVERY year, all fishery areas in Zambia are closed to fishing from about December 1, to the beginning of March the following year, except for Lake Kariba and Lake Tanganyika. The two are not affected...

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January 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

IN 2012 the Pensions and Insurance Authority (PIA) introduced minimum premium rating guidelines which took effect on June 7. These guidelines were issued pursuant to powers vested in the regulator in Section five of the...

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January 23, 2014 - 0 Comments

SWEET Bite, a fast food outlet in Kabwe has done a commendable job in maintaining quality customer services. Well prepared food and beverages are sold within a desired time of order and always fresh to...

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January 22, 2014 - 0 Comments

I have said it before that uncontrolled debt seems to be the national sport of Zambia. I am constantly coming across entreprenuers and individuals that seem to think that the only solution is to borrow...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

This week I revert to my education procedures and this time I sensitise the entrepreneurs on the aspect of the importance of financial source documents. Financial records in a business set up are very important...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

ABOUT two years ago, I worked for a small upcoming business communications company based in Lusaka. It had posed a challenge for me to head its marketing team as marketing manager. The first observation I...

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January 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – Despite its high cost which has also contributed to increased prices of certain commodities, the Zambian transport sector is steadily developing. The high cost of transport has put the Zambian economy...

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