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April 18, 2024 - 0 Comments

By SNIKE MZULAHSTAKEHOLDERS in Siavonga have welcomed the planned $845-million fertiliser manufacturing plant slated for the tourist town.The Government, through the Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) on Monday signed an investment promotion and protection agreement with...

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April 18, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Government has pledged to invest resources from the World Bank’s International Development Association (IDA) wisely in human capital in to sustainably grow the country’s economy.Finance and National Planning Minister Situmbeko...

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April 18, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – COMMERCE, Trade and Industry Minister Chipoka Mulenga (right) has called for use of locally-manufactured leather products to help grow the sector.Mr Mulenga said in an interview that the local leather sector...

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April 18, 2024 - 0 Comments

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE National Association of Smallholders Farmers (NASF) is confident that the K23 billion requirement by the nation as an emergency fund to address the effects of droughts will include a component...

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April 18, 2024 - 0 Comments

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE Indaba Agricultural Policy Research Institute (IAPRI) has urged the private sector to leverage the Agriculture Credit Window by venturing in irrigation farming activities to ensure sustainable food security in the...

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April 17, 2024 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA’s livestock sector has continued to grow steadily and remains pivotal to the livelihood of many people.For instance, according to the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock’s 2023 Mid-Year Economic Report, the population performance of most...

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April 17, 2024 - 0 Comments

Transporters get presidential business assurancePRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema had a meeting with transporters, public passenger transport operators as well as bus and taxi drivers last Thursday.The sector players aired out their views and presented their various...

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April 17, 2024 - 0 Comments

FROM the look of things, solar energy is providing practical solutions to climate-induced power cuts.With a short installation period, solar power generation projects can help the country ward through the troubled waters.Unlike other power generation,...

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April 17, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Government has assured Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) that it will restructure and dismantle the over $800 million debt it owes, as the oil marketing body calls on members to remain...

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April 17, 2024 - 0 Comments

By ANDREW MULENGATHE Zambia Public Procurement Authority (ZPPA) has launched the full use of the Electronic Government Procurement (e-GP) system to reduce corruption and malpractice associated with the public procurement process.This means that all public...

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