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THE National Council for Construction (NCC) will introduce an e-learning platform for construction courses by the end of the year in line with changing technological trends. NCC public relations officer Chama Mwansa said the council...

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By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – NATIONAL Housing Authority (NHA) has partnered with Standard Chartered Bank and Zambia National Building Society (ZNBS) for mortgage financing to provide citizens in the country with affordable housing units. NHA sales and...

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By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – THE just-ended 88th edition of the Zambia Agricultural and Commercial Show in Lusaka seems to have lifted the nation’s spirit economically. The uplifting assurance comes as Zambian industries reaffirmed their official...

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ANY weekly columnist would tell you that there are just some weeks when a columnist is inundated with ideas on which to base the next article. For me, the foregoing seven days constituted one of...

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‘No farmer, no food, no future’ is the slogan of the Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU), a clear expression of the importance of a farmer to the wellbeing of all. Without food there is literally...

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By HELEN ZULU – ZAMBIAN Fertilisers Limited has established a branch in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) where it exported more than 2, 000 tonnes of fertiliser in 2013. Company sales manager Gene Phiri...

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By HELEN ZULU – COAL Processing Industry Limited of Ndola has invested about US$1 million into the procurement of machinery and equipment for the production of coke briquettes. Coke briquettes are used as a source...

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By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – THE Zambia State Insurance Corporation (ZSIC) is planning to set up a micro-finance company to cater for small and medium entrepreneurs (SMEs) needs. ZSIC managing director George Silutongwe said the firm...

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By JUDITH NAMUTOWE – STANBIC Bank Zambia has over the last few years invested a total of US$120 million in the country’s agricultural sector. Stanbic Bank head of agricultural banking Mwamba Musambo said at the...

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By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – MM Integrated Steel Mills Limited has started the construction of the cable factory in Ndola as part of its expansion project. Company sales manager Ashish Sah said the company would establish...

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