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February 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

LIKE I stated last week, annually, 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...

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February 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – GLOBAL mining conglomerate, Vedanta Resources, has disclosed that copper production at its Zambian subsidiary, Konkola Copper Mines, dropped by 19 per cent in the last quarter of 2013. Vedanta reported at...

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February 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By BUSINESS REPORTER – THE prices of oil on the international market slipped below $108 a barrel on Friday and were set for their first monthly drop in four with worries over faltering Chinese consumption...

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February 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Lusaka South Multi-Facility Economic Zone (MFEZ) will this year intensify infrastructure development at the facility to attract further investors. And NRB Pharma Zambia Limited has started the construction of the...

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February 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) says it has maintained a relatively tight monetary policy stance to moderate effects on inflationary pressures going forward. BoZ head of public relations Kanguya Mayondi said...

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February 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Government will maintain the ban on the export of scrap metal to promote value addition in the local steel industry, Commerce, Trade and Industry Minister Emmanuel Chenda has said. Mr...

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January 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – ENGEN, the downstream petroleum products company with offices in fifteen African and Indian Ocean Island countries has introduced its Dieselube 500 Super 15W-40 lubricating oil onto the Zambia market. Engen Zambia...

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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

By JAMES KUNDA – The Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) is satisfied with the timely release of maize to millers by Government  which has contributed to a  significant reduction in mealie-meal prices. This follows the ...

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