THE business community in Zambia said President Michael Sata’s death will affect the economy in the short-term but that the long-term targets will remain on course. The Economic Association of..
The Bank of Zambia (BOZ) has assured the nation that the financial sector and the Zambian economy remain fundamentally strong and resilient as the nation mourns the tragic loss of..
Farmers in Kaputa District, who sold their maize to the Food Reserve Agency (FRA), have threatened to withdraw their maize if the agency does not pay them their dues in..
The Lusaka City Council (LCC) is strategically working to finally curb street vending in the city. LCC Public Relations manager Mulunda Habeenzu said the local authority was already concentrated on..
Attacks on Hon Chikwanda Since the presentation of the 2015 budget by Minister of Finance Hon. Alexander Chikwanda, various stakeholders have raised concerns with regards the budget. Whereas the concerns..
ZAMBIANS will receive a Golden Jubilee gift from Government when the newly and completely refurbished passenger train arrives in the country in a couple of days’ time. The 16-coach passenger..
THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has unveiled a 50th Independence Anniversary K50 commemorative banknote bearing portraits of former Presidents and the current Head of State. Minister of Finance Alexander Chikwanda..
THE Chamber of Mines of Zambia (CMZ) has asked the Government to reconsider the new mining tax regime proposed in the 2015 National Budget. The new mining tax regime will..
THE Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) has mobilised funds from donors for the rehabilitation of the Kariba Dam. The rehabilitation works for the dam are estimated to cost over US$290 million…
Opposition UPND Member of Parliament (MP) Cornelius Mweetwa has urged government to lift the two-year wage and employment freeze imposed by government on the public service workers Mr. Mweetwa notes..
Political activist Dante Saunders has charged that unions in the country are toothless and that threats by the Zambia Congress of Trade Unions to organize mass demonstrations over the wage..
Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda says 14 months is not too long a time before the wage freeze imposed on the civil service is lifted. Mr. Chikwanda said by the time..
More stakeholders have joined in calling on government to lift the two year wage freeze and recruitment freeze which was imposed on the public service workers this year. Zambian Voice..
A wrangle is emanate in Kainafumu Resettlement Scheme in Solwezi East were government has demarcated 9000 farm plots to resettle farmers and the First Quantum Mining (FQM) has started mining..
TOURISM and Arts Minister Jean Kapata has opened the first ever art gallery in Livingstone which was constructed at a total cost of K6,000,000. Officially opening the art gallery on..