Sunday, June 16, 2024

Economy

Mealie meal prices in Solwezi skyrocket amid shortages

Traders on the black market in Solwezi district are selling a 25 kilogramme bag of breakfast at KR92 (K92,000) and roller meal of the...

Zambia Sugar brands ActionAid report on tax avoidance as inaccurate(updated)

Zambia Sugar has dismissed the report by ActionAid that it was involved in evading tax remittance tax avoidance in Zambia. Spokesperson Lovemore Sievu said the...

Zambia sugar plc subsidiary of Associated British Foods accused of tax avoidance after sending massive profits abroad

Associated British Foods has been accused of Zambia tax avoidance after sending massive profits abroad. One of Britain's biggest multinationals, whose brands include Silver...

In adequate supplies attributed to shortage of meali meal in Solwezi

Mealie meal retailers in Solwezi have stated that the alleged shortage of the commodity in the district is as a result of inadequate supplies...

Kitwe millers hike the price of mealie meal despite recent Government directive

Some millers in Kitwe have hiked the price of a 25 kilograms bag of breakfast to KR60 despite recent Government directive to reduce the...

Government to build solar power plants in N/western province

Government plans to set up solar power plants in all thermal powered districts in North-western province. Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) North-western Regional Manager, Isaac...

Zambia to export Energy bulbs

The Zambia Electrometer Limited Marketing and Sales Manager Joo Chunga has said the company expects to export over 750,000 Compact Florescent Lamps (CFLs) commonly...

Govt. Apologises for late FISP distribution

Government has apologized to farmers in Northern Province for this season’s disastrous fertilizer distribution programme. Northern Province minister Col. Gerry Chanda says this year’s Farmer...