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Monday, February 17, 2020

Economy

The Brazilian Bioenergy firm to help Zambia develop the Biofuel Industry

The Brazilian Bioenergy, Ethanol and Sugarcane Association has pledged to support Zambia with technological advancements in its quest to develop the Biofuel Industry. Association President Mario Campos said his association is pleased with the interest shown by Zambia in...

Zambia Economy to Improve this Year-Habaazoka

Economics Association of Zambia President Lubinda Habaazoka has predicated that Zambia’s economic situation is expected to improve in 2020. Dr. Habaazoka said this is especially so due to favorable rainfall patterns and the expected normalization of water levels needed for...

Some businesses keep records in characters, says ZRA boss

Zambia Revenue Authority Commissioner General Kingsley Chanda has said tax authorities in Africa need to collaborate and share information to ease the identification of tax evasion attempts. He said at the on-going Africa Mining Indaba on Tuesday that ZRA is...

War of words between Vedanta and Zambian government intensify

The enmity between Vedanta Resources and the Zambian government shows no signs of easing after Mines Minister Richard Musukwa, labelled the country’s mining sector a victim of criminal activity. “Zambia is a victim and it needs support,” said Mr. Musukwa...

Spar Arcades to shut down

As the local economy continues to slow down, retail chain Spar at Arcades Shopping Mall has announced that it will be closing down. In a notice to suppliers, Spar Country Manager Ken Darby said the closure is due to the...

Free Trade presents a chance for success for Africa

Minister of Foreign Affairs Hon. Joseph Malanji says the Africa Continental Free Trade (AfCFTA) presents a higher chance of success when Africa resolves peace and security issues affecting certain parts of the continent. Hon. Malanji welcomed this year’s theme, Silencing...

Zambia Revenue Authority seize suspected base metals at Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola.

The Zambia Revenue Authority has seized suspected base metals with traces of gold, palladium, nickel, manganese and precious stones weighing about 1.5 kilograms at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola. The consignment was intercepted when ZRA Customs officers working...

Government wants to see more Zambians taking up Management Positions in the Mines-Kampyongo

Minister of Home Affairs Hon Stephen Kampyongo has said that the government wants to see more Zambians taking up Management positions in the mines. Mr. Kampyongo said that government introduced the Zambianization program with the aim of increasing...

“Nobody eats GDP” says African Development Bank President as he calls for inclusive growth

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast, -- Africa’s economies are growing strongly, but growth alone cannot meet the needs of the continent’s poorest citizens, because “nobody eats GDP,” the African Development Bank’s (AfDB.org) President, Akinwumi Adesina, said as he unveiled the Bank’s...

Airtel introduces non expiry bundles and slashes the data Pay As You Go rate

Airtel Networks Zambia Plc has introduced non expiry bundles and slashed the data Pay As You Go rate. Airtel’s Managing Director, Mr Apoorva Mehrotra made the announcement today saying the PAYG rate had been slashed from K1.05 per 1MB to...

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Chilubi Parliamentary By-Election’s Biggest Losses and Lessons

By Isaac Mwanza The final results of the Chilubi 2020 By-Elections are in and it is time to analyse these numbers to get a feel...

PF Toasts Chilubi Victory as UPND Beats Kambwili’s NDC to Second place

The Patriotic Front PF has toasted the Chilubi and other ward by elections PF candidate Mulenga Fube beat four other contenders after polling...

Forest Rangers Dent Nkana’s League Title Dreams

Nkana's title hopes were questioned on Saturday at home when Forest Rangers beat them 1-0 in Kitwe and get rewarded with top spot on...
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