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Economy

July inflation increases to 8.0 percent

The Annual rate of inflation for the month of July, 2014 has increased to 8.0 percent from 7.9 recorded in June 2014. Speaking during the release of the July, 2014 monthly bulletin, Central Statistical Office Director, John Kalumbi says the...

Katema directs all ministries to urgently pay the money owed to state media organisations

INFORMATION Minister Joseph Katema has reiterated the Government’s directive to all ministries, State institutions and spending agencies to urgently pay what they owe State-owned media organisations without fail. The minister said State media were in dire need of funds to improve...

Zambia Sugar workers reject foreign Manager

Some employees at Zambia Sugar PLC in Mazabuka have warned that they will stage a peaceful demonstration should management go ahead with plans to employ a South African national as Factory Manager. The employees who vowed to demonstrate against the...

Youths who failed to pay back loans will be arrested-Kambwili

Youth and Sport Minister Chishimba Kambwili says members of the seventeen youth groups in Eastern province that have failed to pay back loans amounting to K331, 000 from the Youth Development Fund will be arrested. Mr. Kambwili has told Qfm...

African Development Bank Boss pleased with Kazungula Bridge project

The African Development Bank (ADB) says the Kazungula Bridge project would facilitate trade between Botswana and Zambia and the entire SADC region once completed. ADB President Donald Kaberuka says it is pleasing to note that construction works on...

Mopani implements programmes for empowering local contractors

Freelance writing jobs online from prowriterstime.com is a good opportunity for you to earn money MOPANI Copper Mines(MCM) PLC has implemented programmes aimed at empowering and building capacity of local contractors and other small and medium enterprises in Zambia. MCM Chief...

Chenda ‘ sells’ Zambia’s investiment opportunities in the US.

Local Government and Housing Minister Emmanuel Chenda has highlighted the various investment opportunities in Zambia and Government-initiated reforms to diversify the economy and creation of jobs. According to a New York's LEADERS magazine headlined Zambia’s Economic Reforms, published in...

PF’s silence over MPs’ pay rise demand shows lack of leadership – Sikota

Opposition United Liberal Party (ULP) President Sakwiba Sikota has stressed the need for the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) to show that it is taking the lead in giving guidance to the nation. Mr. Sikota says it is not right for...

Country is quickly losing fiscal autonomy on account of exacerbated debt contraction. JCTR

The Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflections JCTR has expressed concern with rate at which country is quickly losing fiscal autonomy on account of exacerbated debt contraction with the current external debt is estimated to exceed US $4 billion...

Vibrant motor industry cardinal for economic development – Col. Kaunda

Government says a vibrant motor industry is cardinal in fostering social and economic development in the country. Transport, Works, Supply and Communication Deputy Minister Panji Kaunda says it was for this reason that government will continue to support the...
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Kitwe Pastor expresses disappointment with Bill 10 collapse

The Kitwe Pastors Fellowship has expressed disappointment with the collapse of the Constitution Amendment Bill number 10 in Parliament yesterday. Speaking in an interview ...