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Zambeef sets to generate record export earnings

Zambeef Director, Carl Irwin, has disclosed that Zambeef products look set to generate record export earnings this year. In a statement made available to ZANIS in Lusaka yesterday Mr Irwin said this has made Zambeef the single largest foreign...

ZACA fears for food insecurity after farmers sell maize out of the country

The Zambia Consumers Association (ZACA) says the illegal exportation of maize to neighbouring countries by farmers seeking to sell their produce at good prices will threaten the country’s food security. ZACA Executive Director, Muyunda Ililonga, says the trend needs to...

Delayed purchases by FRA makes farmers look elsewhere

Headman Sinda of Sinda village in Chieftainess Nyanje of the Nsenga speaking people of Sinda district in Eastern province says the delay by the Food Reserve (FRA) to start buying maize prompted farmers to sell their maize to briefcase...

Zambia recognises the current administration in Libya as the official government

ZAMBIA has recognised the current administration in Libya as the official government representing the people of the North African country, Tourism and Arts minister Sylvia Masebo has said. Ms Masebo said on Saturday evening during dinner hosted by...

Ericsson and Zamtel to demonstrate 4G mobile communications capability at UNWTO

Ericsson and Zamtel have agreed to demonstrate their capability to deliver state-of-the-art Fourth Generation (4G) mobile commnications technology in a live Zamtel mobile communications network. The demonstration which is the first ever in Zambia has been done at the...

FRA pays K80 million countrywide to farmers

The Food Reserve Agency has revealed that it has so far paid out K80 million countrywide to small scale farmers participating in the crop marketing exercise. In a statement released by FRA Public Relations Manager Daniel Msoka, the agency said...

Zambia will not accept aid tied with governance conditions as long PF remains in power-Kabimba

GOVERNMENT will not accept aid tied with governance conditions as long the Patriotic Front (PF) remains in power, justice minister Wynter Kabimba has said. Speaking at the Indian Business Council of Zambia (IBCZ) farewell dinner for Indian High Commissioner...

Unregistered SIM cards to be switched off by Dec 31 2013.

Government has set December 31 2013 as deadline for the ongoing SIM card registration exercise. This means that all SIM card which would have been registered by December 31 2013 would be deactivated. Transport, Works and Supply Minister Yamfwa Mukanga announced...

Government revises the Sixth National Development Plan

GOVERNMENT has revised the Sixth National Development Plan (SNDP) to now focus on inclusive growth, rural development and job creation. Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda said the Patriotic Front’s (PF) development agenda to revise and reflect on the SNDP policy focus...

Economic Association foresees reduced export earnings for Zambia

The Economic Association of Zambia (EAZ) has observed that the drop in commodity prices on the international market will affect Zambia's export earnings and may subsequently affect the revenue earned from the export of minerals. Speaking on QFM newa EAZ...

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