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Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) plans are on course-Professor Chirwa

Efforts to give Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) a face lift are on course, chief executive officer Clive Chirwa has said. Speaking in an interview yesterday, Professor Chirwa said rehabilitation works at the firm were progressing well. “The rehabilitation works are going...

Vice President Guy Scott holds private talks with Indian Prime Minister

Vice President Guy Scott has met Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in New Delhi in India today and held a closed door meeting. ZANIS reports that Dr. Scott, who arrived at the parliament house at about 16:00 hours Indian time...

Council workers in uproar over non payment of salaries since January

Some Kabwe Municipal Council (KMC) employees have raised concern over their unpaid salaries describing the situation as long overdue and demotivating. The workers have not been paid their dues since January this year and are leaving in fear of...

Don’t return to FOREX controls, warns Fundanga

Former Bank of Zambia Governor Caleb Fundanga has warned against a return to foreign exchange controls in Zambia. Commenting on the Bank of Zambia Amendment Bill of 2013 which seeks to strengthen monitoring of foreign exchange flows in and around...

I will resign if UNWTO flops-Masebo

Tourism and Arts minister Sylvia Masebo says she will resign if the UNWTO general assembly slated for August this year turns into a flop. Mrs. Masebo was speaking this morning at Zambezi Sun Hotel during meeting held for the Local...

Solwezi residents resell cheap maize from FRA

Some residents in Solwezi, who are buying maize from the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) meant to cushion the shortages of the mealie meal in the district, are reselling the grain on the black market. District Commissioner, Crispin Likando, said it...

RDA signs Kitwe-Chingola dual carriage way contract

The Road Development Agency (RDA) has awarded a KR562 million contract to Sino Hydro Zambia Limited for the construction of more than 45 kilometres (km) of the dual carriageway between Kitwe and Chingola on the Copperbelt province. RDA Director...

Zambia and Canada sign investment protection and promotion agreement

Zambia and Canada have concluded negotiations and signed the Foreign Investment Promotion and Protection Agreement (FIPA) to boost business ties. FIPA is a treaty designed to promote and protect Canadian and Zambian investment through legal binding provisions as well...

Lusaka City Council considering the introduction of Price Control on Rentals

Lusaka Mayor Daniel Chisenga says the local authority is exploring ways of introducing a bye law to regulate the level of house rentals charged by landlords. Mr. Chisenga observed that tenants in Lusaka have been exploited for a long time...

Vice President expected in India for the 9th CII-EXIM bank conclave

Vice President Guy Scott is expected in India tomorrow to attend the 9th Confederation of Indian Industry (CII)-EXIM Bank Conclave on India-Africa Project Partnership which runs from 17 -19 March, 2013. Dr. Scott will arrive in India on Saturday,...

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Zesco United’s Character in The Dock After Winless Run

Defending champions Zesco United attempt to snap-out of a three-match losing run in all competition when they visit Zanaco...

Napsa Stars sign Tapson Kaseba

Napsa Stars have confirmed the signing of Green Eagles striker Tapson Kaseba. Kaseba joined Napsa on a one-year loan deal from the Choma club. The striker...

Makoye Bridge In Monze Washed Away By Flash Floods

Government officials in Monze District have confirmed the washing away of the bridge at Makoye which connects Chikuni Mission and surrounding villages to Chisekese. Monze...

Young Zambian Doctor and Lusaka Global Shaper to represent Zambian Mental Health Perspective at World Economic Forum

A young Zambian Doctor and Global Shaper, Dalal Naeem has been invited to attend and speak at this year’s World Economic Forum, Road to...

Bishop Chomba warns Controlling Officers fixated with politics

LOCAL Government Permanent Secretary Bishop Edward Chomba has warned Local Authority Controlling Officers to stir off politics as they are civil servants. In a stern...
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