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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Economy

Now Ghana bans Zambeef products

The Food and Drugs Authority (FDA) of Ghana has warned prospective importers of Zambeef Products produced in Zambia to immediately halt any processes to get the beef into Ghana. According to the FDA, the product has been found to contain...

Lusaka Protea Hotel to double size

The 100 room Lusaka Protea Hotel is constructing a new wing that will see it grow to 237 rooms. The expansion is to service the growing demand for business travel as the Zambian economy continues to grow. The hotel is located...

Government working on law on student loans

Government is finalizing a statutory instrument that will bring about the Higher Education Loans and Scholarships Authority to replace the existing Bursaries Commitee. Once operational, the Authority will extend loan facilities beyond the current two public universities, UNZA and CBU...

Tedious public procurement processes delaying the pace of national development-Minister

Home Affairs Deputy Minister Nickson Chilangwa says long and tedious public procurement processes are delaying the pace of national development. Mr. Chilangwa said the PF government is failing to execute some of its urgent plans because Zambia’s public procurement processes...

Sata directs ministry to resolve crop levy issues

President Michael Sata has directed the Ministry of Local Government and Housing to quickly resolve the matter surrounding the crop levy. President Sata said government appreciates and supports the fact that a significant proportion of the financial resources of...

Use all currency denominations to improve circulation – Gondwe

Bank of Zambia (BoZ) Governor Michael Gondwe says there is need for all Zambians to accept the use of all the new money in circulation especially the re-introduced coins. And Dr Gondwe has urged the media to highlight stories...

Claims by PF that they have delivered are misleading – Nevers Mumba

Movement for Multi Party Democracy (MMD), president Dr. Nevers Mumba has said that the economic atmosphere does not support the ascensions and pronouncements of the patriotic front administration. Dr. Mumba has told Qfm news that government is dreaming by making...

Zambia Sugar continues to deny tax avoidance claims

Associated British Foods, the London-listed group, has hit back at allegations that it has been avoiding paying millions of dollars in taxes to the Zambian government on its sugar operations in Zambia through the exploitation of loopholes in the...

KCM refutes media claims of its plans to lay-off 600 workers

Konkola Copper Mines Plc (KCM) has refuted media claims that the mining firm has placed six hundred workers on forced leave without clearly indicating when they will return for work. KCM Director for Strategy and Business Development, Brandapan Gnanasivam, has...

MP’s throw out motion to restore subsidies

Parliament last night rejected a motion requesting government to reinstate the fuel and maize subsidies. The motion moved by MMD Solwezi Central MP Lucky Mulusa was urging government to reinstate the fuel and maize subsidies in view of the hardships...
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President Edgar Lungu has transferred Luapula Province Permanent Secretary Dr Felix Phiri to the Ministry of Defence. According to a statement released to the...

PF Women Ask Speaker to take Stern Action against UPND MP Cornelius Mweetwa

The Women from the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) in Lusaka have asked Speaker of the National Assembly Dr. Patrick Matibini to take stern action...

President Lungu says he has Information People are trying to force him meet HH using Violence

President Edgar Lungu has said that he has received reports of some opposition political parties planning to make the country ungovernable through violence so...

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