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Zambia lags behind in local Content production

                                           By Tovin Ngombe  Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) experts have charged that the country was not doing enough in the production of local information being updated on websites.The ICTs experts who spoke in separate interviews told ZANIS that poor...

Government embarks on dissemination of the Vision 2013 and the Fifth national

The ministry of Finance and National Planning today starts the dissemination of Vision 2030 and the Fifth National Development Plan, FNDP, 2006-2010 documents in Lusaka province. FNDP Assistant Director for Planning and Economic Management Division Patrick Choolwe told Lusaka province permanent...

Our economic strategies have began to bear fruit, says Veep

Vice Presindent Rupiah Banda says the economic recovery strategies which the new deal government put in place have already started yielding fruits. Mr Banda says infrastructural development, revitalising and opening up of the mining industry and availability of job opportunities are...

UNZA to affiliate colleges upon assurance of quality education

University of Zambia (UNZA) Vice Chancellor, Professor Stephen Simukanga says it will only affiliate colleges to the higher institution of learning upon being satisfied of provision of quality education. Professor Simukanga says the demand by...

ZPCT gives K300 m for HIV/AIDS to Chavuma

The Zambia Prevention Care and Treatment Partnership, ZPCT, has given Chiyeke Rural Health centre in Chavuma over K300 million for HIVand AIDS programmes. ZPCT Programmes Officer, Ernest Phiri, said during the launch of voluntary counselling and testing at the week-end, that...

Embrace development as tool to combat poverty-Levy

President Levy Mwanawasa has called on traditional rulers to embrace development as it was a tool for combating poverty and other social ills in society. The President said traditional rulers were not only there just for preservation of traditions and customs...

Kobil stakes over K100m for L/stone Station facelift

KOBIL Zambia Limited has staked over K100 million to rehabilitate its Livingstone Service Station. Kobil Site Engineer Brian Chilanzi said the company has engaged an Italian Company, Prefabricated Contractors to work on the station. He said some of the major works to...

CEEC appoints interim boss

Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry Director of Planning, Gideon Lintini, has been appointed new interim director general for the Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission, CEEC.  CEEC chairman, Jacob Sikazwe, confirmed the appointment of Mr. Lintini to ZANIS yesterday adding that...

Govt channels over K1.3 billion to science education

Government has provided over K1.3 billion to the National Science Centre to promote the capacity of science and technology education in selected basic schools around the country. The money has been provided by three cooperating partners through the Service Delivery Improvement...

Finance to handle irrigation fund

GOVERNMENT has appointed Finance Bank Zambia Limited to manage a K542.2 billion Irrigation Development Fund (IDF) to empower farmers enhance their productivity. This follows Government’s allocation of resources to the Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives to establish and operate a...
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ZCCM-IH has the capacity to efficiently operate Mopani Copper Mines-IDC

The Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has said ZCCM-IH has the capacity to efficiently operate Mopani Copper Mines. According to the...
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