Daily Archives: Dec 15, 2009

President Zuma’s speech in Zambia

Remarks by his Excellency, JG Zuma, the president of the Republic of South Africa, at the state banquet hosted by President RB Banda in his honour during state visit in Lusaka, Zambia, 7 December 2009. Your Excellency, dear brother and … read more »

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IMF lends Zambia $81 mln, seen supporting kwacha

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has agreed to lend Zambia $81 million to be disbursed immediately, a factor likely to provide short-term support to its kwacha currency. Despite being a fully convertible currency, Zambia's kwacha remains very illiquid and can … read more »

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Irish mobile medical unit for Zambia

THOUSANDS OF people in Zambia will have access to potentially life-saving ear, nose and throat treatments thanks to a mobile clinic funded by Irish donations. President Mary McAleese, who is patron of Gorta, met the directors of the charity at … read more »

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Zambia: Inflation declines to 11.5%

The annual rate of inflation as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index declined by 0.8% from 12.3% in October 2009 to 11.5% in November 2009, the Central Statistical office of Zambia said in its November bulletin. The decline … read more »

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