Daily Archives: Dec 1, 2011

Mine Workers Union of Zambia upset with government flip-flop over windfall tax

  By Zumani Katasefa Mine Workers Union of Zambia (MUZ) Secretary General Chishimba Nkole says his members are upset with the PF government’s change of stance over over the re-introduction of windfall tax. Address journalists in Kitwe on Thursday, Mr. … read more »

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Zambia: The fight against Corruption & Proof beyond Reasonable Doubt

By Daimone Siulapwa THE Wikipedia defines Proof beyond a reasonable doubt as the standard of evidence required to validate a criminal conviction in most adversarial legal systems. Generally the prosecution bears the burden of proof and is required to prove … read more »

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The international theme for World AIDS Day 2011, backed by the World AIDS Campaign and UNAIDS, is ‘Getting to zero’, namely zero new HIV infections, zero discrimination and zero AIDS-related deaths. Here at UKZAMBIANS we are thankful to Theresa Lungu … read more »

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Embattled former Labour Minister, Austin Liato charged

Embattled Former Labour Minister, Austin Liato has been charged with the offence of retaining property suspected to have been stolen or unlawfully obtained contrary to section 318 Cap 87 of the laws of Zambia. Mr. Liato who was detained last … read more »

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Finance Bank workers get Two Million Kwacha salary increment

Rejuvenated Finance Bank has awarded its unionized staff a Two Million Kwacha salary increment across the board. Bank Managing Director, Barkat Ali revealed that the increment takes effect next month. He says the move is aimed at motivating the workers. … read more »

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George W. Bush in Zambia tomorrow for a two-day visit

FORMER United States of America (USA) president, George W. Bush, arrives in the country tomorrow for a two-day visit meant to help raise awareness about health issues. And Zambia is among several other sub-Saharan countries that will benefit from US$75 … read more »

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Observe human rights, investors admonished

By Zumani Katasefa Roan constituency parliamentarian Chishimba Kambwili has advised investors to seriously observe global human rights. Mr. Kambwili who is also Zambia’s foreign affairs minister said it was so disheartening that rich and prominent people were in a perpetual habit of harassing individuals with little … read more »

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Exciting Opportunities for Businesses in Zambia as Regus Expands

LUSAKA, Zambia, Dec 01, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Regus, the world’s largest provider of flexible workplaces, has opened its first business centre in Zambia, Lusaka, responding to growing demand for flexible workspace and rising business confidence in Sub-Saharan Africa. This … read more »

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