Daily Archives: Jul 20, 2012

Nobel laureate, discoverer of HIV, says cure in sight

The Nobel laureate who helped to discover HIV says a cure for AIDS is in sight following recent discoveries, in an interview with AFP ahead of a global conference on the disease. Francoise Barre-Sinoussi, who won the Nobel Prize in … read more »

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Copper prices rebound

THE prices of copper in London rose yesterday after two sessions of losses, as investors shifted focus from the lack of immediate stimulus measures by the United States (US). Reuters reports that the prices of three-month copper on the London … read more »

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REIZ to construct four-star hotel

By TRYNESS MBALE THE Real Estate Investment Zambia plc (REIZ) plans to construct a four-star boutique hotel at Arcades shopping centre due to increased demand for retail space in this area. The financial structure of this hotel will be very … read more »

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IMF sees Zambia 2012 inflation around 6 pct

LUSAKA (Reuters) – Zambian inflation will remain around 6 percent in 2012 in line with the government’s target of 7 percent, the International Monetary Fund (IMF) said on Thursday. Zambia’s inflation rate inflation quickened slightly to 6.7 percent in June … read more »

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‘Sakala ordered me to withdraw K500m’

A ZAMBIA Air Force (ZAF) officer yesterday told a magistrate’s court that former ZAF Commander, Andrew Sakala, on election day last year, ordered him to withdraw K500 million from one of the accounts. ZAF Finance Director, Colonel Musa Chibesa, told … read more »

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