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About Cutting Edge PR

Cutting Edge PR is a strategic communications consultancy registered in the Republic of Zambia For more information on Cutting Edge PR, please contact us on info@cuttingedge.co.zm or +260 211 257893 / +260979485738

FedEx Acquires TNT Express

Combination Builds Upon Competitive Positioning in Global Transportation and Logistics Industry FedEx Corporation (FedEx) (NYSE:FDX), FedEx Acquisition B.V. (the Offeror) and TNT Express N.V. (TNT Express) jointly announce that FedEx has acquired TNT Express. The €4.4 billion acquisition combines the … read more »

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Barclays Africa addresses the role of the financial sector in addressing power and energy challenges at AfDB Annual Meetings

Barclays Africa will play a key role in driving discussions around energy, climate change and the financial inclusion of women at the African Development Bank (AfDB) Annual Meetings in Lusaka, Zambia from May 23 to 27. Representing Barclays Africa, Chief … read more »

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Ericsson chosen by Airtel Zambia for network transformation

Airtel Zambia chooses Ericsson for radio access network upgrade   Ericsson to transform 2G sites, swap out existing 3G sites New radio system will enhance the subscriber experience and strengthen Airtel’s market leadership in the country Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has extended … read more »

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Eutelsat selects all-electric satellite from Space Systems Loral to expand broadcasting in Africa, Middle East, Turkey

EUTELSAT 7C satellite to take capacity and flexibility at key 7° East video neighbourhood to new level Eutelsat Communications (NYSE Euronext Paris: ETL) has entrusted Space Systems Loral (SSL) with the manufacture of a high-power broadcast satellite to serve markets … read more »

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Cargill completes acquisition of Zamanita from Zambeef

Cargill has completed the acquisition of Zamanita Ltd, the soybean crushing and oil refining subsidiary of Zambeef. Zamanita now becomes an integral part of Cargill’s business in Zambia. As part of the deal, Cargill has acquired all of Zamanita’s assets, … read more »

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Nyamuka Zambia Application Period Ends

The Nyamuka Zambia Business Plan Competition application period is now closed. The competition whose application period was officially opened by the deputy Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Honourable Miles Sampa, on Tuesday, 17 February 2015 at 12h00, closed at … read more »

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IRISH AID SPONSORS NYAMUKA ZAMBIA GOOD NUTRITION PRIZE

Nyamuka Zambia has announced that Irish Aid has come on board to sponsor the ‘Nyamuka Zambia Good Nutrition Prize’ for its business plan competition. The prize is being sponsored as part of Irish Aid’s contribution to the Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) … read more »

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Cargill’s purchase of Zamanita moves closer as Zambeef shareholders unanimously approve deal

Cargill and Zambeef Products PLC have made progress towards completing a deal for Cargill to purchase Zamanita Limited, the soybean crushing and refining subsidiary of Zambeef. The deal has been formally approved by Cargill’s Board of Directors and today Zambeef’s … read more »

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Nyamuka Zambia Business Plan Competition Officially Launched

  The Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry Honourable Margaret D. Mwanakatwe, MP says the Private Sector, Civil Society, Training Institutions, Development Partners and entrepreneurs should synergize interventions and join hands with the Government of the Republic of Zambia to … read more »

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