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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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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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New Child Road Safety programme officially launched

The Zambian Road Safety Trust (ZRST) in partnership with the PUMA Energy Foundation and the international road safety NGO – Amend, this morning officially launched the Child Road Safety programme at the New Kanyama Primary School in Kanyama township in … read more »

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Zambia Sugar Plc has announced details of a major investment project at its Nakambala sugar operations at Mazabuka which will give further impetus to the development of Zambian smallholder cane farmers and provide employment opportunities for local people during the … read more »

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ColaLife Zambia receives prize in global US$1 million Healthcare Innovation Award

A Zambian initiative run by UK-based charity ColaLife has been awarded US$370,000 for its pioneering work to bring affordable diarrhoea treatment to families in remote rural areas using the supply and distribution networks normally used to transport soft drinks. ColaLife … read more »

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Business associations sign-up to support PEP-Z Business Plan Competition

Senior representatives from the Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI), the Zambia Association of Manufacturers (ZAM), the Zambia Chamber for Small and Medium Business Associations (ZCSMBA), and BongoHive have put their weight behind a new business plan competition to … read more »

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