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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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Economy running well – Chikwanda

MINISTER of Finance Alexander Chikwanda says the economy is intact and has allayed fears by some critics suggesting that it has collapsed. Mr Chikwanda said massive infrastructure development taking place throughout the country is evidence that the economy is running … read more »

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A self-made millionaire says a single choice could be part of the reason you aren’t getting rich

If you’re looking to get rich, the best place to start is in your head. According to experts, accumulating wealth is more about mentality than anything else. T. Harv Eker — who not only studied incredibly wealthy people, but worked … read more »

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How Africa’s super-rich spend their millions

That’s roughly the number of millionaires living in Africa — and the figure is rising rapidly. Most of them are based in Johannesburg, according to the latest AfrAsia Bank New World Wealth Report, which found that the South African city … read more »

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A self-made millionaire says a seemingly innocuous daily habit could be keeping you from getting rich

Stop complaining — out loud and in your head — if you want to improve your finances. Much of what separates wealthy people from average people is mental — rich people simply think, act, and make choices differently than the … read more »

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Lungu directs BoZ, Chikwanda to stabilise Kwacha

PRESIDENT Lungu has directed the Bank of Zambia and the Ministry of Finance to help diversify the economy so that Zambia could export other products to stabilise the Kwacha. Mr Lungu, who was speaking in Luwingu, also took time to … 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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