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Change of govt won’t affect Chinese investments – Zhou

CHINESE Ambassador Zhou Yuxiao says investors from his country will continue investing in Zambia regardless of the political party that wins this year’s elections. In an interview, Ambass-ador Zhou said whichever party comes into power after the elections will be … read more »

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Peace critical to development — COMESA chief

COMMON Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) secretary general Sindiso Ngwenya has said there can be no meaningful development in the region and the world at large without peace, security and stability. Speaking when he received credentials from Eritrean … read more »

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‘Diplomats should adapt to new technologies’, Ambassador Lucy Mungoma

Ministry of Foreign Affairs permanent secretary, Ambassador Lucy Mungoma, has urged Zambian diplomats to be innovative if they were to remain relevant in modern diplomacy. Speaking to diplomatic and locally engaged staff at the Zambia High Commission in London during … read more »

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‘Ensure peaceful polls’, Rupiah Banda said

PRESIDENT Banda has urged relevant Government institutions to ensure that the country conducts peaceful and transparent elections which will be acceptable to all. President Banda said this yesterday when he swore in Judge Phillip Musonda as Supreme Court judge, former … read more »

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ZAMBIA’S exports to the United State at US$1.4 million in 2010

By NKOLE CHITALA ZAMBIA’S exports to the United States under the African Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) initiative has rebound to US$1.4 million in 2010, representing a year-on-year increase of 1,093 percent. Exports to the USA market increased to US$1.4 million … read more »

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COMESA US$15 billion in intra-trade among member states in 2010

COMESA in $15bn. trade boost By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) says it has recorded over US$15 billion in intra-trade among member states in 2010. COMESA acting general secretary Nagla El-Hussainy said the intra-trade … read more »

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Decentralization is answer to Barotseland Agreement says Netherlands

Netherlands says Zambia can resolve the impasse on the Barotseland Agreement through government’s decentralization policy. Netherlands Ambassador to Zambia HARRY MOLENAAR says this is because the decentralization policy encourages inclusive dialogue. Ambassador MOLENAAR was speaking at the national conference on … read more »

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Maiko’s “JAIL BREAK CONCERT”

Reggae artiste Maiko Zulu will this December 1 perform live inside the hard-core Mukobeko Maximum Prison in Zambia’s Central Province town of Kabwe. Maiko will be accompanied to Kabwe by his band and officials from the United Nations Office on … read more »

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UK Warning of -20C as snow chaos spreads – big freeze

The big freeze gripping the UK will get worse this week, with snow spreading across inland and temperatures going  as low as minus 20C, forecasters warned. Deep snow and freezing conditions in the North East and Scotland have been causing … read more »

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