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Stanchart succeeds with rebased Kwacha crossover

By GIDEON THOLE, MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA & KENNEDY MUPESENI STANDARD Chartered Bank PLC and National Savings and Credit Bank (NATSAVE) successfully transitioned into the rebased Kwacha as at January 1, 2013 and customers are able to access the new notes without … read more »

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New K10 drama in Kabwe

This was after a customer handed a rebased note to an old woman, who only identified herself as Bana Mpundu, to purchase tomatoes valued at K8.00, (K8, 000), from her stand. There was drama in the streets of Kabwe this … read more »

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Banking can offer a rewarding career – it is a modern and diverse business and encompasses many specialist functions. Think of ‘banking’ as a wrapper, with a perhaps surprisingly wide range of careers inside it. As well as the more … read more »

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BOZ to Introduce New Notes

The Bank of Zambia is soon to introduce kwacha notes of higher value, beyond the current 50,000. The revision of the current notes in circulation has since commenced, which will lead to a phase out period of banknotes with lost … read more »

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Cellphone Banking, easy cash transfer

By NANCY MWAPE CELLPHONE Banking has proved to be an ideal channel to access cash in Africa as South Africa’s First National Bank (FNB) witnesses growth in its subsidiaries in Zambia, Botswana, Namibia and Swaziland. FNB launched its Cellphone Banking … read more »

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Zambia:Over 100 firms at mobile payment meeting

By NANCY MWAPE OVER 100 international and local delegates are today expected to attend the second Celpay Mobile payments conference aimed at exploring ways of accelerating safe and reliable financial access to Zambians using the mobile phone technology. The conference, … read more »

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DEC arrests Rajan Mahtani

By Times Reporter FORMER Finance Bank chairperson Rajan Mahtani has been arrested in connection with money laundering activities involving more than K80 billion. He was arrested by a joint investigations team from the Drug Enforcement Commission and the Anti-Corruption Commission. … read more »

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Complement foreign investment, Zambians told

By NANCY MWAPE BANK of Zambia governor Caleb Fundanga says there is need for more Zambians to own successful businesses and complement foreign investments to grow the economy and create wealth. Dr Fundanga said it is crucial that more local … read more »

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LONDON: Announcement of New Columnist – Lady C’s ‘Say It Like It Is!’

Connie Mubanga UKZAMBIANS is delighted to introduce Connie Mubanga AKA “Lady C’s as our New Hilarious but Controversial Blogger.   Lady C’s Blog dubbed ‘Say It Like It Is!’ will be a commentary on contemporary issues affecting Zambians/ Africans living … read more »

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