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Lafarge Zambia affirms adequate cement stocks

SUHAILS International Limited, official distributors and agents for Lafarge products in Southern Province, has revealed that the country’s largest cement manufacturing firm has adequate stocks to meet demand for various construction projects in the province. Livingstone is currently undertaking a … read more »

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Lafarge forecasts demand growth

LAFARGE Cement Plc has forecast market growth for cement this year after posting an increase in 2012 profits. And Standard Chartered bank managed to increase its profits for a 10th consecutive time last year despite being hit by a huge … read more »

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6 die in road accident, 16 others are seriously injured

SIX people have died on the spot while 16 others are seriously injured in Mpulungu when a truck rammed into a stationary vehicle yesterday. The accident happened when the driver of the Volvo truck carrying cement and eight people perched … read more »

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Mpulungu harbour handles over 120,000 tons of cargo

MPULUNGU Harbour Corporation Limited handled more than 120,000 tonnes of cargo from March to December last year. In an interview in Lusaka, Mpulungu Harbour Corporation Limited acting port manager Anthony Sichivula said the firm handled cargo weighing 126,000 tonnes from … read more »

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2010 Zambia’s 7.1% GDP growth, a mining factor

The construction sector has been highlighted as one of the contributing factors to Zambia’s 7.1 percent Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth scored in 2010. The bank of Zambia has attributed the 7.1 percent growth in the year under review to … read more »

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Zambia 2011 Budget – Full statement in parliament

Zambia 2011 Budget Address by Hon. Dr. Situmbeko Musokotwane, MP, Honourable Minister of Finance and National Planning  Delivered to the National Assembly on Friday 8th October, 2010 1. Mr. Speaker, I beg to move that the House do now resolve … read more »

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