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Mines to pay 30 percent more for power

Zambia has raised the price of electricity for mining companies by 30 percent. ZESCO and the Copperbelt Energy Corporation (CEC) have announced today in a move that will spike costs for the key sector in Africa’s leading copper producer. CCEC … read more »

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Zambia ready to launch $500 million eurobond, has a B credit rating

Zambia is getting ready to launch a debut $500 million eurobond after receiving a B credit rating from Fitch this week, Finance Minister Situmbeko Musokotwane said on Today. Dr Musokotwane told Reuters in an interview the rating will also help … read more »

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Zambia’s FDI hits $4.3 billion

LUSAKA (Reuters) – Foreign direct investment (FDI) pledges to Zambia in the first 11 months of 2010 jumped to $4.3 billion from $959 million for the whole of last year, a government body said on Tuesday. Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) … read more »

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