Pull out by biofuels firm regrettable

Pull out by biofuels firm regrettable

THE Biofuels Associations of Zambia (BAZ) has described the decision by a Chinese firm, Kaid Bio Mass to pull out of Zambia, as unfortunate because the move …

ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

WRONG MOVE BY BOZ…WHO OWNS FOREX? > The current wrangle caused by Bank of Zambia (Boz) to introduce a bill to control foreign exchange outflows and …

Barclays to merge SMEs banking

Barclays to merge SMEs banking

BARCLAYS Bank Zambia Plc is set to merge the Small and Medium Entrepreneurs (SME) banking with local business in an effort to provide an offering that meets …

Zambia has enough maize in reserves

Zambia has enough maize in reserves

Government says there is sufficient maize stocks in storage facilities being held by the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) amounting to over 900,000 tonnes as of the …

Kenya clears Zambian sugar

Kenya clears Zambian sugar

KENYAN authorities have finally cleared more than ten trucks carrying Zambian sugar destined for that country which were marooned at Namanga on the Tanzanian …

ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

BILL TO INTRODUCE CONTOL OF FOREIGN EXCHANGE… There we go again. Currently there is a bill before parliament presented by the minister of finance to …

Zambia slaps duty on Kenyan imports

Zambia slaps duty on Kenyan imports

THE Government has with immediate effect slapped duty on all goods imported from Kenya, in an apparent response to the refusal of hundreds of tonnes of Zambian …

Diaspora Bonds in an African Context

Diaspora Bonds in an African Context

The Chief Economist Complex of the African Development Bank Group has released an Economic Brief on the application of diaspora bonds in an African context. …

ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

PACRA MOVE WRONG…… The recommendation by Pacra that certain business should be reserved for Zambians only is wrong. The problem of some non …