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Zambia Railway Limited float tenders to supply the materials, track equipment and tools

THE Zambia Railway Limited (ZRL) has floated a tender to invite bidder to supply materials and machinery for the company to commence rehabilitation of railway infrastructure. This follows the disbursement of US$120 million by Government to the company to help … read more »

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Zambia loses KR46.7m in shaddy deals

THE latest Auditor-general (AG)’s report has revealed errors where Government was charged US$8.9 million (KR46.7 million) as penalty in an irregularly awarded contract for the supply of eight fire tenders, of which only two have been supplied. In another development, … read more »

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New initiative to empower Zambian road contractors

THE Road Development Agency (RDA) and National Road Fund Agency (NRFA) have formed a Construction Finance Initiative (CFI) aimed at empowering Zambian road construction companies. This is in line with the 20 per cent sub-contracting guidelines issued last year. RDA … read more »

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RDA,NRFA devise initiative to empower local contractors

The Road Development Agency (RDA) and National Road Fund Agency have introduced a construction finance initiative aimed at empowering Zambian owned road construction companies so as to help build local capacity. RDA Director and Chief Executive officer Bernard Chiwala and … read more »

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Man gets 5yrs over fake notes equipment

A TWENTY-six-year-old disabled Kasama man has been jailed for five years with hard labour for being in possession of equipment and chemicals for manufacturing counterfeit K50,000 notes. Magistrate Kelvin Soma sentenced Gideon Mulenga of Mulenga Hills Township yesterday after he … read more »

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Ronald Ross ward sharing irks Mukanga

MALE and female patients at Ronald Ross General Hospital in Mufulira are being admitted to the same wards. The institution has also been admitting Tuberculosis (TB) patients with others suffering from non-contagious diseases. This came to light at the weekend … read more »

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Equinox records improved output at Lumwana

By CYNTHIA MWALE EQUINOX Minerals Limited has announced production of 43,835 tonnes of copper for the second quarter at Lumwana Copper Mine, reflecting a substantially improved performance. Preliminary results for the second quarter indicate that production continued to improve in … read more »

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Zambia: Chinese firm to open equipment plant

By Business Reporter THE Chinese owned Twapalwa Industrial Corporation Limited (TPI) will soon open an assembling plant for heavy duty agriculture and earth moving equipment at the multi facility Economic Zone(MFEZ) in Chambishi. Company sales associate Richard Musonda said this … read more »

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Zambian Leeds teacher sets up school in Zambia

AID PROJECT: Teachers, Karolyn and Martin Simbeye, with baby Ninza Two Leeds teachers are to give up their jobs and their home to set up a school for underpriveleged children in Zambia. Martin and Karolyn Simbeye are already stockpiling books … read more »

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