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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 border after a three-week delay, Commerce, Trade and Industry Permanent secretary Stephen Mwansa has confirmed. And … read more »

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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 sugar which has been denied entry into that country by customs authorities. Commerce, … read more »

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Kwacha continues bearish run against dollar

THE Kwacha continued its bearish run against the United States (US) dollar as demand for the greenback from interbank players saw the local currency lose 40 Ngwee on the day. Having opened trading at between KR5.290 and KR5.310 on the … read more »

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Multichoice adjusts billing system

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA – MULTICHOICE Zambia has made changes to the billing systems and the test was done successfully in readiness for the implementation of the rebasing of the Kwacha next week on January 1, 2013. Multichoice Zambia public relations … read more »

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Zambia records trade surplus

By CYNTHIA MWALEZAMBIA has posted steady trade surpluses since the start of 2010, as inflation marginally decreased to 9.1 percent in May from 9.2 percent last month. The annual rate of inflation reduced by a percentage point due to declines … read more »

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FUEL PRICE INCREASE WILL HAVE EFFECTS ON TRADE AND POVERTY – SAYS JCTR

The fuel price increase announcement by the Energy Regulation Board (ERB) on Tuesday 11th April, 2010 will negatively affect many Zambians who are already struggling to meet their basic needs. ERB announced an increase of between 8.9% to 13% in … read more »

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