Tag Archives: high

Private Sector againist re-introducuction of foreign exchange controls in Zambia

THE BANK OF ZAMBIA (AMENDMENT) BILL, 2013 PRESENTATION BY THE PRIVATE SECTOR ASSOCIATIONS TO THE PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE ON ECONOMIC AFFAIRS, ENERGY AND LABOUR: CONSIDERATION OF THE BANK OF ZAMBIA (AMENDMENT) BILL, N.A.B NO. 1 OF 2013 Prepared by Private Sector … read more »

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zambian Mampi Wows Kampala

When hundreds thronged Entebbe highway to catch a glimpse of the Zambian RnB singer’s arrival, some interpreted it to be the usual Ugandans’ kajanja. Whatever the interpretation, Miriam Mukape aka Mampi, the Swililili star, proved she is a darling for … read more »

Posted in Culture & Fashion, Music & Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

GEMFIELDS SHOWCASES ZAMBIAN EMERALDS TO THE WORLD

Gemfields, which owns 75 percent of the Kagem emerald mine in Lufwanyama District in partnership with the government of Zambia, has recently been highlighting the nation’s gemstones at the world’s largest mining investment event. The stylish Cape Town initiative demonstrated … read more »

Posted in arts, Beauty & Health, Business, Culture & Fashion, Press Releases, STATEMENTS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Travel Advisory: Severe Weather Disrupts Travel at Heathrow Airport

London, Saturday, January 19, 2013– The Zambia High Commission in London wishes to advise all Zambians travelling to-and-from London, that severe cold weather here has caused serious air travel disruptions that could last deep into next week. The snow, that … read more »

Posted in Announcements, LATEST, STATEMENTS | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

ZAMBIA: 2013 economic outlook bright

ZAMBIA’s economy is now attracting the attention of people from all over the world as a result of the favourable political and socio economic environment which enabled the country to record positive and significant growth in 2012. The economy of … read more »

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Blueberries, Strawberries: Tasty Heart Attack Risk Reduction for Women

Women who ate at least three servings of blueberries and strawberries per week had fewer heart attacks. These berries contain high levels of compounds that have cardiovascular benefits. Eating three or more servings of blueberries and strawberries per week may … read more »

Posted in Health | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Zambia face Norway in final AFCON warm-up

WITH an eye on defending the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title, champions Zambia will today hope to sign off on high for the continental showpiece when the Chipolopolo face Norway in a historic international friendly match at the Levy … read more »

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

3 Ghanaian Entrepreneurs Get Financial Support From African Diaspora Marketplace

United State Agency for International Development (USAID) and Western Union have supported the business plans of three Ghanaian entrepreneurs with an amount of $100, 000 each. The three beneficiaries are Mr Alex Osei-Kwame of Gonja Meat Company, Michael Graffin of … read more »

Posted in Etiam | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chipolopolo coach Renard confident

WITH eight days before the kick-off of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in South Africa, Zambia coach, Herve Renard has assured the football fraternity that the African champions will not suffer an early exit from the 29th … read more »

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment