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Five New Sicily-Inspired Ways to Cook Cauliflower

At my house we eat cauliflower like popcorn. Using a simple recipe from Alice Waters, we slice it thin, toss in olive oil and salt, and roast. One head of cauliflower is never enough. This week in Recipes for Health, Martha … 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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Mutati bemoans Zambia’s export challenges

Commerce, trade and industry Minister Felix Mutati has observed that Zambia still face challenges into the exportation of goods to the US market because of standards. Mr. Mutati says that though African countries, Zambia inclusive have market access into the … read more »

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China in Zambia: Just Reflecting

By Daimone Siulapwa SHORTLY after the 11 workers at the Chinese-owned Collum Coal Mine in Sinazongwe, Vice President George Kunda was in China attending the Shangai Expo, and obviously trying to woo more investors from the new world economic powerhouse. … read more »

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Zambia:Will 2011 National Budget Really Promote Human Development, Asks JCTR

As the Government presented the 2011 National Budget and policy directives to the nation on 08 October, Zambia ranked 70 out of 84 countries on the 2010 Global Hunger Index (GHI). The GHI is based on a multi dimensional approach … read more »

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Vedanta plots London float for Zambian copper offshoot

Vedanta Resources, the mining  empire headed by Indian billionaire Anil Agarwal, has drawn up secret plans to float its £4bn Zambian copper subsidiary on the London stock exchange. The group’s Zambian offshoot, KDC, could seek to raise £500m in a … read more »

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Zambia 2011 Budget – Full statement in parliament

Zambia 2011 Budget Address by Hon. Dr. Situmbeko Musokotwane, MP, Honourable Minister of Finance and National Planning  Delivered to the National Assembly on Friday 8th October, 2010 1. Mr. Speaker, I beg to move that the House do now resolve … read more »

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Fuel tanker explosion in DR Congo kills 230

UN Peacekeepers and medics stand beside the bagged bodies of victims of an oil tanker explosion in Sange, Democratic Republic of Congo. A fuel truck exploded and set fire to a village in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, killing more … read more »

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Crude and slippery

By Guy Scott. It may or may not be the case that north-western Zambia possesses exploitable reserves of crude oil. Some say Yes, but others say the claims are just a fantasy summoned up by President Levy Mwanawasa based on … read more »

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