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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 will deny the country of the immense economic benefits. Kaid Biomass Zambia Limited … read more »

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ZEMA approves China Copper Mines’ leach plant project

CHINESE-OWNED China Copper Mines Limited has won Zambian approval to build a US $100 million (about KR530 million) copper leach plant on the Copperbelt. The Zambia Environmental management agency (ZEMA), whose approval is required for all large infrastructure projects, said … read more »

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Dear editor – Mutanda –Chavuma Road

Dear editor, I would like to share with the people of Zambia on the unreported truth about the Mutanda –Chavuma Road (M8 Road). The Road Development Agency is the Client/Supervisor of all Road projects whose Overall Boss is His excellence … read more »

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How to access youth fund

THE Youth Development Fund is open to all youth meeting the eligibility criteria as set out in the guidelines. AS promised last week, I have decided to publish something on the Youth Development Fund (YDF) toanswer a number of questions … read more »

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State spells out job creation plan

GOVERNMENT will accelerate industrialisation and job creation strategies under an all-inclusive blueprint dubbed ‘Pave Zambia 2000,’ President Michael Sata had said. Mr Sata said the plan was aimed at transforming the economy with emphasis on sectors with high employment creation … read more »

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Shot in the arm for HIV/AIDS projects

THE Japanese Government has signed a grant contract amounting to US$867,790 with the Association for Aid and relief Japan to facilitate the implementation of HIV/ AIDS programmes in Kafue District. And the Netherlands Government has given Kabwe Municipal Council over … read more »

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Matumbo-Chama Road works start

THE construction works for the KR399 million 115kilometre stretch of the Matumbo-Chama Road linking Northern, Muchinga and Eastern provinces has commenced. The works, which are part of the Link-Zambia 8000 Project, are being undertaken by China Jiangxi Limited of China. … read more »

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New farm block on cards in Kawambwa

  GOVERNMENT has sourced a total of K1.4 billion (KR 1.4 million) to facilitate establishment of the 110,000 hectare Luena Farm Bloc in Kawambwa District. Kawambwa District Commissioner Ivo Mpasa confirmed the development in from Kawambwa yesterday. Mr Mpasa said … read more »

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Ndola drainage repairs get K100m boost

THE Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) will spend KR100,000 (K100 million) to fix the drainage system in Ndola. The move comes in the wake of a near catastrophe in which floods left five families’ homeless and livestock swept away … read more »

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