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DHL Express triples retail footprint in Sub-Saharan Africa

Express company expands footprint from 300 to more than 1,000 DHL Service Points within six months DHL expands its role of connecting Africa with over 220 countries and territories worldwide DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, has … read more »

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Govt revokes 150 large-scale mining licences

THE Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development has with immediate effect revoked 150 large-scale mining licences. Permanent Secretary in the ministry, Victor Mutambo said the licences were revoked due to the mine owners’ failure to engage in any form … read more »

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Consumers yet to familiarise with rebased Kwacha

MOST people are finding difficulties to get used to the new local currency, especially when relating the old low value notes to the rebased Kwacha. A check at various selling points and bus stations in the central business districts in … read more »

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CTPD calls for full mapping, regulation of gemstones

THE Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) has called for full mapping and regulation of the gemstone and small-scale mining in the country to curb tax evasion in the sector. CTPD executive director Saviour Mwambwa said the only way … read more »

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For how long shall it be a case of ‘Them’ and ‘Us’?

By Lady C There is a growing, vibrant and strong Zambian community here in the UK and most of them consider this to be their adopted home. Apart from providing financial support to family in Zambia, a majority only have … read more »

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Zanaco secures $25m for SMEs

By Business Reporter THE International Finance Corporation (IFC) and Zanaco have announced an injection of US$25 million into the bank to increase small entrepreneurs and agricultural companies’ access to finances to contribute significantly to the Zambian economy. IFC is a … read more »

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Zambian economist welcomes maize export calls

A local economist has welcomed Government’s call on farmers and other traders to consider exporting maize if they did not find market locally. Chibamba Kanyama observed that the opening of the market for maize export by Government was the best … read more »

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