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Census report for Zambia launched

The Zambia 2010 Census of Population and Housing national analytical report was this week launched in which, it revealed that out of 2.5 million youths in the labour force, 16.7 per cent are unemployed. Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba … read more »

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Government cautious about Rupiah Banda’s immunity

Chief Government spokesperson, Kennedy Sakeni has said that Government is not ready to take former President Rupiah Banda case to parliament because the Government needs to put the facts together, adding that MPs cannot support the motion unless they are … read more »

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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 »

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GEMFIELDS showcases Zambian emeralds in SA

GEMFIELDS, which owns 75 per cent of Kagem emerald mine in Lufwanyama district, has highlighted Zambia’s gemstones at the world’s largest mining investment event in South Africa. The Cape Town initiative demonstrated the importance of a sophisticated high-end international marketing … read more »

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BRE position on the constitution making process still stands

The Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) has refuted reports that it pushed in a late entry to participate in the ongoing Western province constitution convention. The Kuta told ZANIS in Limulunga today that the position of the Barotse Royal Establishment that … read more »

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Planting trees for tomorrow’s benefits

CAN you put an exact price tag on Zambia’s forests? Forests have been identified as a valuable environmental and economic resource for supporting natural systems and improving people’s livelihoods. Many communities depend on forests for subsistence and income. In fact, … read more »

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Gemstone expert cites market ills

THE lack of a reliable gemstone auction floor in Zambia has forced local producers to sell the precious stones on the foreign market, an Australia-based lapidiary expert Michael Andresse has said. Mr Andresse said there was an urgent need by … read more »

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Govt ready to lose K400m to conserve wildlife

TOURISM and Arts Minister Sylvia Masebo has said Government is ready to lose K400 million from the one year ban of wildlife hunting business for the sake of conserving nature and bringing sanity to the commercial hunting sector. Ms Masebo … read more »

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HH Maintains PF/UPND Pact Is Still Intact

Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) leader, Hakainde Hichilema has maintained that the pact is still intact and that the emerging cracks in the alliance is just a mere public perception. Mr. Hichilema said there was no need for … read more »

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