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RED CARPET ROUTE GETS FIRST BRITISH AIRWAYS A380

British Airways’ first Airbus A380 will fly on the “Red Carpet Route” to Los Angeles, with tickets first going on sale on 5 March 2013. The home of Hollywood will be the inaugural destination for the first A380 to be … read more »

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Angola’s white elephant city

Built at a reported cost of $3.5-billion, it was supposed to solve Angola’s chronic post-war housing shortage and go some way to fulfil a 2008 election promise to provide one million homes in four years. But the Nova Cidade de … read more »

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FQM to increase taxes due to Govt

FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) will progressively increase the amount of taxes due to the Zambian Government as more mining units start production. FQM resource optimisation manager John Gladson said FQM will not indulge in tax avoidance but would instead increase … read more »

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Vedanta to invest $200m in Zambia copper mine

LUSAKA – Zambia’s Konkola Copper Mines (KCM), owned by London-listed Vedanta Resources, plans to invest $200-million in an abandoned openpit mine which last produced copper in the 1970s, its CE said on Thursday. KCM CE Jayekumar Janakaraj said on Thursday … read more »

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BRITISH AIRWAYS ANNOUNCES CHANGES TO 2013 SUMMER SCHEDULE

The airline will start weekend services from Heathrow to Ibiza from 27th April thanks to the popularity of the services the airline already operates to the White Isle from both London City and Gatwick airports. The flights are on sale … read more »

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Yes, Salads Really Do Help With Weight Loss

Instead of cutting food out of your diet, start adding healthy foods in. A salad can be one of the easiest ways to lose weight and make a noticeable difference in your body. Start eating salad at least once a … read more »

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Mines Minister concerned at issuing a mining rights license

MINES, Energy and Water Development Minister Yamfwa Mukanga expressed concern at the delayed issuance of the mining rights license to China Copper Mines (CCM) of Chingola. Mr Mukanga said in an interview after his fact-finding mission at CCM and two … 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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Ndola street kids to be relocated at last

NDOLA has received KR150,000 (K150 million) from the Ministry of Community Development, Mother and Child protection to relocate street kids. Ndola District Commissioner (DC) Rebby Chanda confirmed the development in an interview in Ndola yesterday. Mr Chanda said 18 street … read more »

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