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Lafarge Zambia affirms adequate cement stocks

SUHAILS International Limited, official distributors and agents for Lafarge products in Southern Province, has revealed that the country’s largest cement manufacturing firm has adequate stocks to meet demand for various construction projects in the province. Livingstone is currently undertaking a … read more »

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Emirates SkyCargo Named Air Cargo Carrier of the Year 2012

SkyCargo, the freight division of Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, has been named Global Cargo Airline of the Year, by The STAT Trade Times, organisers of the Air Cargo Africa 2013 event recently held in Johannesburg, South … 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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Zambia targets US$10 billion worth of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI)

GOVERNMENT has targeted to attract US$10 billion worth of Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) this year to increase Zambia’s capacity to produce finished and value added products. Former Commerce, Trade and Industry minister Robert Sichinga said the Government had increased the … read more »

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Challenges at first and second level hospitals in Zambia

Government says the health sector will continue to experience imbalances if the services provided at primary health levels are not supported by specialist treatment at the second and third level hospitals. Minister of Health Joseph Kasonde said although the country … read more »

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Norway pledges more support to Zambia

THE Norwegian government has pledged continued support to Zambia as long as Government remains transparent in the management of public resources. Norwegian Minister for International Development Heikki Eidsvoll Holmas said his country would continue supporting various projects to improve the … read more »

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‘Consult widely over national airline’

THE Airways and Allied Workers Union of Zambia (AAWUZ) has called on the Government to exhaust the consultation process with the aviation industry and business experts before launching a national airline. AAWUZ general secretary Whiteson Kalunga said in an interview … read more »

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A New Kind of Resolution, Try Vegan Meals

If one of your goals for 2013 is more healthful eating, the Recipes for Health columnist Martha Rose Shulman can get you started. She has proposed five delicious vegan meals for the New Year that may also save you some … read more »

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Financial institutions give out K10 trillion in loans

By Business Reporter FINANCIAL institutions in Zambia have disbursed loans amounting to about K10 trillion to various sectors of the economy as compared to K9 trillion in the previous year, the Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has said. BoZ acting assistant … read more »

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