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Investrust Bank plc has held a farewell dinner in remembrance of their former Managing Director Friday Ndlovu who retired in March this year. Investrust bank plc board members shared a spectacular farewell...

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Civil society organizations and other learning institutions have shared their expectations on the twenty sixteen national budget to be released in less than two months’ time. Government, through the...

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A local economist has cast doubt on President Edgar Lungu’s pronouncement that his government will create 500,000 jobs by 2016. Davies Sitali says the presidential pronouncement fails to meet the...

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The Zambia Association of Manufactures – ZAM is concerned about the country’s growing trade deficit. ZAM chief executive officer Maybin Nsupila however attributes the growing trade deficit partly...

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The European Union – EU and Zambia National Farmers Union – ZNFU has signed a 14.7 million euros financing deal to improve small scale farmer’s access to agricultural inputs and output markets. The...

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Several small scale farmers have called for conservational farming promotion as key to insure food security beyond the country’s jubilee. In line with the 2015 agricultural and commercial show theme...

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Agriculture and Commercial Society of Zambia Vice President Ben Shoko says 80 international exhibitors and over 1,000 local exhibitors will participate in this year’s agriculture show. Mr. Shoko says...

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Business consultant Trevor Simumba says the issuance of a Eurobond should not be mistaken to be the yardstick for investor confidence. Mr. Simumba says it is sad that the recently issued Eurobond has pushed...

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Zambians have been urged to adopt a conservative approach in the use of electricity amid a critical power deficit that has hit the country. Livingstone District Commissioner, Omar Munsanje, has told a...

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The increased power load shedding in the country is has sent fears of job losses in manufacturing plants amidst increased cost of production. Manufacturing Association of Zambia chief executive officer...