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CROSS BORDER TRADE BILL GOES TO PARLIAMENT

The Ministry of Commerce has initiated a bill aimed at improving cross border trade. Ministry of Commerce Permanent Secretary Kayula Siame says the Border Coordination and Trade Bill has already been presented to Parliament. Ms. Siame says the bill when enacted in law will bring about better coordination, efficiency, easy movement of goods and therefore…

Weekend loading Quote

If there’s one thing that every individual looks forward to, it is the weekend. To be able to catch up on sleep, with friends, and simply laze around without any worries is something all of us desire. Believe it or not, on Monday mornings, the first thought that comes to my head is, “only four

“MAAMBA COLLIERIES DUST ENDANGERS MINERS,COMMUNITY”

Government has given Maamba Collieries Limited in Sinazongwe district a three-month ultimatum to buy appropriate dust measuring equipment to curb respiratory diseases for miners and the community. Ministry of Mines Director Mine Safety Gideon Ndalama has further advised the mine to engage a qualified Ventilations Officer to interpret results. Speaking after a tour of the…

MAHOGANY TO FLY MUCHINGA

Mahogany Airlines will extend its air services to Muchinga Province targeting Chinsali and Nakonde districts. Muchinga Province Permanent Secretary Jobbicks Kalumba disclosed this when he addressed heads of departments, the business community and other stakeholders in Nakonde district. Dr. Kalumba said the Department of Civil Aviation has just completed works on the upgrade of Nakonde…

SILIYA ASKS FIRMS TO PROMOTE FILM INDUSTRY

Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services Dora Siliya has called on the private sector to partner with government in the promotion of the film industry and creative arts in Zambia. Speaking during a fundraising cocktail for a movie “Making Of A Slave” in Lusaka last night, Ms. Siliya said Zambia has a lot of talent…

COSMO WEIGHS IN ON SALE OF ASSETS

National Revolution Party leader Cosmo Mumba has called on opposition political parties not to incite Zambians to rise against government on false allegations. Dr. Mumba says government cannot sale national assets without the consent of Parliament. Addressing the media in Lusaka, Dr. Mumba said there is no asset that has been sold by government and…