Category: Business

Lafarge appoints Khan as new CEO

283 ViewsLafarge Zambia Plc Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Jimmy J. Khan as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Managing Director of the Company effective February 12, 2019. Before his latest appointment, Khan was Managing Director, Lafarge Mauritius & Seychelles. Khan holds a Bachelor of Science in Business with a major in Accounting…

Zambian Breweries hosts suppliers to improve business growth

63 ViewsZambian Breweries says building stronger partnerships with suppliers remains vital for growth and future competitiveness in business. The company recently invited suppliers to a supplier engagement day to discuss its new payment systems and strengthen the customer-supplier chain partnership. Speaking at the occasion, Zambian Breweries Country Director Jose Moran said Zambian Breweries was excited…

FQM spends over US$19m to support Solwezi road upgrades

101 ViewsIn its drive to be a good corporate citizen and relevant in the communities where operates, First Quantum Minerals has in the last seven years invested a total of US$19,292,062 in road infrastructure in the areas surrounding its Kansanshi Mine in Solwezi district of North-Western Province. The mining firm’s Roads Department, in partnerships with…

Illicit flows of alcohol pulling down economy – EAZ

76 ViewsThe Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ) has backed Zambian Breweries efforts to stop illicit unregulated alcohol that is denying the nation more than US$100 million in unpaid annual taxes and duties. The support came as executives from EAZ toured the company’s Mungwi Road plant in Lusaka and discussed, among other issues, the impact of…