Tag: Business

ZIPAR, ZAM SIGN MoU

  By Etambuyu Katota- The Zambia Institute for Policy Analysis and Research -ZIPAR- says industrialisation is a path for sustainable inclusive development for Zambia. ZIPAR Executive Director HERRICK MPUKU says manufacturing is well established to be an engine of growth, innovation, and employment creation. Dr. MPUKU says manufacturing however slowed down in 2020 owing to…

VEEP MEETS MONGU BUSINESS COMMUNITY

  Vice President INONGE WINA says government has identified partners to work with in transforming rural resettlement schemes into agro-processing centres and industrial hubs. Mrs. WINA says currently there is about one million hectares of arable land which is undeveloped because of lack of capital investment in resettlement areas. Speaking in MONGU at a business…

GOVT. EMBARKS ON PRODUCTIVITY SENSITISATION

  By Brian Mwale- Government has embarked on a countrywide campaign to promote enhanced productivity in the civil service as part of implementing the National Productivity Policy. Ministry of Labour Permanent Secretary CHANDA KAZIYA says the move is in response to President EDGAR LUNGU’s call that civil service operations should not be business as usual…

MOPANI COPPER MINES SETS ASIDE K12 M FOR MINERS

By Mushota Mpundu Mopani Copper Mines under ZCCM-IH has set aside over 12 million Kwacha to clear outstanding terminal benefits for 5000 miners. The mine has started formalities to clear accrued terminal benefits for 5000 miners in three equal instalments starting Friday this week. This was after the miners pleaded with President Edgar Lungu last…

SAMFYA TO GET NEW MARKET – ECL

By Hector Simfukwe President Edgar Lungu says government will this year start building a brand-new modern Market for traders in Samfya District. President Lungu has since directed the local leadership to identify land were the new market will be built. He says government has already build new markets in Itezhi-Tezhi, Lusaka, Kitwe and other districts.…

GOVT EFFORTS REFLECT IN KWACHA APPRECIATION

By Austin Mwale Former Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda says the appreciation of kwacha is a clear indication of efforts being made by government to improve the economy. Mr. Chikwanda has refuted speculations suggesting that the appreciation of the kwacha is a manipulation by the PF government to gain voter confidence. He says the appreciation of…

CHISOKONE FIRE REGRETTABLE – NGULUBE

By Clinton Masumba Local Government Permanent Secretary, Matthew Ngulube says the gutting of over 10 shops at Chisokone market, in Kitwe on the Copperbelt, is regrettable and correct measures will be taken to avoid the reoccurrence of the incident. Speaking when he checked on the gutted shops, Mr. Ngulube has tasked the Kitwe City Council…
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