Category Archives: Business

ZAMBIAN GOVT PLEDGES COMMITMENT TO GROWTH OF FILM INDUSTRY

LUSAKA, The Zambian government has reassured stakeholders of its commitment to the growth of the film industry.

Chief Government Spokesperson Kampamba Mulenga said the government will ensure that it works with all stakeholders in the …

UN agency alarmed by largest influx of Congolese refugees into Zambia in five years

Growing violence in south-eastern areas of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) has driven at least 3,360 refugees into northern Zambia over the past month, the United Nations refugee agency said today, warning that …

Inmates ready for matric exams

The Department of Correctional Services (DCS) is ready to commence with matric examinations, says the Acting National Commissioner James Smalberger. The Department is satisfied with the level of preparations, and has given necessary support to …

IMF Staff Completes Mission to the Seychelles

The IMF team reached a staff level agreement with the authorities on their economic program that could be supported by anew 3-yearIMF arrangement under thePolicy Coordination Instrument.

The authorities have implemented prudent macroeconomic policies together …

Four Points Best Brews Trail Makes Its Stop in Nairobi

Four Points by Sheraton, a booming Marriott International (NASDAQ: MAR) (www.Marriott.com) hotel brand known for its love of beer, embarked on the Nairobi leg of it’s global trip discovering the world’s Best Brews. The journey …

Africa’s Ties to North Korea Extend Beyond Isolated Military Deals

WASHINGTON � As the U.N. investigates at least seven African countries for possible violations of United Nations sanctions on North Korea, many other countries across the continent have, in recent years, deepened their economic ties …

ZAMBIAN PRESIDENT TO ATTEND SADC MEETING IN PRETORIA SATURDAY TO DISCUSS LESOTHO SITUATION

LUSAKA, Zambian President Edgar Lungu will attend Saturday’s South African Development Community (SADC) Double Troika summit to discuss the security situation in the Kingdom of Lesotho to be hosted in Pretoria by South African President …

AGCO leads new project to determine sustainable business models for smallholders and farm service centres

The transformation of on-farm mechanisation can make a major contribution to improving rural livelihoods by boosting productivity and growth in rural incomes and making farming an appealing and worthwhile career choice for young people,rdquo; said …

As Sudan Seeks Sanctions Relief, US Presses Religious Freedom

KHARTOUM � The United States has raised the issue of religious freedom in talks about easing sanctions on Sudan, the new head of the U.S. Agency for International Development said in Sudan on Tuesday.

The …