Economy

World Bank Approves $100m Credit for Zambia

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved an International Development Association (IDA) credit of $100 million for Zambia to improve natural resource management in selected districts. The Transforming...

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Civil Servants in 4% Pay Rise

Government has given civil servants a four per cent hike on salaries, transport and rural hardship allowances. “We have 237, 000 plus civil servants in Zambia. 52% of the national...

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Mopani Mine to lay off 600 workers

Over 600 Mopani Copper Mines employees will be laid off next month following the announcement by the mining company to cease operations at Mindola North Shaft and Central Shaft. Mopani...

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300 Contract Workers Lose Jobs at KCM

Over 300 contract employees at Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) have lost their jobs following the expiration of contracts for three companies they worked for. KCM Corporate Affairs Director Eugene Chungu...

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ZRA Educates Samfya SMEs on Tax Payments

The Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) is sensitizing small medium enterprises (SMEs) on the importance of obtaining the Tax Payer Identification Number (TPIN). ZRA officer Kennedy Njobvu has said the authority...

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