Economy

State Probes poisonous emissions At Sino Mine

Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA) is investigating the extent of damage allegedly caused by poisonous emission Chine Non-ferrous-owned Chambishi Copper Smelter.   Small scale farmers in Kalulushi have complained to...

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Miles Sampa Cautions Commercial Banks

Government has warned commercial banks to refrain from practices that discourage customers. Finance deputy minister Miles Sampa said the banking industry must exhibit the highest levels of professional conduct. Sampa...

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Zambia To Squeeze More Taxes From Mines

Government will introduce new measures to boost tax collection from the mining sector, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has said. Last year, The Guardian of the United Kingdom, reported that Zambia...

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Falling Kwacha Worries Government

Government has acknowledged the depreciation of the kwacha and is working out modalities to strengthen it in order to compete well against other major foreign currencies. Finance Deputy Minster Miles...

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Mealie Meal Shortage Hits Solwezi

Mealie meal shortage has hit Solwezi in Zambia’s North Western Province for the second time in six months. Major outlets like Shoprite, National Milling Company and Antelope Milling do not...

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