Zambia’s Debt Threatens Vision 2030, SDGs-CTPD

The Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) has noted that while it takes note of the milestone that Zambia has taken in launching the Sustainable Development Goals Sub-Regional centre for Southern Africa, it remains concerned about the threat that Zambia’s debt presents to the achievement of both the SDGs and Vision 2030. However, CTPD […]

D-SaT Courts Researchers

Dziwa Science and Technology D-SaT says Zambia should engage local scientists to take a lead in research findings that are not yet known and also have an effective collaboration to find solutions towards poverty alleviation among vulnerable populations if the country is to become a middle income country by 2030. D-SaT Executive Director Veronica Mwaba […]

Manda Hill Mall Up For Sale

Manda Hill Mall Up For Sale

  Manda Hill Shopping Mall has been put up for sale by Hyprop Investments, the owner of Hyde Park Corner, The Mall of Rosebank and Canal Walk, as the foreign investor is making progress exiting Africa so it can focus on better growth markets in Eastern Europe. Hyprop Investments that owns a number of shopping […]

Kwacha to Post Minor Gains Against Dollar

Kwacha to Post Minor Gains Against Dollar

WITH balanced demand and supply of the United States (US) dollars in the local currency market, the Kwacha is in the near term expected to post minor gains against the greenback. The local unit, which was on Monday broadly stable against the dollar, will continue with the trend, drawing support from inflows by corporates converting […]

CCPC Recovers Over K1.8M In Product Services Refunds,Replacement

By Tetiwe Mweemba The Competition and Consumer Protection Unity CCPC says it resolved a total of 1,458 cases and successfully recovered one million Eight Hundred and Seventy Five Thousand Nine Hundred and Five Kwacha and Sixty Three Ngwee in product services refunds and replacements in the first half of 2019. Speaking at a press briefing, […]

Zambia Heading Towards Debt Crisis-Prof Saasa

Zambia Heading Towards Debt Crisis-Prof Saasa

  THE Centre for Trade Policy and Development CTPD has launched the Debt study on weathering the storm of rising public debt. In presenting the findings of the study, CTPD Researcher Bright Chizonde, noted that Zambia’s debt management strategy had been cited to be based on pronouncements instead of quantifiable targets and benchmarks. “MTDS, Budgets […]

Firms Invited To Resume KCM Business

Firms Invited To Resume KCM Business

Copperbelt Minister Japhen Mwakalombe has urged companies which supply copper concentrates to Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) to resume business with the mine. Mr Mwakalombe yesterday held a meeting with management at KCM where he was assured that the smelter is operating effectively and is not affected by the contaminated diesel. “Those who supply the mine […]