ZAMBIA’S ECONOMY SIGNALS SLOWDOWN – MoF

ZAMBIA’S ECONOMY SIGNALS SLOWDOWN – MoF »

16 May, 2019
BusinessNews

Ministry of Finance says Zambia’s economic growth is projected to slow down in 2019 due to adverse weather conditions negatively impacting the agriculture

7NDP IMPLEMENTATION NOT A SOLE DUTY OF GOVERNMENT-DR. MSISKA

7NDP IMPLEMENTATION NOT A SOLE DUTY OF GOVERNMENT-DR. MSISKA »

19 Dec, 2018
News

GOVERNMENT says it not its exclusive duty to ensure that the Seventh National Development Plan (7NDP) becomes a success.

Secretary to the Cabinet

Zambia records an increase in trade deficit

Zambia records an increase in trade deficit »

31 Jul, 2015
Business

ZAMBIA has in the Month of June recorded a trade deficit of over one million kwacha, the highest for the year 2015; Zambia Central Statistics Office (CSO) says. CSO director of census and statistics, John Kalumbi revealed that the country recorded a trade deficit valued at K 1,293.2 million in June 2015 from a trade deficit of K 1, 210.0 million recorded in May 2015. He said this means the country imported more in June 2015 than it exported in nominal terms.

Dr Chigunta urges government to strengthen Monetary Policies »

10 Feb, 2014
News

Former President Rupiah Banda’s political advisor Dr Francis Chigunta has advised the Patriotic Front government (PF) to strengthen the monetary policy implementation to avoid the increasing levels of inflation. In an interview with the Lusaka star, Dr Chigunta said the inflation rate in Zambia on an annual basis is still low and around this time of the year it is normal to experience an increase in inflation.

BOZ maintains monetary and policy rate for December »

15 Dec, 2013
Business

THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has maintained the policy rate for the month of December 2013  at 9.75 per cent, head of public relations Kanguya Mayondi has announced. He said this in a statement in Ndola last week that the committee noted that the recent developments in inflation have broadly been in line with expectations, as annual overall inflation was recorded at 7 per cent in November 2013.