HH prioritizes economic growth

HH prioritizes economic growth »

19 Sep, 2021
News

President Hakainde Hichilema has pledged to prioritize reviving and sustaining economic growth in order to ensure accelerated economic recovery in the country.

Speaking

FINANCIAL ANALYST CALLS FOR  FURTHER ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION

FINANCIAL ANALYST CALLS FOR FURTHER ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION »

16 Aug, 2021
Business

A Lusaka-based financial analyst says Zambia has not done enough in diversifying the economy from the mining sector and moving towards the agriculture

UN Environmental expert urges Zambia to tackle Lead Poisoning at Former Mine

UN Environmental expert urges Zambia to tackle Lead Poisoning at Former Mine »

27 Jul, 2021
News

UN Experts Urge Full Clean-Up; Candidates Should Address Kabwe Issue

(Lusaka) – Zambia’s next government should urgently clean up lead pollution that has

FDD SEEKS MINING SAFETY MEASURES

FDD SEEKS MINING SAFETY MEASURES »

20 Mar, 2019
Business

"Government should design stiffer punishments against mining firms which fail to maintain high degree of safe working environments which do not meet prescribed standards, which undoubtedly lead to fatalities and injuries at work places which at times could be avoided or minimised," stated Mr. Mtayachalo.

ZTP CAUTIONS MINES OVER LAYING OFF WORKERS

ZTP CAUTIONS MINES OVER LAYING OFF WORKERS »

17 Jan, 2019
BusinessNews

The Zambia Tax Platform (ZTP) has warned mining companies to stop using mine workers as ‘bargaining chips’ to negotiate terms with government.

ZTP

DELAYED DIALOGUE THREATENING ECONOMIC GROWTH

DELAYED DIALOGUE THREATENING ECONOMIC GROWTH »

16 Jan, 2019
News

The Mutati-led Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (MMD) has advised political parties to take the dialogue process as an opportunity to be able to

DON’T TAX MINES TO DEATH – FQM BOSS

DON’T TAX MINES TO DEATH – FQM BOSS »

4 Jan, 2019
BusinessNews

Outgoing First Quantum Minerals (FQM) chairperson Matt Pascal has urged the government not to tax the mines to death.

In his farewell letter, 

KAGEM RECORDS LOSS IN GEMSTONE REVENUE

KAGEM RECORDS LOSS IN GEMSTONE REVENUE »

5 Jun, 2018
Business

KAGEM Mining  in Lufwanyama has recorded the lowest revenue in the month of May through the sale of emeralds, the greatest loss in

Government call on mines to improve worker safety

Government call on mines to improve worker safety »

31 Jul, 2015
News

GOVERNMENT has urged mining firms in the country to put in place good safety systems that that will ensure the protection and safety of workers.