President Hakainde Hichilema has pledged to prioritize reviving and sustaining economic growth in order to ensure accelerated economic recovery in the country.
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 Experts Urge Full Clean-Up; Candidates Should Address Kabwe Issue
(Lusaka) – Zambia’s next government should urgently clean up lead pollution that has
"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.
The Zambia Tax Platform (ZTP) has warned mining companies to stop using mine workers as ‘bargaining chips’ to negotiate terms with government.
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
Outgoing First Quantum Minerals (FQM) chairperson Matt Pascal has urged the government not to tax the mines to death.
In his farewell letter,
KAGEM Mining in Lufwanyama has recorded the lowest revenue in the month of May through the sale of emeralds, the greatest loss in
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.