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2012 Zambian Budget

The Zambia Revenue Authority has published the 2012 Budget Address online. To view this directly, visit: 2012 Zambia Budget Address 2012 – Zambia Budget Highlights Mr. Speaker, I beg to move that the House do now resolve into Committee of Supply on the Estimates of Revenue and Expenditure for the year 1st January 2012 to […]

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2010 National Budget Not Inspiring

The 2010 national budget unveiled in a speech delivered to the Zambian National Assembly on October 9, 2009 by the Honorable Minister of Finance and National Planning is not inspiring at all, given the depth of socio-economic woes the country has been facing since the 1970s. It is not possible for our beloved country to […]

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Reduce PAYE, VAT and Interest Rates

I wish to join the Zambia Union of Journalists (ZUJ), National Energy and Allied Workers Union (NESAWU) and the Zambia National Union of Teachers (ZNUT) in calling for a reduction in Pay-As-You-Earn (PAYE) when the Minister of Finance and National Planning, Situmbeko Musokotwane, presents the national Budget on Friday. In this regard, I also wish […]

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Reasons to invest in Zambia

Zambia is a multi-party democracy and provides a market oriented liberalized economic environment. The Zambian Government welcomes all investors and has designed a package of incentives aimed specifically at creating a sound investment climate for increased domestic economic growth. The country’s central location in the region as well as combination of following key strengths makes […]

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Zambian Kwacha Currency Conversion Tool

There are various currency conversion tools available to convert your currency into Zambian Kwacha but perhaps the most widely and accepted tool is provided at the Universal Currency Converter. According to the Bank of Zambia site on 26th September 2007 the exchange rates were: Currency Buying Selling US Dollar 3,875.92 3,895.92 GB Pound 7,820.07 7,861.20 […]

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