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Posts published in “Day: February 12, 2008

Zambia in pictures

A collage of travel photography by Hans Hendriksen's work, with music by Njacko Backo….(read more)

The State Vs Mining Companies? 2nd Edition

The resolve of the mines appear to be hardening. They have now openly threatened to use legal means to block the government from implementing the…

The State Vs Mining Companies?

There's some questions in the mind of some people on whether the new mining tax proposals are legally robust. Could the mining companies successfully bring…

Blogging Zambian politics……in pictures

I recently discovered an interesting Zambian blog, thought might be interest to New Zambia readers. Its called Picture Monger, and the author mostly blogs in…

Zambia to benefit from US$89m floods aid

Zambia is among four countries selected from Southern African countries to benefit from the US$89 million sought by the International Humanitarian Community to respond to…

Poultry industry records a 20 percent growth

The Poultry Association of Zambia (PAZ) has disclosed that it recorded a 20 percent growth last year due to the good micro-investment policies prevailing in…

Govt collects K151 bn since 2001 on vehicle licences

Parliament heard today that government has since 2001, collected over K151 billion on motor vehicle licences.Communications and Transport deputy Minister, Mubika Mubika told the House…

Cassava Processing meal installed in Mansa

Government has commended the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) for initiating a project to enhanced cassava production and processing in Luapula Province.Luapula Province Acting Deputy…