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Posts published in “Day: July 23, 2012

IMF Concludes 2012 Consultation

[IMF]Washington, DC -On June 13, 2012, the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) concluded the Article IV consultation with Zambia.[1]

Motocross Championship Enters Round 5

[Times of Zambia]THE motocross national championship enters the penultimate stage of the season, round five, next week at Ndola Motorcycle Club's Twapia Raceway on the Ndola-Kitwe highway.

LGAZ to Engage Govt on Personal Levy

[Times of Zambia]THE Local Government Association of Zambia (LGAZ) has resolved to engage the Government on the need to revise the rate of personal levy from the current K15, 000 to K100, 000 per year to boost the revenue base for councils.

Extra Duty Allowance on the Cards

[Times of Zambia]EDUCATION Minister John Phiri has said the Government is implementing an extra-duty allowance with better conditions of service for public workers.

Man Nabbed Over Stolen Vehicles

[Times of Zambia]POLICE have recovered seven motor vehicles suspected to have been stolen by a 30-year-old man of Matero Township in Lusaka who has since been arrested.

ZRA Beats Revenue Collection Target

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has exceeded this year's targeted revenue collection for the period January to June, Auditor General Anna Chifungula has said.

Kasama Power Project to Create 3,000 Jobs

[Times of Zambia]THE US$300 million Pensulo-Kasama 330 kilovotts (kV) power project to be constructed by a Chinese firm will create about 3,000 jobs in four provinces in Zambia.

Blades Too Sharp

[Times of Zambia]STRIKER Robby Mushesha came off the bench to salvage a vital point for struggling National Assembly in a rescheduled MTN-FAZ Premier League week 23match that saw the 'Parliamentarians' coach Mohammed Fathy sent off the bench by Mufulir...

Time to Stop Cervical Cancer Is Now!

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA is today honoured to host the sixth Stop Cervical Cancer in Africa (SCCA) conference, which has drawn first ladies from across Africa, alongside researchers, health professionals, policy makers, cancer advocates and non-governme...

Athletes Jet Into London

[Times of Zambia]AFTER two weeks of a reconditioning training camp in Scotland, Zambian athletes arrive at their London 2012 Olympic Games battlefront today to begin the contest for the nation's first medal in 16 years.

Chamanga, Charly Junior Score Again

[Times of Zambia]CHIPOLOPOLO striker James Chamanga's fine scoring form in the Chinese Super League continued on yesterday when he netted the winning goal for Dalian Shide in a 1-2 away victory over Qingdao Jonoo, aka The Sea Bulls.

Ruth Murder – Fugitive Driver Nabbed

[Times of Zambia]IN relentless efforts to corner more suspects in the gruesome killing of Ruth Mbandu, police have apprehended runaway driver Stanley Munkonji on whom they found several mobile phone SIM cards.

Buildcon Bails Out Bowlers

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA'S participation at the 2012 African States Bowling yesterday became a reality when Buildcon Investments bailed out the national team with a K35 million donation to enable the bowlers travel to South Africa this week.

Cervical Cancer Conference Opens

[Times of Zambia]THE sixth Stop Cervical Cancer in Africa (SCCA) conference gets underway in Lusaka today with Swazi First Lady Queen Nomsa LaMatsebula and her Mozambican counterpart, Maria da Luz Guebuza already in the country.

MMD Leader Nevers Mumba Snubbed

[Times of Zambia]OPPOSITION MMD leader Nevers Mumba yesterday stormed State House to seek an audience with President Michael Sata.

Kenyan Scoop Top CNN Journalist Award

[Times of Zambia]A KENYAN journalist and his cameraperson scooped the 2012 CNN African Journalist overall awards as President Michael Sata implored African journalists to play a critical role in marketing Africa as an investment destination.

Devanish Leads Golf Champs Division

[The Herald]ZAMBIA'S junior golfer, Naik Devanish, goes into today's Zimbabwe Ladies Golf Open strokeplay second round leading the championship division by four shots. Devanish, playing off three-handicap, managed to card a gross score of 74 to carry t...