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Posts published in “Day: August 8, 2012

ZANAMA Wants Ban Reviewed

[Times of Zambia]THE deregistered Zambia National Marketeers Association (ZANAMA) has said it will engage the chief registrar of societies in an effort to review the ban.

Withdraw Minimum Wage SI – Mumba

[Times of Zambia]MMD president, Nevers Mumba has urged Government to withdraw the Statutory Instrument (SI) on the new minimum wage.

NOC Calls for Early Preps

[Times of Zambia]NATIONAL Olympic Committee (NOC) president Miriam Moyo has advised national sports associations to start preparing their athletes immediately ahead of the 2014 Commonwealth Youth Games in Glasgow, Scotland and the 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

Andeleki Starts Churches Audit

[Times of Zambia]THE Registrar of Societies has embarked on a 90-day random audit of churches operating in Zambia to ascertain their authenticity.

Minimum Wage – ZAF Houses Builders Strike

[Times of Zambia]BARELY four days after workers at Collum Coal Mine in Sinazongwe protested demanding to be paid the revised minimum wages, another group of workers employed by a Chinese firm to construct Zambia Air Force (ZAF) houses in Lusaka have do...

Mtayachalo Petitions Chama Poll Results

[Times of Zambia]LOSING MMD candidate in the Chama North constituency by- elections, Yotam Mtayachalo has petitioned the outcome of the polls held last month asking the High court to nullify Patriotic Front (PF) January Zimba's victory as Member of Par...

Submit Procurement Plans – ZPPA

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Public Procurement Authority (ZPPA) has said all public institutions should be submitting their procurement plans to the authority according to the provision of the Public Procurement Act.

Mopani Given Open Pit Mine Greenlight

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Environmental Agency (ZEMA) has approved the construction of Mopani Copper Mines (MCM)'s K40 billion open pit mine in Kitwe, expected to create more than 400 jobs.

Monsanto Produces 3, 000 Tonnes of Maize Seed

[Times of Zambia]A UNITED States (US) multinational agricultural firm, Monsanto has produced more than 3, 000 tonnes of maize seed for the 2011/2012 farming season.

Ecobank Unveils New Security Visa

[Times of Zambia]ECOBank Zambia has launched a new enhanced security feature VISAcard that will protect the customers against fraud or identity theft.

PIA Revises Two Acts

[Times of Zambia]THE Pensions and Insurance Authority (PIA) has started reviewing the Pensions Scheme Regulations Act and the Insurance Act to bring them in line with the current developments in the industry.

Hard Work Earns KCM Staff Trip to London

[Times of Zambia]KONKOLA Copper Mines (KCM) yesterday sent 16 of their employees on a life-time experience trip to London to watch the 2012 Olympic Games in Britain.

‘Some MMD Ministers Have the President’s Blessings’

[Times of Zambia]MMD deputy national secretary Chembe Nyangu has disclosed that some Members of Parliament from the former ruling party now serving in the Patriotic Front (PF) Government had the blessings of former Republican president, Rupiah Banda.

Jere Confident of Medals

[Times of Zambia]INTERNATIONAL Master (IM) Daniel Jere is confident of reaping a gold medal at this year's 83rd FIDE Congress World Chess Olympiads that starts on August 27 to September 12 in Istanbul, Turkey.

Mission Invites Zambian Athletes for a Treat

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambian High Commission in London will on Friday hold a reception for the seven Zambian athletes and officials at a venue to be confirmed later.

Lusaka Murders – Third Women Killed

[Times of Zambia]THE spate of grisly murders of young women in Lusaka have continued with the latest being that of a 23-year-old of Woodlands who is suspected to have been raped before being killed.

Govt Assures Chinese of Safety

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has assured the Chinese community at the Collum Coal Mine in Sinazongwe, and investors in general, that Zambia is safe and secure for them and their investment.

PF Rejects Defectors With Criminal Records

[Times of Zambia]THE Patriotic Front (PF) had rejected some MMD members with criminal records when they attempted to join the ruling party, Secretary General Wynter Kabimba has disclosed.

Zambia Takes on Zimbabwe

[Times of Zambia]THE battle for places in the African Nations Championship (CHAN) Zambian squad begin tonight when the national developmental soccer team face Zimbabwe in an international friendly match set for the new Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.

Livingstone Widows Make Money From ‘Refuse’

[Times of Zambia]WHILE some people see litter or garbage, as being useless others see raw materials from the same litter to produce indigenous products.