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Posts published in “Day: October 15, 2012

Veep’s Wife Advises On Cancer Fight

[Times of Zambia]VICE-PRESIDENT, Guy Scott's wife Charlotte says Zambians should unite and fight cancer disease.

It Hurts to Have Missed a Penalty – Katongo

[Times of Zambia]CHIPOLOPOLO captain Christopher Katongo has described his penalty shoot-out miss, during the decisive 2013 Africa Cup of Nations final round qualifier, return leg against Uganda, as painful.

‘World Cup 2014 a Must for Zambia’

[Times of Zambia]WITH a place at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) well tucked away, Government has now urged the national soccer team players to ensure that the Chipolopolo defends the cup and secures qualification for their first ever World Cup ...

Govt Allows OMCs to Import Jet Fuel

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has given a go ahead to Oil Marketing Companies (OMCs) to import jet fuel which is used by the aviation industry to avert any shortages of the commodity while Indeni oil Refinery in Ndola remains on a 21 day maintenance ...

Firemen Save Luse Building

[Times of Zambia]THE Lusaka Stock Exchange building on Lusaka's Cairo Road yesterday caught fire but quick action by the firemen saved the building from severe damage.

2013 Budget Realistic – Saasa

[Times of Zambia]ECONOMIST, Oliver Saasa has described the 2013 Budget as realistic because it has improved funding to major sectors that are involved in the reduction of poverty levels in Zambia.

Rebased Currency Printing Starts – BOZ

[Times of Zambia]Tokyo -THE process of printing and minting the rebased Zambian currency has commenced in readiness for its introduction as legal tender on January 1, 2013.

2013 Budget Key in Creating More Jobs

[Times of Zambia]POVERTY has always been one of the greatest adversaries to humanity. It is for this reason that Governments world over have been formulating policies aimed at tackling poverty.

Mulongoti’s Demands – PF to React

[Times of Zambia]THE ruling Patriotic Front (PF) says it will react appropriately this week to former Works and Supply minister Mike Mulongoti who is demanding for appreciation after campaigning for the party during the run up to September 20, 2011 gen...

State Assures Chiefs

[Times of Zambia]CENTRAL Province Minister Philip Kosamu has assured traditional leaders that the Patriotic Front (PF) Government is seriously addressing the many challenges people living in the rural parts of the country are facing.

Govt Plans to Recapitalise Indeni Underway

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT says plans are underway to recaptalise Indeni Petroleum Oil refinery in order to increase capacity ZANISin producing various petroleum products.

‘LWSC Loses Revenue Through Leakages’

[Times of Zambia]LUSAKA Water and Sewerage Company (LWSC) has said 40 per cent of the projected revenue by the company every year, is lost through pipe leakages, illegal connections and misuse of water.

Sata Attends Mass in Japan

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata yesterday attended a mass service at Sapporo's Kita-1 Joue Roman Catholic Church on the island of Hokkaido in Japan.

UTH Gets Refurbished Eye Clinic Centre

[Times of Zambia]A NEWLY refurbished Eye Clinic Centre of Excellence has been opened at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) with Government pledging to transform UTH into a superior referral institution offering superb health services.

Sports Bodies Welcome Tax Waive

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambian sports fraternity has welcomed Government's decision to waive duty on imported sports equipment from 2013 to 2016, saying it has been long overdue.

Kwacha to Close Year On Better Mark

[Times of Zambia]A MARKET analyst has projected that the Kwacha will close the year in the range of between K4, 950 and K5,100 against the greenback.