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Posts published in “Day: October 16, 2012

Benefits of HIV/Aids Testing

[Times of Zambia]THE problem of Human Immune-Deficiency Virus and Acquired Immune-Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) is of global concern and it transcends race, occupation, gender and age. HIV/AIDS represents a global problem with broad socio-cultural, ec...

Ndola Heavy Fuel Plant Reaches Advanced Stage

[Times of Zambia]Construction works of the US$ 60 million Heavy Fuel Oil(HFO) energy company next to Indeni Oil Refinery in Ndola, have reached an advanced stage and are scheduled for commissioning in April next year.

Choma Co-Op Builds Dairy Market

[Times of Zambia]The Choma Dairy Cooperative Union (CDCU) with the support from the Ministry of Agriculture and Livestock has started the construction of a market for the selling of small livestock such as goats and chickens in Choma District.

BANC ABC to Secure K50 Billion Loan for SMEs

[Times of Zambia]BANCABC will secure a long term loan of US$10 million (approximately K50 billion) from the World Business Capital Incorporation (WBC) to support small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in Zambia.

Neelkanth Lime Plans to Export to DRC

[Times of Zambia]MASAITI-BASED Neelkanth Lime Company is planning to start exporting its lime products to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) once the construction of its US$10 million processing plant is completed.

Power Goes to Kalichelo

[Times of Zambia]UNTIL recently, Reuben Kasaro a trader of Kalichelo area of Chief Chikuwe in Chipata, had never thought of progressing beyond his current scope of business.

Chipolopolo Get Top Afcon Seeding

[Times of Zambia]CHAMPIONS Zambia are among the top seeds for the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals with acting President Alexander Chikwanda challenging the Chipolopolo to defend the crown in South Africa.

2013 Budget Well-Meaning, Says Chipimo

[Times of Zambia]THE National Restoration Party (NAREP) has said the 2013 national Budget announced last week is a well-meaning document which can help address challenges in Zambia if well-implemented.

Malupenga Calls for Specialised Reporting

[Times of Zambia]INFORMATION and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary Amos Malupenga has called for specialisation among journalists to enhance reporting skills.

Zulu Killed His 2 Sons, Testifies Police Officer

[Times of Zambia]A POLICE officer yesterday testified in the Chipata High Court that Pemphani Zulu was behind the death of his two children because he allegedly went into hiding after the boys died in an inferno.

Cancer Relay Highlights Challenges

[Times of Zambia]CANCER fight got a boost on Saturday when cancer survivors and health stakeholders took to the track at the Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC.

Sata Impressed With Japan Visit

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata has described his just-ended five-day working visit to Japan as "very impressive."

Libes to Open Next Monday

[Times of Zambia]LIVINGSTONE Institute of Business and Engineering Studies (LIBES) which was closed early this month after the students rioted will re-open next week on Monday.

Cabinet Minister Dies

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has declared tomorrow as a day of national mourning in honour of the late former Cabinet minister Stephen Manjata who died on Sunday. He was 67.

Nakonde Woman Nabbed for Drug Trafficking

[Times of Zambia]A FORTY-THREE-YEAR-OLD woman of Nakonde District has been arrested for trafficking in miraa, Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) spokesperson Samuel Silomba has announced.