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Posts published in “Day: June 19, 2013

FNB Penetrates North-West, Hailed

[Times of Zambia]THE increase in the number of banks and other financial institutions in North-Western Province, particularly in Solwezi, will attract business and investment in the emerging mining belt.

State Gives Out $289 Million Euro Bond

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has disbursed a total of US$289 million out of the $750 million Eurobond to key infrastructure projects in the first quarter of 2013.

Is UNWTO Meeting Ready to Host Scribes?

[Times of Zambia]I HAVE always wanted to look at the Zambian Government's policy or policies on media or public relations.

FAZ Unearths Tickets Scam

[Times of Zambia]THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has uncovered a syndicate where some unscrupulous people printed counterfeit VIP car parking stickers which were sold during last weekend's FIFA 2014 World Cup qualifier against Sudan in Ndola.

Kwacha Sinks Further

[Times of Zambia]THE Kwacha ended trading against the greenback a little weak as demand just shaded supply on the day.

Rotary Club Aids Luanshya, Masaiti Schools, Clinics

[Times of Zambia]THE Rotary Club of Luanshya has spent about KR1, 000, 000 on improving water and sanitation projects in schools and clinics in Luanshya and Masaiti districts on the Copperbelt.

Taking Interest in Affairs of Employees

[Times of Zambia]IN this week's column, I have decided to borrow some exerpts from the book I am writing and take interest in the affairs of employees, especially those that are engaged by Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to look at the relationship...

Stop Being Malicious Towards Leaders

[Times of Zambia]The PF Government has so far sold itself to the masses and that it was formed on the pro-poor type of governance should ring a bell to the vindictive citizenry.

Chipolopolo Lacked Killer Instinct – Kalu

[Times of Zambia]FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) president, Kalusha Bwalya has said the Chipolopolo lacked the 'killer instinct' during the FIFA 2014 World Cup Group D qualifier against Sudan last weekend.

Impact of UNWTO Indaba On Insurance

[Times of Zambia]THE United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) 20th general assembly to be co-hosted by Zambia and Zimbabwe takes place this year from August 24 to 29. This is the third time the event is hosted is Africa after Egypt in 1995 and...

Govt Assures Choma Farmers

[Times of Zambia]MORE than 29,000 small-scale farmers in Choma District will benefit from the Farmer Input Support Programme (FISP) during the 2013/2014 farming season, District Commissioner (DC) Golden Nyambe has said.

Court Arraigns Suspected Zambian Poacher

[New Era]Zambian national, Mulenga Kasenge (32) appeared briefly in the Katima Mulilo Magistrate's Court yesterday on a charge of dealing and possessing controlled game products.

Chadiza District Undergoes Facelift

[Times of Zambia]CHADIZA District, which was established in 1949, is the second district to be created in Eastern province and is among the oldest, yet the most underdeveloped district in Zambia.

Govt to Receive KR351 Million Grants

[Times of Zambia]THE Government is expected to receive KR351.6 million as grants for Budget and project support during the first quarter of 2013.

Armcor Chief Nabbed

[Times of Zambia]ARMCOR chief executive officer Gary Wadey has been arrested for allegedly adopting audited accounts for the security company without the approval of the firm's board.

Policy Researcher Backs Subsidy Removal

[Times of Zambia]THE annual saving of US$358 million (KR20.7 billion) following the removal of maize subsidies could be redirected to projects that support infrastructure growth.

SMEC International Gets KR12.1 Million Nacala Contract

[Times of Zambia]THE Road Development Agency (RDA) has awarded a KR12.1 million contract for consulting services for the construction supervision of the Nacala Road Corridor Project to SMEC International of Australia.

Arrows Duo Dropped

[Times of Zambia]RED Arrows duo of Daniel Sakala and Nigel Chibwe have been dropped from the Zambia 15's rugby team that started training yesterday in Ndola in readiness of the 2013 Africa Cup Championships that starts on Friday in Ivory Coast.