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Posts published in “Day: July 25, 2013

New Tax Can Boost Informal Sector Collection

[TrustMedia]Pretoria -A 36-member country pan-African tax administration body has observed that the best way of increasing Zambia's tax base is to introduce a new presumptive tax which can capture millions of Zambians in the informal sector.

Mwangala Kashweka – Athlete With Promise

[Times of Zambia]IN Africa, athletics started way back before many people realised that it was a sport after all; mainly with children innocently playing and running about in the backyard.

Cook Nabbed for Defilement

[Times of Zambia]A COOK at Chipepo Secondary School in Gwembe District in Southern Province has allegedly defiled a 15-year-old Grade 10 pupil at the institution.

Nevers Fumes After Cops ‘Release’ Suspect

[Times of Zambia]MMD leader Nevers Mumba yesterday stormed Chipata Central Police demanding to see a Patriotic Front (PF) member who allegedly caused commotion in Magazine Township which sparked the riot.

Andrew Banda’s Move Shameful, Says Kapeya

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has described as shameful the move by former President Rupiah Banda's son Andrew to promote regional and tribal politics in the country.

Andrew’s Absence Irks Dpp Nchito

[Times of Zambia]DIRECTOR of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Mutembo Nchito has lodged a complaint to chief resident magistrate Joshua Banda against former Republican President Rupiah Banda's son Andrew's alleged laxity to appear before the courts of the law.

16 Drivers in Fringilla Rally

[Times of Zambia]AFRICAN rally champion, Mohammed Essa is among the 16 drivers that have confirmed participation in this weekend's Fringilla Rally, which is the fourth round of the national rally championships.

New Houses Coming

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has signed 17 contracts valued at K73 million for the construction of 180 housing units in 17 newly-created districts.

Renard’s Future Hangs in Balance

[Times of Zambia]COACH Herve Renard says he will decide his future after the crucial Brazil 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Ghana to be played in September.

Nortec Student Jailed 9 Months

[Times of Zambia]A STUDENT from Northern Technical College in Ndola has been jailed nine months with hard labour for stealing a jersey worth K54.90 from Pep Stores in Ndola.

‘Sate Sate Needs to Up His Game’

[Times of Zambia]CHIPOLOPOLO trainer Herve Renard has broken his silence over out-of-favour Nkana striker Reynolds 'Sate-Sate' Kampamba, saying the player needs to be hungry in front of goal for him to be considered for the main national team.

Zambeef Goes Local

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBEEF Products plc has destroyed all its imported beef products reported to have been contaminated with formaldehydes.

Zambia, Finland’s Revealing Comparisons

[Times of Zambia]Zambia, a typical developing country, will attain veritable economic development, she needs to take a leaf from the Book of Finland.

Govt Efforts Elate Donors

[Times of Zambia]BUDGET support donors have appealed to Government to use the salary hikes for public service workers to leverage higher performance and improve service delivery.

Thinking Beyond the Boxes

[Gender Links]Zambia -My palms and arms are splattered with paint and my fingertips tinged red, blue and green. I have just completed an Art for Activism workshop with young Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Intersex (LGBTI) people. The workshop aim...

Zicta Board Chair to Get Award

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) board chairperson, Gertrude Mwangala Akapelwa-Ehueni has been selected as one of the finalists for the 2013 Most Influential Women in Business and Government Awards.

Zambian Editors Get Zim Polls Invite

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambian chapter of the Southern Africa Editors Forum (SAEF) has been invited to be part of the regional organisation's nine member observation mission to Zimbabwe to monitor that country's general elections scheduled for July 31, 2...

Decentralisation – Chilanga Senior Citizens Take Lead

[Times of Zambia]IN line with the latest trends in the country's development agenda and in tandem with the recently approved National Decentralisation Policy, senior citizens in Chilanga have formed a forum in order to actively participate in the distr...

Comesa SMEs Toolkit to Attract U.S$1 Billion Trade

[Times of Zambia]THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) SME toolkit Zambia, has projected to attract about US$1 billion worth of trade and investment at the coming Chinese International Fair.