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Zambia to enforce 5% duty on copper concentrate imports

Zambia to enforce 5% duty on copper concentrate imports

  Zambia’s Mining Minister, Richard Musukwa, on Monday vowed to enforce a 5 percent import duty on copper produced from rough ore. Musukwa made this known on...

Zambia refutes offer of assets as security for Chinese loan

Zambia considers rebasing economy size in 2019

Zambia on Sunday said it would set aside funds targeted at rebasing the size of its economy in 2019. The southern African country is the latest African nation to take a...

Zambia refutes offer of assets as security for Chinese loan

Zambia refutes offer of assets as security for Chinese loan

Zambia’s Finance Minister, Margaret Mwanakatwe, says the country has not offered any of its state-owned companies as collateral for borrowing. Mwanakatwe was...

Zambia short-lists Sahara Energy for stake in oil refinery

Zambia short-lists Sahara Energy for stake in oil refinery

Zambia has short-listed five companies including Sahara Energy Resources Ltd. and Britain’s Glencore Energy Ltd. to buy a majority stake in its only oil refinery, a...

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Zambia short-lists Sahara Energy for stake in oil refinery

Zambia has short-listed five companies including Sahara Energy Resources Ltd. and Britain’s Glencore Energy Ltd. to buy a majority stake in its only oil refinery, a...

Man arrested with 2.1kg of cocaine wrapped with condoms

Man arrested with 2.1kg of cocaine wrapped with condoms

Zambia’s Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has said it arrested a Bolivian national for attempting to smuggle in cocaine wrapped in condoms. The suspect, Veizaga Arias...

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority

Tanzania-Zambia railway halts copper transportation after strike

The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has suspended all train services, including the transportation of copper following a strike by workers in Africa’s...

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority

Tanzania-Zambia railway halts copper transportation after strike

The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has suspended all train services, including the transportation of copper following a strike by workers in Africa’s...

Maize export

Zambia to lift suspension on maize exports as drought fears ease

Zambia will allow monitored maize exports this year as the country expects to have a surplus of the staple crop, President Edgar Lungu said a Friday, after foreign sales...

Zambian energy regulator says retail fuel prices will fall from midnight on Tuesday due to subdued oil prices and a stronger kwacha currency. The authority said in Lusaka that price of petrol would be reduced to 12.50 kwacha from 13.70 kwacha and diesel would drop to 10.72 kwacha per litre from 11.40 kwacha per litre. In October last year, Zambia hiked the retail price of petrol by nearly 39 per cent, while the price of diesel increased by 33 per cent.

Zambia cuts fuel prices

Zambian energy regulator says retail fuel prices will fall from midnight on Tuesday due to subdued oil prices and a stronger kwacha currency. The authority said in...

Zambian energy regulator says retail fuel prices will fall from midnight on Tuesday due to subdued oil prices and a stronger kwacha currency. The authority said in Lusaka that price of petrol would be reduced to 12.50 kwacha from 13.70 kwacha and diesel would drop to 10.72 kwacha per litre from 11.40 kwacha per litre. In October last year, Zambia hiked the retail price of petrol by nearly 39 per cent, while the price of diesel increased by 33 per cent.

Zambia cuts fuel prices

Zambian energy regulator says retail fuel prices will fall from midnight on Tuesday due to subdued oil prices and a stronger kwacha currency. The authority said in...