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Chikwanda Says Diversification Will Help Salvage Limping EconomyZAMBIA can only insulate itself from external shocks by diversifying the econom
Chikwanda Says Diversification Will Help Salvage Limping Economy
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ZAMBIA can only insulate itself from external shocks by diversifying the economy, which is mainly driven by copper exports, Minister of Finance Alexander Chikwanda has said. Chikwanda also said there is need to prudently manage the country's fiscal... Read more
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Zambia Is in Economic Trouble, Says Erick ChandaFourth Revolution party President Erick Chanda has charged that the country is
Zambia Is in Economic Trouble, Says Erick Chanda
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Fourth Revolution party President Erick Chanda has charged that the country is headed for economic turmoil at the rate the Kwacha is losing value against major currencies. Chanda notes that at no time has the local currency reached its lowest point... Read more
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Pres. Lungu Capable of Handling Any Crisis, Assures Amos ChandaState House says President Edgar Lungu has proved that he is capable of handlin
Pres. Lungu Capable of Handling Any Crisis, Assures Amos Chanda
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State House says President Edgar Lungu has proved that he is capable of handling any crisis and is fully in charge of the affairs of the state. Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Amos Chanda says this is evidenced by... Read more
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Can Bob Diamond Clean Up Finance Bank's Mess?After facing arrest, criminal charges, and a looming prosecution, the owner of
Can Bob Diamond Clean Up Finance Bank's Mess?
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After facing arrest, criminal charges, and a looming prosecution, the owner of one of Zambia's largest banks in terms of branch network is rumoured to be in negotiations to cash out of the country and sell Finance Bank of Zambia Ltd (FBZL) to Atlas... Read more
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The Irritating Lice of Soes"You That Are Not Performing. I know who you are and you know too. All you wan
The Irritating Lice of Soes
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"You That Are Not Performing. I know who you are and you know too. All you want is an increment all the time, while you are not performing. We established parastatals in order to assist government to develop the country. However, all they do is... Read more
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Bidvest Pockets N$1,2 BillionHeavyweight fishing company Namsov, which is owned by the Bidvest business empi
Bidvest Pockets N$1,2 Billion
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Heavyweight fishing company Namsov, which is owned by the Bidvest business empire, made more than N$1,2 billion in profits from state-related fishing concessions between 2012 and 2015. While Bidvest Namibia has over the past few years been crying... Read more
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Bwin jilts 888 Holdings for £1.1bn GVC dealBetting chips: EDP/GYM News EDP pics © 2003 Tel: (01603) 772434 FoxyBingo owne
Bwin jilts 888 Holdings for £1.1bn GVC deal
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Betting chips: EDP/GYM News EDP pics © 2003 Tel: (01603) 772434 FoxyBingo owner bwin.party has jilted suitor 888 Holdings in favour of a £1.1 billion cash-and-shares offer from Sportingbet owner GVC after a protracted takeover tussle. 888 appeared... Read more
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Depreciation of the Rand - Impact On Zim BusinessPursuant to the abolition of the dual exchange rate system, that is unification
Depreciation of the Rand - Impact On Zim Business
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Pursuant to the abolition of the dual exchange rate system, that is unification of the financial and the commercial rand) on March 10 1995 the unified rand was stable at around R3,60 to the US dollar for a period of up to one year from the date of... Read more
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Tetrad Bank Deal - AAY Demands ExclusivityAAY Investments Group, a Panama-based venture capital fund, which expressed int
Tetrad Bank Deal - AAY Demands Exclusivity
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AAY Investments Group, a Panama-based venture capital fund, which expressed interest in acquiring equity in Tetrad Investment Bank (TIB), has demanded exclusivity as it carries out a three-month due diligence exercise on the bank as a condition to... Read more
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Govt to Turn to Financial Markets for Infrastructure Funds - RugundaGovernment will consider capital markets as a viable option where it can borrow
Govt to Turn to Financial Markets for Infrastructure Funds - Rugunda
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Government will consider capital markets as a viable option where it can borrow money to finance its infrastructure projects, Prime Minister Ruhakana Rugunda has said. Rugunda told a meeting at Serena hotel in Kampala at the official launch of the... Read more
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Uganda Revenue Authority to Meet Kenya Authorities Over SugarUganda Revenue Authority (URA) is set to meet Kenya Revenue Authority officials
Uganda Revenue Authority to Meet Kenya Authorities Over Sugar
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Uganda Revenue Authority (URA) is set to meet Kenya Revenue Authority officials and the Uganda Sugar Manufacturers Association to decide on how to facilitate sugar trade in the region. The meeting will take place on the 9th and 10th of this month in... Read more
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No Basic Commodity Supply Shortage for New Year - MinistryThe monthly supply of palm oil has now increased to 40 million litres from the
No Basic Commodity Supply Shortage for New Year - Ministry
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The monthly supply of palm oil has now increased to 40 million litres from the previous 27 The Ministry of Trade said that supply of basic commodities has been increased to meet the ever increasing national demand. Ministry Public Relations and... Read more
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Byabagambi Hit Nail On the HeadUganda currently spends a big chunk of its budget on infrastructure development
Byabagambi Hit Nail On the Head
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Uganda currently spends a big chunk of its budget on infrastructure development, especially road construction. As a result, many roads are under construction across the country with hundreds of billions of shillings at stake. However, nearly 100 per... Read more
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Ethiopia Keen to Learn From Japanese ExperienceJapan has always been a strong and loyal partner of Africa and has remained ste
Ethiopia Keen to Learn From Japanese Experience
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Japan has always been a strong and loyal partner of Africa and has remained steadfast in its support of the African cause. The Africa-Japan Business and Investment Forum aims to help strengthen ties among Africa-Japan business networks and to share... Read more
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Private Equity to Reshape Landscape of Namibian BusinessPrivate equity investment is set to reshape the landscape of Namibian business
Private Equity to Reshape Landscape of Namibian Business
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Private equity investment is set to reshape the landscape of Namibian business over the next five to ten years. Private equity is a broad term which commonly refers to any type of non-public ownership of equity or securities that are not listed on a... Read more
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Danny Jordaan's 100 Days of Broken Promises and Scandal EvasionThe following remarks were delivered by Athol Trollip in Nelson Mandela Bay tod
Danny Jordaan's 100 Days of Broken Promises and Scandal Evasion
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The following remarks were delivered by Athol Trollip in Nelson Mandela Bay today, in reviewing the first 100 days of Danny Jordaan's Mayoralty in Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality. One hundred days into office, Danny Jordaan has disappointed and... Read more
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South Africa Is Open for BusinessSouth Africa has recently experienced a rather turbulent week which saw the fal
South Africa Is Open for Business
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South Africa has recently experienced a rather turbulent week which saw the fall of the rand cause, amongst others, panic among investors, the South African corporate market and citizens alike. This came amidst statistics released by Stats SA which... Read more
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Housing Delivery Target Still On TrackJohannesburg — Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has urged contractors
Housing Delivery Target Still On Track
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Johannesburg — Human Settlements Minister Lindiwe Sisulu has urged contractors and developers to rally behind the department to ensure that it can deliver its target of 1.5 million houses in the current five year period. The Minister said they were... Read more
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Completion of Airports Remodelling Project to Gulp N100 BillionThe federal government would need not less than N100 billion to be able to comp
Completion of Airports Remodelling Project to Gulp N100 Billion
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The federal government would need not less than N100 billion to be able to complete the on-going airports remodelling project, a top official of the Federal Airports Authority of Nigeria (FAAN) has revealed. The official said this whopping amount... Read more
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UBA Profit Rises 40 Percent As Half Year Earnings Hit N167 BillionPan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc, has announced
UBA Profit Rises 40 Percent As Half Year Earnings Hit N167 Billion
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Pan-African financial services group, United Bank for Africa Plc, has announced its audited 2015 half year financial results. The results showed strong growth in earnings and profits, as the Bank continued to benefit from its determination to... Read more
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Fidelity Rebrands, to Strengthen Focus On Youth SegmentFidelity Bank Plc on Thursday unveiled its new identity. The bank explained tha
Fidelity Rebrands, to Strengthen Focus On Youth Segment
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Fidelity Bank Plc on Thursday unveiled its new identity. The bank explained that the move was aimed at strengthening its operations in order to deliver superior customer satisfaction. It also explained that the rebranding exercise was to bring about... Read more
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Again, CDMA Subscription Declines, As GSM RisesOperators of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) have continued to suffer setb
Again, CDMA Subscription Declines, As GSM Rises
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Operators of Code Division Multiple Access (CDMA) have continued to suffer setback in their business, due to continued drop in the network's subscriber number. The number has decreased from seven in 2003, to just two in 2015, making the operators to... Read more
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Profit Taking Persists As Asi Declines By 1.60 PercentThe bear sustained its dominance on the Nigerian equities as investors continue
Profit Taking Persists As Asi Declines By 1.60 Percent
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The bear sustained its dominance on the Nigerian equities as investors continued to book profit on recent gains. At the close of business yesterday, the Nigerian Stock Exchange (NSE) All-Share Index declined by 1.60 per cent to close at 29,393.77... Read more
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With 270 Heads of Cattle, 25 Sheep, Buhari Makes Asset PublicAbuja — Documents submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Code of Conduc
With 270 Heads of Cattle, 25 Sheep, Buhari Makes Asset Public
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Abuja — Documents submitted by President Muhammadu Buhari to the Code of Conduct Bureau (CCB) showed that the president had less than N30 million in his account as at May 29 when he was sworn in as president. As at the same date, his deputy, Prof.... Read more
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Incentivise Companies to Boost InnovationPretoria — Government should incentivise people so as to encourage them to be i
Incentivise Companies to Boost Innovation
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Pretoria — Government should incentivise people so as to encourage them to be innovative and succeed, says a representative of the Trade and Industrial Policy Strategies (TIPS). Speaking at an Economic Policy Dialogue hosted by the Department of... Read more
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Gas Shortage Hits UgandaUgandans who use liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for cooking are having difficult
Gas Shortage Hits Uganda
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Ugandans who use liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) for cooking are having difficulty finding any on the market, owing to a shortage in the country. One user said he looked for gas in every corner of Kampala, but could not find any filled cylinder. "I... Read more
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Inadequate Fertilizer May Hamper Bauchi Agricultural ProductionBauchi — Barely a month to the wind-up of the current rainy season, only about
Inadequate Fertilizer May Hamper Bauchi Agricultural Production
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Bauchi — Barely a month to the wind-up of the current rainy season, only about 50per cent of the 10, 000 metric tons or 200, 000 bags of fertilizers earmarked for sale to farmers in Bauchi state have been made available to the users. The State... Read more
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Stop Rough Diamond Exports - KurotwiZimbabwe's diamond value addition company, the Zimbabwe Diamond Centre (ZDC), r
Stop Rough Diamond Exports - Kurotwi
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Zimbabwe's diamond value addition company, the Zimbabwe Diamond Centre (ZDC), recently acquired diamond cutting laser technology worth US$1 million from India as part of its initiative to push for local cutting and polishing of the precious stones.... Read more
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Sharp Drop in SA Power GenerationElectricity generated by South Africa dropped by 3.3% for July compared to the
Sharp Drop in SA Power Generation
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Electricity generated by South Africa dropped by 3.3% for July compared to the same period last year, Statistics South Africa said on Thursday. The total volume of electricity distributed in SA for the month of July has decreased progressively from... Read more
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Zimbabwe Tax Deters South African TouristsSouth African visitors to Zimbabwe have been hard hit by the country's 15% valu
Zimbabwe Tax Deters South African Tourists
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South African visitors to Zimbabwe have been hard hit by the country's 15% value added tax for the tourism and hospitality industry. A hospitality industry executive has warned that South African tourists, already battling a massive decline in the... Read more
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