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New CBM-TEC mining expo to put Zambian Copperbelt on the map
DMN Newswire--2013-12-5--Some 1500 mining experts are expected at the upcoming Copperbelt Mining Trade Expo and Conference or CBM-TEC in Kitwe, Zambia in April next year at an industry event that has been described as long overdue for the region.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Zuma on Nelson Mandela's death: 'Our nation has lost its greatest son'
Nelson Mandela's willingness to forgive and forget helped peacefully end an era of white domination in his native South Africa.
Resource Investing News
Authorities on the Hunt for Radioactive Cobalt-60 Stolen in Mexico
When thievery is discussed in the resource sector, it's usually diamonds that have been stolen or oil that has been pirated.
BOZ to Apply Banking Sector Gauge
THE Bank of Zambia will commence the implementation of the Basel II framework next month aimed at contributing to a more resilient and stable banking system that is capable of promoting sustainable economic growth.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Sister Rosettas Return to New Ohio Theatre, Now thru 12/14
Extended after a sold-out run in September, The Sister Rosettas are back with five more performances.
Elephants in the room: Mischievous herd of beasts gatecrash hotel lobby in annual search for fruit
These pictures capture the astonishing moment a herd of African elephants gatecrash t hrough the reception of a welcoming lodge, hoping to snaffle some free lunch.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Government acquires Shs45 billion Japanese grant for hospitals
The government has received a grant of $18 million from Japan, which will be used to boost medical facilities and rehabilitate three referral/major hospitals in Western Uganda.
Kyenjojo pupils abandon class to join lucrative tea industry
Kyenjojo- As one travels along the snaky Fort Portal-Kyenjojo road, tea plantations paint the road sides green against the vast plains, making the scenery beautiful.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Zambia: UTH Nurses' Strike Illegal - Sata
PRESIDENT Michael Sata has said the strike by University Teaching Hospital nurses is illegal but the Government will not fire them despite receiving 800 applications from other nurses.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Zambia: Long-Term Effects of Zim Elephants Poisoning
POACHING is an illegal killing of wild animals in a national park, protected area or game ranch.
Zambia: HIV/Aids Free Zambia Possible
DECEMBER 1 every year is an important day throughout the world because this is when each of one of us remembers the causes and devastating effects of the HIV/AIDS pandemic the world over.
Zambia: Mumbwa, Kabanana Road Works Slow Down
AVIC International has unveiled a "dossier" of obstacles it has encountered as it works on the Mumbwa and Kabanana roads.
Zambia: When Lazzo's Crunch Came
LAZZO has hardly slept a wink on the shop corridors of Lusaka's central business district courtesy of a Good Samaritan security guard who spends nights guarding a shop every night.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Basketball in Africa
UGANDA : Nyakasura to get basketball courts
Nyakasura School old students strategise for a game during the tourney. Courtesy Photo.
Zambia: Exculpate Yourselves, UTH Orders Nurses
THE University Teaching Hospital management in Lusaka has asked striking nurses to exculpate themselves for being absent from duty for over six days.
Zambia: Youth Employment Strategy Ready
Youth and Sport Minister Chishimba Kambwili said during the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation Radio 2 Government Forum programme in Lusaka on Thursday that Government, with help from the World Bank, International Labour Organisation, and Africa Development Bank had developed the Youth Employment Strategy.
Zambia: Tazara - Union Withdraws Labour Over Talks Exclusion
ONE of the two Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority employees' unions, the Crews and Allied Workers Union , has withdrawn its labour because it has not been admitted to the negotiations of the TAZARA Joint Council .
Zambia: Avoid Acts of Blackmail, DC Urges Millers
Kitwe District Commissioner Elias Kamanga said milling companies should avoid faking shortages of mealie-meal but instead dialogue with the Government whenever there was a problem.
Zambia: Sata Cooks Up Some Employment Figures
His Excellency, Mr Michael Chilufya Sata, President of the Republic of Zambia, says the notable increase in Foreign Direct Investment [FDI] inflows reflects renewed investor confidence in the Zambian economy and stronger investments profitability prospects.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
fastjet launches second international route
It marks the first direct air link between the Dar es Salaam and Lusaka. It currently takes travellers 25 hours to drive from each point.