Zambia to strengthen trade with Sweden

Government says it attaches great importance to consolidating trade and investment between Zambia and Sweden. Ministry of Commerce Trade and Industry Permanent Secretary Kayula Siame said government remains committed... Read more »

Zambia to host the World Bank’s International Development Association meeting

Zambia has been picked as the host of the World bank’s International Development Association [IDA] 18 high-level mid-term review. The event will be held in november, 2018. The announcement... Read more »


According to press release from the Minister of Finance Zambia’s debt stock as at end December, 2017, is as follows: 1) External Debt was US$8.7 billion; 2) Domestic Debt... Read more »

Large-scale Cobalt potential discovered at Nyungu in North Western Zambia

ASX-listed Argonaut Resources has announced preliminary details of potential copper and cobalt production at the Nyungu copper-cobalt deposit in North-western Zambia. The Nyungu copper-cobalt deposit is part of the... Read more »

Zambia’s Private Sector Growth out of the Woods – March Markit PMI

ZAMBIA’s private sector growth for the month of march is out of the woods as it recorded a Purchasing Managers Index – PMI of 50.7 from 47.1 in February... Read more »

President Lungu holds bilateral talks with Indian President Ram Nath Kovind

President Edgar Lungu says he has cherished the long and cordial relationship which has existed between Zambia and India. President Lungu said the relationship between India and Zambia has... Read more »

CEOs Breakfast – National Health Insurance Bill

On March 2nd 2018, the National Health Insurance Bill number 22 of 2017 passed the Second Reading in Parliament after a lengthy and sometimes acrimonious debate. Minister of Health... Read more »

Kabwe mining licence reinstated

Jubilee Metals Group has announced that the mining license for the Kabwe project in Zambia has been reinstated with immediate effect by the Minister of Mines and Mineral Development.... Read more »

Minister of Finance’s full report on the Status of Zambia’s Economy in the First Quarter

1. Highlights of Macroeconomic Performance 2018 i) The economic environment is largely stable and GDP growth projections for 2018 remain on target, building on the 4.1% growth rate registered... Read more »

Statutory Instruments on boreholes and groundwater launched

The Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environmental Protection has launched three statutory Instruments on groundwater and boreholes, Licensing of drillers and the revised raw water fees and charges.... Read more »