EconomyAugust 11, 2020

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 11/08
Story of the Day: Access to credit in Zambia has become increasingly important as people seek out ways of getting money at a cheap cost. The biggest problem we have under or local credit markets is not that there isn’t enough money for everyone to access. Far from it. It is the plethora and complexity […]

EconomyAugust 10, 2020

Daily FiZ – Monday 10/08
Story of the Day: Africa’s retail giant, Shoprite Holdings Group, has announced that it will exit the Nigerian market, according to a statement from the group. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom The Treasury released K11.17 billion to finance developmental programmes and public service delivery. Out of the total amount, K1.48 billion […]

EconomyAugust 7, 2020

Daily FiZ – Friday 07/08
Story of the Day: Liquid Telecom Zambia has signed a broadcasting agreement with CBC that will see the broadcasters’ content streamed on the ISPs rapidly expanding GPON and LTE network, according to a statement from the telecom’s Chief Executive Officer. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom  Access Bank yesterday announced its […]

EconomyAugust 6, 2020

Daily FiZ – Thursday 06/08
Story of the Day:  In the final week of 2020 trading on the LuSE, Friday’s equities trading was the best performing for the week. Eight companies’ securities recorded trades. Trading activity was recorded in Airtel, CEC Zambia, Lafarge, Bata, Puma, Madison Financial Services, Shoprite Zambia, and ZCCM. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By […]

EconomyAugust 5, 2020

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 05/08
Story of the Day:  In the final of July 2020 bond trading, bonds of total face value of K88,749,000 were transacted in 11 trades, yielding a market value sales of K43,416,000. Four days recorded trades of which Tuesdays’ bond trading was the best performing for the week. Week five of July has been the best […]

EconomyAugust 4, 2020

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 04/08
Story of the Day:  As we come to the close of July 2020 bond trading, once again the equities market’s glory was short lived. Our hopes of the final week of July having a massive turnaround for the equities market were in vain as the bond market completely dominated the equities market recording a score […]

EconomyJuly 31, 2020

Daily FiZ – Friday 31/07
Story of the Day: As we anticipated the fourth week of July 2020 bond trading on the LuSE would be the turn around week for the equities market as it recorded a score of 18% to 82% on the bond market. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom  The year-on-year inflation rate has […]

EconomyJuly 30, 2020

Daily FiZ – Thursday 30/07
Story of the Day: With the advent of the pandemic, many Zambian businesses have notably adopted a work from home (WFH) strategy in order to ensure business continuity. This is despite government easing some of the restrictions that came with the first lock down albeit with spike of inflections being recorded in the southern hemisphere’s […]

EconomyJuly 29, 2020

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 29/07
Story of the Day: Many companies are feeling the disruption that COVID-19 has brought to their businesses. It is clear the pandemic has had a negative impact on many businesses in Zambia as seen from the June 2020 Purchasing Managers index which shows that the productivity of local businesses is still subdued. Read more  Local […]

EconomyJuly 28, 2020

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 28/07
Story of the Day: Liquid Telecom Zambia has entered into a neighborhood identification memorandum of understanding with Lusaka City Council. The project will ensure clear demarcation of the areas in Lusaka and falls under Liquid’s CSR initiatives around Health, Safety, and Education. Read more Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Telecom  The Policy Monitoring […]