Taj Pamodzi Hotels Plc, TourismJanuary 8, 2019

Pamodzi Hotel Plc 2018 Financial Performance
It is unclear on whether or not annual reports are supposed to be glossy padded with long winding statements from Chairmen of the Board, Managing Directors and Chief Financial officers. When it comes to the Pamodzi Hotel Plc., their report comes as basic as they come. Needless to say, extracting the thought process of the […]

TourismJanuary 3, 2019

Zambia Airways Takes Off To Operationalisation
It was on the 28th December 2018 that Mr. Mateyo Kaluba, Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Group Chief Executive Officer, announced the appointment of members of the Board of Directors of Zambia Airways, with immediate effect. This was the first assertive signal that the phoenix that was Zambia Airways was surely rising again from the ashes. […]

Taj Pamodzi Hotels Plc, TourismDecember 29, 2017

Pamodzi serves a medium rare half year performance review
In compliance with the requirements of the Securities Act number 41 and the listing rules of the Lusaka Securities Exchange (LuSE) all listed companies are expected to publish their interim and full year performance results. Many of the players on LuSE often provide a summary of what they believe has been their performance over the […]

TourismJuly 1, 2017

Tourism Development in Zambia Through the 7th NDP
My kind editor sent me the Seventh National Development Plan (NDP) during the week, and asked for my thoughts.  So we come back from the mountains of Tibet with a bump to look at where the government sees tourism going over the next 5 years. The 7th NDP includes tourism as a key driver for […]

TourismJune 8, 2017

Introducing Lynne – Inaugural Blog
Hi, my name is Lynne and this is my first blog for TFIZ.  Most of the time I look a lot scruffier than in the picture as I run my own small hotel.  As anyone with their own small business knows, this means that I can go from excel spreadsheets to cleaning toilets in the […]

Banking, Finance, Lafarge, Taj Pamodzi Hotels PlcMay 12, 2017

The Role of the Auditor in the Corporate Governance of Zambian Premier Companies
This year’s Zambia Institute of Chartered Accountants (ZICA) elections were the most exciting albeit much anticipated in the financial sector. The elections ushered in a seasoned bean counter in Jason Kazilimani as its new president, and we believe that he and his KPMG team will be an exemplar in the game “auditing and compliance” in […]

TourismJuly 6, 2016

Pamodzi Hotel: Opulence Meets Value
When a guest wakes up from a smooth soft bed and soothing pillows, one of the first things that comes to mind is the bang for buck he or she got from paying the daily rate of sleeping in a luxurious hotel room. Pamodzi Hotel, a house hold name in Zambia has opulence that has […]