RetailSeptember 10, 2021

A Quick Summary of the Presidents Address to Parliament
Today (10th September 2021) the President of the Republic of Zambia, Hakainde Hichilema, opened parliament to applause and roars of jubilation from his party. This excitement was only muted as he began to explain his vision for the country. The theme of the speech was an outline of the goals of his administration. The message […]

British American Tobacco, RetailAugust 19, 2021

Resilient performance amidst a challenge environment -BAT Zambia Reports Performance
British American Tobacco Zambia Plc has presented its unaudited financial results for the period ended 30 June 2021 under the aptly titled banner of resilient performance amidst a challenging environment. The following is the extract from the SENS announcement issued by order of the Board on 18th August 2021. Operating Environment The operating environment continues […]

Economy, RetailJuly 28, 2021

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 28/07
Story of the Day: Four weeks into the month of July 2021 bond trading, we had a full week without trading activity which was the case last week as well. The bond market has been quite mundane as there have been little to zero trading occurring. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid […]

Economy, RetailJuly 22, 2021

Daily FiZ – Thursday 22/07
Story of the Day: Continuing Professional Development (CPD) is a term used to describe the learning activities professionals engage in to develop and enhance their abilities. This learning is often facilitated through trainings, forums, seminars, webinars, workshops and conferences. CPD aims to ensure that professionals are up-to-date with the technicalities of their fields and maintain […]

Retail, StrategyJune 21, 2021

THE RISE OF OMNICHANNEL COMMERCE
The horrific experience of Covid 19 which has left a lot of businesses incapacitated has many major retailers and some manufacturers opting to Omnichannel marketing, buying and selling to curb what could have been a complete global economic meltdown. According to the International Labor Organization projections 200 Million people will still be unemployed in 2022 […]

Economy, RetailJune 18, 2021

Daily FiZ – Friday 18/06
Story of the Day: Two weeks into the month of June 2021 bond trading on the Lusaka Stock Exchange, there was very little trading activity on the bond market as only one day recorded trades which was quite the opposite for the equities market as there was a significant amount of trading as Twenty-one companies […]

Economy, Opinion, RetailJune 14, 2021

Weekly Stock Market Review (7th to 11th June 2021)
Two weeks into June 2021 trading on the LuSE and we have a rather wholesome week as there was a lot of trading activity Twenty-one companies’ securities recorded trades throughout the week in comparison to the second week of June 2020 which recorded six companies securities. Wednesdays’ equities trading was the best performance of the […]

RetailJune 4, 2021

Meet Zambia’s First Sportswoman Forbes 30 Under 30 honoree, Tilka Paljk
If you have never heard of her, Tilka Paljk is a 24 year old Zambian swimmer who will represent the country at the 2021 Olympics. This year she was selected for the Forbes 30 under 30 for 2021 and is the first Zambian sportswoman to make the list. Tilka has a strong online and media […]

Podcast, RetailJune 2, 2021

Rethink & Redefine | Refuse To Lose
The second step in our #RefuseToLose journey is to rethink & redefine a few things. Watch Andrew as he explains.

RetailApril 16, 2021

City of Lusaka announces K2 million ($100,000) sponsorship deal with Southern Cross Motors
The City of Lusaka Football Club yesterday announced a partnership with Southern Cross Motors worth an estimated $100,000 (K2 million). The sponsorship saw Southern Cross becoming one of the main sponsors of the rejuvenate. The deal will see Southern Cross Motors brands be displayed in Woodlands Stadium and will appear on the Club’s new replica […]