Economy, OpinionNovember 8, 2021

Weekly Bond Market Diary (25th to 29th October 2021)
In the final week into the month of October 2021 bond trading, three days recorded trades during the week. Bonds are a low risk investment issued when the government borrows money from its people. You can purchase bonds using the Lusaka Securities Exchange Application online.  Monday 25th There were no bonds traded today. Tuesday 26th […]

Economy, OpinionNovember 8, 2021

Weekly Stock Market Review (25th to 27th October 2021)
In the final week of October 2021 trading on the Lusaka Stock Exchange, sixteen companies’ securities recorded trades of which Airtel Zambia was the highest priced in comparison to week four of October 2020 with nine companies’ security with Lafarge as the highest priced security. Tuesdays’ equities trading was the best performance of the week. […]

EconomyNovember 8, 2021

2022 Budget Highlights on the Energy Sector
Honourable Dr. Situmbeko Musokotwane, MP, Minister of Finance and National Planning, presented the national budget for 2022 to the National Assembly on October 29, 2021. With the theme “Growth, Jobs, and Bringing Development Closer to the People,” the Minister announced a K173.0 billion budget. As expected, the budget is greatly influenced by changes in the […]

EconomyNovember 8, 2021

Daily FiZ – Monday 08/11
Story of the Day: When economists are concerned with the economy and anticipate change in direction, they ought to use one of the indicators called the Purchasing Managers’ Index (PMI) so as to give special scrutiny. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Intelligent Technologies Commerce, Trade and Industry Minister Chipoka Mulenga has […]

Economy, OpinionNovember 6, 2021

Weekly Capital Market Review (25th to 29th October 2021)  
In the final week of the month, the equities market completely dominated the bond market recording a score of 99% to 1%, which is a one percentage higher than the fourth week of October 2020. During the week the face value was less than the market sales on the bond market, the face value is […]

EconomyNovember 5, 2021

Daily FiZ – Friday 05/11
Story of the Day: Domestic debt impacts negatively on the private sector which is supposed to fuel the economy, as observed in the developed world. Domestic debt makes borrowing expensive as a result of the relatively narrow investor groups in Africa. The Zambian domestic debt is of concern to the new government. In a Ministerial […]

EconomyNovember 4, 2021

Daily FiZ – Thursday 04/11
Story of the Day: In a media engagement held by World Wildlife Fund for Nature in collaboration with other partner organizations HIVOS Zambia, Centre for Environment Justice, The Zambia Climate Change network, House of Ruth Foundation as well as The Zambia community based natural resources management forum. On Wednesday the 27th October, 2021 with Guest […]

Economy, OpinionNovember 4, 2021

Zambia: Will it address Food, Fuel, and Finance implications of Climate Change?
The COP26:  People Planet Partnerships This previous weekend over 20,000 people from around the world including world leaders descended onto Glasgow in Scotland to attend a two-week conference called COP26.  The Conference of the Parties (COP) since its adoption in 1992, and the signing of the treaty in 1994 has been a supreme decision-making body […]

EconomyNovember 3, 2021

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 03/11
Story of the Day: A considerable number of articles have been written and published on how to help students prepare and pass their exams and in tyre, obtain a qualification. However, very few materials – if any, is written and made available which is designed and focused on helping students develop and improve their emotional […]

EconomyNovember 3, 2021

ZNBS in View
Possessing the vision of being the premier banking and housing finance institution with the leading market share in Zambia, ZNBS has been on a mission to provide mortgage finance, banking and property services since its establishment in 1968 (amended 1970) under the Builder’s Society Act. It is the biggest government-owned parastatal in the country. Having […]