EconomyNovember 29, 2021

Daily FiZ – Monday 29/11
Story of the Day: First Quantum Minerals (FQM) is determined and motivated in its mission to increase local content across its mining operations. Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Intelligent Technologies Zambia will place its sole 24,000 barrel per day Indeni Petroleum Refinery on care and maintenance under reforms aimed at increasing […]

EconomyNovember 26, 2021

Daily FiZ – Friday 26/11
Story of the Day: First Quantum Minerals through Kansanshi Mining Mining Plc recently co-sponsored the Hematon Youth and Women Agricultural Summit,  that took place in Lusaka. Local youth were encouraged to take up a more active and productive role in the agriculture and livestock sector to become more self reliant. Read more Local Business and […]

EconomyNovember 25, 2021

BULLS AND HORNS: DEALING WITH FUEL SUBSIDIES
As the Government is in talks with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to get a bailout package, it is a no-brainer that instituting fiscal reforms is part of the discussion. What immediately comes to mind are fuel subsidies, which have long been a major source of fiscal imbalances. And the latest Monetary Policy Committee statement […]

EconomyNovember 25, 2021

Daily FiZ – Thursday 25/11
Story of the Day: Reading the recent Lafarge Zambia annual report, which is part of the LafargeHolcim (now Holcim Group), and what is particularly interesting is the local and global initiatives this company is taking to respond to the COP26 agenda in cement production. Lafarge Zambia is the country’s largest cement company. It also has […]

EconomyNovember 24, 2021

Daily FiZ – Wednesday 24/11
Story of the Day: Under its mandate to supervise and promote the development of the Zambian Capital Market, the SEC of Zambia launched the Regulatory Sandbox. A Sandbox is essentially a “safe environment” in which the testing of capital market innovations can be facilitated under a set of conditions and limitations designed to protect investors. Read […]

EconomyNovember 23, 2021

Daily FiZ – Tuesday 23/11
Story of the Day: The transport and logistics sector has been highlighted as one of the key areas earmarked for growth under the UPND manifesto. The budget pronouncements made recently by the Minister of Finance Hon. Situmbeko Musokotwane, highlight a number of key areas of interest for the new administration. Read more  Local Business and […]

Economy, MiningNovember 22, 2021

FQM DETERMINED TO INCREASE LOCAL CONTENT SUPPLY AT ITS MINES
LUSAKA, ZAMBIA – First Quantum Minerals (FQM) is determined and motivated in its mission to increase local content across its mining operations. The mining firm has backed President Hakainde Hichilema’s appeal to industry players to step up and exercise holistic and prudent management of resources as well as foster partnerships that can boost the country’s productivity […]

EconomyNovember 22, 2021

KANSANSHI MINING PLC ENCOURAGES YOUTH PARTICIPATION IN AGRICULTURE
Mining giant cosponsors Hematon youth and women agricultural summit SOLWEZI, ZAMBIA – First Quantum Minerals through Kansanshi Mining Mining Plc recently co-sponsored the Hematon Youth and Women Agricultural Summit,  that took place in Lusaka. Local youth were encouraged to take up a more active and productive role in the agriculture and livestock sector to become more […]

Economy, Personal FinanceNovember 22, 2021

Kukula participates in the successful launch of the Regulatory Sandbox under The Securities and Exchange Commission, Zambia.
Under its mandate to supervise and promote the development of the Zambian Capital Market, the SEC of Zambia launched the Regulatory Sandbox. A Sandbox is essentially a “safe environment” in which the testing of capital market innovations can be facilitated under a set of conditions and limitations designed to protect investors. The sandbox, therefore, provides a […]

EconomyNovember 22, 2021

Daily FiZ – Monday 22/11
Story of the Day: First Quantum Minerals Ltd. (“First Quantum” or the “Company”) today announced that the Board of Directors will appoint Tristan Pascall, currently the Company’s Chief Operating Officer (COO), to the role of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Read more  Local Business and Finance Sponsored By Liquid Intelligent Technologies Vice President Mutale Nalumango sa