On August 28, 2016, the 'Agreement between the Government of Japan and the Government of the Republic of Kenya for the Promotion and Protection of Investment' was signed...
Japan will pour $30 billion (27 billion euros) in investment in Africa by 2018, including $10 billion in infrastructure development...
The UN has urged African nations to close a gender gap that is costing an estimated $95 billion (84 billion euros) a year in lost economic potential...
Africa could become the new China, and may serve as a classic staging ground for new technologies, i.e., mobile communications and mobile payment platforms...
The book, 'Innovation Africa: Emerging Hubs of Excellence' has been described as "offering a refreshing alternative" to the "African Rising" narrative...
Lusaka: Zambia on Saturday, 27 September 2008 joined the rest of the world in celebrating World Tourism Day.
29 Sep 2008
Zambian Airways has announced that from 1 June it will run daily return flights on the Johannesburg-Livingstone route. Its initial flights from OR Tambo Airport to Zambia's tourism hub operated four times a week.
30 May 2008
International investors are toasting Zambia's fast-growing economy, but economists and social rights activists point out that it is yet to make a serious dent in poverty.
28 Feb 2008
Zambia's mines are coming under increasing and sustained criticism for repeatedly polluting drinking water sources in the Copperbelt mining region, the country's economic heartland.
9 Jan 2008
The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) says regional trade and the movement of people are expected to improve once the One Stop Border Post (OSBP) is brought into effect.
18 Jun 2007
The inaugural general meeting of the Marketing Association IGM is currently being broadcast live by 1485 Radio Today on 1485 AM to the greater Johannesburg area; DStv audio channel 70 nationally throughout South Africa, and to the eight English speaking countries of southern Africa, including Zambia South, by Internet streaming on www.1485.org.za. The event will also be housed as a podcast for worldwide listening after the event via the same website. The internet broadcast will allow you to forward nominations for the Board of Directors, vote via email and pose questions to the interim Board of Directors during the panel discussion. The IGM began at 2pm and will finish at 5pm.
5 Mar 2007