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Zambia sees rise in cybercrimes – ZICTA

Zambia saw an increase in the number of cybercrime recorded last year, signifying increased adoption of mobile and internet services, the country's information and...
Timber industry

Expert urges Zambia to ensure transparency in trading of popular timber species

A Zambian local think-tank expert said on Tuesday more transparency needed in the trading of Mukula, one of popular timber species, in order to...
Accra floods

Floods displace about 700 families in Zambia

About 700 families had so far been displaced from their homes by flash floods caused by heavy rains in many districts of Zambia, the...
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Chinese firm building new police station in Zambian town

China Jiangxi International Economic and Technical Cooperation Co.,Ltd., a Chinese construction company is constructing a police station in Zambia's Chongwe district. Juvenalis...
Nigerian traders

Zambia seeks increased trade ties with UK

The Zambian government is keen to see increased trade and investment ties with the United Kingdom (UK), a senior government official said on Monday. ...
European Union

Zambia, EU commit to build strong ties

Zambia and the European Union (EU) on Friday expressed commitment to build strong ties in various areas of mutual interest. Munalula Nkandu,...

South African firms to invest US$278 million in Zambia

About 278 million U.S. dollars was expected to be invested in Zambia by South African firms this year, a Zambian official said on Friday. ...

Zambian youths urged to be innovative

Zambian youths should emulate their Chinese counterparts to become young employers through entrepreneurship and innovation, a government official said on Wednesday. Mary...
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Zambia needs to strengthen cultural exchanges with China

Zambia has been urged to strengthen cultural exchange of youth with China to enable people to learn the Chinese working culture, a youth leader...

Indian firm to set up seed producing plant in Zambia

One of India's biggest seed companies, Vibha Seeds Group, has decided to invest in a seed producing plant in Zambia's Luapula province, a Zambian...

Chinese business association hailed for classroom construction

The Zambia Chinese Association (ZCA) has been commended for its support towards the construction of three classroom blocks in Zambia's Chingola district, saying it...

Turkish firm mulls developing solar plant in Zambia

A Turkish firm is in talks with the Zambia government with a possibility of developing and investing in a 50 megawatts on-grid solar plant. ...
World Food Programme (WFP)

Italy gives WFP US$600k for humanitarian assistance in Zambia

The Italian government has given the World Food Program (WFP) about 600,000 U.S. dollars aimed at providing food assistance to people affected by hunger...

Chinese firms urged to invest in pineapple processing in Zambia

Chinese enterprises have been urged to consider partnering with pineapple farmers to establish a pineapple processing plant in Zambia's North-Western province for value addition...

Chinese firm completes road works in Zambia

A Chinese enterprise Avic International has completed construction of about 40-km stretch of the road network in Zambia's Chingola district on the Copperbelt province...
Workplace Sexual Abuse

Women movement in Zambia rue continued sexual harassment of girls

The women movement in Zambia on Wednesday expressed concern that cases of defilement of a girl child have continued unabated despite efforts the curb...
Road authority

Zambian civic leaders hail China’s AVIC for construction of roads

The construction of township roads in Zambia's Chongwe district in Lusaka Province by Chinese company on Thursday received accolade from local government officials on...

Chinese investment vital in enhancing Zambia’s investment portfolio

Embracing of Chinese investment in Zambia will enhance the investment portfolio in Zambia and cement the bilateral cooperation between the two countries, a civic...

Chinese association donates tricycles to disabled people in Zambia

The Zambia-Chinese Association (ZCA) on Thursday donated and handed over 22 tricycles to the disabled people in Luanshya district on Copperbelt province. ...
Projecting The Future

Zambia’s ties with China to enhance innovation

China and Zambia's bilateral relations will benefit Zambia in terms of technology and innovation for increased development, former Chingola District Commissioner George Sichula said...
From 2015 to now, a total of 114 students from Pakistan, an important country along the Belt and Road, have come to Hebei Engineering University for studies. To know more and better Chinese culture, they practice in spare time Tai Chi, table tennis, Chinese chess and calligraphy together with their Chinese classmates. In the picture, Chinese and Pakistan students are showing their calligraphy work Good friends along the Belt and Road. Photo by Shi Ziqiang from People’s Daily

Zambians calls for Mandarin schools

The flow of Chinese investments in Zambia calls for the establishment of mandarin schools for Zambians to learn the Asian language to ease communication...

Chinese firm brings smile on Zambian families

Joan Mulenga 67, is a mother of five children and 11 grandchildren. She starts her day early in the morning by preparing...
coffee beans

Zambia mulls marketing dormant coffee plantation to Chinese investors

The Zambian government was considering marketing of the dormant coffee plantation to foreign investors that includes Chinese to help revive the coffee growing in...
United Nations

UN commends Zambia on improved human development ranking

The United Nations (UN) on Thursday commended Zambia for making good strides in the 2019 Human Development Index (HDI) ranking. The UN...

Zambia honey farmers seek Chinese partnership

Honey farmers in northwestern Zambia said Wednesday that they were ready to partner with Chinese bee farmers and to start exports to China. ...

Chinese firm hailed for rehabilitation of health facility in Zambian town

A Chinese firm, Non-Ferrous Corporation Africa (NFCA) has funded the construction and rehabilitation of a health project in Zambia's Kalulushi town on the Copperbelt...
Street Children

Over 800,000 vulnerable children in Zambia to benefit from donor-supported program

Over 800, 000 vulnerable children are scheduled to have their lives uplifted under a new program to be implemented by an international agency, an...
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Zambia needs to expand exchange with China to spur economic development

The Zambian government should seek more exchange programs with China to boost the country's economic development, a business expert said on Wednesday. ...

Zambia to host regional entrepreneurship conference

Zambia's investment agency said on Tuesday that it will host a regional Men's Entrepreneurship Conference where business experiences will be shared. The...

One miner dies, 2 others injured as rocks fall at coal mine in Zambia

At least one miner died while two others were injured after heavy rocks fell on them at a coal mine in southern Zambia's Sinazongwe...