News Blast

News Blast

6th April, 2021

AmCham News Blast


Local News
Roundup: Fuel tankers start rolling in Zambia to ease shortages. Read more.

Economy and Business News
AfCFTA national strategy to benefit non-traditional products. Read more.
CCPC fines Lafarge, Mpande for price fixing. Read more.
Personal loans increased in last quarter of 2020 to meet school fees – BoZ survey. Read more. 
Rebasing GDP vital to reflect size of economy. Read more.

Mining News
KCM abrogating Electricity Act by refusing to pay us – CEC. Read more.

African News
Africa needs $12 bn for vaccines to support Covid-19 transmission – World Bank. Read more.

International News
Brazilian bank offers support to SADC imports and exports. Read more.

Good Reads
Innovative methods to monitor development programs during COVID-19: An application to Zambia. Read more.

Zambia Covid-19 Statistical Update

Covid-19 update in Zambia as of 5th April 2021.