News Blast

News Blast

AmCham News Blast


Local News
AU honours KK with special award. Read more.
EL decorates gallant Zambians. Read more.

Economy and Business News
Zambian inflation jumps to 18-year high on meat and fish prices. Read more.
Lafarge disposes 14% shareholding in Mbeya Cement. Read more.
Zambia’s high debt and huge domestic arrears are key obstacles to deal – IMF. Read more.
RDA nets K107mat Kazungula bridge. Read more. 
Lafarge, DEC reinforce integrity ties. Read more.
Zambia lifts foreign exchange limits to counter parallel market. Read more.

Mining News
Copper price rise gives Zambians hope. Read more. 
Central Copper Resources completes pre-IPO fundraise, acquisition of Armada. Read more.

African News
Nearly 4.8 million confirmed cases of Covid 19 across the continent. Read more.

International News
Germany agrees to pay Namibia €1.1 bn over historical Herero-Nama Genocide. Read more.
Macron acknowledges France’s ‘Terrible Responsibility’ for Rwandan Genocide. Read more.

Good Reads
WHO supports people quitting tobacco to reduce their risk of severe Covid 19. Read more.

Zambia Covid-19 Statistical Update

Covid-19 update in Zambia as of 27th May 2021