Sunday, February 25, 2018
Mwanakatwe's appointment hasn't sat well with some economic experts Chibamba Kanyama says the appointment of Margaret Mwanakatwe as new Finance Minister has not settled well with the international community, as she is not well known to economic watchers, despite being...
CREDIT SPREADS on Zambia’s dollar bonds widened by about 1% over the last three days following a series of events ranging from a Finance Ministry reshuffle to IMF rejecting Zambia’s most recent borrowing plans. The Southern Africa nation announced...
By Alexander Nkosi Mr. Hakainde Hichilema is a success story, a perfect example every Zambian child should follow to succeed. He gives hope to all the poor children in remote areas of the country that you do not have to...
The Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has given an opportunity to all landlords and tenants that are not registered and are not paying withholding tax on rental income, to register before 1st March, 2018. Speaking Section 45 of the Income Tax...
  The Road Transport and Safety Agency(RTSA) has refused to renew the bus license for one innovative company FM Travellers Below is a letter; Dear Admin I'm writing to you regarding the chaos going on with the transport firm -FM Travelers, the...
By Hjoe Moono My colleague, the brilliant Brian Mulenga ( - Oh yes, very brilliant in all respects by any standard up high!) has written a post on his Facebook page where he laments whether we are serious about development or...
  Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) would like to express its grave concern with the behaviour of some banks in the country which are bent at exploiting their clients through outrageous bank charges. These financial institutions are reaping where they...
By Kalima Nkonde There has been so much debate about the merits and demerits of re-establishing the national airlines since the PF came into power in 2011.The majority of arguments supporting the national airline, have been sentimental, very superficial, uninformed...
Picture this muntu wandi: you want to travel to kabwe, kapiri, ndola kitwe chingola or upwards. You drop at kamwala or in Lima tower, you even buy some mineral water and crisps... You can’t wait to reach kopala-belt and see...

BANKS ARE RIPING US OFF

By Lubinda Habaazoka I have a problem with our current banking system. We are being forced by the central bank to be robbed by banks. For example, people pay K160 per month for premier banking with a certain bank. Then this bank...