Category: Business


Cashiers, Shop Assistants and Allied Workers Union (CASAWU) says it rejects the dismissal of more than 30 employees who embarked on a protest two months ago, by

ZNBS increases unionised employees’ pay

By Staff Reporter The Zambia National Building Society (ZNBS) has awarded its unionised employees a salary increment of K1, 000 across the board for the financial year

Botswana Choppies fires 30 more employees for striking 

Choppies Group has dismissed 30 more employees, who embarked on a protest two months ago. Choppies Chief Executive Officer, Ramachandran Ottapathu said the employees' contracts were not

Botswana Choppies to fire 15 more over March workers’ strike – Tshikare

By Staff Reporter Botswana Commercial and General Workers Union has threatened to take the South African retail giant, Choppies, to task if it goes ahead with plans

Poor policies have killed Chingola’s mining economy, says clergyman

By Staff Reporter   A Chingola-based clergyman says poor policies and selfish people have killed the economy of the town accommodating the biggest copper mining operation in

Fiscal consolidation measures effects taking long due to raising public debt – BOZ

By Staff Reporter THE Bank of Zambia says while Zambia’s public debt is rising, fiscal consolidation measures are taking long to take effect. And the central bank’s

United Kingdom to extend US$100m loan to Zimbabwe firms.

In a major foreign policy shift, the United Kingdom (UK) is teaming up with Standard Chartered Bank to lend Zimbabwean companies US$100 million, the first direct commercial