Zambia: Latest News
Makula Dunbar, 12:59 pm
The public chorus to eliminate extreme poverty by 2030 now includes U.S. President Barack Obama, World Bank President Jim Yong Kim and Bono. The backdrop is extremely promising since the developing world has already cut the share of people living in absolute poverty.
Makula Dunbar, 4:52 pm
The World Bank has given the Zambian Government about US$35 million for a pilot resilient climate change project in Western Province.
Dana Sanchez, 2:01 pm
Three African countries made the top 10 list of most friendly to tourists. The majority of the African countries made the top half of the global rankings in this category.
Makula Dunbar, 3:15 pm
Ireland has pledged more than KR8,900,000 towards the joint programme between the Zambian Government and the United Nations (UN) on gender-based violence (GBV) which will be provided over a four-year period.
Dana Sanchez, 9:42 pm
Xenophobic tendencies displayed by Zimbabweans and South Africans are an obstacle to trade and economic integration, an analyst says.
Makula Dunbar, 2:33 pm
Search giant Google is intending to build huge wireless networks across Africa and Asia, using high-altitude balloons and blimps.
Makula Dunbar, 1:09 pm
President Michael Sata has opposed a new tax proposal by the African Union (AU) which seeks member States to contribute more from tourism earnings in form of ticket and hotel charges.
Makula Dunbar, 12:48 pm
Official data in Brazil show that its trade with Africa has increased fivefold in the past decade. The debt announcement was made during the third visit in three months to Africa by Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff, who attended the summit in Ethiopia to celebrate the fiftieth anniversary of the African Union.
Dana Sanchez, 8:43 pm
Despite soil’s importance, most people in Africa lack knowledge about soil partly because information tends to be in publications read only by scientists.
Dana Sanchez, 3:48 pm
China came to Africa through an invitation and African governments engage with China out of choice, not force, a Harvard professor says.
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