TransUnion, a global credit and information management organisation, has acquired majority shareholding in CRB Holdings Limited, signifying its bold expansion steps into Africa.
By Gregory Gondwe 28 Oct 2011 11:19
A billion Africans and 50 million bank accounts. In South Africa, credit cards are used by only 16.5% of the population (2008). No African country comes close to 1% of total retail spend spent online - the magic figure which constitutes the tipping point for digital retail growth. No wonder, then, that the ecommerce market in Africa hasn't bloomed.
By Herman Manson 12 May 2011 18:55
Although Zambia is experiencing more investments in its mining sector, government is planning to establish multi-facility economic zones (MFEZ) across the country and improve its petroleum sector.
By Gregory Gondwe 15 Sep 2008 09:36
Zambia's Finance and National Planning Minister, Ng'andu Magande has down-played fears that the death of the country's President Levy Mwanawasa could derail the country's economic prosperity.
By Gregory Gondwe 1 Sep 2008 12:10
A 60-member strong team, drawn from various sectors of economy in Zambia, were last Friday, gathered at Solwezi Provincial city to see how best they can explore trade and investment opportunities in the country.
By Gregory Gondwe 1 Sep 2008 11:38
British Petroleum (BP) Zambia Limited, which was barred from collecting fuel from its Ndola terminal due to a K26bn debt, has started operations after offsetting the debt.
By Gregory Gondwe 21 Aug 2008 12:24
Zambia, which is endowed with substantial mineral resources, is to open Africa's largest copper mine in December this year.
By Gregory Gondwe 21 Aug 2008 11:53
Zambia's new mining fiscal regime, which came into effect on April 1 this year, is said to have bolstered the country's revenue.
By Gregory Gondwe 15 Aug 2008 10:36
Zambia's Energy Regulation Board (ERB) announced in a statement released in Lusaka lats week that it has increased prices of all petroleum products.
By Gregory Gondwe 12 Aug 2008 09:54
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