ZAMBIE | ZAMBIA

02-Sep-2022 to 04:56

IMF approves $1.3b financial assistance package for Zambia

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved a US$1.3 billion financial assistance programme for Zambia, the Bretton Wood institution announced on Thursday.

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24-Aug-2022 to 05:55

Zambia, Qatar sign air transport pact

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia and Qatar have signed an agreement that will see Qatar Airways increasing the frequency of direct flights between Doha and Lusaka.

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11-Aug-2022 to 09:51

Zambia, China commission memorial park for TAZARA construction workers

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia and China have commissioned a memorial park to honour Chinese nationals who died during the construction of the Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) railway line in the 1970s.

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15-Jul-2022 to 08:43

Zambian leader honours Obasanjo, Sirleaf and Koroma

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — President Hakainde Hichilema has conferred the former presidents of Nigeria, Liberia and Sierra Leone with Zambia highest civilian honour for their “contribution to the growth of democracy” in Africa.

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14-Jul-2022 to 09:24

Zambia: 12 leaders to attend AU coordination summit

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Some 12 heads of state and government has confirmed participation at next week’s 4th African Union (AU) Mid-Year Coordination Meeting to be hosted by Zambia, Foreign Minister Stanley Kakubo said late Wednesday.

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12-Jul-2022 to 09:33

Magnitude 4.6 earthquake hits Zambia

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — A magnitude 4.6 earthquake hit northwestern Zambia on Tuesday, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS).

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07-Jul-2022 to 05:55

Italian president on three-day official visit to Zambia

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Italian President Sergio Mattarella on Wednesday began a three-day official visit to Zambia as part of a tour of southern Africa that has so far seen him visit Mozambique.

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