Regional bank rates steady amid South Africa rate cut
After the move by the South African Reserve Bank to cut its benchmark repo rate by 25 bps to 6.5 percent on 18 July 2019, most regional countries have not yet reacted to the region’s economic leader’s move. ...Read More
Monopolies are choking economy – Ramaphosa
Johannesburg - says white people's monopoly over important sectors of the economy was hampering the country's economic growth. ...Read More
What is really happening in SADC?
By Jeff Kapembwa Lusaka - Zambia needs to diversify its economy away from traditional mining and harness its untapped natural resources to promote sustainable growth and fight poverty amid alarming debt distress levels, the World Bank has advised. ...Read More
US$9m for Zambia hotel
A loan of US$9 million towards the financing of a major hotel is set to meet the growing demand for business infrastructure, create jobs for youth and opportunities for services and goods providers in Zambia. ...Read More