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60% of ZNBC now owned by China.

A Zambian High Court has ruled in favour of satellite pay television company MultiChoice Zambia over the joint venture between the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) and Chinese digital television service provider TopStar Communications.
The joint venture, entered into by the two companies earlier this year, means TopStar owns 60% shares in ZNBC and empowers the company to collect all ZNBC advertising and tower rental revenue for the next 25 years.
TopStar owns 60% shares in ZNBC and empowers the company to collect all ZNBC advertising and tower rental revenue for the next 25 years. The revenue collected will go towards the servicing of a US$273 million loan secured by the Zambian government from the Export-Import Bank of China for investment in the digital broadcasting networking and the building of provincial studios.
The alliance also paves the way for the rollout of TopStar-branded set-top boxes for digital television and has reportedly resulted in the prevention of over …

Zambian president fires finance minister

Zambia’s president has fired Finance Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe and appointed central bank deputy governor Bwalya Ng’andu to replace her, the president’s office said. 
The statement, issued on Sunday night, gave no reasons for President Edgar Lungu’s decision and there were no immediate comments from Mwanakatwe, who only took up the post last year, or from Ng’andu.
Ng’andu will take over the management of an economy the International Monetary Fund has repeatedly warned is struggling with high debts and shrinking foreign exchange reserves.
External debt rose to $10.05 billion at the end of 2018, compared with $8.74 billion a year earlier. Zambia is trying to shrink a fiscal deficit that amounted to 7.5% of gross domestic product last year.
The government also faces tensions with miners who say taxes it has imposed will stymie investment and hit output in Africa’s second-largest copper producer.
Ng’andu has previously served as managing director of the Development Bank of Zambia, managing …

Zambian Biz - Adastra fruit juice processors (mango juice makers)

Adastra fruit juice processors (mango juice makers). They are based in Mongu and can be contacted via +260977490565. 

Zambian Biz - Nammie’s yummies

Today we share with you another Zambian Biz. If you like this kind of content then make sure to follow us on  Twitter via @topzedbrands and share this post. 
Nammies YUMMIE'S
If you love Cupcakes then you need to get in touch with this Zambian Startup. Nammie's Yummies is open 8am- 5pm on weekdays. DM or WhatsApp 0962560118 for orders. (texts preferred over calls). Please order 3 days in advance to avoid any sad faces.









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Zambian Biz - Mangishi Doll

Zambian Fashion house powerhouse owner Kapasa Musonda, CEO of Mangishi Doll, has been listed as one of the 2019 Forbes Africa 30 under 30. Mangishi Doll is a fashion brand she started in 2012.





Mangishi Doll was famously in the news in February 2018 for dressing the world-renowned Holywood actor Angela Bassett. 


Zambian Biz - Rose Gold

Makers of "Bespoke Signature Copper-based products produced by local Zambian craftsman."






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Zambian Biz - Ulimusuma Hair Services

Manufactures of:-

1. Satin bonnets and 
2. Satin pillowcases and 





And stockists of various hair products. 

They are an online store based in Lusaka. Who delivers for K30 within Lusaka (CBD) and K50 Country Wide. 

You can call to order from them via 0972128172 or reach us on Instagram or Facebook - Ulimusuma Hair Services.

They retail and wholesale as well.




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