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Zambia

 

The Republic of Zambia is a landlocked country in Southern Africa. The neighbouring countries are the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the north, Tanzania to the north-east, Malawi to the east, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, Botswana, and Namibia to the south, and Angola to the west. The capital city is Lusaka, located in the south-central part of the country. It is the first and still the only country in Africa that manufactures mobile phones.  Read More

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Chile loses allure for copper projects

Apr 09, 2013 - Financial Times

Barrick Gold hit by $900m pre-tax loss

Feb 15, 2013 - Financial Times

Food group denies tax avoidance in Zambia

Feb 11, 2013 - Financial Times

The Frontier Markets’ Resurgence

Sep 21, 2012 - Business Week

Barclays’ SA stake poised for expansion

Aug 22, 2012 - Financial Times

Barclays outlines African overhaul

Aug 21, 2012 - Financial Times

Zambia: Lets Unite to Stop Grain Theft

Feb 21, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Zambia: Emeralds Industry Needs Harnessing

Feb 14, 2012 - AllAfrica News

Articles About Zambia

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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MORE TOPICS: JAPAN, AUSTRALIA

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes AU

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MORE TOPICS: AUSTRALIA, ARIZONA, CRICKET

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By Reuters

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By IBTimes AU

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By IBTimes UK

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MORE TOPICS: NELSON MANDELA, JACOB ZUMA, SOUTH AFRICA, MALAWI

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By IBTimes UK

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By IBTimes UK

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By IBTimes UK

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