Zambia to diversify away from mining
Published: Wednesday, 16 December 2015
Falling copper prices and a continuing power crunch are forcing the African country to look for economic opportunities in other sectors and place less of a focus on its mining activities.
Zambia is planning to diversify away from
a mining-heavy economic base in order to grow its economy,
according to the country’s president of the
Chamber of Mines, who said that diversification could be
Speaking at a Zambian conference on mining, Nathan Chishimba
said that "Zambia should not be relying...