Category: Press Statements

CTPD’S EXPECTATIONS ON THE UPCOMING BANK OF ZAMBIA MPC DECISION ANNOUNCEMENT

As the Bank of Zambia (BoZ) Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) sets to announce its monetary policy decision on Wednesday 19th May, 2021, the Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) expects the committee to maintain the Monetary Policy Rate (MPR) at 8.50 percent in order to give more time for the upward adjustment that was…
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PRESS ANNOUNCEMENT – ELECTION NOTE 2021

With the dissolution of parliament today, calls and voices of appeal will soon be apparent, where politicians will be asking for mandates from the electorates. The Zambian and international airwaves will be filled with a frenzy of political messages. For some politicians, it will be their first mandate, while others will be seeking to be…
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