Author: Matthews Lungu

2020 National Budget Analysis Report Draft

Growth of the Zambian Economy has slowly been declining over the years. This year, the growth rate is focused to close at only 2 percent. This is a significant drop compared to the average growth rates of 6 percent that were observed between 2010 and 2015 and will be one of the lowest growth rates…
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Quarterly Review Meeting

CTPD and ZTP end of quarter one of 2021 review meeting held today at the Grand Palace Hotel.

2021 Illicit Financial Flows Conference was organised by CTPD with support from AFRODAD.

Theme: Illicit Financial Flows and Debt in Africa within COVID-19 Pandemic.

SHARPENING YOUTH SKILLS IS IMPERATIVE FOR SUSTAINABLE PARTNERSHIPS

For Immediate Press Release I 12th March 2021 The Zambia Tax Platform (ZTP) would like to join the rest of the country to commemorate this year’s youth day under the theme Enhancing National Development through sustainable youth partnerships. Youths are recognized world over for their efforts and vital role that they play towards national development.…
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ZTP ENGAGEMENT MEETING FOCUSING ON ENHANCING ZAMBIA’S RESOURCE MOBILIZATION

The Zambia Tax Platform brought together members from the civil society, government and private sector to dialogue on the concept of domestic resource mobilization in Zambia and opportunities that exist for increasing revenues and investment.During the meeting, it was noted that the macro-economic environment in Zambia currently poses challenges for economic prosperity.Inflation is on the…
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IMPROVING ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES FOR WOMEN WILL ENHANCE COMPETITION

For Immediate Press Release I 8th March 2021 The Zambia Tax Platform (ZTP) recognizes the commemoration of the International Women`s Day with high importance. ZTP identifies women as key actors towards the achievement of sustainable development. The realization of women’s human rights and the empowerment of all women and young ladies alike is fundamental to…
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The 2020 National Budget’s Measures not Enough to Guarantee Adequate Liquidity in the Market

For Immediate Press Release I 14th October 2019 The Zambia Tax Platform is concerned with the measures set out in the 2020 national budget aimed at stimulating the domestic economy. It is evident that the private sector in the country has continued to struggle despite being recognized as the engine of growth. Government arrears of…
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