ZAMBIA’S 2019 BUDGET HIGHLIGHTS

On the 28th September, 2018, Zambia’s Minister of Finance, Honourable Margaret D. Mwanakatwe, MP, presented the country’s 2019 budget to the National Assembly. The budget for the period 1st January to 31st December, 2019, under the theme “Delivering Fiscal Consolidation for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth, totalled K86.6 billion (USD 8.57 billion, at ZMW 10.10/USD, Bank…