Zambia Risks Overstretching Debt as $4.5 Billion of Sales on Tap

Zambia Risks Overstretching Debt as $4.5 Billion of Sales on Tap

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Vendors trade outside shops in Lusaka, Zambia. Zambia’s economy will probably expand 8.1 percent this year, from an estimated 7.3 percent in 2012, and 7.6 percent in 2014, boosted by mining and agriculture.