Zambia has banned the hunting wild cats because it sees more value in game viewing tourism than blood sport, said the country's tourism minister.
Zambia's central bank has decided to introduce a benchmark interest rate from the beginning of April to replace its money-supply targeting.
Zambian opposition leader Michael Sata was declared the winner of Zambia's presidential election early on Friday.
Zambians voted on Tuesday in a closely contested election between incumbent Rupiah Banda and opposition leader Michael Sata.
Zambia's central bank has appointed South Africa's FirstRand to run a key commercial bank facing collapse due to poor management.
Zambia is likely to register economic growth exceeding 7% in 2010, spurred by a resurgence in mining and a boom in construction and agriculture.
Zambia faces a power shortage and electricity rationing by the end of next year, an industry official said on Monday.