GOVERNMENT says the country’s economic outlook for the medium term is expected to remain positive, with economic growth averaging 4.2 percent. And Secretary to the Treasury Felix Nkulukusa says government will ensure that public expenditure is transparent, accountable and achieves the desired results over the 2023–2025 medium term. Meanwhile, government has released the 2023-2025 Medium Term Budget Plan (MTBP) or Green Paper, which provides a platform for government to consult with stakeholders on the intended course of action with regard to Zambia’s development agenda in the next three years. In a statement, Saturday, Nkulukusa said the expected key drivers of Zambia’s economic growth included agriculture, mining, construction, among others. “The economic outlook for the medium term is expected to remain…...

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