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The unit is a component of the cultural development section whose strategic focus is the advancement of the economic potential of creative industries to contribute job. Books and publishing department of sports, arts and culture. The book publishing industries of many commonwealth countries are mostly dichotomies of local and foreign names. Detailed info on book publishers companies in zambia, including financial statements, sales and marketing contacts, top competitors, and firmographic insights. Bookworld publishers, zambia bulozi under the luyana kings by mutumba mainga bookworld publishers, zambia education in zambia by brendan carmody bookworld publishers, zambia a house in zambia edited by robin palmer bookworld publishers, zambia into exile and back by simon. Make plans today to attend content marketing world, sept. Mk book house plot 1187, kibuyenajjanankumbi, kampala entebbe highway p. National legal framwork on financial crimes in zambia. Amazon rewrites book industry by marching into publishing.
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