PRESS STATEMENT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Pretoria – 6th November,2019
Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Major General Jackson Miti says the 2nd South African Investment Conference was a good platform to show case Zambia’s economic potential to investors.
Major General Miti said the investment conference provided a platform for exhange of information on how to improve and enhance economies among African countries.
He was speaking on the sidelines of the South African Investment conference officiated by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Johannesburg.
He mentioned that Zambia was making strides in improving her economy by attracting investments in various sectors.
Major General Miti noted that various South African companies and business entities have invested in the Zambian economy.
Zambia was among several African countries and business executives that took part in the 2nd South African investment conference.
The conference, which was officially opened by President Cyril Ramaphosa, allowed Heads of Mission accredited to that country to share information on existing investment opportunities in respective countries.
Over one thousand investors and business executives from across the globe attended the conference.
Among issues discussed were the fourth Industrial revolution in Africa as well as growth and funding of small and emerging businesses Others included innovators and entrepreneurs growing, and scaling- up small and medium businesses.
Mrs Naomi Nyawali
First Secretary Press and Public Relations
Zambia High Commission Pretoria South Africa