President Levy Mwanawasa is expected in Livingstone in Southern Province over the weekend to officially open and attend the Fifth Zambia International Business Advisory Council (ZIBAC) Conference.
According to a programme released by the Provincial administration in Livingstone
today and availed to ZANIS, Mr Mwanawasa is expected to arrive in Livingstone at 16
hours on Sunday and he will be met on arrival by Southern Province minister Joseph
Mulyata, MMD Provincial Chairperson Danniel Munkombwe and senior Government
Mr Mwanawasa is expected to officially open the ZIBAC conference on Monday, July 23.
The conference will deliberate on cross cutting issues including the status of the
Energy sector, telecommunications and world trends on the liberalisation of the International Gateway.
Other sectors that would be looked at include tourism, the status of implementation
of the Citizens Economic Empowernment Initiative, mining, commerce and the status of
Mr Mwanawasa will attend the conference until Tuesday when he will officially close it.