Communications and Transport Minister, Dora Siliya, has reiterated government’s determination to improve the aviation industry in the country.
Ms. Siliya says government will continue to rehabilitate facilities at the country’s airports to ensure they meet international standards.
She says the move will also help to promote tourism in the country as more tourists will be able to visit various attractions in the country.
The minister was speaking in Lusaka at a cocktail organised by Kenya Airways.
And Kenya Airways Chief Executive Officer, Titus Naikuni, said the airline is willing to partner with authorities in Zambia in the promotion of tourism.
The Zambian government has indicated that efforts are underway to re-introduce a national airline.