KAZA Visas to attract tourists

      The Ministry of Finance has completed the process of printing Unified Visas for foreign visitors to Zambia and Zimbabwe, commonly known as KAZA Visas.   Commenting on the development in Lusaka, Minister of Finance Felix Mutati expressed confidence that the completion of the printing process and subsequent issuance of the KAZA Visa

Govt to create Water Authority

    Minister of Transport and Communication Brian Mushimba says government is looking at creating a water authority to attract investment in commercial water transport.   Mr. Mushimba adds that this will help create infrastructure that will support tourism and commercial water transportation in various parts of the country.   He says government has already taken

Table your challenges-LUNGU

    President Edgar Lungu has advised local investors in the tourism industry to make their challenges known to Government. The President said government is working at improving the business environment in the country.   President Lungu says the growth of a sustainable tourism industry can only be achieved when there are more local investors

Support govt’s efforts- Mukwita

    Zambia's Ambassador to Germany, Anthony Mukwita has appealed to business houses in the tourism industry in Zambia to support government efforts as it seeks to promote the country's tourism sector.   Ambassador Mukwita says there is need to support government efforts as Zambia prepares to participate at the March 2018 International Tourism

Southern Tourism Show open to all

    Newly elected Southern Tourism, Agriculture and Commercial Show Society President, James Mwanza, has called on tour operators in the country to use the show to market tourism.   Mr. Mwanza says the Southern Tourism, Agriculture and Commercials Show has potential to grow the domestic tourism, hence the need for all players to

Chiefdoms to have animal sanctuaries

    The Zambezi Trans-Frontier Conservation Area - TFCA - says plans are underway to create animal sanctuaries in chiefdoms.   TFCA Director, Andrew Nambota, says this is line with the establishment of an animal sanctuary from Chobe National Park, in Botswana to Kafue National Park  in Zambia.   Speaking recently in Mwandi district, during a

Kulamba Postponement False – Chief Chanje

  Chief Chanje of the Chewa people in Chipata district has dismissed rumors suggesting that the Kulamba Traditional Ceremony for 2017 has been postponed.   Speaking to Zanis in a telephone interview today, the traditional leader said this year's Kulamba Traditional Ceremony will take place on 26th August as scheduled.   He said preparations for

Zambia’s tourism marketed in Turkey

    The Zambian Mission in Turkey has started engaging municipalities in that country's tourism and historical region of Cappadocia to explore possibilities of twinning them with towns in Zambia's Northern Tourism Circuit.   The programme is aimed at enabling towns in Zambia's Northern Tourism Circuit and other areas with potential to unlock tourism