CHOMBA MUSIKA, Mansa
HASS Petroleum Limited, a regional oil marketing company with significant presence in east Africa and the Great Lakes Region, has pledged to donate US$10,000 towards the hosting of the Luapula Expo which will be held in July this year.
Company representative Gilbert Chishimba made the pledge recently to the Luapula Expo organising committee.
Pastor Chishimba said his company wants to be part of the successful hosting of the inaugural expo which will be held under the theme “Linking Investors to Luapula Province to unlock the Economic Potential”.
And Luapula Province Minister Nickson Chilangwa thanked the company for supporting the event which will be held from July 26 to 31, in Luapula.
“It is gratifying that Hass Petroleum is willing to contribute to the success of the event considering that it did not hesitate to support the event,” Mr Chilangwa said.
Among the objectives of the expo is to trigger investment in the province by attracting local and international investors, and provide an avenue for investors and the residents of Luapula to gain greater access to information, and alternative economic potential options available.