State game to implement business-friendly policies


GOVERNMENT will continue implementing business-friendly policies to ensure Zambia remains a priority investment destination for foreign investors.
Minister of Local Government Vincent Mwale said Government will continue to provide an enabling environment through implementation of economically viable policies to attract more foreign direct investment into the country.
He was speaking during the ground-breaking ceremony for the construction of a new office complex for Standard Chartered Bank in Lusaka.
“Standard Chartered was the first bank in Zambia, and it has been with us in good and bad times. We have never heard that it wants to pull out. We are also happy that the bank contributed 15 percent counterpart funding towards the