6.12.2018- Meeting with Zambia Public Procurement Authority (ZPPA)
On Thursday December 6th 2018, the EUZBC hosted an open discussion with ZPPA on issues pertaining to Public procurement in the country. The objectives of this meeting were to enhance knowledge of the EUZBC on processes and management of public procurement as well as to provide recommendations to the Government of Zambia for the overall improvement of the procurement process.
26.06.2018 – Meeting with the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA)
The European Union Zambia Business Club (EUZBC) met with the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) to discuss taxation issues of interest to the members, particularly the implementation of the Electronic Fiscal Devices (EFDs) and the Withholding Value Added Tax (WVAT).
The panel was graced by Commissioner Domestic Taxes, Mr. Moses Shuko and Ms Jyoti Mistry, Director Tax Services at PriceWaterhouseCoopers (PwC).
06.02.2018 – Board Elections and Presentation of the European External Investment Plan
On Thursday, 8th of February, the EU-Zambia Business Club elected its first formal Board. The Board is made up of experienced EU and Zambian CEOs:
- Henk Mulder – ZANACO CEO and EUZBC President
- Elaine Henning – Moore Stephens Head of Office and EUZBC Vice-President
- Mark Lüring – Drake & Gorham Managing Director and EUZBC Vice-President
- Nasir Ali – Partner PwC and EUZBC Treasurer
- Myanda Mulambo – Event Solutions CEO and EUZBC Assistant Treasurer
- Eston Sakala – Evolution Logistics Managing Director and EUZBC Assistant Secretary
07.06.2017 - Breakfast meeting on the topic of Skills Development
The event was graced by the presence of the Professor Nkandu Luo, Minister of Higher Education.
Welcome remarks – H.E. Alessandro Mariani, Ambassador of the European Union to the Republic of Zambia and COMESA
Key note speech – Hon. Nkandu Luo, Minister of Higher Education
Panel discussion and Q&A on the role of the private sector in skills development
09.02.2017 - The EU-Zambia Business Club meets EU Director for Sustainable Growth and Development
Taking advantage of the presence in Zambia of the EU Director for Sustainable Growth and Development at the Directorate General for International Cooperation and Development (Brussels), Mr. Roberto Ridolfi, the Club organised a meeting with him.
13.12.2016 - The EU-Zambia Business Club celebrates the 1st year of its establishment
The purpose of the second (and end of the year) meeting of the EU-Zambia Business Club was twofold: the first part focussed on the arts and culture sector of the economy, whilst the second one took stock of the achievements of the Club and looked forward to the upcoming year.
27.10.2016 - The EU-Zambia Business Club discusses Zambia's Economic Priorities with Government Ministers
Fruitful exchanges were held today between the members of the EU-Zambia Business Club and the Minister of Finance, Hon. Felix Mutati, Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Hon. Margret Mwanakatwe and Minister of National Development and Planning, Hon. Lucky Mulusa, on the Government's economic priorities for the following five years.
08.06.2016 - The EU and Zambia strengthen business ties through the creation of the EU-Zambia Business Club
The European Union (EU and its Member States) launched today the EU-Zambia Business Club, which aims at increasing business opportunities between the European and Zambian economies and at becoming a reference point for EU companies wanting to invest in Zambia.