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16th COMESA Business FOrum

The 16th COMESA Business Forum is on

Regional Cooperation 07 Jun 2023

The 16th COMESA Business Forum is taking place at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka, Zambia today Wednesday 7 June 2023.

More than 1, 000 regional and international business operators, as well as high-level representatives from COMESA Member States are participating in the Business Forum.

Themed “Economic Integration for A Thriving COMESA Anchored on Green Investment, Value Addition and Tourism”, this business meet is being organised by the COMESA and the Government of Zambia, in collaboration with the COMESA Business Council (CBC).

Dialogue will feature a Presidential Round Table, where the Heads of State and Government discuss with private sector stakeholders on the measures to accelerate recovery of COMESA Member States from COVID-19, focusing on green investment, value addition and tourism.

The recommendations of the Business Forum will form part of the COMESA Business Declaration to be presented to the 22nd Summit of COMESA Heads of State and Government.



From left to right: Mr. Ka Lee Leung Tak Wan, Corporate & International Relations Manager (Africa), BIPO Service, Mr. James Chimwaza, Vice-President CBC, Mrs. Namita Jagarnath Hardowar, President, MCCI, Mr. Marday Venkatasamy, President, CBC and Mr. Teddy Soobramanien, CEO, CBC.