News & Announcements
U.S. Firm Seek To Set Up Energy Renewable Manufacturing Plant In Zambia
A U.S. San Francisco, California based company, RD Global, working with a Japanese company, Mera Group Corporation, plans to set up a manufacturing plant of energy renewable products in Zambia in an effort to mitigate the energy deficit in the region. Mera Group Corporation, Business Development Advisor Rune Gunnar Dige says Zambia has been chosen as a preferred choice of investment in the energy sector because of its geographical position among countries in the Southern African region.
|Thu, Jan 11, 2018
Agricultural Minister Robert Sichinga to address the Corporate Council on Africa on investment opportunities in the agricultural sector.
February 12, 2014 - Agricultural Minister Robert Sichinga, has arrived in the United States Capital Washington DC to court investors in the agricultural sector.
|Wed, Feb 12, 2014
Trade Delegation From Zambia Pays Courtesy Call On The Embassy
On 7th June, 2019, representatives from Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Zambia Revenue Authority, Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Customs Clearing Agents Associations, paid a courtesy call on His Excellency Dr. Ngosa Simbyakula, SC, and the Diplomatic Staff.
|Wed, Jun 12, 2019
10 of the best African safaris
The Lower Zambezi in Zambia has recently become far more popular with those that want a truly remote luxury safari, and don’t want to see another soul. Here you may bump into one game drive vehicle, but you probably won’t. You will experience some of the finest game viewing in Africa, and the camp is exceptionally luxurious but incredibly relaxed so you always feel at home. The Lower Zambezi is all about the experience so get out of the car and walk, canoe, boat and explore anyway you like.
|Fri, Mar 27, 2015
|Tue, Apr 7, 2015
Moonbows Light Up Victoria Falls
Whoever said “don’t go chasing waterfalls“ has never been to the Victoria Falls.
|Wed, Jun 29, 2016
A Zambian Student Joins Tell Em’ Team To Create A Social Media App
A Zambian student studying at Wiley College, in the U.S., has joined a team building a new mobile application for the iPhone - Android called Tell Em'. Michael Sakala, 25 together with Wiley College graduate Felix Ekwueme, 25 (founder), officially launched a new mobile application that aims to get users out in the world, sharing memorable experiences with family and friends.
|Tue, Oct 31, 2017
Haitian president calls for partnership between Zambia and Haiti
March 17, 2014 - Haitian President Mr. Michel Joseph Martelly has called on Zambia to partner with his country as the two countries share a common heritage and have a lot in common especially in so far as the agriculture and textile industries are concerned.
|Mon, Mar 17, 2014
U.S Government congratulates Zambia
U.S Secretary of State Michael Pompeo has congratulated the people of Zambia on the country's 54th independence anniversary. Mr Pompeo has also hailed the bilateral relations between the U.S and Zambia.
|Wed, Oct 24, 2018
President Hichilema Addresses the Global Leadership Council and the Rockefeller Foundation on Providing Electricity to Off-the-Grid Rural Areas
President Hakainde Hichilema on 21st September 2023 addressed (virtually) the Global Leadership Council and members of the Rockefeller Foundation gathered in New York on providing electricity to rural areas that are off the main grid.
|Mon, Oct 2, 2023
The African Diaspora Marketplace III Business Plan Competition Application Is Now Live!
The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and Western Union have launched the third round of the African Diaspora Marketplace business plan competition (ADM III). Successful ADM III applicants...
|Sun, Jan 11, 2015
President Trump Calls Calls for Deepening of Strong Friendship Between Zambia and the United States
Washington D.C., Friday, 10 April 2020 – US President Donald Trump has expressed his Government’s desire to deepen the “strong and abiding friendship” between Zambia and the United States of America.
|Fri, Apr 10, 2020
Minister of Community Development, Mother and Child Health, Hon. Emerine Kabanshi calls for integrated approach in managing child and maternal health in the global community
June 30, 2014 - Minister of Community Development, Mother and Child Health, Hon. Emerine Kabanshi has called for an integrated approach in managing maternal, new born and child health.
|Mon, Jun 30, 2014
His Royal Highness Paramount Chief Chitimukulu Kanyanta Manga II Visits Albuquerque, New Mexico
His Royal Highness Paramount Chief Chitimukulu Kanyanta Manga II visits Albuquerque, New Mexico where he met with various community leaders including leaders of New Mexico's indigenous peoples of the Pueblo Nation, the business community and NGOs.
|Wed, May 9, 2018
Notice No.13, Monday 4 April, 2022: USAID Grants Programs - DEVELOPMENT INNOVATION VENTURES (DIV)
The Mission wishes to draw your attention to the USAID Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) programme which is a USAID open innovation fund that invests in breakthrough solutions to some of the world’s toughest development challenges. DIV provides flexible grant funding to test new ideas, build evidence of what works, and solutions that could impact millions of lives at a fraction of the usual costs. The window for the annual USAID - DIV grant opened in November, 2021 and closes in October, 2022.
|Mon, Apr 4, 2022
USA toasts Zambia’s Golden Jubilee
US Secretary of State John Kerry has sent a message of congratulations to the President of Zambia H.E. Michael Chilufya Sata and the people of Zambia on the country’s 50th Independence anniversary.
|Fri, Oct 24, 2014
Friendly, Peaceful and Dignified People a Treasured International Brand Zambia Must Safeguard – Ambassador Kapambwe
Washington D.C., 9 January 2020 – Ambassador Lazarous Kapambwe has urged diplomats to safeguard Zambia’s long-standing brand as a peaceful, friendly and dignified nation, stressing that the internationally recognized national credentials were an asset that complemented many national development fronts and agendas.
|Wed, Jan 8, 2020
Will Smith In Livingstone Zambia
WILL Smith just bungee jumped Off the famous Victoria Falls Bridge, with a spectacular backdrop of the majestic Victoria Falls. #SuperbZambia
|Thu, Mar 9, 2017
|Thu, Mar 9, 2017
Government set to launch ENT Strategic Plan
WASHINGTON DC- SUNDAY July 16, 2017-First Lady Esther Lungu has announced that Government has developed an Ear Nose and Throat (ENT) Strategic Plan that feeds into the national health plan.
|Wed, Jul 19, 2017
US Proud to Stand with Zambia, Global Partnership in Geneva Consensus Declaration Ceremony
Washington D.C., Thursday, 22 October 2020 — The United States says it is proud to stand with Zambia and 31 other countries that have co-sponsored and signed up to the Geneva Consensus Declaration, a global initiative that Secretary of State Michael Pompeo said had thrust focus on better health for women, preservation of life, family and emphasized national sovereignty over legislation.
|Thu, Oct 22, 2020
Zambian U.S. Mission Collaborates With Zambians In Chicago To Market Its Tourism At The Chicago Travel and Adventure Show
The Zambian Mission in the U.S. over the weekend joined forces with Zambians in Chicago to market its tourism potential to Over 30,000 attendees comprising of tour operators, travel agents and potential tourists at the 2018 Chicago Travel and Adventure Show. And the Zambian Heritage Association of Chicago (ZHAC) has welcomed the move by the Zambian Embassy in Washington D.C to engage the Association in supplementing the Mission’s efforts in showcasing the country’s tourism profile in Chicago, the third largest city in the U.S. ZHAC President Blair Siajunza has also hailed newly appointed... Read more...
|Mon, Feb 12, 2018