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About a visit of the delegation from the Rostov region

The delegation from the Rostov region, headed by the former Senator, Chairman of the Union of Employers of the region and Director General of "Kamenskvolokno" JSC V. Lakunin, visited Zambia. During the visit, the group met with Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Livestock and Fisheries B. Mwenya, Minister of Southern Province E. Hamukale, Head of Lusaka Province B. Lusambo and Permanent Secretary of Copperbelt B. Nundwe. The delegation also held talks with Vice Chancellor of Copperbelt University N. Ngoma. The focus was on the discussion of industrial and educational partnership, the export of Russian education, building up investment potential and increasing trade between the constituent entities of Russia and the Republic of Zambia.  

Besides, Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Zambia A.V. Boldyrev took part in a video conference of universities and enterprises of the Rostov region, at which the agricultural and industrial potential of the south of Russia was demonstrated to the Zambian side. Specialists of the Don State Technical University presented the possibilities of the university to provide the opportunity for the students from Zambia to receive education. Several companies of the region, such as JSC "Kamenskvolokno" and LLC "Agrarum-tekhnika", spoke about the products of their enterprises and about the possibilities and benefits of their use in Zambia. Zambia was represented at the event by Ambassador of Zambia to Russia Sh.Luvita.