Minister of Transport and Communications Mutotwe Kafwaya says the relaunch of Zambia airways will enhance tourism, Trade and business opportunities for the country.

Mr. Kafwaya said that government has recognized the significant role that the airlines will have on the economy adding that it will transform the economic activities of the nation.

Speaking when the Civil certification Authority officially handled over the operational license to Zambia airways in Lusaka today, Mr. Kafwaya said that the operationalization of the national carrier is closer adding that it will also create jobs.

He said that the relaunch of the airline will also stimulate the much needed investment from the global community.