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and international markets, contributes towards improvement of the investment climate through policy advocacy, increases citizen participation in the economy and creates sustainable job opportunities.


Functions, Products and Services


The BITC is a new organisation tailored to become an integrated Investment Promotion Authority (IPA) that will serve as a focal point for investment promotion, export development and nation branding. It is intended to enable improved service delivery as well as results in an organization that has a focused and encompassing mandate that will propel investment promotion and export development as key components of the economic diversification strategy. Read More..


Associate Membership


Norsad Finance

Norsad Finance was incorporated in November 2011, the Company has a history spanning over 20 years. It first started operating in 1990 as a multilateral agency based in Lusaka. The establishment of Norsad Agency followed an agreement between four Nordic countries (Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden) and 11 Southern African countries  (Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique, Namibia, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia and Zimbabwe) to establish an organisation that can contribute to the economic development and self-reliance of the participating SADC countries by extending foreign currency facilities for the operations of private sector enterprises in the region.


Functions, Products and Services

  • providing customised debt, mezzanine and on exceptional basis, equity financing for growth companies and financial institutions;
  • doubling its capital base by 2020 through a capital increase from our Shareholders, retained earnings and leveraging from market;
  • maximizing its economic and development impact by actively catalysing co-financing from its Shareholders, venture capital funds, commercial banks and DFIs; and
  • adding value to its Shareholders by being an accountable and complementary tool for achieving their private sector development goals... Read More.