Zambia President Hakainde Hichilema held bilateral talks with European Union Council President Charles Michel today in Brussels, Belgium.

Writing on Facebook, Hichilema said the discussions were centered on the need for enhanced partnerships in key areas of trade and investment between Zambia and Europe.

Hakainde also met the European Union Commissioner for international partnerships Ms Jutta Urpilainen and indicated the commitment to ensure that Zambia engages in partnerships that are mutually beneficial.