President Rupiah Banda is expected in Luanshya on Tuesday to officially re-open the Luanshya Copper Mine -LCM- which has been bought by a new investor.
The LCM was placed under care and maintenance by previous owners before being sold to China Non-Ferrous Metals Corporation.
The mine has created about 2000 jobs for local people.
And President Banda is on Wednesday expected to travel to Eastern Province where he will officially open a technical and Vocational college in Chipata.
State House Press Aide, Dickson Jere, says while in the area President Banda will also flag off the construction of the Chipata -Mfuwe road.
The President will spend Christmas in Mfuwe where he is also expected to hold meetings with various groups on a number of national issues.