Dr Chilima was speaking after he toured some key areas for the forthcoming SADC Summit in Lilongwe.
Among other establishments Chilima visited, include Kamuzu Central Hospital, Bingu International Convention Centre, Golden Peacock Hotel, Sunbird Capital Hotel, and Presidential Villas.
Dr Chilima has also hailed the Malawi SADC Organising Committee for doing a commendable job in readiness for the Summit.
"I am impressed with what I have seen today and happy because even if it can be today we can be able to host the meeting as most of the preparations are at 100 percent," said Dr Chilima.
Malawi will host the 41st Ordinary SADC Summit, Heads of State and Government in Lilongwe from Monday, August 9 through Wednesday, August 19.