Malawi 2063

Malawi 2063 Vision

Download Malawi Vision 2063 document and find out how the government plans to grow the economy and create jobs for all Malawians.

Taxpayers flock to relief window

MRA encourages importers to utilise duty waivers

John Kapito The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has encouraged importers to make use of duty waivers on Covid-19 equipment which government placed last year in its fight against the pandemic. […]

Policy inconsistencies worry renewable energy players

Policy inconsistencies worry renewable energy players

Renewable Energy Industries Association of Malawi (REIAMA) has expressed worry over tax policy inconsistencies regarding the importation of renewable energy equipment into the country. REIAMA President Andrew Nkoloma was speaking […]

Inflation averages 8.6 percent in 2020

Inflation averages 8.6 percent in 2020

Betchani Tcheleni Headline inflation registered an average rate of 8.6 percent in 2020 which is 1.2 percentage points lower than the preceding year, 2019, when it averaged 9.4 percent, latest […]

Reflecting on Malawi’s persistent poverty

Reflecting on Malawi’s persistent poverty

Malawi ranks as the sixth poorest country in the world with gross national income per capita of $1,180. In Africa, Malawi ranks seventh with the gross domestic product (GDP) of […]

Tourism council, SMEs seek favour

Tourism council, SMEs seek favour

James Chiutsi The Malawi Tourism Council and Chamber for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) have asked the government to consider some incentives for players in the sectors as the second […]

Ministry for sanity in poultry business

Ministry for sanity in poultry business

Sosten Gwengwe Minister of Trade Sosten Gwengwe Wednesday announced some directives aimed at bringing sanity to the poultry business. Among others, Gwengwe has directed that large poultry producing companies will […]

Heading a bank in tough times

Heading a bank in tough times

Philip Madinga In December last year, the Board of Directors of Standard Bank Malawi appointed Phillip Madinga as the bank’s chief executive officer (CEO), taking over from William Le Roux, […]

Tobacco growers sue BAT, Imperial

New TC CEO eyes revamped industry

Tobacco farmers Chidanti-Malunga Tobacco Commission newly appointed Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Joseph Chidanti Malunga wants the tobacco industry to reclaim glory in the short to medium term. Chidanti Malunga said […]