Cute goat face in Malawi

Goat production in Malawi

A step by step guide on how to run your own goat business in Malawi. Learn how to raise, feed and take care of them.

Financial illiteracy level bothers NGO

Financial illiteracy level bothers NGO

KOCH—Our mindset is the greatest obstacle Save the Children, an international humanitarian organisation for children, has said financial illiteracy remains one of the factors frustrating efforts of women economic empowerment. […]

PPDA to clear NFRA on maize purchase

PPDA to clear NFRA on maize purchase

NEED TO BE REPLENISHED—Maize silos The National Food Reserve Agency (NFRA) is yet to resume maize purchases as the Public Procurement and Disposal of Assents Authority (PPDA) is yet to […]

76% Malawians living below $1.90 per day

76% Malawians living below $1.90 per day

About 76 percent of Malawians qualify to be poor, if the country is to use the World Bank poverty line of $1.90 per day, the Ministry of Economic Planning has […]

Cannabis license fees attract mixed reactions

Cannabis license fees attract mixed reactions

Tamani Nkhono Mvula The Ministry of Agriculture is under pressure to consider revisiting its proposed production and license fees for industrial hemp following a leaked draft Cannabis Regulations Act making […]

Cost of living rise hurts households

Cost of living rise hurts households

Poverty continues biting hard on a majority of’ households as the cost of living was seen rising by about 21 percent in October 2020, a monthly report published by the […]

Digital payments up in third quarter

Bram Fudzulanio A National Payment Systems (NPS) report which the Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) published on Friday shows an increase in digital payments uptake among Malawians in the third […]

Pension payroll audit uncovers K388 million

Ifmis has not been hacked—Treasury

Authorities at Capital Hill have rated as untrue, reports that the newly installed Integrated Financial Management Information System (Ifmis) was hacked and that users were failing to access the system. […]

Malawi, Mozambique eye revamped railway

Malawi, Mozambique eye revamped railway

The Malawi and Mozambique have pledged to rehabilitate railway lines connecting them as one way of revamping that mode of transport. Ministry of Transport spokesperson Andrew Mthiko said the quest […]

FDH, Innobuild in K2.0 billion pact

FDH, Innobuild in K2.0 billion pact

Malawi Stock Exchange-listed FDH Bank plc and Innobuild Private Limited have signed an agreement which will see the bank opening a K2 billion funding window to be accessed as loan […]

Industry sceptical on Africa benefits

Industry sceptical on Africa benefits

Private sector players have asked the government to formulate a clear roadmap on creating a conducive business environment in the country before ratifying the Africa Continental Free Trade Area (AfCTA) […]