Standard Bank in brand awareness

Standard Bank in brand awareness

Phillip Madinga Standard Bank plc has launched a campaign aimed at continuing entrenchment of its new brand promise, It Can Be, which was adopted last year. Dubbed ‘Na Lero’, the […]

Chamber sees Kwacha falling - The Times Group Malawi

Kwacha lost grip in April

Betchani Tcheleni The Kwacha lost value against other major trading currencies in April, 2021, Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) figures show. According to the figures, during the month under review, […]

Controversy over Lotus’ Rare Earth exploration

Controversy over Lotus’ Rare Earth exploration

Grain Malunga Controversy has surrounded exploration of Rare Earth elements by Lotus Resources Limited in Karonga District as the government says it is not aware of the operations. The Daily […]

‘Small-scale miners to reap from gold market’

‘Small-scale miners to reap from gold market’

NKUNA—There will be no challenges The Reserve Bank of Malawi has said it would be paying gold miners instantly through the newly introduced gold market, which would create employment opportunities […]

Adopt modern ways, local farmers urged

Adopt modern ways, local farmers urged

By Emmanuel Simpokolwe: Seed manufacturing company, Seed Co, has called on farmers in the country to adopt modern seeds and farming techniques to increase yield. Seed-co agronomist James Mtiyesa said […]

Af DB projects 3.3% GDP growth in 2021

World Bank approves new Malawi programme

The World Bank Group Board of Executive Directors meeting in Washington DC, United States, on Tuesday approved a new Country Partnership Framework (CPF) for Malawi. It seeks to support the […]

Local banks’ digital push excites Ictam

Experts decry online trading challenges

Bram Fudzulani DZABALA—People want to physically hold items Information and Communications Technology (ICT) experts have singled out lack of trust on online platforms and high data costs among factors affecting […]

Making agriculture attractive to youth

Making agriculture attractive to youth

BUSY—Panje-Msusa (right) Annually, Malawi produces thousands of fresh and energetic graduates from the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Luanar) and Mwimba College of Agriculture in Kasungu District. Ordinarily, […]

Tobacco fetches $15 million in 2 weeks

Tobacco fetches $15 million in 2 weeks

Chidanti-Malunga Malawi has realised $15.1 million from the sale of 8.9 million kilogrammes (kg) of all types of tobacco within first two weeks of sales, figures from the AHL Group […]