NCIC launches consultative platform | The Times Group

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: HOPEFUL—Jooma National Construction Industry Council (NCIC) has established a consultative platform for stakeholders to be brainstorming ways of developing the construction industry. The move is also aimed […]

Malawi challenged on next export strategy

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: NDALA— We need to export more International trade expert Dev Chamroo has tipped Malawi to consider extending its export base if it is to become competitive on […]

Malawi to reap from Comesa strategy

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: MSOKERA—The region has potential Malawi stands to benefit from the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa)’s industrial strategy following approval of an action plan and […]

Firm equips tea growers | The Times Group

By Sam Banda Jnr: ONE OF TOP EXPORT CROPS—Tea Small scale tea farmers have been advised to embrace new farming techniques and diversify if they are to make the most […]

Kayerekera mine for sale | The Times Group

By William Kumwembe Dual-listed miner, Paladin Energy Limited, Monday announced intentions to offload its 85 percent stakes in the country’s Kayelekera uranium mine, a move that has attracted mixed reactions. […]

Walk the talk, President told

By Rebecca Chimjeka: MLOMBWA Indigenous Businesses Association of Malawi (Ibam) has called on President Peter Mutharika to walk the talk by putting in place measures that would promote local businesses. […]

SMEs for clarity on PPDA Act impact

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: Chamber for Small and Medium Business Association (CSMBA) has asked Public Procurement and Disposal of Assets Authority (PPDA) to clarify on preferences that small and medium enterprises […]

Soya growers eye K400/kg | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: KAPONDAMGAGA—We only hope the financialsector will respond favourably Some of the country’s soya growers have expressed optimism the price of the commodity could rise as high as […]

Youths challenged on agriprenuership | The Times Group

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: FOR YOUTH EMPOWERMENT—Chima Wealth Magazine and Network for Youth Development (NfYD) has embarked on an initiative to empower budding entrepreneurs venturing in agribusiness. The organisations are working […]

Tough task for Finance Minister

By Taonga Sabola: New Finance Minister, Joseph Mwanamvekha, might have grinned from ear-to-ear when President Peter Mutharika announced his 24-member Cabinet on Wednesday night. But the jubilation is likely going […]