RBM advocates improved savings, investment culture

By William Kumwembe: The Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) Monday launched events marking commemoration of this year’s Global Money Week (GMW) with a call to youths to secure early their […]

Macra donates K15 million to PRSM

By Taonga Sabola: The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) on Friday donated K1.5 million to the Public Relations Society of Malawi (PRSM) to go towards debates and panel discussions the […]

Business slow in first quarter

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: MLOMBWA Local business captains have described business activities in the first quarter of 2019 as slow. The captains have, however, expressed hope that business could pick up […]

New US-China trade talks confirmed

The United States (US) officials plan to travel to China next week to resume face-to-face talks aimed at ending a trade war between them, the White house has confirmed. And […]

Nedbank intensifies digital banking drive

By William Kumwembe: SAUTI PHIRI—The bank has registered significant growth One of the country’s commercial banks, Nedbank, has reiterated its commitment to contributing towards the national financial inclusion drive and […]

Bankers gear up for Global Money Week

By Taonga Sabola: SANTHE—Children must learn how to earn money Bankers Association of Malawi (Bam) has said preparations for this year’s Global Money Week (GMW) are at an advanced stage. […]

Manufacturing set to grow by 3.5% in 2019

By Taonga Sabola: KAPONDAMGAGA The country’s manufacturing sector is expected to grow by 3.5 percent in 2019, partly due to the anticipated strong growth in agriculture, the Reserve Bank of […]

2019 tobacco estimates down | The Times Group

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: SADALA—We are employing many strategies Malawi is expected to produce 205.5 million kilogrammes (kg) of tobacco this year, figures from the regulator, Tobacco Control Commission (TCC), have […]

‘African capital markets in steady development’

By Sharon Chirwa: CHAITANYA— The continent’s markets are gaining a greater share African largest bank by assets, Standard Bank Group, has said the continent saw a consistent improvement in capital […]

Inflation drops to 7.9% | The Times Group

By William Kumwembe: Malawi’s headline inflation as measured by the Consumer Price Index (CPI) continued on a downward spiral in February 2019, seen at 7.9 percent, figures which National Statistical […]