Malawi’s energy compact ends | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: Malawi’s $350.7 million Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) energy compact came to an end Thursday after rolling for five years. Among other objectives the compact was designed to […]

Tea production down 19% in July

By Taonga Sabola: EARNER—Tea Malawi’s tea production fell by 0.2 million kilogrammes (kg) in July to hit 1.3 million as compared to the 1.5 million kg recorded during the same […]

‘Domestic tourism data hard to get’

By Patience Lunda Contributor: KATOPOLA— This affects budgeting Capital Hill has admitted it is facing challenges to get data on the volume of domestic tourism. This comes at time the […]

IMF team in next week for ECF review

By William Kumwembe: REE— It will also reflect on lessons An International Monetory Fund (IMF) mission team is expected in Malawi next week for the first review of the Extended […]

‘MPs key to chamba use in Malawi’

By Taonga Sabola: The government has said lawmakers hold the key to whether Malawi could legalise the cultivation and use of cannabis sativa, locally known as chamba. Information Minister, Nicholas […]

Malawi calls for tourism integration

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: INTEGRATION IS IMPORTANT—Mussa (right) and another official during the Expo Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism, Henry Mussa, has called upon his Zimbabwean and South African counterparts […]

Weak industrialisation: who is to blame?

By Taonga Sabola: If there is one subject that has dominated economic discourse over the past 10 years, then it is industrialisation. One thing that everyone— whether politicians, both from […]

Government pushes for domestic tourism

By Jameson Chauluka: READY TO SERVE—One of the pavilions at the carnival The government has finalised drafting the Domestic Marketing Strategy which seeks to promote domestic tourism. Minister of Industry, […]

Escom reverts to old slogan

By Taonga Sabola: SEALED—Escom Chief Executive Officer, Allexon Chiwaya, signs a PPA with JCM Director, Peter Grey The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) has said it has reverted to […]

Tycoon Thomson Mpinganjira inspires marketers

By Taonga Sabola: Business tycoon YOU CAN MAKE IT—Mpinganjira (2nd left) interacts with some of the marketers on the sidelines of the indaba , on Friday delivered a powerful 4- […]