AfDB gives MW K300 million

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: The African Development Bank (AfDB) has donated $400,000 (about K300 million) to Malawi to help floods survivors. Making the donation on Tuesday evening at Capital Hill in […]

PCL profit down 7% | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: Malawi Stock Exchange-listed conglomerate Press Corporations Limited (PCL) has posted a 7 percent drop in profitability for the year ended December 31 2018. In a statement on […]

Tanzania eyes 10,000MW capacity by 2025

Tanzania aims to have six times its current power generation capacity by 2025 through investment in thermal and renewable energy, Deputy Energy Minister Subira Mgalu told parliament on Tuesday. The […]

Nasme hits at government | The Times Group

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: The National Association of Small and Medium Enterprises (Nasme) has lashed out at the government for failing to create a conducive environment that enhances business performance. The […]

Firms pressure government to restrict oil seed exports

By Taonga Sabola: MOLLER—It is a tax on farmers The country’s major oil seed producers have been pushing the government to put a restriction on the exports of oilseed, especially […]

Be open, Mera told | The Times Group

By Feston Malekezo: KAPITO—Be open Consumers Association of Malawi (Cama) has asked the Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) to be open in divulging information related to fuel price market trends. […]

India to boost Malawi agriculture

By Taonga Sabola: Grey Nyandule Phiri The government of India has unveiled plans to establish the India-Africa Institute of Agriculture and Rural Development (IAIARD) in Malawi to enhance capacity in […]

High hopes from tobacco farmers

By William Kumwembe: SADALA – We want to protect the tobacco grower As the 2019 tobacco selling season opens on Thursday in Lilongwe, growers are upbeat to reap the most […]

Growers hail farm project | The Times Group

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: Some farmers benefitting from the Farm Income Diversification Programme II (FIDP II) have spoken highly of it, saying it has boosted productivity. The programme is being implemented […]

Mount Soche clocks 50 years

By Taonga Sabola: OLELA—We thank customers Sunbird Mount Soche Hotel on Friday clocked 50 years of existence since it was established on April 19 1969. The four-star rated hotel was […]