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- […]

Finca-Malawi intensifies financial inclusion drive

BY VYALEMA KALULUMA-PHIRI: OPTIMISTIC—Mbewe (2nd left) and other Finca officials addressing journalists Malawi’s sole deposit-taking microfinance institution, Malawi, has reiterated its commitment to contributing towards the national financial inclusion drive […]

Firm laments low agriculture output

By Steve Nkhoma: ATTENTIVE—Some delegates to the meeting The African Institute of Corporate Citizenship (AICC) has blamed poor infrastructure and lack of concerted efforts from stakeholders among challenges hampering the […]

Tobacco revenue up 56% | The Times Group

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: Malawi tobacco With less than a week before end of the 2018 tobacco selling season, earnings from the country’s top export crop, tobacco, has jumped by 56.3 […]

Bad policies worry MCCCI | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) has said frequent policy interventions are scaring private sector players in the agriculture sector. MCCCI President, Prince Kapondamgaga, […]

Business climate still challenging | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: The Chartered Institute of Marketers (CIM Malawi ) has said the country’s business environment remains challenging despite the country recording some positive macroeconomic strides. CIM Malawi President, […]