Post Office bus back on the road

Post Office bus back on the road

THANK YOU—Meke (R) receives keys from Mugwang’a One of the post office buses which was involved in an accident in December last year is back on the road following its […]

Group laments Covid effect on agriculture

Group laments Covid effect on agriculture

Felix Lombe The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research (Cgiar), a consortium of organisations engaged in research for a food-secure future, has said Malawi is among countries where the Covid […]

Pension payroll audit uncovers K388 million

Treasury says ‘bond money’ stable

Ben Phiri Treasury has said it is yet to start disbursing the K13.35 billion raised through the long-term development bond towards implementation of development projects, a month after it was […]

Fresh calls for Malawi debt relief

Fresh calls for Malawi debt relief

A plea for debt relief for Malawi and other African economies has resurfaced, with President Lazarus Chakwera on Wednesday calling on international institutions and countries which Malawi owes money to […]

Further delays for free electricity connection

Further delays for free electricity connection

Williams Banda Malawians would have to wait a little longer for free electricity connections which the Tonse Alliance promised as the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) awaits funding. This […]

Agri-fair set for next month

Agri-fair set for next month

James Chimwaza The Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) has announced that the agricultural fair which failed to take place last year due to Covid will take […]

Trade pick-up amid economic volatility

Trade pick-up amid economic volatility

James Chimwaza Private sector players are upbeat that business activity would pick up in the remaining part of the year, owing to growing confidence among players and the public as […]

Blantyre Hotels Limited first half profit down 12%

Hospitality industry upbeat on outlook

The Malawi Tourism Council (MTC) has said business in the tourism and hospitality industry may experience gains amid the Covid pandemic, as cases have been decreasing and restrictions are being […]

Nacala pumps $20 million into railway facelift

Nacala pumps $20 million into railway facelift

Nacala Logistics has invested $20 million (K16 billion) in facelifting the railways system leading to a dry port the firm has constructed in Limbe. The firm is targeting to ease […]

Malawi moves on innovative rating

Malawi moves on innovative rating

The World Intellectual Property Organisation (Wipo) has ranked Malawi among the top three innovative countries in the low income category in the region. This is according to a report released […]