Curio vendors decry export restrictions

Curio vendors in Lilongwe have said they are concerned about restrictions imposed by authorities on the exportation of wooden souvenirs. The vendors raised the concerns when the National Lotteries Board […]

Public debt rise worries MCCCI

The Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) has expressed worry over the growing levels of public debt in the country. MCCCI Chief Executive Officer, Chancellor Kaferapanjira, was […]

Government pegs 2018/19 budget at K1 trillion

The Ministry of Finance has said the country’s 2018/19 financial budget will be pegged at K1 trillion. The budget will be about 23 percent lower or K300 billion below the […]

Ministry hypes 2018/19 pre-budget consultations

The Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development has asked participants to the pre-budget consultation meetings to take them seriously and change their mentality on the events. The ministry will […]

Seeking to boost food productivity

Malawi is one of many food insecure countries on the African continent. This is despite the vast potential to exploit growth in local and regional demand for food and agro-products. […]

Work on Africa Factbook starts

The African Factbook project has been launched to serve as Africa’s official source of facts and information. The project was conceived after realising that, despite its growth potential, Africa still […]

Petroleum Importers Limited donates to Nsanje Hospital

Petroleum Importers Limited (PIL) on Thursday donated medical equipment worth K5 million to Nsanje District Hospital. The items include an oxygen concentrator, suction machine, ICU monitor machine, medical saws, oxygen […]

Mudi Sacco members to share K19.5 million

Delegates to the Mudi Savings and Credit Cooperative (Sacco) Limited annual general meeting (AGM) in Blantyre on Saturday agreed to share K19.5 million. The dividend follows a K38. 29 million […]

Afri-Oils opens factory in Lilongwe

Afri-Oils Limited on Thursday opened a multi-billion kwacha groundnut processing factory in Lilongwe with expectations of boosting the country’s groundnuts industry and providing a ready market to farmers. Afri-Oils Limited […]