RBM considers punitive action over soiled notes

The Reserve Bank of Malalwi (RBM) has said it will soon start prosecuting people found damaging the country’s banknotes in accordance with Section 376 of the Penal Code and Section […]

Politics interfering with food security

A Food and Nutrition Security and Climate Change Resilience Policy Analysis Report by Care International has revealed that political interference and failure to diversify food at household level are the […]

Rising external debt; another bad omen?

Experts have said rising external debt signals mismanagement of the economy and portrays a gloomy picture going ahead as the economy has not been growing at a pace that would […]

Illovo assures stable sugar supply

Illovo Sugar Malawi Limited has said it has enough stocks of sugar to take the country through the lean period.Illovo Communications Manager, Irene Phalula, said the company has in stock […]

Companies challenged on risk management

The Technical Entrepreneurial and Vocational Education and Training Authority (Teveta) has called on companies to prioritise issues of risk management if they are to maximise profits.Teveta Acting Executive Director, Wilson […]

Stock market rakes in K763.5bn

The stock market was bullish in November recording a turnover of K763.5 billion after 14.3 million shares exchanged hands.This represents a return on investment of 5.35 percent despite a decrease […]

Mkango granted exclusive licence | The Times Group

Government has given Mkango Resource Limited an exclusive prospecting licence to explore nickel and cobalt at Chimimbe Hill in Mchinji District.The Chimimbe Hill licence (EPL0475/17) covers an area of 98.48 […]

Malawi gears for next ECF

Malawians should expect a new Extended Credit Facility (ECF) programme with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) probably in the second quarter of 2018, both Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe and IMF […]

Malawi joins world to mark Competition Day

The Competition and Fair Trading Commission (CFTC) is today leading the nation in commemorating this year’s World Competition Day, an annual event that falls on December 5.To observe the day, […]

Verdict on secret water hike expected in January

The Competition and Fair Trading Commission (CFTC) is in January 2018 expected to deliver a verdict on the decision of water boards to secretly raise water tariffs without giving prior […]