Nacala project targets more local producers

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: The Malawi Investment Trade Centre (MITC) has said it is targeting over 40 firms to directly benefit from the Fund for African Private Sector Assistance (Fapa)-Malawi Nacala […]

‘Manifestoes must speak to economic blueprint’

By Taonga Sabola: With less than six months to the May 21 2019 elections, the National Planning Commission has said political parties must craft their manifestoes in line with Malawi’s […]

Lilongwe Water Board invests K1.6 billion in prepaid meters

By Taonga Sabola: ADVANCED—Prepaid water meter The Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) has said it has invested K1.6 billion in prepaid metering system aimed at enhancing revenue collection and eradicating illegal […]

AHL launches mobile information service

By Chimwemwe Mangazi: The country’s tobacco growers will no longer waste money on transport to access information regarding the market following the launch of a mobile phone information service dubbed […]

Sustaining economic stability crucial | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: RBM Governor The government has said it is making every effort to ensure that the current macroeconomic stability is sustained. Agriculture Minister, Joseph Mwanamvekha, said this in […]

‘Economy has overstayed in ICU’

By Taonga Sabola: As Malawians were celebrating the country’s successful performance in the first review of the current Extended Credit Facility (ECF) programme with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) last […]

Experts dissect economy | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: The country’s top economists started meeting in Mangochi District Thursday to dissect the economy and propose sustainable solutions that could fast-track the healing process of Malawi’s ailing […]

IMF approves $15.4 million disbursement under ECF

By William Kumwembe: RBM Governor Malawi on Thursday passed the International Monetary Fund (IMF) test as the fund’s executive board approved disbursement of $15.4 million under the Extended Credit Facility […]

Development, agriculture banks merged | The Times Group

By Taonga Sabola: The government has combined the much awaited development bank and proposed agriculture bank to form the Malawi Agricultural and Industrial Corporation (Maiic) Plc, expected to be launched […]

Tobacco growers urged to diversify

By Watipaso Mzungu, Contributor: Tobacco growers in the country have been urged to consider diversifying production as a remedy for the global anti-smoking campaign. The call was made on Wednesday […]