Association faults government, traders for food situation

Association faults government, traders for food situation

MATEYU—We are working on it Grant Traders Association of Malawi (GTAM) has lashed out at some companies involved in trading of agriculture commodities for what it calls creating hunger in […]

PPP conference starts today in Lilongwe

PPP conference starts today in Lilongwe

MWALA—Indaba will help unlock potential The Public Private Partnership (PPP) international conference starts today in Lilongwe and organizers have set an ambitious target of achieving various investment deals. The meeting […]

ECF review mid-March – The Times Group Malawi

GWENHAMO—There are positive signs A team of experts from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is expected to be in the country between March 11 and 20 for the fourth review […]

CRB, Pic partner to support SMEs

CRB, Pic partner to support SMEs

DONE DEAL—Ngwira (left) and Mwase signing the MoU Entrepreneurship support and management firm, Project Innovation Centre (Pic) has partnered Credit Reference Bureau (CRB) in a move that is expected to […]

Adapt to change, businesses urged

Adapt to change, businesses urged

ATTENTIVE—Mwala (centre) and others during the conference Business leaders have been advised to adapt to changes in the operating environment if their businesses are to survive and remain relevant. This […]

Inflation rate down to 11.1%

Inflation rate down to 11.1%

NYASULU—Generally this is a common trend Headline inflation went down by 0.4 percentage points in January 2020 to 11.1 percent, National Statistical Office (NSO) figures show. Food inflation went down […]

Association speaks against child labour

Association speaks against child labour

LEADING BY EXAMPLE—Kholo planting a tree during the event The Tobacco Farmers Profit and Income Generating Association (Tofapia) has urged growers in the country against the use of child labour […]

Tobacco Commission speaks tough on tobacco Act

Tobacco Commission speaks tough on tobacco Act

Tobacco Commission (TC) has said it will enforce all regulations stipulated in the new Tobacco Industry Act with full force this season despite resistance from some farmers. Last year farmers […]

Maize output to rise by 9%

Maize output to rise by 9%

Malawi is expected to produce about 3,691,866 metric tonnes of maize this season, up from 3,391,924 metric tonnes produced during the 2018/2019 season, the government’s first round crop estimates show. […]

FDH, Mukuru partner in digital money transfer

By Mike Mataka: PINTO—FDH is breaking tradition FDH Money Bureau has partnered money transfer firm, Mukuru to launch a digital voucher redemption service which will see customers redeeming cash vouchers […]