Malawi should have proper national priorities

Amidst the spectre of hunger afflicting over 1.6million of our citizens, recurring shortages of fuel and forex, we as a nation can afford a...

ADMARC Workers Goes On Strike

In a bid to force the management to increase their salaries and supply them with better houses, ADMARC workers have agreed to go on...

ZOMBA FLEA MARKET CHAIRPERSON ARRESTED FOR ALLEGED OBSTRUCTION OF DUTY BY...

Chairperson for vendors at Zomba Flea Market Joseph Zuze has been arrested by Malawi Police for alleged obstruction of duty when city council officials...

Kenyan university student attempts to commit suicide inside banking hall

A university student is being held by police for attempting to commit suicide inside a bank where he is working as an intern. The 23-year-old...

Malawians expects a lot from Joyce Banda

The barrage of criticism that President Joyce Banda has been receiving over the past months may have left her wondering what wrong she has...

World Bank approves US$150 million to Malawi to support current reform...

The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors approved US$150 million to Malawi to support the government with its current reform program to stabilize...

Malawi needs US$4.5 billion to recover

Malawi's ailing economy requires up to US$4.5 billion to recover from the current crises. The revelation is in sharp contrast to what President Joyce Banda...

TOBACCO EARNINGS PREDICTED TO DROP THIS YEAR

Tobacco growers have predicted that earnings from the country’s tobacco might decline this year compared to the last growing season, if prices remain unstable...

Maize prices soar – K7,500/Bag

Barely a month after a 50 kilogram bag of maize was sold at MK5000, the prices have skyrocketed again in Nkhotakota district, one of...

Inflation hits 35.1%

Malawi's headline inflation surged by 0.5 percentage points in January to hit 35.1 percent from 34.6 percent in December as prices of food and...

NBS UPBEAT ON 2018 PROFIT GROWTH

By Steven Godfrey Mkweteza NBS bank p/c, a subsidiary of the Nico Holdins p/c says it has registered a profit after tax...

Ecobank chief visits Malawi

Ecobank will continue to contribute significantly to Malawi’s development as it remains confident in the economic reforms being implemented by the new government,...

Update Report on What Caused The Fire at Carlsberg`s Premises in...

Although Carlsberg officials were not available to comment on what had caused the fire at Carlsberg Makata Industrial premises, some workers have disclosed that...

Ex-MRA CEO James Phiri to oversee govt economic recovery plan

Malawi President Joyce Banda and her Cabinet have agreed to roll out an 18-month-plus economic recovery plan (ERP) expected to cushion economic problems...

MERA HIKES FUEL PUMP PRICES

As the country continues to experience the pinch in economy following the nose diving of the kwacha against major foreign currencies, Malawi Energy Regulatory...

World Bank’s CAS aid based on performance

World Bank has said its US$695 million Country Assistance Strategy (CAS) aid package for Malawi will be released based on various key factors such...

Govt asked to review FISP spending

The US ambassador to the UN Food and Agriculture organization has advised the Malawi government to review its spending on the farm input subsidy...

JB remains defiant on travels

President Joyce Banda yesterday remained defiant on cutting her travels as per advice of her Finance Minister technocrat, Maxwell Mkwezalamba. Speaking at a rally in...