POLITICIANS’ ‘CASH-GATE’ CAMPAIGN TO PUSH INFLATION

Economists have warned that the declining inflation rate may rise again if authorities will not manage politicians’ cash splashes during campaign period. The unstable economy...

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...

Malawi grants UK firm 
pyrite exploration licence

UK mineral exploration and development group Lisungwe Mineral Resources has ?acquired a licence entitling it to explore for pyrite at Madisi, in central...

Malawi’s President Mutharika Accuses Tobacco Buyers of Sabotaging Economy

By Frank Jomo Malawi President Bingu wa Mutharika accused tobacco buyers of trying to sabotage the southern African nation’s economy by rejecting good-quality leaves...

Mining operations to contribute 
$500m a year to Malawi fiscus

Malawi expects to earn over $500-million a year from four recently 
launched and planned mining projects, the country’s Geological Surveys Department (GSD) says. The projects...