Malawi optimistic on MCC’s US$350 million

The Malawi government has said power supply problems faced by the private sector will in the short run be a thing of the...

Govt cuts spending on travel and assets

Government has introduced nine expenditure control measures among them the suspension of all government funded external travel and procurement of capital assets until the...

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...

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...

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...