MACRA calls for consumer awareness on mobile service delivery

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority-MACRA says there is need for more consumer awareness on the services provided by mobile operators in the country. MACRA Board...

Galaxy S3 beats iPhone 5 for best device of 2012

Regardless of popularity or industry impact, these five devices claim the best design, the most-compelling features, and the overall most impressive value among all...

Malawi Telecommunications Limited(MTL) hires new CEO

Malawi Telecommunications Limited has hired a new Chief Executive Officer, Gavin Jeffery, who reported for duties in October. In an exclusive interview on Friday, Jeffrey...

Independent national TV to switch on in 2014

Times Group Limited has said it will engage another gear in its media pioneering role in Malawi when in the next 18 months it...

More resources demanded for digital migration

The Ministry of Information and Civic Education which is implementing digital migration in Malawi has demanded extra resources from government to ensure that by...

Where Africa’s ICT wealth sits

Last year Forbes launched its inaugural list of Africa’s 40 Richest individuals, indicating each person’s respective net worth and source of wealth. The...

Airtel launches daily telephone help line called dial a Doctor in...

Airtel partners with Mw govt, launches daily telephone help line called dial a Doctor. Through dial a doctor initiative callers will be able to...

Macra appeals on ‘spy machine’

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) has taken the Consolidated ICT Regulatory Management Systems (CIRMS), popularly known as the "spy machine", to the...

Airtel Malawi and Smile Life Insurance in partnership

Malawi’s leading mobile network provider Airtel Malawi leaves no stone unturned in revolutionizing the digital world as regards the use of phones in...

ICT development to scale up economic activities, jobs

The Malawi Government says inclusion of Information, Communication Technology (ICT) as one of the priorities in the Economic Recovery Plan (ERP) would scale...

Malawi’s third mobile network ‘G-Mobile’ delayed to 2013

Malawi is one of the world’s least developed countries, but its economy continues to grow at between 4% and 5% per year. Mobile...

Apple loses UK tablet design appeal against Samsung, ordered to run...

Apple has lost its appeal against a UK ruling that Samsung had not copied the design of its iPad. A judge at the High...

Airtel Malawi re-launches mobile money platform, Airtel Money

As one way of strengthening its commitment to providing affordable and innovative services to its customers Airtel Malawi has re-launched its mobile money...

Bharti Airtel Hints At Merging Africa, India operations By 2013

Following a decline in the company’s volume and revenue growth in recent times, the world’s No.4 telecoms company by customers, Bharti Airtel ltd.,...

10 Hot Tech Startups: Where Are They Now?

  1. Turntable.fm When Turntable.fm launched in mid-2011, the social music website was widely hailed as one of the most exciting music startups of the year....

Facebook hits the 1 billion users

It's finally happened: Facebook has exceeded 1 billion users. Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg announced Thursday that his social media site...

Airtel Malawi gives out K13milli0n in Yabooka SMS promo

Airtel Malawi disclosed that it has distributed over K13 million to lucky customers in the ongoing yabooka sms promotion which ends in 14...

Airtel committed to bring banking services to rural communitties

After registering ove 150 000 customers in its mobile banking innitiative, Airtel Money, the company has said it is committed to bring banking...