Cellphone firms protest tax hike

MOBILE phone companies have protested the hike in their sector's corporate tax to 33 percent from the normal 30 percent charged on all...

National Bank of Malawi Partners TNM Mpamba

National Bank of Malawi (NBM) announced its partnership with  TNM Mpamba which will allows TNM mpamba subscribers to withdraw money from the National bank...

Malawi: Taxing International Inbound Calls

Many African regulators’ have introduced a tax on international inbound calls. It started with Côte d’Ivoire and then spread like a plague to...

Bharti Airtel to sell mobile phone towers in Tanzania, Malawi

Bharti Airtel's planned disposal of mobile phone towers in Africa will see it sell masts in Tanzania to Helios Towers, while units in Malawi...

TNM to conduct biggest promotion pay-out

TNM will on August 26 splash out over K100 million in its [email protected] Promotion, the biggest payout in a single day in the history of promotions...

Parliament media committee approves the controversial spy machine

The Media and Communications committee of Parliament has recommended the implementation of the Consolidated ICT Regulatory Management System (Cirms) machine, otherwise called spy machine,...

Airtel Malawi rewards its loyal customers.

One of the country's mobile phone providers Airtel Malawi has reaffirmed its commitment to rewarding its loyal customers. Airtel Malawi's High End Team Leader...

Macra to chair regional regulators’ association

Malawi Communication Regulatory Authority (Macra) will this month host the Communication Regulators Association of Southern Africa (Crasa) during which the local regulator will take...

MTL launches Wimax, unveils MiNET

Malawi Telecommunications (MTL) has launched Wimax services and rebranded its consumer internet services under the name MiNET. Acting CEO Elias Imaan said the development...

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...

Malawi media get a boost from Namisa

Malawi’s leading mobile phone company, Airtel says free media is catalyst for development in any country. This was said by the company’s Marketing...

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...

Seacom gets route through Mozambique

Provides South Africa with additional border presence, Zimbabwe with redundancy Seacom announced today (22 June 2011) that it has signed a Master Services Agreement...

CHINA TO CONSTRUCT NEW MDF HEADQUARTERS IN LL

The People’s Republic of China is set to construct a state of the art Malawi Defence Force (MDF) Headquarters in Lilongwe as the two...

Malawi to introduce mandatory sim card registration by 2015

Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) said they will introduce mandatory sim card registration by January, 2015.MACRA Communications Officer Clara Mulonya told journalists in the...

Huawei donates K7m ICT equipment to govt

Chinese Information, Communication and Technology (ICT) equipment manufacturer, Huawei Technologies, on Friday donated assorted gadgets to the Office of President and Cabinet's e-Government...

MACRA extends Malawi rollout period

Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) officials have extended for one year the rollout period for 42 prospective broadcasters who have failed to meet the...

TNM hikes tariffs by 20%

TNM Limited's subscribers should brace for hard times as they will have to dig deeper in their pockets to make phone calls following...