Minister warns against mismanagement of Social Cash Transfer funds

Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Mary Navicha, has warned the district council officials against misuse of funds meant for Social Cash Transfer program, saying the perpetrators will face the long arm of ....

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Malawi civil servants’ salaries to increase by 10 to 15 percent

LILONGWE - Civil servants in the country will have their monthly salaries increased by 10 to 15 percent, this is according to the National Budget presented on Monday in parliament. The Minister of Finance, Economic ....

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Malawi Govt Reveals K1.7 Trillion 2019/20 National Budget

Malawi Government have through Finance Minister Joseph Mwanamvekha on Monday presented Malawi's K1.7 trillion 2019/20 budget which he touted as having been prepared with the objective of reducing domestic borrowing while entrenching macroeconomic stability and ....

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No Grace Period for Plastic Manufactures, Distributers, Sellers and Users

Various fines await manufacturers, distributors, sellers and users of thin plastics following the ban effected by the government. The government has announced that there will be no grace period for products still in stock. This ....

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Mutharika appoints new parastatal board

President Peter Mutharika has appointed new board members and reconstituted the board of directors for 26 statutory corporations effective 6th August, 2016, according to the Chief Secretary to the government. The new appointments come two ....

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Afrexim bank signs K1.1 trillion investment MOU with Malawi Govt

Malawi's President Peter Mutharika and African Export-Import (Afrexim) bank president Benedict Oramah have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) that will see the bank financing projects across various sectors such as, transport, tourism, manufacturing in ....

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Govt Apologises For Purchasing Farm Equipment With Archiac Technology

Government has apologized for purchasing farm equipment with archaic technology using part of the $50,000,000 line of credit from Export-Import Bank of India. A statement from the Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development (MoAIWD) ....

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National Security Agencies Ready to Ensure Peace during Polls

Security enforcement agencies in the country are geared up to ensuring national peace as citizens go to the polls on Tuesday, next week. Malawi Police Service has confirmed the development. The national security system is ....

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