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Innovators and those running tech hubs say that with little to no support from banks, the government and telcos, tech start-ups in Malawi are turning to non-governmental organisations for support and incubation. "There is no such thing in Malawi to support start-ups (from the government). Only ...
Callista's ranting have the hallmark of being a highly emotive family issue and the former First Lady has no business dragging all Malawians into her family issues. It is unfair for her to use Malawians as a collective Trojan horse to settle outstanding family scores. Callista Mutharika claims to be a ...

"The students were trained on how the software operate and this follows demand from students themselves and other business practitioners as well who approached us," Kadzakumanja told Malawi24. He further said they are now planning to have a similar training in both Malawi's central and ...
LILONGWE (Reuters) - The death toll from cholera in Malawi has risen to 30 from the 26 recorded last month, the Ministry of Health said Wednesday. The number of infections has risen to 893 from 844 in March, the ministry said. Cases in the capital, Lilongwe, rose to 352 from 305 and deaths from 14 to 18 during the ...
LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-Malawi President Peter Muthalika is expected to leave the country for the 25th Commonwealth Heads of Government ... including the Commonwealth Business Forum, the Commonwealth Women's Forum and the Malaria Summit, where His Excellency the President has ... UK
Leader and founder of Rich Mind, an entrepreneurship firm, Otis Bushiri, has commented on the deplorable state of affairs as far as entrepreneurship is concerned saying "Malawians depend too much on government." Bushiri-elder brother to billionaire entrepreneur and famous Prophet ...

Their activities are causing resentment among the small-scale local business people who feel they are being unfairly squeezed out of business by people with whom they cannot compete with. A Mchesi resident, Phillip Mwale, claimed in an interview on Tuesday that he closed his grocery business ...
In a Press Statement signed by FAM Commercial and Marketing Director, Limbani Cliff Matola, the Malawi FA argues that both the international match and the Charity Shield are being organized by FAM and both need thorough preparations and attention to detail to avoid room for error. “It would have been ...
Gambling in Malawi is a fast growing business so the country has the chance to become a gaming powerhouse in the future. With great nature and incredible scenery, there are great opportunities for tourists to enjoy their stay in Malawi. Besides gambling, Malawi has to offer great things to people who ...
Youth empowerment can be successful if the youths are taking a leading role in various development activities happening in their communities. Spokesperson of Umodzi Party, Pemphero Mphande, has made the remarks following the interface meeting the party is expected to hold in Blantyre at BIU ...
LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-The Civil Servants Trade Union (CSTU) has criticised the Malawi government for freezing promotions and recruitment for the ... the expenditure cut measures, Chief Secretary to the Government, Lloyd Muhara, says there will be limited access to business class travel for top civil ...
The suspect is a small scale business lady who sells “zitumbuwa” at Mkanda trading centre and has five children in her custody including the victim. ... Mchinji police spokesperson Kaitano Lubrino told Malawi24 that when going out for her business, the woman used to leave the children with nothing to eat ...
“Principal Secretaries, Chief Directors, and Chief Executives of major Statutory Corporations will NOT be permitted to travelled in business class for flights that are less than three (3) hours flying time. Only where the flying time exceeds three (3) hours flying time, will Principal Secretaries, Chief Directors and ...
He then thanked EXIM bank for inviting him to be Guest of Honour at 13th conclave saying Malawi's participation at the annual business forum will help raise the country's profile on the global map and also provide an opportunity to showcase Malawi as a viable investment and tourism destination.
LILONGWE, March 27 (Xinhua) -- Malawi government has put up cost-cutting measures in its Public Service to help save funds being wasted through over ... Within the Public Sector but outside the Civil Service only the Governor of the Reserve Bank of Malawi is allowed business class air travel. Meanwhile ...
Malawi VP Chilima observed that tapping into this market to its fullest potential would require removing trade barriers that are hindering growth. ... India's Minister of Commerce and Industry, Suresh Prabhu, said India is committed to continuing to partner Africa and assisting member countries based on need ...
"EAM @SushmaSwaraj met the Foreign Minister of Malawi Emmanuel Fabiano. Exchanged views on taking forward our relationship on all bilateral issues, including in developmental cooperation, capacity building, renewable energy, trade & investment, as well as in the multilateral foras," Raveesh Kumar, ...

Malawi has a rich pipeline of bankable investments in the infrastructure space, and we are looking forward to exploring these opportunities. We are confident our unique business offering across project advisory, project development and financing in our 5-specialist sectors will go a long way towards closing ...
District Police Public Relations Officer, Inspector Kaitano Lubrino, confirmed to Malawi News Agency (Mana) Friday, saying the arrest was made on Thursday, 22 March, 2018. Kaitano said the mother to the victim who runs a small-scale business near the said police unit complained to the police about the ...
Fisp is one government programme which has made commercial farming especially for maize, unattractive. Of course, there are other crops that people can grow such as groundnuts, soya beans and beans, to mention but a few, which are not on Fisp. But in Malawi, one of the easiest crops one can grow ...
During the meeting, Chilima – who is leading a government and private sector delegation to the largest India- Africa business conference – reminded the Indian VP on Malawi's request to access a line of credit amounting to USD400 million meant for various projects, among other important issues that the ...
Andrew Alli, CEO of AFC, commented on the announcement: “We are delighted to welcome Malawi as a member country of the Corporation. Malawi has a rich pipeline of bankable investments in the infrastructure space, and we are looking forward to exploring these opportunities. We are confident our unique business ...
The CII- EXIM Bank Conclave was launched by CII in partnership with EXIM Bank of India and with the support of India's Ministry of External Affairs and MInistry of Commerce and Industry. Since its first business forum in 2005, and over the last 12 editions, the conclave has emerged as the pioneer event in ...
Malawi has a rich pipeline of bankable investments in the infrastructure space, and we are looking forward to exploring these opportunities. We are confident our unique business offering across project advisory, project development and financing in our 5-specialist sectors will go a long way towards closing ...
Blantyre — Puma Energy in conjunction with Blantyre Press Club (BPC) has expressed dissatisfaction over the continued practice of charcoal business in the country which is contributing to the depletion of forests. Puma Energy Managing Director, Dr. Davies Lanjesi, has since called on Malawians to ...
Milk processor, Dairibord Holdings Limited, will make a decision on the fate of its Malawi division in the next six months after the unit continued on a perennial loss making path. Finance director Mercy Ndoro, told an analysts briefing on Wednesday that Dairibord Malawi had continued to be the group's ...
The discussion, mostly, revolved around the growth of his ministry and, again, his position on several topics surrounding his name. Among others, they include: his views on the selling of church materials and his success in business in relation with the ministry. On his wealth, the prophet said his success ...
Kampala — Uganda national water and sewerage Corporation (NWSC) has hinted that countering illegal water connections require a comprehensive approach to curb it. NWSC Business Relations Development Manager, Joseph Ndegeya said this Monday in Kampala during Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) ...
The commission has warned that it will carry out an inspection of business premises to “ascertain whether the said processed meat products from South Africa have been withdrawn and destroyed.” Listeria poisoning which is linked to consumption of contaminated processed meat products has killed 180 ...
Carrick Wealth Management, the Cape Town, South Africa advisory firm headed by Craig Featherby, has opened an office in Blantyre, Malawi, bringing to five the number of countries in which it ... Blantyre is Malawi's centre of finance and commerce, and its second-largest city, behind Lilongwe, the capital.
Among others, they include: his views on the selling of church materials and his success in business in relation with the ministry. ... The BBC noted that Prophet Bushiri has come a long way from his upbringing in Mzuzu, a city in northern Malawi but that nowadays, he can fill sports stadiums with tens of ...
According to sources, Prophet Bushiri along side with his spiritual father Uebert Angel of Zimbabwe are in the country since Wednesday discussing a business project. This comes just a few days after the Prophet launched a multi-million hotel in South Africa. Upon vising Lilongwe Shop-rite on Thursday, ...
Malawi Manchester Association was formed five years ago with the aim of bringing Malawians in the city of Manchester together. This will be the first time that the group has decided to mix a talent show with a business Expo. Among the Malawians owned businesses to feature at the expo include the legal ...
“We've been around for some time now; and, so far, we have not disappointed any client,” said Kumwenda, a graduate of the University of Malawi's The Polytechnic. Other 360 Visuals clients include the Office of President and Cabinet (OPC), Malawi Airlines, Action Aid and the African Development Bank ...
Milk processor, Dairibord Holdings Limited, will make a decision on the fate of its Malawi division in the next six months after the unit continued on a perennial loss making path. Finance director Mercy Ndoro, told an analysts briefing on Wednesday that Dairibord Malawi had continued to be the group's ...
"We are very glad to help our Malawian friends to develop. We have rich experience in agriculture development and poverty alleviation," he said. He added that China will assist to develop irrigation, commercial agriculture and establish agricultural product processing system in the country. Malawi ...
People living in Blantyre City have expressed concerns over persistence blackouts which have hit a lot of areas in the country saying it is affecting businesses. According to some people we interviewed in the commercial city of the country blackouts are affecting many businesses in particular people who ... Malawi
Thanks to the benevolence of the World Bank, over the years the Malawi government had criticized the fact that expensive broad band and internet connectivity constituted a serious barrier to Malawi's doing business indicators in the agro- based economy which it said could rapidly grow and diversify from ... Malawi
Malawi arts cooperative launches online store. February 22, 2018 Pius Nyondo- Nyasa Times Be the first to comment ... APMC business executive, Isaac Chingota, told Nyasa Times on Wednesday that the store can be accessed via www.apmcstore.com. “The store has been established to provide alternative distribution for ... Malawi
LILONGWE-(MaraviPost)-The Business Committee of Parliament has instructed secretariat to deduct allowances of legislators who absent themselves from proceedings without informing the Speaker. The Speaker Richard Msowoya announced the new arrangement on Monday in the on going 2017/2018 ... Malawi
A cholera outbreak in Malawi described as "very difficult to contain" has claimed nine lives and affected a total of 541 people nationwide, health officials said today. The outbreak began in November near the landlocked southern African nations northern border with Tanzania and has since spread to other ... Malawi
Also to be submited in the EOI, whose deadline is this Friday, February 23, are a copy of recent audited accounts and minimum of three business referees; evidence of matches ... Malawi football has been of amateur state for far too long but now turning it into commercial seems to be on right track. Keep it ... Malawi
Malawi Manchester Association was formed five years ago with the aim of bringing Malawians in the city of Manchester together. This will be the first time that the group has decided to mix a talent show with a business Expo. Among the Malawians owned businesses to feature at the expo include the legal ... Malawi
BLANTYRE: Production of tea, Malawi's second largest export commodity after tobacco, rose 6 percent to 45.6 million kilograms in 2017 from 43 ... Tea production is dominated by commercial farmers who cultivate 18,000 hectares in the southern Malawi highland districts of Mulanje and Thyolo, while a ... Malawi
In his remarks, Director and Chief Executive Officer of COMESA Competition Commission, George Lipimire, said the workshop was one in a series currently being carried out in all the 19 COMESA member states targeting legal practitioners and business captains. Lipimire said it was important that lawyers ... Malawi
The traders said the selling of food is their only way of earning a living and if they stop doing the business, they will put themselves in trouble. “I know that the city ... comes to an end. Since November last year, Malawi has recorded about 500 cases of cholera and eight people have died from the disease. Malawi
“Our aim is to provide excellentand affordable services for the growth of our clients' business,” he said. Scandi Gruppen AB Managing Director Tryggve Erlandsson confirmed that the new partnership with Beata will extend to providing free training to Malawian youths on how to service the machines. Malawi
BLANTYRE (Reuters) - Cholera cases in Malawi have tripled and four more people have died, the Ministry of Health said on Monday, a month after the spread of the disease from Zambia was thought to have been contained. Ministry of Health spokesman Joshua Malango said the number of cases had ... Malawi
Tea is largely grown by large commercial estates as well as smallholder farmers in Mulanje, Thyolo and Nkhata Bay. There are about 18,000 hectares of tea grown in Malawi. About half or 9,000 hectares are located in Thyolo, 6,220 hectares in Mulanje, and 650 hectares in Nkhata Bay located on the ... Malawi
At the heart of a worrisome dry spell and armyworms which have posed fears of a food shortage situation this farming season, Malawi government says the threat ... According to Gondwe, the K45.2 billion government used to bail out ADMARC by repaying the parastatal's loans to commercial banks means ... Malawi


 

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