Listed hospitality company Sunbird Tourism Limited has entered into a 10-year contract with African Parks Malawi for Thawale Tented Lodge and Mwembezi Restaurant in Majete Wildlife Reserve in Chikwawa.
The Reserve Bank of Malawi has expressed optimism that the economy will rebound in 2017, predicting domestic economic activity to grow by 5.6 per cent.
Malawi has launched a testing center for humanitarian drones. The project is intended to explore the best ways to use drones to transport medicine and blood samples.
Malawi has signed a memorandum of understanding with Tanzania government on Songwe River Basin Development Programme (SRBD).
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has approved that Malawi government authorities be granted more time to achieve the Extended Credit Facility (ECF) programme objectives for which it borrowed $146.7 million.
A new Kwacha 2000 new note is set to be unveiled in December according to the Reserve Bank of Malawi, necessitated by economic crisis and devaluation of the Kwacha. “We want to tell Malawians that starting from December end they will be using a new note and that is K2000,” said RBM manager Charles Tchuka
The African Development Bank (AfDB) Group Board of Directors has approved a US $17 million (about MK 12.2 billion) Food Crisis Response Budget Support Programme grant for Malawi.
International money transfer company, Mukuru, has opened its first branch in Malawi following a surge in remittances from people in the diaspora to Malawi.
Opportunity Bank of Malawi has introduced a credit facility targeting SMEs which will see the bank’s customers get up to $140,000 loan to expand their businesses.
The Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority, MERA has revised the price of fuel upwards in a move that has been greeted by criticism by both businesses who cite the already higher fuel charges.
In a move meant to tighten security measures and tame postal crime, the Malawi Posts Corporation has announced a raft of measures that ensure that only legal items pass through the post.
Digital money transfer service WorldRemit has introduced overseas remittances to mobile money accounts in Malawi. Users of the WorldRemit App or website will be able to securely send money transfers to any Airtel Money account in the country.
Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has banned importation and selling of Mozambican produced Frozy drinks for failing to meet required Malawi Standards.
Myjobo.com, Malawi’s largest online job site has rolled out a tailor made service that fast tracks the recruitment process while reducing time and cost, as it seeks to respond to employers, both private companies and government’s feedback.
Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi will depart China on Jan. 30 to pay official visits to Malawi, Mauritius, Mozambique and Namibia, before attending a Syria donors conference in London on Feb.4.
Malawi’s government said Monday that investors can now access the country’s Geophysical data following a successful Airborne Geophysical survey under the Mining Governance and Growth Support Project funded by the World Bank.
AgDevCo, in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, recently announced a $15.4 million plan to boost the incomes of smallholder farmers in Ghana, Malawi, Mozambique, Senegal, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia writes SAM OKWAKOL.
American Standard is currently in field testing for three new models of its patented SaTo sanitary toilet products that help reduce the transmission of disease and odors from traditional open pit latrines.
Malawi's Ministry of Health has been working with WHO to train community health workers to treat common childhood diseases under the Rapid Access Expansion (RAcE) programme– funded by the Government of Canada and launched in 2013.
Airtel customers can now enjoy flat and affordable rates for its customers travelling across Airtel’s Africa countries, after the introduction of “One Airtel.”
Retail chain SPAR International has announced plans to grow its footprint in Africa after launching its first store in Cameroon, one week after opening a supermarket in Lilongwe, the capital of Malawi.
Amref Health Africa, in partnership with its donors and sponsors, will invest a further $2.4million in maternal and child health programmes in Africa.
Malawi is set to get over $20 million from the India-Africa Forum Summit (IAFS) where Malawi President is expected to attend from October 26 to 29, 2015 in New Dheli, India.
fastjet Tanzania’s first flight between Dar es Salaam in Tanzania and Lilongwe in Malawi took off today, marking the launch of the low-cost airline’s sixth international route in Africa.
fastjet Tanzania has announced that flights on its newest and sixth international route will commence on 27th July 2015 between Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Lilongwe, Malawi
Malawi and the European Union (EU) on Monday signed a financial agreement amounting to €560 million to guide cooperation under the National Indicative Programme (NIP) until 2020.
The community around Limbe Health Centre have become the most recent beneficiary of TNM’s life-changing Ufulu@50 Promotion after receiving medical equipment through a TNM customer, Soche Hill Secondary School Form 3 student, Florence Khondiwa.
The U.S. Trade and Development Agency has awarded a grant to the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining (MNREM) of the Republic of Malawi.
Angolan mobile operator Unitel is planning to expand its activities in the countries of the Southern African Development Community (SADC), announced its chairman, Isabel dos Santos.
Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today announced key appointments in its new organizational structure at Airtel Africa aimed at pursuing its growth agenda.
The DHL “Africa As One” campaign for the build up to the 2015 Rugby World Cup continued through Zimbabwe yesterday when it held coaching clinics at St Georges College.
The Governing Board of the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) has today made a decision to boost its research in ...
Standard Bank Malawi customers now have the opportunity to pay for terrestrial television channel GOtv using flexible monthly installments following Monday’s ...