Comesa Reiterates Continued Support To Malawi

Comesa Reiterates Continued Support To Malawi

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretary General Chileshe Kapwepwe says her organisation will continue supporting Malawi in its development activities. The Comesa CEO this when she held a bilateral meeting with Hon. Francis Kasaila M. P, Minister of Foreign Affairs and international Cooperation in Niamey, Niger, on the sidelines of the […]

Malawi Joins Fellow AU Member States To Launch The AfCFTA

Malawi Joins Fellow AU Member States To Launch The AfCFTA

Malawi has joined fellow African Union (AU) Member States to formally  launch the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) at the 12th Extraordinary Session of the Assembly of the Union  in Niamey, Niger on 7th July, 2019. The African Continental Free Trade Agreement(AfCFTA) is a preferential trade agreement amongst 55 African Union member states, with […]

TNM Profit Rises 27%, Eyes Data Business

TNM Profit Rises 27%, Eyes Data Business

…Data contributes 15.4% of revenue …Voice revenue remains key to profitability …Mobile money grows 56% y/y “An increasing contribution from data, TNM Mpamba and Enterprise services in aggregate accounting for 23% of total revenues (up from 18%) reflects the transformation of our business so far” Net profit for Telekom Networks Malawi Plc rose 27 percent […]

Standard Bank Donates K4 Million Worth of Learning Materials to National Reading Program

Standard Bank Donates K4 Million Worth of Learning Materials to National Reading Program

Standard Bank says it remains committed to collaborate with Government of Malawi in supporting education interventions that will drive the country’s development forward both in short and long term. The bank’s chief financial officer, Temwani Simwaka, said this at Mponela 2 Primary School in Dowa district when Standard Bank donated supplementary learning materials valued at […]

UK Virtual Doctors Pilot Telemedicine with TNM in Malawi

UK Virtual Doctors Pilot Telemedicine with TNM in Malawi

Blantyre, July 2, 2019 –Virtual Doctors (VDrs) of the United Kingdom have commended TNM Plc, for supporting the pilot phase of the Telemedicine project being implemented in Lilongwe helping people from rural areas access specialist doctors. Telemedicine which is the remote diagnosis and treatment of patients by means of telecommunications technology, is being piloted by […]

FDH Bank Lawyers Warn Chakwera, Chilima And HRDC

FDH Bank Lawyers Warn Chakwera, Chilima And HRDC

Lawyers for FDH Bank have warned Lazarus Chakwera, Saulos Chilima and HRDC against continued scandalizing of the bank and damaging its property. Chakwera, Chilima and HRDC have made the bank a target of attacks during the demonstrations related to the elections. They have damaged the bank’s Lilongwe Branch twice within the past three weeks. But […]

Malawi Car Importers and Traders to Access Goods at Mbeya Dry Port…Distance to be Reduced by 900 km

Malawi Car Importers and Traders to Access Goods at Mbeya Dry Port…Distance to be Reduced by 900 km

By Leonard Masauli in Kasumulu, Tanzania Malawi car importers and other traders will no longer have to travel to Dar es Salaam to access their goods as the Tanzanian Government is making an initiative to improve Mbeya Cargo Dry Port to cut the distance short. Senior Customs Officer at Kasumulu Border, Majaliwa Ndukutu, revealed the […]

Mybucks Launches Cashpendendence Promotion

Mybucks Launches Cashpendendence Promotion

In a bid to join Malawians in celebrating 55 years of independence, the Malawi’ commercial bank, MyBucks on Monday launched cashpendence Promotion. Chief commercial officer , Bernard Mkandawire told a news conference at its Bank headquarters that the grand price for the promotion is K2Million. Mkandawire said prior to the grand prize the Bank will […]

Hitting The Nail: MEC Exposes Times Group in K4bn Account Story

Hitting The Nail: MEC Exposes Times Group in K4bn Account Story

Times Group has been exposed as one of those institutions that got payments from the Malawi Electoral Commission through the Chief Elections Officer account which the paper claims is irregular. Times Group has been exposed as one of those institutions that got payments from the Malawi Electoral Commission through the Chief Elections Officer account which […]