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Blantyre, May 13, Mana: Authoritiesat the Government Building Complex in Blantyre have expressed uncertainty over when the elevators in the infrastructure would be operational, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. In an interview on Friday, Acting Regional Housing Officer for the South, Zechariah Chirambo disclosed that consistent supply of social…
Blantyre, May 13, 2018: Government has said it will create over 17, 000 jobs for the youth with support from the African Development Bank as one way of empowering the youth to actively participate in national development activities. Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports and Manpower Development, Francis Kasaila disclosed this…
Machinga, May 13, 2018: Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Aggrey Masi on Saturday switched on Msosa Power Line to mark the official lighting of Gawanani Trading Centre in Traditional Authority Nkula in Machinga. Msosa Power Line has been installed under Malawi Rural Electrification Programme (MAREP) Phrase 8 whose…
Dowa, May 13, 2018: Dowa District Council has approved a revised Mponela Urban Structure Plan, a blue print guiding what and where developers should construct in the upcoming modern town.  The approval was made after Principal Physical Planning Officer in the Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning, Suzan Nyirenda, made…
Blantyre, May 12, 2018: The country’s tax collecting body, Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has launched a three month ‘Lisiti Langa’ Electronic Fiscal Device (EFD) Raffle Draw promotion campaign in Blantyre. The campaign, which will run from May 11 to July 27, 2018, seeks to encourage consumers to demand an EFD…
Blantyre, May 11, 2018:  Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) says the Electronic Fiscal Device (EFDs) which was launched in 2015 is bearing fruits in enhancing collection of Value Added Tax (VAT) by the tax collecting body. Speaking during the official launch of Lisiti Langa Rafle Draw Promotion campaign in Blantyre on…
Dowa, May 11, 2018: The Reserve Bank of Malawi(RBM) has asked Dowa District Executive Committee (DEC) members to become agents of change in ensuring that rural people are able to save a part of their money for a purpose, in order to improve their lives. The Bank’s Chief Examiner, Consumer…
Mzuzu, May 11, 2018: Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has asked broadcasters to comply with the obligation of submitting audited accounts annually to avoid having their licenses revoked.  MACRA’s technical advisor on digital migration, Benson Tembo made the appeal Thursday in Mzuzu when the regulatory authority briefed broadcasters in the…
Mzuzu, May 11, 2018: Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) Malawi says social accountability is a prerequisite for the promotion of service delivery, budget tracking and financial governance at all levels. VSO Malawi Monitoring and Evaluation lead person, Charles Mvula, made the remarks Thursday when he closed a three-day training workshop on…
Lilongwe 10 May, 2018: Lilongwe District Council has  hailed Local Government Accountability and Performance  (LGAP) project for incentivizing markets and its personnel that are doing well on market fees collection in the country.  Lilongwe Council Chairperson, John Kamanga  and Director of Finance,  Charles Mhone said LGAP has helped a lot…

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Building resilience through fish farming

 Building resilience through fish farming

Mchinji, July 19: Fisheries and aquaculture are a vital source of nutritious food, says the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO). Yet their current production and supply is failing to meet the global demand in terms of nutrition requirements and sustaining the livelihoods of many. In Malawi,...