22 March 2019
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  Lilongwe, June 23: Members of parliament (MPs) have asked government to collect taxes from the mobile money services providers. Speaking during the passing of payment system bill Member of Parliament from Dowa East Richard Banda, said the system is good and that the government should implement it to the…
Kasungu, November 9, 2015: Kasungu Municipality Deputy Mayor Ephate Joshua has said the council will need about K10 million to renovate it's structures that were gutted by fire in the Kasungu main market last month. Joshua said shops, offices used by Council official and other structures were destroyed during the fire.…
Chikwawa, November 9, 2015: One of the beneficiaries of the Campaign for Female Education (Camfed) Seed Money Schemes (SMSs) in Chikwawa has said the scheme has positively enhanced her living standards. Apart from the provision of tertiary education to girls that have done well in their Malawi School Leaving Certificate…
Lilongwe, November 9, 2015:  Nyamende Events and Transport Services will on November 11 resume their transport operations which stopped in May 2015. In an interview with Malawi News Agency, founder Themba Nyamende said previously the company had one ticket selling point in Johannesburg before the privilege of operating from Johannesburg…
Lilongwe, 6 November 2015, Mana: Lilongwe city on Thursday hosted an inventors and innovators event dubbed “Pitch Night”. The event, which was the first of its kind in Lilongwe attracted young budding inventors and innovators who showcased their products in front of potential sponsors and international development partners. Guest of…
Lilongwe, 4 November, 2015: Japanese Ambassador, Shuichiro Nishioka has on Wednesday exchanged grant notes with the Minister of Finance, Economic planning and development, Goodall Gondwe The notes approve and signify a grant from the Government of Japan to Malawi under the Japanese Grant Aid Scheme for the project of expansion…
Blantyre, October 28, 2015: The Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) has finally taken over the task of collecting the Technical Entrepreneurial Vocational Education Training (Tevet) levy from employers to allow the Tevet Authority concentrate on its core business of provision of training. MRA is already in tax collection business and therefore…
Blantyre, October 28, 2015:  Blantyre City Council (BCC) says illegal vending continues to affect the council’s operations in its quest to collect enough revenue to develop the city and keep it clean.  BCC Public Relations Manager, Anthony Kasunda told Malawi News Agency (Mana) that illegal vending contributes to littering practices…
Lilongwe, October 20, 2015: Businessmen at Malangalanga Spare-parts Market on Sunday foiled fire that would have destroyed their goods worth over MK450 million, they nabbed the suspected arsonist in the process. Chairperson for the Market, James Kajawo, confirmed the incident and told Mana on Tuesday that the fire was “deliberately”…
Lilongwe, October 20, 2015: Minister of Finance Economic Planning and Development, Goodall Gondwe has advised Malawians to prepare for tough economic times ahead though he says the pain will be short lived. Gondwe made the assertion in Lilongwe Tuesday during a high level dialogue between Cabinet Ministers and the Civil…

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Focus on dwindling wheat farming

Focus on dwindling wheat farming

Karonga, March 19, 2019: Wheat demand is over 100, 000 metric tons per year in Malawi but the country is failing to produce locally to meet the demand for the major raw material for bread and cake flour production. Locally, wheat is favourably grown in Mzimba, Rumphi, Mwanza, Neno, Mangochi, Mulanj...