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Dutch company IDH partners MMCT for Mulanje Mountain conservation

Dutch company IDH partners MMCT for Mulanje Mountain conservation

A Dutch trade company- IDH has partnered with Mulanje Mountain Conservation Trust (MMCT) in addressing deforestation in Mulanje Mountain Forest Reserve under two months ‘Landscape Management Project’. For two weeks now, IDH and MMCT have been supporting tree planting activities in the mountain close to Mbewa and Gibisani villages. The two partners said deforestation in […]

MINISTER USI URGES TOURISM OPERATORS TO SELL MALAWI

MINISTER USI URGES TOURISM OPERATORS TO SELL MALAWI

By Emmanuel Mwandama, a Contributor Minister of Tourism, Culture and Wildlife Michael Usi has urged tourism operators to sell Malawi so that the industry can get back its lost glory. He was speaking on Monday during an interface meeting he had with tourism operators of Mulanje Mountain in an effort to discuss challenges they are […]

FDH BANK CREATES K0.5BILLION FUND FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

FDH BANK CREATES K0.5BILLION FUND FOR WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS

Listed FDH Bank has created a revolving K0.5 billion fund dubbed ‘FDH Amayi Atakate Fund’ to support women owned Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in the country to realize their full growth potential. FDH Bank plc Head of Marketing and Communications Levie Nkunika said the Bank has created the special fund with a purpose to […]

STANDARD BANK DANGLES K10MILLION TO WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS: HOLDS MONTH-LONG ONLINE BUSINESS WORKSHOP

STANDARD BANK DANGLES K10MILLION TO WOMEN ENTREPRENEURS: HOLDS MONTH-LONG ONLINE BUSINESS WORKSHOP

PRESS STATEMENT For Immediate Release Lilongwe, March 8, 2021 – Standard Bank Plc is today proud to announce launch a month-long series of interactive online seminars for Women Entrepreneurs and Thought Leaders in commemoration of this year’s International Women’s Day (IWD). The series—to run from March 8, March 17, March 24 and March 31, 2021—will […]

THE PUBLIC SERVICE SYSTEMS REVIEW TASKFORCE–A CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

THE PUBLIC SERVICE SYSTEMS REVIEW TASKFORCE–A CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS

The Public Service Systems Review Taskforce is inviting the general public to submit their views, proposals and comments on the review of the three Government Systems of Allowances, Procurement and Employment Contracts as mandated by His Excellency Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera, President of the Republic of Malawi, on 14th February 2021.Please categorise your submissions as […]

MTAMBO DEALING IN DRUGS

MTAMBO DEALING IN DRUGS

Details have started emerging on cabinet minister Timothy Mtambo dealings in drugs after his official government vehicle was stolen in Lilongwe only to be found in Bwengu in Rumphi on Wednesday. We can reveal that Mtambo has been dealing in drugs and the ‘theft’ of his official vehicle has opened a Pandora’s box. Our impeccable […]

RESILIENT POLICIES CRUCIAL FOR POST COVID COME BACK-CHILIMA

RESILIENT POLICIES CRUCIAL FOR POST COVID COME BACK-CHILIMA

Resilient policies and strategies are crucial for Least Developed Countries (LDCs) to enable them jump start the economy after the devastation caused by COVID 19, Malawi’s Vice President said on Tuesday. Dr. Saulos Chilima was speaking when he participated in a session on rethinking structural transformation in African Least Developed Countries (LDCs) in the era […]

UTM MP DOSSI REWARDS STUDENTS SELECTED TO NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOLS

UTM MP DOSSI REWARDS STUDENTS SELECTED TO NATIONAL SECONDARY SCHOOLS

By Emmanuel Mwandama, a Contributor UTM Member of Parliament for Chikwawa West, Susan Dossi has rewarded 30 students that have been selected to various national secondary schools from her constituency with a start-up package to support them as they start their secondary school life. The start-up package includes luggage bags, school bags, writing materials, clothes, […]