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Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Rwanda still optimistic on Murekezi extradition

The Rwandan Prosecution Authority is still optimistic of netting genocide convict Vincent Murekezi and other Rwandan nationals suspected to have committed various crimes back in their country. The Principal Resident Magistrate’s Court...

Escom ‘disowns’ judge’s fire

The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) has said it is not to blame for the ferocious fire that razed Justice Charles Mkandawire’s house yesterday, leaving behind serious damage to property. The...

Wonders of integrated health care

James was devastated when he and his wife tested HIV positive in 2010. The newlyweds feared that they would pass the virus to their children. A nurse provides health pep talk during an...

MCCCI wants conducive environment for business

The Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI) has urged government to create a conducive environment for businesses to thrive. In its January 2017 Business Perspective issue, the private sector...

Half-year peformance reassuring, says IMF

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says while the half-year fiscal performance is reassuring and has a clear focus, consolidation will need continued focus on bringing down inflation with fiscal discipline as...

Auleria Kadyampakeni: Building a school to give back to her community

In a society where there are various challenges lowering the socio-economic development status, people tend to leave everything in the hands of relevant authorities to make a change. On their own, the...

His, hers or their finances?

The issue of finances in marriages can be controversial and may lead to the collapse of the institutions. The majority of couples prefer to control their finances, while others opt for joint...

Economic prospects doomed—Opposition

Opposition political parties represented in Parliament have said there is no sign that the country’s economy is on the rebound after finance Minister’s failure in his Mid- year Budget Review Statement...

Budget reduced by K20bn

Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe yesterday trimmed the 2016/17 budget by K20 billion following poor performance of grants and development support from donors in the first-half of...

Economy on rebound—Gondwe

Public purse keeper Goodall Gondwe yesterday painted a picture of a Malawi economy on the rebound; its public finances on the mend and a ‘baby come back’ romance with donors who...

APPLICATIONS

Local Amendment Bill proposes to change DC, CEO titles to Clerk...

The 2016 Local Government Amendment (No.2) Bill, which is at the Cabinet level, has proposed to amend various provisions of the Act and also...