Category: Business News

Poor leaf costs Malawi K26bn

Malawi’s tobacco industry last year lost an estimated $155 million (about K26 billion) in revenue arising from poor quality leaf that flooded the country’s…
100% minibus fare hike looms

Malawians, already bruised by escalating commodity prices, should brace for even harder times as the Minibus Owners Association of Malawi (Moam) are preparing a…
Paprika brings hope

At a time crop diversification has become more critical to create a wider base for the export market, a study has found that production…
TCC sees 2012 tobacco demand at 160 m kg

Malawi’s tobacco regulatory body the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) wants to restrict the 2011/2012 growing season’s tobacco production to between 150 million kg and…