Tags: CSR

Mwanza communities schooled in mining concessions

  Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) has urged communities in Mwanza to demand a community development agreement (CDA) and not a corporate social responsibility (CSR) agreement from prospective mining companies interested in Corundum-crystalline form of aluminium oxide with traces of iron in Thambani Mountain. EAM-Tonse Tipindule project officer Golden Mbaula-Phiri said this on September 23…

Government gives up taxes to Vale

Poor negotiating skills have cost Malawi a fortune in a concession agreement it struck with Brazilian mining company, Vale Logistics Limited (VLL), as the deal favours the company, according to The Nation’s analysis of the pact and tax experts. Malawi is expected to be getting K920 million (about $2 million) annually out of the K460…

The yellow cake that never cheered Malawi

Announced amid a huge political storm—a post election impasse refusing to abate—news that Australian energy giant, Paladin Energy Limited has halted production at the country’s sole uranium mine at Kayelekera in Karonga has been greeted with nervousness and regret by the country’s economic watchers. The development has, however, received a little lukewarm reaction than it…