Tags: Malawi Tea

Cumulative tea earnings down 39 percent

Cumulative earnings from tea, one of the country’s export crops, has dropped by 39 percent year-on-year to $2.7 million (K1.2 billion) from the previous year’s $4.4 million (K1.9 billion), according to a latest report. In its monthly economic review for March 2015, Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has attributed the “relatively lower earnings” to lower…

Taml donates tea to MPs

Tea Association of Malawi (Taml), a representative body of tea estates, last Wednesday gave 50 kilogrammes (kg) of tea to members of Parliament (MPs) currently sitting in Lilongwe. The donation was received by the chairperson of Agriculture Committee of Parliament, Felix Jumbe, who is Salima Central MP. Taml chief executive officer Clement Thindwa, in an…