Malawi Bureau of Standards warns traders

The Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) has warned traders of stiff punishment if found using counterfeit scales in their business transactions. The news is a relief to local customers and smallholder f...

UGI triumphs in insurance quiz

United General Insurance (UGI) last week emerged overall winners in the Insurance Institute of Malawi (IIM) quiz which started in December 2016. UGI beat Nico General Insurance Company Limited by nin...

ESCOM loses K120m court case

The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) has been ordered by the High Court in Mzuzu to payout millions after the statutory corporation failed to challenge a court case involving the elec...

Charcoal demand increases in Mzuzu

Persistent electricity blackouts have increased the demand for charcoal in Mzuzu which is threatening the survival of nearby forests like Chikangawa Forest. Random interviews from charcoal sellers an...

Kazembe out of Smedi

State-run Small and Medium Enterprise Development Institute (Smedi) did not renew the contract of its former chief executive officer Charles Kazembe after it expired in October 2016. Kazembe was impl...

PR Society now legal body, registered

Public Relations Society of Malawi (PRSM), a grouping of public relations and communication professionals from the public and private sector has been registered in line with the Trustees Incorporatio...