Business, tech lobbies Malawi’s govt to relax tax

Officials received requests to review taxation policies on ICT services.
Michael Malakata
Sep 30, 2021

Comesa gives the go-ahead on Helios tower deal

Organisation receives payment for fine imposed in September.
Sep 17, 2021

Malawi’s TNM not feeling the COVID-19 heat

Company confident it will deliver positive results, says its customer base has increased by 26% to 4.5 million over the last six months of this year.
Sep 2, 2021

TNM, Airtel Malawi urge govt to help combat mobile money fraud

Companies argue that the use of mobile devices in prisons is a likely source.
Aug 25, 2021

Lack of connectivity is costing Malawi

Study by country’s industry regulator finds that telecommunications could generate an additional US$13m in revenue annually.
Aug 10, 2021

A Fintech first for Malawi

TNM Mpamba partners with MasterCard to enable virtual local and international e-commerce transactions.
Jul 15, 2021

Malawi to roll out €1m Fintech project

Four-year digital finance for resilience project aims to encourage financial inclusivity, specifically among marginalised groups.
Jul 13, 2021

Malawi's TNM has invested US$39m in telecoms infrastructure

Part of the company’s ongoing effort to digitally transform and strengthen operations amid ongoing challenges.
Jul 5, 2021

World Bank laments Malawi's high internet prices, unpredictable connectivity

Institution says country is missing out on potential US$189-million in additional GDP and US$33-million in tax revenue per year.
Jun 28, 2021

Malawi launches second phase of national fibre backbone project

The project is being implemented by Huawei Technologies and will include nearly 3, 000 kilometres of fibre optic cables.
May 24, 2021

Malawi’s central bank blames pandemic for drop in Fintech use

Reserve Bank releases report confirming decrease in volume generated by all electronic payment streams.
May 11, 2021

MTL profit hit hard by pandemic

Government puts pressure on holding company to quickly address the issue.
May 10, 2021

Malawi taps into US$72.4m fund to drive major digital overhaul

Country’s Public Private Partnership Commission has tabled three core strategies as part of the Digital Malawi Project.