Malawi’s Central Bank confirms increased consumer confidence in Fintech

Reserve Bank of Malawi releases National Payment Systems report for the period ended December 2022.
Feb 8, 2023

Mama Money banks on TNM to expand service in Malawi

South Africa-based Fintech to leverage TNM Mpamba offering to expand remittance services.
Jan 24, 2023

Malawians will have to fork out 10% more for internet

Airtel Malawi and Telekom Networks Malawi have increased the price of data bundles by 10%.
Jan 20, 2023

Malawi’s tech industry urges gov’t to rethink taxes

ICT Association of Malawi and the Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry have called for tax review.
Jan 16, 2023

Malawi's Central Bank debuts new instant money transfer tech

Reserve Bank of Malawi urges local financial services market to help drive financial inclusion through digital channels.
Jan 6, 2023

Malawi’s TNM predicts huge loss in after-tax profit

Company secretary cautions that the projections are based on a trading update and attributed to the impact of weakened local currency.
Nov 24, 2022

Malawi: Consumer rights boss blasts telcos over high data costs

‘Shocking that most of the companies in the country were pushing consumers to the edge by raising tariffs instead of improving internal inefficiencies’ - CAMA Executive Director.
Oct 25, 2022

Malawi's Malcel to launch services in October 2023

Company plans to establish 1,300 sites to service rural and urban areas.
Oct 24, 2022

Malawi looks to satellite connectivity to drive down data prices

SpaceX’s StarLink secures Malawi’s first satellite internet service provider licences, to cover network facilities, network services and application services.
Sep 16, 2022

COMESA urges governments to subsidise telecoms infrastructure

Regional bloc expresses concern over high cost of mobile phone services, including data, and emphasises infrastructure sharing as a solution.
Sep 12, 2022

Malawi: Airtel will invest despite volatile Kwacha

Company says costs have increased by 199% as a result of 25% devaluation of local currency.

Access, literacy and gender disparity slow Malawi’s Fintech fitness

CEO of the Bankers Association of Malawi lauds buy-in from banks, roll out of technology, but cautions the need for financial literacy and more access to services.