Malawi to establish IT authority to streamline telecommunications
Country’s Minister of Information and Digitalisation also announces the country plans to review current tax structure applied to telecommunications.Michael Malakata
Rise in demand for Digital Financial Services in Malawi
Latest statistics based on Reserve Bank’s quarterly National Payment Systems report.
Malawi fast-tracks regulation to halt expiry dates on data bundles
Industry regulator MACRA has drafted the Communication Type Approval Regulation 2020.
Time running out for Malawi’s operators over data bundle expiry dates
Consumer, tech organisations lobby government to intervene as regulator remains tight-lipped on the matter.
Malawi reconsidering legal status of cryptocurrencies
Reserve Bank of Malawi details dilemma that banning digital currency would force users to ‘go underground’.
Malawi pushes up mobile, internet penetration
But industry representatives say more has to be done to provide more widespread access to the Net.
Malawi rolls out Thandizo to combat COVID-19
Newly established health system addresses gaps in local efforts to curb pandemic.
‘Banks alone cannot bring about financial inclusion’
Malawi’s ICT Association President emphasises the need for balance between interests of banks and those of Fintech firms.
Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance
Country's Reserve Bank introduces new regulations finalised in October 2019.