Bram Fudzulani

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.
Nov 19, 2020

Malawi fast-tracks regulation to halt expiry dates on data bundles

Industry regulator MACRA has drafted the Communication Type Approval Regulation 2020.
Nov 13, 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.
Mar 26, 2020

‘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.
Feb 14, 2020

Malawi draws up new cyber security guidelines to protect finance

Country's Reserve Bank introduces new regulations finalised in October 2019.