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%.Michael Malakata
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.
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.
Malawi gains ground in Fintech adoption
Figures released by the Reserve Bank of Malawi reflect growth in both volume and value of digital transactions.
Business, tech lobbies Malawi’s govt to relax tax
Officials received requests to review taxation policies on ICT services.
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 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.