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Cross border trade critical in achieving regional integration

AS COVID-19 continues wreaking havoc to nations, a strengthened regional integration is critical in keeping fragile economies running.From time immemorial, cross-border trade, especially at small scale levels has been showing significant potential in promoting regional trade.Various studies have shown that regional trade at small scale level has the capacity to contribute to poverty reduction and […]

‘Protect rights of older workers’

By CHUSA SICHONE-THE International Labour Organisation (ILO) has called for the protection of the right of older workers to equality of treatment.ILO director for Zambia, Malawi and Mozambique George Okutho said protection of older workers was in line with the organisation’s Older Workers Recommendation of 1980.Mr Okutho said this in a speech read for him […]

Southern African Countries Battle to Save Own Tobacco Industry

[The Herald] A coalition of five Southern African countries met recently in Malawi to discuss ways to address the growing global anti-tobacco lobby which is imposing tighter regulations and heavy taxes on the golden leaf, a major source of export earni...

Malawi U-23 Register First Win in Belgium

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Under 23 football national team on Tuesday registered their first win in one of their seven lined up training matches against Belgian clubs in readiness for their crucial 2019 Afcon qualifying back to back matches against neighbour...

Temfuma Clobbered

[Times of Zambia] Exodus Boxing Promotions manager Anthony Mwamba described Anos Temfuma's defeat to Namibian Wilberforce Shihepo as a perfect preparation for November's fight against Lembani Lano of Malawi in Lusaka.

Police Arrest Four Over Bones of Albino

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police in Kasungu are keeping in custody four people for allegedly transacting in tissues extracted from a corpse of a person with albinism.

Chess Team Pleads for Sponsorship

[Nyasa Times] After failing to send potential youths to an international junior tournament last August in Port Elizabeth, South Africa due to financial constraints, Chess Association of Malawi (Chessam), which is courting the corporate world for suppor...

Non-Titled Zambian Player Wins Mdina Malawi Open

[Nyasa Times] Non-titled Zambian chess player Goodwin Phiri is the new champion for Mdina Malawi Open Chess Championship following his triumph during the nine-round tournament hel from Friday to Sunday at Simama Hotel in Lilongwe.

Zambia’s General Kanene Faces Malawi Artists in Weekend Shows

[Nyasa Times] Fun seekers in Liwonde, Lilongwe and Mzuzu are expected to have another busy and unforgettable weekend as they are set to watch and dance to live tunes from two of southern Africa's giant artists Soldier Lucius Banda-representing Malawi a...

Tanzania-Zambia Railway Wins Deal to Transport Malawi Fuel

[Daily News] Malawi government has contracted Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) to transport 48 million litres of petroleum products from Dar es Salaam port in the next 12 months, starting from next month.