R/€ = 14.20
R/$ = 11.08
Au 1216.40 $/oz
Pt 1339.00 $/oz
May 23, 2014
Malawi’s Lilongwe Water Board has set aside $9-million for water works that will include the construction of reservoir tanks and dams. GM Gabriel Gonani says the water board has accessed the funds for the project, aimed at improving water supply and sanitation...
Mar 27, 2014
The SA Airways reinstated flights to Blantyre, Malawi, on Wednesday. "SAA will be resuming three flights per week between Johannesburg and Blantyre from today [Wednesday] as per the normal schedule," said spokesperson Tlali Tlali in a statement.
Mar 21, 2014
Pumps manufacturer APE Pumps has been awarded a €4.1-million rectifying contract to complete upgrades at the town of Walkers Ferry’s raw water and high-lift pumping stations near Blantyre, Malawi. The raw water pumping station, which is located on the Shire river...
Aug 09, 2013
Malawi’s Ministry of Water Development and Irrigation is inviting expressions of interest from eligible consulting firms keen on providing consulting services, including the preparation of detailed designs for water intake works on the Shire river, water treatment...
Feb 01, 2013
Bridge Projects, formerly Bridge Clearing and Forwarding, has expanded its service offering to become a turnkey projects management company, in line with its group strategy, says Bridge Shipping Group CEO Colin Emanuel.
May 25, 2012
The Malawi Roads Authority (MRA) is inviting proposals from eligible consulting firms for the supervision of the rehabilitation of selected roads in the cities of Lilongwe, Zomba and Blantyre.
Mar 30, 2012
The Malawi government plans to invest $25-million in the construction of fuel reserves in the country’s three major cities of Lilongwe, Blantyre and Mzuzu.
Jul 08, 2011
The Malawi government has contracted India's Gammon Technophobe to rehabilitate and upgrade water supply infrastructure in the Southern African country’s commercial capital, Blantyre.
Oct 22, 2010
May 14, 2010
Mar 19, 2010
South Africa-based petroleum products marketer Engen Petroleum has appointed chemical marketer and distributor the Chemicals & Marketing (C&M) Company as the official distributor of Engen’s full range of lubricants and selected chemical products in Malawi.
Aug 28, 2009
The Malawi government, in conjunction with the European Union, has awarded Netherlands-based firm Vitens-Evides International, a five-year private-sector service contract for the implementation of a peri-urban water and sanitation project in Lilongwe and Blantyre.
Aug 07, 2009
Landline telephone network operator Malawi Telecommunications Limited (MTL) has set aside $55-million for a fibre-optic network that will be linked to similar networks in Mozambique, Zambia, Tanzania and South Africa.
Apr 24, 2009
The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) has announced a multimillion-dollar generation expansion plan aimed at putting an end to frequent power outages in the Southern African country.
Apr 10, 2009
The Malawi government is seeking investors to partner it in a $1-billion project to upgrade the Southern African country’s oldest airfield, Chileka International Airport, to modern standards.
Oct 17, 2008
The Malawi government has given the country's second fixed phone network operator (SNO), Access Communications Limited (ACL), a 12-month ultimatum to roll out its network.
Aug 08, 2008
The African Development Bank (AfDB) has approved a $47,5-million financial package for the implementation of the second phase of Malawi's multimillion-dollar national water development programme.
Jun 20, 2008
The Malawi government is inviting expressions of interest in providing design and construction supervision services for the rehabilitation, upgrading and expansion of the water-supply system in the southern lower Shire Valley town of Nsanje.
Apr 11, 2008
The World Bank, the lead financier of the multimillion-dollar national water development programme in Malawi, has signed an for a $25-million grant to be used as additional funding for the second phase of the programme.
Mar 28, 2008
The World Bank, the lead financier for the $110-million Mozambique–Malawi power interconnector project, has expressed concern over the Malawi government's delay in finalising financing arrangements for the project.
Mar 21, 2008
The Malawi government says it has secured funding for its multibillion-dollar transport infrastructure development plan, which is meant to improve its transport infrastructure and establish a seamless transport link between the Southern African country and its...
Feb 22, 2008
The project will involve the construction of a waterway that will link landlocked Malawi's inland port of Nsanje to Mozambique's Indian Ocean port of Chinde.
Feb 15, 2008
The Malawi government is inviting tenders for the construction of an institute of postgraduate studies and an information and a communication technology centre at the College of Medicine, a constituent college of the University of Malawi.
Oct 12, 2007
Following its failure to come up with a preferred bidder in an initial tendering process in 2006, the Malawi government is again inviting bids for the extension and rehabilitation of the Zomba Central Hospital, one of the four largest referral hospitals in the...
Sep 21, 2007
The World Bank's International Development Agency, the lead financier for Malawi's multimillion-dollar national water-development programme, has set November 14 as the deadline for the Southern African country to finalise preparations for, and roll out, the...
Sep 18, 2007
Sep 14, 2007
The Malawi government is seeking proposals from eligible consultancy firms for a review of the detailed engineering design and tender documentation for two road-reconstruction projects in the south of the country.
Aug 03, 2007
Malawi's major fixed-line telephone network operator, Malawi Telecommunications Limited (MTL), and its Mozambican counterpart, Telecommunicacoes de Mocambique, are preparing to link their networks through a $25-million cross-boarder fibre-optic cable.
Jun 29, 2007
The Malawi government and the European Union (EU) are inviting applications from eligible firms from African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) and EU member countries to bid to be short-listed for the provision of consultancy services for a �31-million urban water-supply...
Jun 22, 2007
The Malawi government is preparing to embark on a $398-million comprehensive road-rehabilitation programme in 2007/8 financial year, which starts this month.
May 25, 2007
A group of experts from the World Bank and European Development Bank recently visited Malawi on fact-finding mission regarding the country’s urban water-supply project, which is part of the second phase of the $1,6-billion-plus National Water Development...
May 24, 2007
The project will involve the construction of a waterway that will link landlocked Malawi�s inland port of Nsanje to Mozambique�s Indian Ocean port of Chinde - a distance of 238 km.
May 11, 2007
The project will involve the construction of a waterway that will link landlocked Malawi's inland port of Nsanje to Mozambique's Indian Ocean port of Chinde - a distance of 238 km
Mar 23, 2007
A World Bank-sponsored study on Malawi's privatisation programme, carried out by international consulting firm PricewaterhouseCoopers, in association with the University of Malawi, has recommended that the Southern African country proceed with the programme, citing...
Mar 16, 2007
The Reserve Bank of Malawi is inviting international and local contractors to prequalify to bid for the multimillion-dollar construction of its northern region branch complex, in the city of Mzuzu.
Feb 23, 2007
The Malawi government says it has secured over $200-million from multilateral and bilateral partners for the second phase of the National Water Development Programme (NWDP), which is scheduled to start in next month.
Jan 26, 2007
The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom), is inviting expressions of interest from civil engineering consultancy firms to provide services relating to the construction of a dredger docking and maintenance bay for an existing dredger at Nkula...
Dec 01, 2006
The European Union has earmarked about €115-million for five road projects in Malawi, which are being implemented as part of the country’s EU-financed transport and infrastructure development programme.
Aug 04, 2006
The Malawi government and the European Union (EU) are inviting bids from eligible international consulting firms with experience and expertise in working in developing countries for the provision of supervisory services for the completion of the rehabilitation of the...
Aug 04, 2006
Malawi’s main water boards, Blantyre Water Board (BWB) and Lilongwe Water Board (LWB), are preparing to carry out a €31-million project to rehabilitate their water-supply systems.