The Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Simplex Chithyola Banda, on Friday afternoon presented the MK5.89 trillion 2024-2025 national budget that spells out a number of interventions aimed at healing the national economy.
Wild excitement filled the air of the National Assembly on Friday when the Minister of Finance and Economic Affairs, Simplex Chithyola Banda, announced an upward revision of the Constituency Development Fund (CDF).
One of the country’s key players in the air freight industry, Air Cargo Malawi Limited, says greater collaboration between local investors in the mining sector and financial service providers is key to the growth of exports in the extractive and mining industry.
Standard Bank of Malawi plc has applauded the commitment of President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera’s government’s commitment to move with implementation of some of the economic reform proposals tabled during the Standard Bank-hosted Leadership Round Table series.
Female participants from Khudze Catchment in Mwanza district that area under Climate Smart – Enhanced Public Works (CS – EPWP) have formed a Village Savings and Loans (VSL) group aimed at investing wages they receive as one way of multiplying it thereby addressing financial challenges at household level.
The National Advocacy Platform (NAP) – a network of 10 like-minded civil society organizations in Malawi – has expressed confidence that President Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera and his incumbent administration will navigate through economic challenges and foster prosperity for all.