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[Malawi] Tobacco prices jump 96%

Daily Times (mw)
added May 18, 2012 10:54

[Malawi] Tobacco Rakes In US$12m: Rejection Rate Drops to 5 %

Malawi Voice (mw)
added May 13, 2012 23:54

[Malawi] Tobacco workers to ILO: Quit tobacco industry

Dear government members of the ILO Governing Body: I am writing to you on behalf of the hundreds of thousands of farmers in Malawi trying to make a living out of growing tobacco. We wish to express our support for the International Labour Organisation ( (Berlin Working Group on Environment and Development) (de)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:50

[Africa] Malawi’s tobacco farmers backing off from gold leaf

most of Malawi’s tobacco growers, as a survival mechanism, are now slowly abandoning growing of the crop in favor of other crops such as soya beans, sorghum, and groundnuts.
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Oct 4, 2017 19:46

[Malawi, South Africa] The price of Africa's puff SPECIAL REPORT

“With nearly 80 percent of the world’s one billion smokers living in low- and middle-income countries, this is a very real public health care problem for us in Africa. Making nicotine addiction prevention and treatment readily accessible to the youth cou
added Jan 6, 2017 01:09

[Malawi] EDITORIAL: Deal with root causes in tobacco smuggling

The efforts to curb the smuggling are timely of course but we believe finding the root cause of the problem should be the right course of action. The arrest of the smuggling fellows, desirable as it is, will not solve the problem. Stakeholders in the to
Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 18, 2013 04:45

Firms earn US$500m from Malawi tobacco

Tobacco buying companies in 2012 earned up to US$543 million from the export of Malawi's tobacco, the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) has revealed. TCC Chief Executive Officer, Bruce Munthali, said in an interview in Lilongwe on Tuesday that the earnin
Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 15, 2013 06:51

[Malawi] 10% MW tobacco lost to smugglers—TCC

Ministry of Agriculture has said that in most cases tobacco smuggling is promoted by some players within the tobacco industry and has warned that this year stiff measures will be taken against all those engaged in the practice including intermediary buyer
Malawi Nation Online (mw)
added Feb 21, 2013 10:43

[Malawi] 'Tobacco output will push recovery effort'

The Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) has expressed optimism that the forth coming growing season's output will help the economic recovery efforts as the volumes are expected to be adequate enough to boost the country's foreign exchange earnings.
Daily Times (mw)
added Nov 5, 2012 04:12

[Africa] Malawi hails Alliance One for its crop diversification initiative

Government has commended one of the country’s tobacco buying companies Alliance One Tobacco Malawi for engaging into various crop diversification programs at its farms in Kasungu where it is has planted some 25 hectares of sugar-beans and 8 hectares of p
NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Jul 18, 2017 02:13
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