Headlines Tagged with Malawi — 563 headlines found
[Africa, Malawi, South Africa, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe] Tobacco growers fear livelihood is at stake
International Tobacco Growers Association... “We have come to a point where it is clear that the FCTC Secretariat has experienced a veto to tobacco growers by ignoring their pleas,” said the ITGA Chief Executive Officer, Antonio Abrunhosa.
Jun 15, 2017 TSN Daily News (tz)
added Jun 15, 2017 18:45
Malawi has suffered a loss of K73 billion in tobacco sales as tobacco sales go into its final week. Auction Holdings Limited coroporate manager Mark Ndipita said tobacco sales have rakes in K171 billion so far in the last six month tobacco market.
Oct 11, 2016 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Oct 12, 2016 22:35
People & Power investigates the plight of children forced to work in Malawi's tobacco industry.
Jun 16, 2014 Al-Jazeera (qt)
added Jun 17, 2014 17:24
A hookah habit can harm your health, largely due to the many misconceptions about shisha, says Dr S. Dhesi Baha Raja, former assistant state health director of the Maternal and Child Health division at the Sabah State Health department. The flavoured toba
Jul 2, 2013 AsiaOne (sg)
added Aug 13, 2013 14:01
Malawi’s Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) says its tobacco industry is set for a major boost following the visit of a group of 16 Egyptian tobacco investors who where on ground recently to explore local opportunities. “The delegation will hold discussion
Sep 18, 2014 VENTURES AFRICA (ng)
added Sep 22, 2014 22:44
Tobacco Association of Malawi (TAMA) on Thursday officially opened its 27th Annual Congress, a gathering that draws together, stakeholders, tobacco farmers representatives across the entire region of Malawi. Speaking when he presided over the opening of
Jun 25, 2015 All-Africa.com
added Jun 29, 2015 09:36
has realised a 36 percent increase in tobacco exports in first half period of this year, the country’s Tobacco Control Commission revealed. “Data compiled by the Reserve Bank of Malawi (RBM) has shown that cumulative tobacco exports in the period from Ja
Jul 8, 2014 VENTURES AFRICA (ng)
added Jul 10, 2014 22:16
TOBACCO exporters from Least Developed Countries (LDCs) including Malawi and Tanzania are likely to lose traditional markets after plans by the European Union (EU) to make cigarettes less attractive to new smokers. The measures are expected to impact ne
Mar 19, 2013 All-Africa.com
added Mar 19, 2013 01:13
Mutharika said the continued dwindling prices of Malawi's tobacco at the auction floor demands that farmers should start growing other cash crops. "As a country we need to move away from tobacco as it is the buyers who suggest prices for the tobacco.
Feb 4, 2017 All-Africa.com
added Feb 6, 2017 03:13
The country’s tobacco growers selling their green gold at the just opened Lilongwe Auction Floors have expressed sadness over high level of rejection and lower prices describing the development as blow to their hard earned lives. This comes barely a fe
Apr 17, 2016 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Apr 18, 2016 14:25