Headlines Tagged with Malawi — 554 headlines found
Government has dismissed fears over the presence of Malawian soldiers along the Zambia-Malawi border line. Eastern Province Permanent Chanda Kasolo told a media briefing in his office in Chipata that the Malawian government had deployed soldiers along
Apr 19, 2017 Lusaka Times (zm)
added Apr 19, 2017 21:58
Billionaire businessman Simbi Phiri through his Khato Civils plan to start manufacturing cigarettes in Malawi and challenge Nyasa Manufacturing Company, a move which could help the country create more jobs.
Mar 16, 2017 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Mar 16, 2017 19:24
Tobacco buyers have gone on summer holiday, leaving huge tonnes of unbought leaf prompting the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) to invite three more buyers....the government has invited a Chinese firm, Chinese Monopoly, an Egyptian company, Eastern compa
Aug 17, 2016 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Aug 19, 2016 18:50
Not many people in the southeast African nation smoke tobacco. They can't afford it. But the country is hooked on growing it and turns a blind eye to the associated risks, especially for child laborers.
Aug 7, 2016 WorldCrunch (fr)
added Aug 8, 2016 16:16
Buyers in Malawi are making tobacco farmers poorer, according to one farmer quoted in a story by Dibie Ike Michael for Africa News. While the government had established minimum prices for tobacco, buyers continued to pay less than the stipulated auction
Jul 29, 2016 Tobacco Reporter
added Jul 29, 2016 21:31
has established a framework on the farming of tobacco told off all those people who are asking Malawian government to forget tobacco farming..."People have been smoking since time immemorial, even before Jesus Christ walked on this earth,â€ said Muthari
Jul 29, 2015 Malawi24 (mw)
added Jul 30, 2015 05:47
Tobacco producers in the southern region are unhappy with the low prices being offered by buyers at the Limbe Auction floors. There were also indications that there is a slow inflow of the leaf at the Limbe auction floors, a week after official sales co
Mar 26, 2013 Capital Radio (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 14:43
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 (
Sep 29, 2017 Unfairtobacco.org (Berlin Working Group on Environment and Development) (de)
added Oct 19, 2017 00:50
A 30 year-old farmer in Dowa district on Saturday committed suicide after failing to recoup the money he spent when growing his tobacco. Dowa Police Public Relations Officer Richard Kaponda has identified the man as Mandaachepa Kandikana Kachipere.
Jul 25, 2016 Malawi24 (mw)
added Jul 25, 2016 16:10
Frustrated tobacco farmers at Limbe Auction Floors have asked the government to give them permission sale their leaf abroad following the high rate of tobacco rejection rate at the market.
Jun 16, 2016 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Jun 17, 2016 19:40