Headlines Tagged with Malawi — 546 headlines found
The tobacco industry has presented to government a proposal for the waiver of duty on importation of coal as one way of promoting the production of flue cured tobacco in the country.
Mar 26, 2013 Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 14:37
Official statistics compiled by the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) have shown that Malawi’s tobacco revenue and volume at the national level have doubled in the second week of trading the leaf, reaching US$ 6.8 million (about K2.7 billion), way above
Mar 26, 2013 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Mar 26, 2013 13:52
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
Growers at Lilongwe Auction Floors have expressed general satisfaction at this year's prices of tobacco although a few others, whose tobacco sold at the minimum prices, say they expected better prices.
Mar 18, 2013 Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 18, 2013 16:02
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
Mar 18, 2013 Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 18, 2013 04:45
The European Union's plans for tough new anti-smoking rules would break international trade rules ... "Malawi is deeply concerned that the EU's proposed Tobacco Products Directive (TPD) will significantly restrict trade, and is inconsistent with the EU's
Mar 15, 2013 Reuters
added Mar 15, 2013 18:51
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
Mar 15, 2013 Daily Times (mw)
added Mar 15, 2013 06:51
Malawi tobacco growers on Monday smiled from ear-to-ear at the onset of the 2013 tobacco marketing season as prices started on a good note buoyed by the weakening of the local unit, the kwacha.
Mar 12, 2013 Malawi Nation Online (mw)
added Mar 12, 2013 14:53
Pres. Joyce Banda has described the anti-tobacco smoking campaign being championed by the World Health Organizationâ€™s Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (FCTC) as a "serious threat" to the countryâ€™s tobacco industry.
Mar 12, 2013 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Mar 12, 2013 12:45
Malawi President Joyce Banda says she is concerned the World Health Organisation's anti-smoking campaign might negatively affect Malawi's foreign exchange earnings. ... said that tobacco was crucial to the country's survival as it is integral to the impl
Mar 12, 2013 Africa Review (ke)
added Mar 12, 2013 12:44