Headlines Tagged with Malawi — 546 headlines found
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
The country is Africa’s top exporter of burley tobacco, a low-grade variety of the crop. Limbe Leaf Tobacco Co., a unit of U.S.- based Universal Corp., Alliance One International Inc. and Japan Topics Tobacco Inc. are among buyers in the nation.
May 24, 2014 Bloomberg News
added May 25, 2014 16:32
Malawi has earned K15 billion (about US$38 million) from tobacco sales during the first five weeks of the 2013/2014 marketing season, the Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) announced Tuesday.TCC chief executive Bruce Munthali said 28 million kilogrammes of
Apr 29, 2014 APA - African Press Agency (sn)
added Apr 29, 2014 12:55
Tobacco salesÂ at Malawiâ€™s Limbe Auction FloorÂ have been suspended on the first dual of sales opening due to wrangling over low prices. Market farmers protested prices were too low for them to make aÂ prof
Mar 26, 2014 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Mar 26, 2014 13:36
he will make sure that farmers are able to decide the prices of their produce at the Auction Floors and not what currently happen where the farmers wait for the buyer to say at how much he would want to buy the green gold and they start heckling over the
Mar 23, 2014 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Mar 24, 2014 10:22
donated 75 bicycles to farmers who have been elected as zone leaders to ease transport problems to ensure effective monitoring of fellow famers in their respective zones. The farmers are those that are under Alliance One contract farming across the count
Jan 30, 2014 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Jan 30, 2014 23:28
SOUTHERN African countries have opposed stiffer tobacco legislation to compel them to introduce plain packaging for tobacco products. Francois van der Merwe, chief executive officer of the Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (TISA), said the countries,
Nov 1, 2013 Zambia Post (zm)
added Nov 1, 2013 14:59
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
Despite the anti-tobacco lobby being championed by the World Health Organization, Malawi government says tobacco will remain the country’s key and strategic crop for years to come.
Jun 29, 2013 MaraviPost.com (mw)
added Jun 29, 2013 14:50
This is coming at a time when the so called Malawi’s green gold, tobacco, has earned the economy a total of $233.8 million from 113 million kgs so far sold until last week which was week 15 representing a sales increase of 62 percent compared with 2012.
Jun 25, 2013 NyasaTimes.Com (mw)
added Jun 25, 2013 08:23