Tags : 2020/2021 mid-year budget review

CROSS BORDER SMUGGLING WORRIES INDUSTRY COMMITTEE OF PARLIAMENT

By Esther Manduwa  The Parliamentary Committee on Industry, Trade and Tourism has exposed rampant cross border smuggling of assorted goods.  Some of the goods include sugar, beverages, cooking oil and clothes. In its report, the committee notes that smugglers have taken advantage of unchartered routes to evade tax.  Parliamentary Committee on Industry, Trade and TourismChairperson […]Read More

CHILIMA BACKS MW2063 AS AN ASSET TO DEVELOPMENT

By Aamon Butao & Esther Manduwa  In his maiden appearance before Parliament on Thursday to answer questions from Legislators, Vice President Dr Saulos Chilima has heaped praise on Malawi 2063 as a fundamental asset to develop the country.  On Thursday, Chilima said the Tonse Alliance government will focus on flagship programs to boost the county’s […]Read More

GOVT TO RECRUIT MORE HEALTH WORKERS

Government has disclosed plans to recruit new health workers to ease congestion in the hospitals. Speaking in parliament while responding to questions from some legislators on shortage of health practioners in some health centers, minister of health Khumbize Chiponda said that government is aware of the problem, and that plans are underway to recruit more […]Read More