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Standard Bank of Malawi unveils new executie banking offering

LILONGWE (Malawi NewsNow)-In its quest to deliver tailor-made services to its customers Standard Bank has unveiling new Executive banking offering and as well the new Executive Banking suite for Lilongwe branch. Speaking during the launch in Lilongwe Standard Bank Head of Personal Markets Charity Mughogho said the  launch of Executive Banking service is aimed at supporting our customers in the achievement of their personal aspirations and financial goals. “As you may be aware, Executive Banking offering has been in existent for some years in the bank, but our approach is to continuously adapt our offering to our customers ever...

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Footballer Anas who thanked wife and girlfriend denies infidelity, bizarrely claims he was talking about his daughter

CAPE TOWN (Malawi NewsNow) –Ghananian footballer Mohammed Anas who thanked his wife and girlfriend in a post-match interview has dug himself an even bigger hole. Anas, who plays for South African top flight side Free State Stars gave a bizarre explanation for his slip of the tongue after his team drew 2-2 with Ajax Cape Town on Friday. Anas was so happy with his man-of-the-match award that he thanked both his wife and his girlfriend. He then backtracked in the most grovelling of ways – repeating over and over again how much he loves his wife. The Ghanaian striker –...

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Malawian Airlines all-female flight land in Tanzania

LILONGWE (BBC) –A Malawian Airlines flight exclusively operated and supported by women has landed in Tanzania’s commercial capital Dar es Salaam from Blantyre, as shown in these shots taken by a BBC Swahili colleague Munira Hussein. Women were in charge of every single aspect of the flight operation, from cockpit to cabin, check-in to customer care, and air traffic control to ground handling. The aim of the flight, the first of its kind for the for the national carrier, was to encourage young girls and women who aspire to pursue careers in aviation but are under the impression that it...

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President Mutharika appoints Aggrey Massi as Deputy Minister of Agriculture

LILONGWE (Muchanakhwaye Khwepeya, Malawi NewsNow ) –President Peter Mutharika has appointed Mr Aggrey Massi as Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development with immediate effect. This effectively means the President remains Acting Minister of Agriculture, after he fired Dr George Chaponda two weeks ago. This has been disclosed a statement from the Officer of the President and Cabinet (OPC) signed by Chief Secretary to the President Mr Lloyd  Muhara. President Mutharika fired Dr Chaponda over maize-gate scandal.In his announcements, Mutharika said all matters relating to the Ministry of Agriculture should be referred to him....

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MITC to host first-ever Malawi-India business forum

LILONGWE (Malawi NewsNow) – Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism, through the Malawi Investment and Trade Centre (MITC) is scheduled to hold the first-ever Malawi-India business forum this Friday, March 17 in the capital Lilongwe. The is was announced by the ministry’s Principal Secretary, Cliff Chiunda. The joint business forum comes amid applause from the general public on how such fora have attracted bankable investments into the country. This is affirmed by the 2016 Malawi Investment Forum (MIF) summary report, which revealed that Malawi concluded 10 public and 20 private sector investment agreement with US$ 26,305,000 earnings through products-base exhibition...

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