MALAWI GOVT. LAUNCH JAPAN 5S KAIZEN FOR HEALTHCARE SECTOR

MALAWI GOVT. LAUNCH JAPAN 5S KAIZEN FOR HEALTHCARE SECTOR

Malawi’s government through the Ministry of Health has embarked on the implementation of the 5s Kaizen approach for quality improvement of the physical working environment in the country’s health facilities.

Launching the Seminar in Lilongwe, Minister of Health, Khumbize Kandodo the aid 5s approach optimizer empowers organizations to provide high-quality

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MALAWI PRESIDENT TO SIGN US$350M INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT DEAL WITH US GOVT.

MALAWI PRESIDENT TO SIGN US$350M INFRASTRUCTURAL DEVELOPMENT DEAL WITH US GOVT.

President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera has arrived in Washington DC, US to sign the much-awaited US$350 million Millennium Challenge Corporation compact which is to give a facelift to the country’s infrastructure development.

The US embassy says the US ambassador to Malawi, ambassador Young met President Chakwera in Washington DC on Tuesday

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MALAWI GOVT. EYES 100% ENERGY ACCESS WITHIN 8YEARS

MALAWI GOVT. EYES 100% ENERGY ACCESS WITHIN 8YEARS

Energy-deficient Malawi has disclosed plans to achieve 100 percent energy access by 2030. The ambition comes at a time the latest Energy Progress Report 2022 released by the World Bank has indicated that electricity access in Malawi stands at 15 percent against a population of 19 million people.

This is

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MALAWI GOVT. MAKING PLANS TO CONSTRUCT OIL PIPELINE

MALAWI GOVT. MAKING PLANS TO CONSTRUCT OIL PIPELINE

The government says plans are still on the cards to construct an oil pipeline from either Beira or Nacala in Mozambique to Blantyre.

Ministry of Energy officials say the government is scouting an investor to construct the oil pipeline with a storage facility based on Build Own Operate and Transfer

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MALAWI GOVT. MAKING PLANS FOR MORE TOLL GATE CONSTRUCTION

MALAWI GOVT. MAKING PLANS FOR MORE TOLL GATE CONSTRUCTION

The Roads Fund Administration (RFA) has revealed that three more cost entryways will be built for this present year in the focal and northern districts.

RFA representative, Masauko Ngwaluko, let the neighborhood media know that Jenda in Mzimba, Mchinji, and Salima are the likely regions for the development of the

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MALAWI GOVT. AWARDS MARKA-BANGULA RAILWAY TO CONTRACTOR

MALAWI GOVT. AWARDS MARKA-BANGULA RAILWAY TO CONTRACTOR

Malawi Government has handed over the construction of the K69 billion Marka-Bangula Railway line project to the contractor, China Railway Bureau Group 20 fondly known as CR20.

The ceremony took place at the Malawi Mozambique border at Marka in Nsanje where Principal Secretary for the Ministry of Transport and Public

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MALAWI GOVT. IDENTIFY SITE FOR AIRPORT CONSTRUCTION

MALAWI GOVT. IDENTIFY SITE FOR AIRPORT CONSTRUCTION

Malawi Government has identified a site where the Orton Chirwa International Airport will be constructed in the city of Mzuzu. The location for the proposed airport will be at Lusangazi.

According to Deputy Minister of Lands, Deus Gumba, projects like these are in alignment with Malawi Vision 2063 which is

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MALAWI GOVT. TO CRIMINALISE CONTRACTORS DOING SUBSTANDARD WORKS

MALAWI GOVT. TO CRIMINALISE CONTRACTORS DOING SUBSTANDARD WORKS

Malawi Minister of Transport and Public Works, Jacob Hara, has warned that his ministry will soon start taking to court contractors who produce substandard work on the roads of Malawi.

The decision comes after the nation has witness so many serious problem from contractors handling different projects in the country.

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SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF WOOD POLES (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF WOOD POLES (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

The Government of Malawi has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Malawi Electricity Access Project (MEAP) to be implemented by The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM). ESCOM intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Supply and Delivery

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SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF CABLES, CONDUCTORS, AND CLAMPS (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF CABLES, CONDUCTORS, AND CLAMPS (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

The Government of Malawi has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Malawi Electricity Access Project (MEAP) to be implemented by The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM). ESCOM intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Supply and Delivery

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ELECTRICITY SUPPLY IN MALAWI IS THREATENED BY WEAK GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE IN ESCOM

ELECTRICITY SUPPLY IN MALAWI IS THREATENED BY WEAK GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE IN ESCOM

Although government fully controls the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) as a statutory body, the institution is, in fact, a private company limited by shares and is incorporated under the country’s Companies Act 1984.

This confused legal entity status for the organisation, according to documents Weekend Nation has seen,

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GOVT. CUTS 75% ON PARK ACCOMMODATION FEE IN MALAWI

GOVT. CUTS 75% ON PARK ACCOMMODATION FEE IN MALAWI

Malawi Department of National Parks and Wildlife has decreased prices to 75% for lodging at Lifupa Lodge in Kasungu National Park for both international and local tourists.

The decision was made after the government terminated a contract with the previous owner Act to Protect (AP) due to poor services and

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TWO HOUSING PROJECTS HAS BEEN ABANDONED IN SA FOR TWO DECADES

TWO HOUSING PROJECTS HAS BEEN ABANDONED IN SA FOR TWO DECADES

The construction of two housing projects has now received new contractors after it has been abandoned for over two decades in South Africa.

According to reports, the first was in Mlungisi when the department cancelled builders’ contracts in 2006. While the second in Cenyulands was abandoned by a contractor in

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SENIOR CHIEF BLAST CONTRACTORS AFTER DELAY OF SCHOOL BUILDING IN MALAWI

SENIOR CHIEF BLAST CONTRACTORS AFTER DELAY OF SCHOOL BUILDING IN MALAWI

Senior Chief Mlolo has lashed out at contractor for delaying to complete the construction of a school building despite receiving over 90% of the construction fee.

During a site visit by county officials to the Mcherenje Primary School, they were very disappointed with Tithandizane Building Contractors slow pace towards completing

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CONSTRUCTION WORKERS HANDLING NKHATA BAY MARKET PROJECT END TWO WEEKS STRIKE IN MALAWI

CONSTRUCTION WORKERS HANDLING NKHATA BAY MARKET PROJECT END TWO WEEKS STRIKE IN MALAWI

Construction workers has resumed it duty after a two weeks strike following unpaid dues by their employer. The workers are working on the Nkhata bay market construction site with China Gansu Engineering Corporation Limited as it employer.

It was alleged that the workers has not been paid since the project

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MALAWI FINANCE MINISTER UNVEILS PLANS FOR TWO INFRASTRUCTURAL PROJECTS

MALAWI FINANCE MINISTER UNVEILS PLANS FOR TWO INFRASTRUCTURAL PROJECTS

Finance Minister of Malawi, Felix Mlusu had unveiled the Tonse Alliance government’s maiden budget for two infrastructural projects in Lilongwe.

According to Mlusu, the two projects will be the construction of an indoor netball court project as well as the construction of Mzuzu Youth Centre with both projects expected to

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CONTRACTOR CUTS CONSTRUCTION COST OF LILONGWE-SALIMA WATER PROJECT IN MALAWI

CONTRACTOR CUTS CONSTRUCTION COST OF LILONGWE-SALIMA WATER PROJECT IN MALAWI

The contractor handling the construction of Lilongwe-Salima water project, Khato Civil has reduced the cost from US$400 million dollars to US$315 million.

According to Khato Civils chairperson Simbi Phiri, his company has brought new equipment that can do the job swiftly.

Meanwhile, Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources,

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MALAWI MINISTER CAUTION CONTRACTOR OVER SUBSTANDARD MATERIAL USAGE

MALAWI MINISTER CAUTION CONTRACTOR OVER SUBSTANDARD MATERIAL USAGE

Malawi Minister for Agriculture, Lobin Lowe has warned Plem Construction Limited over constant usage of substandard material during it construction process.

During a tour round the construction site of the Linga Irrigation Dam in Nkhata Bay, Lowe said his ministry would frequently be visiting the site to ensure that the

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