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Society has instilled intrinsic value in the small paper notes that are used as a medium of exchange between buyers and sellers of goods and services. This economic system is not perfect and we all find ourselves on both sides of the exchange; obtaining kwacha is therefore a perpetual challenge. Talking kwacha is an interactive medium for illustrating tips and tricks for enhancing our ability to sell goods and services and get that kwacha. Please leave comments and provide feedback!

Professional Bike Services

By cwayland | October 15, 2018

We were very excited to have Jabulani, the founder of Bike Tech Malawi, speak with us on Talking Kwacha! Bike Tech is the only shop in Malawi that sells and services high quality road and mountain bikes. We discussed his extensive background in the bike industry and the process and challenges in founding Bike Tech … Read more

Jabulani – Bike Tech Malawi

By cwayland | October 15, 2018

Malawi Investment Landscape – Encouraging Trends for Savers

By cwayland | October 3, 2018

Malawi Investment Landscape – Encouraging Trends for Savers There are encouraging

Entrepreneurial Ideas in Malawi #3 – Services

By cwayland | October 3, 2018

Are you particularly adventurous and willing to take risks? Do you have any strong passions or unique ideas that could be translated into a viable business plan? Starting a business is a daunting task anywhere in the world, but especially so in Malawi where access to capital is limited and start-up costs are high. A … Read more

Entrepreneurial Ideas in Malawi #2 – Retail and Wholesale

By cwayland | October 3, 2018

Are you particularly adventurous and willing to take risks? Do you have any strong passions or unique ideas that could be translated into a viable business plan? Starting a business is a daunting task anywhere in the world, but especially so in Malawi where access to capital is limited and start-up costs are high. A … Read more

Entrepreneurial Ideas for Malawi #1 – Agriculture

By cwayland | October 3, 2018

Are you particularly adventurous and willing to take risks? Do you have any strong passions or unique ideas that could be translated into a viable business plan? Starting a business is a daunting task anywhere in the world, but especially so in Malawi where access to capital is limited and start-up costs are high. A … Read more

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By cwayland | October 3, 2018

Talking Kwacha! is a new podcast series and your go to source for tips and tricks for starting and operating a business in Malawi. In our interview with Trevor we discuss his background and inspiration for writing his book (0:30), some of his business ideas and pieces of advice for budding Malawian entrepreneurs (10:30), and … Read more

Trevor Milanzi Interview

By cwayland | October 2, 2018

 

Tips of the week

Tips of the week #1 – Benefits Business Registration

By cwayland | October 2, 2018

Tips of the week # 1 – Benefits of Business Registration Registering a business in Malawi can be difficult and it costs K61,000, a prohibitively high sum of money. Additionally, taxes can account for up to 30% of company revenue in Malawi. However, registration is an important step in establishing formality and unlocking pathways to … Read more