Funding Sectors

Education Provision of equipment, training materials and books; Infrastructure development (libraries, laboratories, hostels, staff houses and school blocks) in tertiary/university education institutions and technical colleges; and Provide a Merit Bursary for secondary school pupils which is only given to the best boy and best girl from each of the 33 Read more…

General Information

Press Trust was formed in 1982 by the first Head of State of Malawi, the late Dr H. Kamuzu Banda, with the aim of providing charitable donations which are in the interest and for the benefit of the people of Malawi including the advancement of their education, health, social welfare Read more…

Investment Strategy

The core foundation of the Trust’s strategy is prudent diversification. This is re-enforced by investment obligations placed on Trustees as provided for in the PTRA.In terms of the PTRA, the following are the three (3) important provisions regarding the Trust’s investments 1. The Trust is prohibited from carrying on permanent trading Read more…

Advisors

PROFESSIONAL ADVISORS External Auditor Deloitte.First Floor, INDEbank HouseKaohsiung RoadP.O Box 187Blantyre, Malawi Telephone: +265 (0)1 822 277   Internal Auditor Ernst & Young MalawiApex House, Kidney Crescent,P.O. Box 530Blantyre,Malawi Telephone: +265 (0)1 876 476 Bankers IndebankPrivate Bag 100LilongweMalawi Telephone: +265 (0)1 750 200   Solicitors Savjani & Co.Honover House, Independence Read more…

Board Information And Development

Board Information And Development Under the direction of the Chairperson, the Executive Secretary is responsible for advising the Board on all governance issues, induction of new Trustees, ensuring that board procedures are followed and applicable rules and regulations are complied with. All Trustees individually and as a Board, have access Read more…

Board Committees

Standing Committees of the Board The Board has three (3) standing Committees to which various matters are delegated in accordance with their respective terms of reference. The Board also establishes committees on an ad hoc basis to deal with particular matters as and when needs arise. In doing so, the Board specifies Read more…