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Broadcasters set to adopt new FM Band Plan

Following the congestion on spectrum FM band, MACRA conducted a spectrum re-planning exercise with the aim of optimizing the FM band plan with minimal interference. Currently the FM band is carrying more than 80 licensed radio stations, the FM band reached…

Malawi to develop a Conformance and Interoperability framework

Malawi with technical assistance from the International Telecommunications Union (ITU) is developing the conformance and interoperability framework for Malawi. Speaking at a meeting which was held in Lilongwe, the ITU representative for Southern Africa Ms.Tumelo Chali stated that Conformity assessment increases…

Call for submission for the WSIS prize 2020

INVITATION FOR SUBMISSIONS TO WSIS PRIZES 2020 The International Telecommunication Union (ITU), a United Nations specialized agency for Information and Communication Technologies (ICT), is calling for ICT entities to submit projects for the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS)…

MACRA and MRA sign Memorandum of Understanding

The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA). The MoU in part is set to improve the service delivery of both bodies and help foster their respective mandates particularly on…

MACRA MAKES BROADCASTING MONITORING HISTORY

The 2019 Tripartite Elections were a major landmark for MACRA’s regulatory work in broadcasting. Not only did the organization monitor the largest number of broadcasting stations but also hired the largest number of broadcasting stringers to monitor and analyse content…

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