Budget statement 2012: Arrears hit K72 Billion
Arrears accumulate to K72 billion with half of that owed by Parastatals.
SFFRM: k16 billion
MBC: K5 BILLION
Air Malawi K5 Bilion
Devaluation and floation of the kwacha: Government has tried to mitigate by rising interest rates.
Lipenga argues donors to disburse their commitments as soon as possible.
Domestic: growth down to 4.3 percent mainly due to slow down in agriculture.
2013: 5.7 percent projection
Inflation at 18.4 percent prospects of decelerating to 16.7 percent for 2013.
June 2013: Net domestic borrowing should be zero!