Malawi

Malawi jobs for indianAbout the Malawi –

Malawi officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast, and Mozambique on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi. Malawi is over 118,000 km with an estimated population of more than 14,900,000.

Capital-  Lilongwe,

Time difference between India and Malawi :- India is 3:30 hours ahead of Malawi

Travel distance between India and _

Airports

  • Chileka International Airport (BLZ) 
  • Lilongwe International Airport (LLW) 

Names of the airlines

  • Ethiopian Airlines flights to Malawi
  • Kenya Airways flights to Malawi
  •  South African Airways flights to Malawi

Travel Cost-

Currency– Malawi, Currency

Compare it to Rs- 1   Indian Rupee (INR) – 5.51  Malawian Kwacha (MWK)

Indian Associations

Malawi Hindu Association

Temples

Sikh Temple

Schools

  • BISHOP MACKENZIE INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL
  • BLANTYRE INTERNATIONAL UNIVERSITY

Languages

  • English Language
  • Malawi, Official language

Indian Restaurants

  • Modi’s Restaurant
  • Bombay Palace

Life of Indian there

Population of Indians there

there is a small Hindu Minority in Malawi.

Visa Process In Malawi:

(A) VISA REQUIREMENTS

1- Invitation Letter from sponsor in Malawi

2- Covering Letter from applicant / company etc.

3- Itinerary & Air Tickets

4- Bank Statements for the last 3 months

5- Hotel Booking

6- Valid Passport for not less than 6 months

7- Two (2) recent passport size photographs

8- Other evidence of sufficient funds

9- Photocopies of Applicant’s Passport

(B) REVISION OF VISA FEES EFFECTIVE DATE 01/10/2011

All are hereby informed that the visa fees to Malawi have been revised by the Government. The revised visa fees will be effective from 1st October 2011 as under:

a- Single Entry Visa – $150.00

b- Multiple Entry Visa (6 months) – $250.00

c- Multiple Entry Visa (12 months) – $300.00

d- Transit Visa – $75.00

Visa certificate letter upto 30 days – $30.00 (valid for thirty days. The certification are issued when visa sticker are out of stock.)

e- Both visa stickers and visa letters CAN ONLY BE OBTAINED AT THE MALAWI HIGH COMMISSION IN DELHI

NOTE:– Visa certificate letters are issued on condition that prerequisite fees for visa stickers will be paid upon arrival in Malawi.

(C) VISA PROCESSING DURATION

a- Processing period – within three days.

b- Application Submission Timings : 0900 to 1300 hrs Monday to Thursday

c- Visa Fees Deposit Timings : 0900 to 1300 hrs Monday to Thursday

NOTE:– All persons who have legitimate reasons to apply for visas in person or on behalf of others, should ensure that they are conversant with all visa requirements and should be capable of answering relevant questions regarding their applications at the Malawi Embassy.

A potential traveler to Malawi should remember to carry his/her yellow fever vaccination card.