On Friday, 28th January, 2011 MTL invited 250 business captains to dinner at College of Medicine Sports Complex. Speaking during the dinner the Chairman of MTL, Prof Mathews Chikaonda said that MTL is committed to helping Government in pulling down the cost of doing business in the country through the provision of quality, fast and affordable telecommunication services.
Chikaonda who is also Group Chief Executive officer of conglomerate Press Corporation said while government is looking at the Zambezi-Shire waterway as an avenue of making Malawi overcome its landlocked status, MTL is using information and communication technology (ICT) to help Malawians access markets at low costs through the fibre.
Among other things MTL showcased its BusinessPLUS products in pavilions that were erected in the sports complex hall.