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Christmas blues for consumers as fuel costs rise twice in a...

With just a couple of weeks before the festive season gets in full swing, consumers have been left horrified following the increase in fuel...

Botswana Life’s new office creates 72 jobs in Palapye

Taking advantage of the sprouting developments in Palapye, Botswana Life has opened a new branch in the area. The office was opened this week Monday...

New listing rules force Furnmart to delist

Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) new listing rules have forced Furmart to delist its shares from the stock market. As a result, the company will...

Botswana to sign Continental Free Trade Agreement

Botswana will finally sign the African Continental Free Trade Agreement (AFCFTA) next year January at the African Union (AU) Assembly of Heads of State...

Choppies’ BSE suspension unlikely to be permanent

Despite having its shares currently suspended from trading on Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE), it is unlikely that Choppies will ultimately get the chop from...

BSE flying high

More companies set to list More companies are set to list on the Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSE) as the local bourse appears on course...

SADC pushes for more intra-regional trade

The low levels of intra-Southern African Development Community (SADC) trade are largely said to be due to the lack of diversification of exports, which...

Export development yields over P2billion

President Mokgweetsi Masisi says export development and promotion efforts have yielded a total of P2.3.36 billion in export revenue during the 2017/2018 financial year. This...

Plans to privatize Air Botswana still underway

Plans to privatize the national airline, Air Botswana are still much alive, Transport and Communications Minister, Kitso Mokaila, has revealed. When delivering a keynote address...

BHC CEO sets the record straight

Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) Chief Executive Officer, Reginald Motswaiso has defended his organisation’s decision to backtrack on an earlier commitment regarding the Tsholofelo Housing...

Crops, livestock, and vehicles to be used as bank loans collateral

Government is in the process of drafting legislation that will establish a Collateral Registry in Botswana. President Mokgweetsi Masisi announced yesterday when he delivered his...

Masisi gives his first SONA this afternoon

President Mokgweetsi Masisi will this afternoon stand before parliament to give his maiden State of the Nation Address (SONA). It is expected that the citizens...

Standard Chartered introduce loyalty programme

Standard Chartered Bank Botswana has introduced a loyalty programme in a bid to reward its customers for their daily spends on both credit and...

The time keeper

Inspired by his love of fine watches, Tirafalo Otlhogile has come up with a luxurious timepieces that oozes class and boasts an exciting local...

Diamond symposium to promote urban tourism

The upcoming diamond symposium week will seek to promote urban tourism as part of the country’s on-going efforts to diversify the economy. De Beers Group...

Property market remains weak

The growing emergence of new properties around Gaborone, especially in terms of office space, has left tenants with a wide range of options. However, the...

BancABC to list on Botswana Stock Exchange

Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) has on Thursday morning approved the listing of BancABC. This was announced this week by the BSEL Chief Executive Officer,...

Production at Debswana mines declines

Fresh figures show that production at Debswana declined in the third quarter of 2018, mainly due to the planned processing of lower grade material...

African countries struggling to create opportunities for citizens

Despite the continent recording nearly 40 percent in GDP growth in the last ten years, this has not translated in the creation of economic...

There is bankruptcy of ideas- Innovation expert

Leading innovation expert, Pravin Rajpal, has blamed lack of innovation and creativity on the academic system which he says is just focused on teaching...

Breathing life into a ‘cannibalised’ sector

Special Economic Zones Authority (SEZA) aims to create opportunities for the Small, Micro and Medium Enterprises (SMMEs) by bringing value-adding investors to the country. SEZA,...

Beware the Chinese

African countries have been cautioned to have a clear strategy when dealing with China, with experts warning the Sino-Africa relationship has become ‘complex’ in...

The tracker

Established from humble beginnings less than two years ago, Precision Vehicle and Asset Tracking (Pty) Ltd has already made its mark in a territory...

A low blow but an economic glow

BoB keep Bank rate low to promote economic activity For the last year the central bank, Bank of Botswana (BoB), has maintained the bank rate...

BIH wants to see a digitized Botswana

Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) Chief Executive Officer, Alan Boshwaen, says in a bid to run Botswana into a digitized economy, they intend to make...

Career elevation summit expected to propel the economy

Acting President, Slumber Tsogwane, says this year's Career Elevation Summit objectives are what the country needs to achieve its National Development Plan (NDP) 11...

Tlou Energy seeks to address energy shortage

Coal Bed Methane (CBM) producers, Tlou Energy, are determined to address Botswana's energy shortage through their Lesedi CBM project. Addressing shareholders at the Annual General...

Choppies facing possible suspension from BSE

Shareholders of Choppies Enterprise Limited have been warned that their company faces a possible chop from the Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL). This comes after...

Doom and gloom as inflation looms

Following government’s decision to once again increase the price of fuel, experts expect inflation to follow, particularly in the transport and energy sectors. The Ministry...

‘We haven’t bottled it!’

Local producers of bottled water have dismissed suggestions they lack the capacity to supply their product to the country. In a heated meeting with the...

Increase of fuel prices “illegal”

The increase on fuel prices early Monday morning announced by the Ministry of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security might turn out to...