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Good riddance

 FARMERS ACCUSE RALOTSIA OF CRIPPLING BEEF INDUSTRY Local farmers have welcomed President Mokgweetsi Masisi’s decision...

Workers drag Dada to court for alleged P500 000 debt

BDP Business moghul accused of withholding overtime payment About 31 employees, mostly drivers of Coldline Botswana, a company that...

Into the wilderness

Shareholders 'okay' tourist giant's de-listing Shareholders of Wilderness Holdings have approved the proposed termination of the company shares listed...

Lucara shines bright

Company rake in close to half a billion pula in revenue Lucara Diamond Corp have recorded close to half...

Local firms less optimistic about business this year

Contrary to what they said a few months back, local businesses are now said to be less hopeful about business prospects this...

Air Botswana under fire

Air Botswana insists it has enough pilots to service its routes despite coming under heavy criticism for its growing unreliability.

Zim yet to settle its cattle debt to Botswana

Zimbabwe is yet to pay Botswana the balance of a debt that dates from as far back as 2012 for the sale...

Rot exposed at Department of Housing

An audit inspection carried on accounting records kept by the Department of Housing on pool houses allocated to government by Botswana Housing...

MPs accused of defaulting on utilities

Members of Parliament are said to be behind in paying of their contributions for utilities at parliamentary flats, it has been revealed.

Mixed economic developments in the first quarter of the year

The first three months of the year have been characterised by mixed fortunes, but predominantly skewed towards positive developments.

Property market continues to crumble

In keeping with the trend for much of 2018, the property market is reported to have closed the year even weaker.

Expensive eating

Food prices expected to rise significantly Prices of food commodities in the Southern Africa region, including Botswana, are expected...

From the dust to the delta

Could tourism replace mining as the economy's mainstay? Ever since the early days of Independence, the local economy has...

Human-wildlife conflict rages on

The quest to fight human-wildlife conflict is far from over as communities continue to not only lose their lives, but property too,...

Mascom shares to go on sale

In what has been hailed as an exciting development by industry experts, the public will have an opportunity to buy shares in...

A foreign affair

'Attracting FDI top of agenda!' - Masisi President Mokgweetsi Masisi has reiterated government’s commitment to attracting Foreign Direct Investment...

HATAB shifts focus to employment creation

The annual Hospitality and Tourism Association of Botswana (HATAB) conference will this year focus on how the tourism industry can contribute to...

BURS host seventh Inter-Revenue games

Botswana Unified Revenue Service (BURS), is this Easter Holidays hosting its counterparts in the region for the Southern African Inter-Revenue Authority Games...

The number cruncher

A nose for numbers Inspired by his passion for economics, Moatlhodi Sebabole has risen through the ranks to become...

Digital transformation a ‘game changer’ for Africa – World Bank

The World Bank says digital transformation could increase growth by nearly two percentage points per year and reduce poverty by nearly one...

Proposed pay structure to cost P1.4 billion in wages per year

The proposed government pay structure would cost government over P1.4 billon a year in wages. A report by a...

Digitization and its impact on jobs in banking sector

Although local commercial bank’s top executive management does not want to be drawn into confirming the matter, there are fears of job...

HATAB sets focus on employment creation

The annual Hospitality and Tourism Association of Botswana (HATAB) conference will this year focus on how the tourism industry can contribute to...

Over P9 million stolen from BDF Trust Fund

The Botswana Defence Force (BDF) Trust Fund has lost over P9 million through misappropriation, embezzlement and fraud, parliament has been told.

Makgato blames Air Botswana inefficiencies on lack of planning

Minister of Transport and Communications, Dorcas Makgato, has blamed lack of prior planning in the acquisition of new aircraft by Air Botswana,...

Increase in food prices concerns consumers

A recent rise in food prices across many retail supermarkets has left consumers with a bitter taste. Although economists...

Japanese imported cars remain popular locally

Japanese cars remain popular locally as statistics show that over 70 percent registered for the first time during the last quarter of...

IDM attract interest despite poor turn-out

Institute of Development Management (IDM), Marketing and Communications officer, Chris Moiketsi says attendance at the 2019 Botswana Human Resource Development (BHRD) Skills...

BIUST proud of world class programmes

Botswana International University of Science and Technology (BIUST) is proud to offer programmes which are unavailable anywhere else in the country.

DDT College to graduate first alumni

2019 is set to be a momentous year for DDT College of Medicine. The highly respected institution is poised...

Operation boomslang receives green light

Tlou Energy awarded another Prospecting Licence Tlou Energy this week told investors it has been awarded a new prospecting...

Drought to be declared

Crop failure of over 50 percent expected #country's livestock face decimation The 2018/19 ploughing season is expected to be...

Suicide crash pilot served divorce papers on Friday

*Stole only aircraft at SSKA outside the hanger * Asked for his wife before crashing

‘Salary hikes won’t spark high inflation!’ – Economist

The recent 10 percent salary hikes announced by President Mokgweetsi Masisi for civil servants, including disciplined forces, will not be inflationary.

Barclays predicts tougher economic conditions this year

Diamond market to be affected by China – US trade dispute The outgoing Barclays Bank of Botswana Managing Director,...

A new hope smoulders

BCL can be opened under a new business model – Report While parliament recently shot down a motion to...

Stan Chart bringing the whole bank to your phone

Standard Chartered Bank Botswana Chief Executive Officer, Mpho Masupe, says the bank is moving at a faster pace into the digitization of...

Uniting exporters under one roof

The Botswana Exporters and Manufacturers Association (BEMA) has been advocating for among others, the interests of the manufacturing industry for the past...

BancABC pledges to increase footprint

Following BancABC’ second listing on the Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) late last year, Voice Money caught up with the bank’s Country...

Big plans for small businesses

Govt commits to provide conducive environment for SMEs Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry (MITI),...