Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Business

A shortage of skill

LACK OF SKILLED LABOUR A MAJOR HURDLE TO DOING BUSINESS

A lack of skilled labour is viewed as a major obstacle to doing business locally, a study by the central bank has found.

Bank of Botswana’s quarterly Business Expectation Survey (BES) report revealed that businesses regard thisshortage as the greatest challenge they face.

The problem is reportedly most severe in sectors such as construction, trade, hotels, transport and communications,with companies in these industries facing difficulties in recruiting foreign skilled labour.

The second significant challenge cited by the resp...

SIGN UP and Login to read full story. Thank you.

Click to comment




You May Also Like

Business

From just one classroom, five staff members and 12 students in 1997, Botho University (BU) has grown in leaps and bounds to be one...

Business

EU pump P64 million into three-year project In an attempt to improve the ease of doing business in Bots, while simultaneously seeking to ease...

Business

While most of his peers at Malaysia Multimedia University were fully focused on their studies, Mmoloki Mabisi balanced the books, expertly working out a...

Business

Local GDP projected to grow by 4.3 percent in 2022 Text breaker: In total, Botswana raked in a whopping P73.4 billion in diamond sales...

Business

United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has schooled the informal sector on financial literacy and how to better manage their business in a bid to...

News

Debiliscious' delicious extra With hair salons becoming almost as common as cows in the country, Debbie Khan knew she had to offer something a...

News

Full steam ahead for Wilderness Safaris Okavango Wilderness Safaris (OWS) has announced that their business operations are returning back to normal after two disruptive,...

Business

Business Botswana (BB) held the 5th Prosperity Africa Small Business Exporters Conference in Gaborone last week. The three-day conference, which attracted over 70 international...

Advertisement

Copyright © TheVoiceBW. (Since1993) made with ❤️ in Botswana.