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Malaysia has said that it would be "premature" to speculate on whether debris washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion comes from the missing Malaysia Airlines Fli...
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Close to a billion Pula is held in community savings and credit vehicles, popularly know as Metshelo, a study to gauge the breadth of access to financial services in Bots...
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More affidavits are expected to be filed in a case involving businessman and Tati East MP Samson Moyo Guma. The case was postponed to Wednesday, next week.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 18:00 pm
The Botswana Tennis Association (BTA) president, Nelson Amanze has dismissed reports that his committee abuses funds, to the detriment of the players’ development.
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Wed 29 Jul 2015, 18:00 pm
More affidavits are expected to be filed in a case involving businessman and Tati East MP Samson Moyo Guma. The case was postponed to Wednesday, next week.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:36 pm
FRANCISTOWN: Three Zimbabwean men who allegedly robbed Precious Filling Station at gunpoint on January 17, 2014 have pleaded not guilty to the offence.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:36 pm
The absence of an HIV/AIDS and TB policy for the workplace has proven to be a challenge in effectively tackling issues around stigma and discrimination in the courts, and...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:36 pm
Botswana Public Employees Union (BOPEU) has denied accusations of unlawful breach of strike, picketing and lockout rules agreed between the union and Botswana Unified Rev...
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Wed 29 Jul 2015, 18:00 pm
Close to a billion Pula is held in community savings and credit vehicles, popularly know as Metshelo, a study to gauge the breadth of access to financial services in Bots...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:13 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: BCL Mine’s Selebi Shaft is now back in operation after its operations were suspended following investigations into a recent accident that claimed lives of ...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:02 pm
The Botswana Confederation of Commerce, Industry and Manpower (BOCCIM) has officially changed its name to Business Botswana with immediate effect.
Tue 28 Jul 2015, 18:00 pm
A new investment firm, Afinitas yesterday listed 213 million shares at P1 per share on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) despite its Initial Public Offer (IPO) being heav...
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Wed 29 Jul 2015, 18:00 pm
The Botswana Tennis Association (BTA) president, Nelson Amanze has dismissed reports that his committee abuses funds, to the detriment of the players’ development.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 15:25 pm
The President of the newly formed Botswana Sports Writers Association, Leatile Mmutle has expressed his displeasure at the treatment meted out to journalists at the Kabel...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 15:22 pm
Following their participation in the Barclays Kabelano Charity Cup this past weekend, Extension Gunners and Mochudi Centre Chiefs will now shift focus to the Matebejana p...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 15:19 pm
Women National Basketball Association (WNBA) legend, Ruth Riley has urged the Botswana Basketball Association (BAA) to channel more energy towards grassroots development.
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Wed 29 Jul 2015, 18:00 pm
Tanzanian international and Big Brother Africa season 9 winner, Idris Sultan will be in Botswana this weekend.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 15:56 pm
The still grieving, Motswako star Thuto ‘Drama Boi’ Ramphaleng and his young sister Katlego Ramphaleng have paid a moving tribute to their late grandmother Masa Martha M...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 15:53 pm
Liban was the place to be on July 25 as Gabz fm radio station’s Purple Nights Show hosted a disco night that filled up the place almost to the rafters.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 15:48 pm
Miss Botswana 2015 beauty pageant will boost the local fashion industry by engaging a number of local fashion designers to dress this year’s Miss Botswana contestants.
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Tue 28 Jul 2015, 14:42 pm
Out of calculation that whoever it would be; our new president, our new secretary general and our new publicity secretary may misrepresent the decisions of the 7th Congr...
Sat 25 Jul 2015, 08:56 am
Let’s face it, the building of national music recording studios and a national music library are long overdue. But how will this project be executed in an era where the i...
Fri 24 Jul 2015, 14:01 pm
The Umbrella for Democratic Change [UDC] has learnt with shock of yet another fatal accident which has claimed three priceless lives at the Bamangwato Concession Limited ...
Fri 24 Jul 2015, 11:26 am
Almost every other week Ghanzi farmers are in the news, not so much about their lovely breed of cattle which I have come to admire so much, but they have been consistent ...
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Fri 24 Jul 2015, 15:30 pm
“If you don’t know Makgadikgadi Pans, you do not know Makgadikgadi Pans.”
Fri 24 Jul 2015, 14:30 pm
MAUN: The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Blue Okavango exercise, which saw 11 airforces undertake training of air dropping goods in the Ngamiland District,...
Fri 17 Jul 2015, 14:47 pm
Dear Moononites, I am avoiding every temptation to say much before my speech at congress, which speech contains a window to my soul, a crisp view of the possibilities for...
Fri 10 Jul 2015, 16:35 pm
On the afternoon of November 11, 1970, in Uppsala, Sweden, the late founding president SIR SERETSE KHAMA delivered a moving address on the Republic’s fight for sovereignt...
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Thu 30 Jul 2015, 10:31 am
Malaysia has said that it would be "premature" to speculate on whether debris washed up on the Indian Ocean island of Reunion comes from the missing Malaysia Airlines Fli...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 13:05 pm
Two men are due to appear in court in Zimbabwe later over the killing of Cecil, the country's most famous lion.
Mon 27 Jul 2015, 09:41 am
President Barack Obama capped an emotional return to his father's home country of Kenya on Sunday with an impassioned speech that was steeped in pride in his own African ...
Thu 23 Jul 2015, 15:23 pm
Kenyans on social media are blasting American broadcaster CNN after it reported Kenya as being a “hotbed” of terror ahead of US President Barack Obama’s visit.
Naledi
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 17:00 pm
Kgaolo ya botlhophi ya Good-Hope/Mabule e go buiwang ka yone e kile ya nna mo diatleng tsa phathing e e busang ya Domkraga(BDP), mme go ne ga nna semanka ngwaga e e fetil...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:17 pm
Banana ba rotloeditswe di goga kwa pele mo go inaakanyeng le ditsamaiso le merero e e ka ba tlhabololang gammogo le lefatshe la bone.
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:03 pm
Dikgaisano tsa malatsi a ga Tautona di sa tswa go wela ka botswerere jo bogolo. Naledi e ne ya buisanya le mogapasekgele sa bobedi, mo pokong ya seesimane, e bile e le mm...
Wed 29 Jul 2015, 16:02 pm
PALAPYE: Fa re tlhodumela thata mo ditsong tsa lefatshe leno, re itlotlomatsa ka go senola seabe sa bodirela puso jwa dingwaga tsa maloba moragonyana fela ga lefatshe len...
Exchange Rates
FOREIGN EXCHANGE: Thursday, 30 Jul 2015
FOREIGN / PULA
PULA / FOREIGN
1 USD = Pula   10.1010
1 GBP = Pula   15.7480
1 EUR = Pula   11.0619
1 YEN = Pula   0.0813
1 ZAR = Pula   0.8007
1 Pula = USD   0.099
1 Pula = GBP   0.0635
1 Pula = EUR   0.0904
1 Pula = YEN   12.3
1 Pula = ZAR   1.2489
Stock Exchange
STOCK EXCHANGE: Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015
DOMESTIC STOCKS
BARCLAYS
434
BIHL
1415
CHOBE
600
CHOPPIES
490
CRESTA
100
ENGEN
817
FNBB
392
FSG
260
FURNMART
159
G4S
349
LETLOLE
222
LETSHEGO
329
NAP
242
OLYMPIA
20
PRIMETIME
286
RDCP
230
SECHABA
2850
SEFALANA
1251
STANCHART
1270
TURNSTAR
275
WIL
475
IMARA
274
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