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Defending league champions, Township Rollers and 2014 Mascom Top 8 winners, BDF XI have a similar mission to accomplish this weekend as they attempt to reverse first leg ...
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On display at Lalonde Art Gallery are several monoprints exhibited by local artist, Ann Gollifer.
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Spokesperson for Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) Tobokani Rari says thorough consultations should be done before the amendment of the Public Servic...
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Township Rollers coach, Madinda Ndlovu has said that his team is ready to overturn the result against Kaizer Chiefs in the CAF Champions League encounter scheduled for th...
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Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:07 pm
Spokesperson for Botswana Federation of Public Sector Unions (BOFEPUSU) Tobokani Rari says thorough consultations should be done before the amendment of the Public Servic...
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
The engagement of part time workers is meant to prevent bloating of the public service wage bill, as well as to reduce overtime expenditure. The Director of Public Servic...
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 17:37 pm
The Francistown legislator Wynter Mmolotsi has lashed out at the Defence and Justice Minister Shaw Kgathi for turning the Attorney General’s (AG’s) Chamber into a Botswan...
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 17:37 pm
Two miners are reported dead after a blast went wrong at the BCL mine in Selebi-Phikwe. According to sources, the two died following an explosion subsequent to a misfire ...
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Thu 26 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Minister of Infrastructure Science and Technology, Nonofo Molefhi says the commencement of the Trans Kalahari Railway (TKR) project is on hold pending sourcing of fund...
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 16:48 pm
Emerging copper miner, Cupric Africa has set its sights on developing a new underground copper mine in Botswana, with work under way to firm up the bankable feasibility s...
Wed 25 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
The Engineers Registration Board (ERB), which regulates the engineering profession, plans to crack the whip on individuals who offer engineering services to the public wi...
Wed 25 Feb 2015, 10:48 am
Botswana Diamond Hub coordinator, Jacob Thamage, has expressed optimism that the diamond-cutting industry, which is currently experiencing liquidity and profitability pre...
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Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Defending league champions, Township Rollers and 2014 Mascom Top 8 winners, BDF XI have a similar mission to accomplish this weekend as they attempt to reverse first leg ...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 17:02 pm
Township Rollers coach, Madinda Ndlovu has said that his team is ready to overturn the result against Kaizer Chiefs in the CAF Champions League encounter scheduled for th...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 16:56 pm
The national Under-23 team coach, Gaoletlhoo ‘Ronaldo’ Nkutlwisang has denied reports of discontent within the side over unpaid allowances.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 16:47 pm
BDF XI is ready to overcome Young Africans of Tanzania when the two meet tonight in a CAF Confederation Cup preliminary round second leg encounter at the New Lobatse Spor...
Lifestyle
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
On display at Lalonde Art Gallery are several monoprints exhibited by local artist, Ann Gollifer.
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 13:37 pm
The month of February certainly had the big screen dominated by quite a number of different drama releases such as war films in Fury, biography pictures in Selma as well ...
Fri 27 Feb 2015, 13:32 pm
Award-winning artist Akanyang Doris Ntshingane’s resourcefulness will come to the fore at an exhibition she co-hosts with fellow painter Batshwanetse Kebalepile at Sanita...
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 16:09 pm
PALAPYE: After going through challenges, the Botswana International University of Sciences and Technology (BIUST) students will at last enjoy their stay there and unwind ...
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Wed 25 Feb 2015, 10:39 am
The Botswana National Front (BNF) through its Information and Publicity Secretariat and the Foreign Affairs Desk, will this year mark the the 11th Israeli Apartheid Week ...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
For the diamond-cutting industry in Botswana, the news last week could hardly have been much worse. In January, the press reported that diamond cutters MotiGanz and Leo S...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 16:10 pm
The Botswana Congress Party demands that the Minister of Lands and Housing fully answers the question; “Who owns the diseta island and how it was allocated”?It is in the...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 16:07 pm
On Wednesday February 18, 2015 we marked a day set aside by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) as a day of action to protect the Right to Strike.
Features
Thu 26 Feb 2015, 17:57 pm
Let me begin by calling upon all the economists present here to tender apologies to the nation. It is they who are supposed to be writing books of this nature and not la...
Wed 25 Feb 2015, 10:44 am
The fiftieth anniversary is almost on us and civic minded companies with enough spare cash could be casting around, wondering how best they can record their pleasure and ...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 19:00 pm
Situated in the centre of the town, a stone’s throw from the bus rank, is the Selebi Phikwe Cooperative Society, a membership driven retail outlet dating back to 1975. To...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 16:43 pm
From 1963 when one of the country’s first major mineral deposits was identified at what is currently known as Selebi Phikwe, billions of Pula have since flowed from bene...
World
Tue 24 Feb 2015, 18:00 pm
Documents show South African and Ethiopian agencies in crisis, suspected Sudan, amid reported 2012 plot to kill AU chief, reports by Al Jazeera
Mon 23 Feb 2015, 16:33 pm
Secret documents, leaked from numerous intelligence agencies, offer rare insights into the interactions between spies.
Sun 22 Feb 2015, 07:00 am
President Jacob Zuma's controversial wife Nompumelelo Ntuli-Zuma has been banned from his Nkandla home following sensational claims of a plot to poison the president, rep...
Fri 20 Feb 2015, 07:00 am
International row likely after revelations of breach that could have given NSA and GCHQ the power to monitor a large portion of world’s cellular communications.
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FOREIGN EXCHANGE: Friday, 27 Feb 2015
FOREIGN / PULA
PULA / FOREIGN
1 USD = Pula   9.6061
1 GBP = Pula   14.8368
1 EUR = Pula   10.7759
1 YEN = Pula   0.0806
1 ZAR = Pula   0.8333
1 Pula = USD   0.1041
1 Pula = GBP   0.0674
1 Pula = EUR   0.0928
1 Pula = YEN   12.41
1 Pula = ZAR   1.2
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STOCK EXCHANGE: Thursday, 26 Feb 2015
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BARCLAYS
355
BIHL
1184
CHOBE
450
CHOPPIES
399
CRESTA
90
ENGEN
950
FNBB
380
FSG
237
FURNMART
210
G4S
335
LETLOLE
227
LETLOLE
239
NAP
217
OLYMPIA
20
PRIMETIME
270
RDCP
213
SECHABA
2949
SEFALANA
1010
STANCHART
1254
TURNSTAR
214
WIL
320
IMARA
245
IMARA
21800
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