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Friday 18 August 2017, 15:39 pm.
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Government could be slapped with a P4 billion lawsuit for breach of contract if it fails to provide an P8 billion guarantee that Marubeni and Posco Energy are demanding b...
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 15:46 pm
Statistics Botswana (SB) recently released the country’s unemployment figures, extrapolated from the Botswana Multi Topic Household Survey (BMTHS) of 2015/16, which show ...
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 15:45 pm
Botswana millers, through their apex representative body, the Maize and Wheat Millers Association, have encouraged local farmers to increase grain production in order to ...
Fri 18 Aug 2017, 15:42 pm
The Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources Conservation and Tourism (MENT) has frozen the issuing of environmental research, filming, photography permits in the count...
Thu 17 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
The Botswana Maize and Wheat Millers Association says the milling industry is under existential threat from predatory pricing behaviour on imports of finished goods from ...
Thu 17 Aug 2017, 11:06 am
The Public Procurement and Asset Disposal Board (PPADB)has given the Botswana Defence Force (BDF) the green light to bid for the plush residential flats that are being di...
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
The country’s rate of unemployment has dropped from 19.9% in 2011 to 17.6% in 2016, a surprise development in a country where the situation on the ground suggests jobless...
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:09 pm
With the local commercial property market coming under pressure, RDC Properties says it is aggressively pursuing regional diversification with Namibia, South Africa and M...
Wed 16 Aug 2017, 16:08 pm
Letshego Holdings Namibia (LHN), with its strong financial inclusion approach, has announced plans for another empowerment opportunity to Namibia. In a statement, LHN sai...
Tue 15 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Sechaba Brewery Holdings says sales at its sole investment, Kgalagadi Breweries Limited (KBL) continue on the downward trend as the local beer market remains challenging.
Tue 15 Aug 2017, 16:23 pm
The Competition Authority (CA) has conditionally authorised a deal in which the private equity units of Rand Merchant Bank (RMB) and Investec Asset Management are buying ...
Tue 15 Aug 2017, 16:22 pm
PALAPYE: THE National Development Bank (NDB) has invested over P118 million in supporting small businesses here.
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Investors in the Botswana Building Society (BBS) will towards the end of the year share a P75 million windfall of free shares worth P1 each when the society converts into...
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 15:26 pm
Bomaid was recently recognised for service excellence to its membership at the 18th Board of Healthcare Funds of Southern Africa. BusinessWeek Staff Writer PAULINE DIKUEL...
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 15:24 pm
The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development (MFED) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) to faci...
Fri 11 Aug 2017, 15:23 pm
Botswana’s financial sector is sound and stable and has the potential to be developed into a regional financial hub that can facilitate foreign direct investments, the In...
Thu 10 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
Botswana’s economic recovery is expected to strengthen to 4.5% this year before reaching almost five percent in 2018, supported by a pickup in diamond demand, public inve...
Thu 10 Aug 2017, 16:01 pm
Sefalana Holdings says it is converting the Golden Fruit manufacturing plant in Boatle, bought from Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) two years ago, into a wholesale...
Wed 09 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
MAUN: The Sankoyo Tshwaragano Management Trust (STMT) says its leasee, Smart Stones is building two high value lodges on its NG34 concession area.
Wed 09 Aug 2017, 16:39 pm
The national carrier, Air Botswana is currently valued at P300 million including its aircraft and property, says the Minister of Transport and Communications, Kitso Mokai...
Wed 09 Aug 2017, 16:38 pm
LOBATSE: New identity in the wholesale industry, Fours Cash & Carry is settling in well in the business environment after opening another branch here a fortnight ago, dir...
Wed 09 Aug 2017, 16:37 pm
Qorokwe, a new Wilderness Safaris Classic Camp situated in the private, wildlife-rich 26,180-hectare Qorokwe Concession in the south-eastern Okavango Delta is set to open...
Tue 08 Aug 2017, 18:00 pm
SELEBI-PHIKWE: Over 70 companies have shown interest in buying BCL Mine or its assets following the placement of the company under final liquidation in June.
Tue 08 Aug 2017, 15:14 pm
Government, through the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry (MITI), has injected about P40 million into the second phase of the Tokafala programme which will be im...
Tue 08 Aug 2017, 15:12 pm
Lucara Diamond Company has lowered its production outlook for 2017 after its mining contractor encountered problems with availability of equipment in the second quarter.
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