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Friday 25 May 2018, 09:42 am.
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Strong consumer confidence in the key markets of the US and China, saw global sales of diamond jewellery hit an all-time high of US$82 billion (P812 billion) last year, a...
Fri 18 May 2018, 18:00 pm
Lobatse Clay Works, one of the border town's economic mainstays, has suspended operations, with workers unpaid for April, as an expected P60 million equity injection cont...
Fri 18 May 2018, 15:28 pm
Local Enterprise Authority (LEA) could cut close to a third of its 378-strong staff, in a broad restructuring exercise led by a new CEO and made urgent by revelations of ...
Fri 18 May 2018, 15:27 pm
The trial of Alex Alexander, the principal player in the Lerala Diamond Mine saga, has kicked off in Sydney, Australia, with testimony from the main witness in a case in ...
Thu 17 May 2018, 13:45 pm
The country foreign reserves dropped by 2.2 percent in March, being measured at P70.6 billion, the lowest level the fiscal buffer has reached in four years.
Fri 11 May 2018, 18:00 pm
A British firm has been engaged to find who to blame in a structural defect at the Innovation Hub's P853 million Science and Technology Park, that is behind a 20-month de...
Fri 11 May 2018, 14:49 pm
Africa's leaders are moving ahead with plans for a new free-trade area, which could revolutionise the way African producers and consumers interact. To succeed, countries ...
Fri 11 May 2018, 14:45 pm
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has trimmed its forecast of the country's growth this year from 4.8 percent to 4.6 percent, signalling a slight revision following i...
Fri 11 May 2018, 14:43 pm
DURBAN: Players in the local tourism sector are anxiously watching the strengthening of the pula against the US dollar, concerned that further upward movement will cut ar...
Fri 04 May 2018, 18:00 pm
Technocrats in the Finance Ministry twice approached Cabinet to cut down the number of Special Funds scattered across ministries, as they worried that abuses and non-acco...
Fri 04 May 2018, 13:41 pm
Economists are calling for a policy push to boost the growth of the manufacturing sector, which they say will help address the falling Labour Share Income (LSI) in the co...
Fri 04 May 2018, 13:41 pm
For a deposit of P5 million, ordinary members of the public can book a seat for an online auction to sell Lerala Diamond Mine, a first in the country's history.
Fri 04 May 2018, 13:36 pm
The first quarter of 2018 has been marked by an upturn in business confidence, at least anecdotally, associated with the ascendancy to the Presidency by His Excellency Mo...
Fri 04 May 2018, 13:34 pm
The Bank of Botswana (BoB) expects warming global economic conditions to spur the local mining sector and in turn boost output in non-mining sectors of the economy, suppo...
Thu 03 May 2018, 12:30 pm
The Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) has filed an urgent appeal in the matter in which it lost a bid to place Capital Management Botswana (CM...
Fri 27 Apr 2018, 18:00 pm
A new law has kicked into effect which will impose stiff fines and even jail terms for various acts of false advertising and other schemes to trick consumers, BusinessWee...
Fri 27 Apr 2018, 13:33 pm
The Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) is reviewing the High Court’s dismissal of its bid to place Capital Management Botswana (CMB) under st...
Fri 27 Apr 2018, 13:32 pm
International Financial Services Centres (IFSCs) have emerged as the country’s top sources of money laundering and tax evasion. This is according to the latest report b...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 18:00 pm
Government geoscientists have kickstarted an ambitious three-year project to take a detailed look beneath the Kalahari sands, under which at least 70% of the country’s ...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 13:29 pm
PALAPYE: Morupule South Resources (MSR), a subsidiary of listed junior miner, Shumba Energy, is rapidly advancing a P400 million coal project, with construction due to be...
Fri 20 Apr 2018, 13:27 pm
The Court of Appeal is set to hear an urgent appeal by the former Tati Nickel liquidator to return the mothballed mine back into liquidation, BusinessWeek has established...
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