The Monitor :: Business
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Monday 19 March 2018, 06:30 am.
Mon 19 Mar 2018, 18:00 pm
Passion and determination immensely contributed to Keamogetse Lekgoa realising her dream of starting her own beauty parlour by the name Edge Beauty Centre.
Mon 19 Mar 2018, 13:07 pm
Botswana Power Corporation’s (BPC) debtors book has compressed to P210 million from P557 million that was recorded two years ago largely due to non-payment of power bil...
Mon 19 Mar 2018, 13:05 pm
African Institute for Development Policy executive director, Dr Eliya Zulu has noted the Demographic Dividend report by the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) reveale...
Mon 12 Mar 2018, 18:22 pm
Local producers of cold pressed virgin sunflower oil, Arona Sunflower Oil, have managed to penetrate the market within three years of operation.
Mon 12 Mar 2018, 18:18 pm
Women in Business Association (WIBA) has partnered with BluThorn Procurement Solutions to help grow and empower women in business.
Mon 12 Mar 2018, 18:18 pm
GetBucks Microfinance has pinned its hopes on cutting edge risk management technology, to sustainably gain leverage in the country’s increasingly congested microlending...
Mon 12 Mar 2018, 18:13 pm
Botswana National Beef Producers Union (BNBPU), the cattle producers’ apex body, has applauded a decision by government to commercialise the Botswana Meat Commission (B...
Mon 05 Mar 2018, 17:57 pm
At times challenges open doors to opportunities that can empower one to become an entrepreneur. This is the observation of Boi Kgathi-Rubbmasen, the owner of Myfoodness m...
Mon 05 Mar 2018, 17:56 pm
Food manufacturer and distributor, Bokomo Botswana this week received the ISO 9001:2015 certificate from Botswana Bureau of Standards (BOBS).
Mon 05 Mar 2018, 17:53 pm
The Ministry of Investment Trade and Industry (MITI) has reserved about 14 business activites as part of their citizen economic empowerment mandate.
Mon 05 Mar 2018, 17:49 pm
A fall in rough diamond prices last year resulted in the countrys trade balance dropping 47% to a surplus of P7.1 billion, data released by Statistics Botswana on Friday...
Mon 26 Feb 2018, 16:15 pm
The age of digital comes with abundant opportunities waiting to be embraced and Lame Bogatsu is not one to miss such a window.
Mon 26 Feb 2018, 16:08 pm
Government has acknowledged the critical role that air transportation plays in the economy of the country noting that it contributes towards tourism, trade, investment an...
Mon 26 Feb 2018, 16:06 pm
The Botswana Investment Trade Centre (BITC) has partnered with Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) to roll out complimentary wifi access at all four international airports ...
Mon 26 Feb 2018, 16:02 pm
Orange Botswana has launched a free access mobile platform, which provides information on interest topics such as health, agriculture, the weather, Orange Money, as well ...
Mon 26 Feb 2018, 16:00 pm
The Ministry of Youth Empowerment Sport and Culture Development has noted that the closure of the BCL mine has negatively affected youth businesses.
Mon 19 Feb 2018, 16:08 pm
Three major Botswana oil companies have acquired sites in the Lobatse International Transport Hub (LITH) to develop truckports that will supply fuel and lubricants for bo...
Mon 19 Feb 2018, 15:44 pm
At the young age of 33, Tumelo Sealetsa has defied all odds and managed to venture into an industry that is dominated by international players.
Mon 19 Feb 2018, 15:14 pm
Local Enterprise Authority (LEA) intends to contribute towards the reduction of the import bill through the development of Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs).
Mon 12 Feb 2018, 11:47 am
Being an entrepreneur and starting it without any funding needs determination, persistence and patience, said Montle Sealetsa who co-owns a cab business Our Family Cabs...
Mon 12 Feb 2018, 11:46 am
The slide in employment figures for the mining sector continues, with the latest Statistics Botswana survey showing that nearly 100 workers lost their jobs in the six mon...
Mon 12 Feb 2018, 11:36 am
All Kasi, co-owned by Ludo Kemoeng and Bance Maplanka, has been identified as one of the top most-admired brands in the country alongside international brand, Nike.
Mon 12 Feb 2018, 11:22 am
FRANCISTOWN: A shortage of jobs has pushed seven young Batswana into creating their own agency in marketing and communications hence becoming part of a booming generation...
Mon 05 Feb 2018, 14:23 pm
What started as a hobby turned Veronica Moleleki into an entrepreneur, who became the first Motswana to produce a nail polish gel under her own brand, VMM.
Mon 05 Feb 2018, 13:14 pm
About 11 entrepreneurs have benefited from the Tony Elumelu Foundation (TEF) entrepreneurship programme for the last three years through mentorship, business training ski...
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