Botswana sells 'unique' ease of doing business point


In yet another effort to attract investors to consider doing business in Botswana, government urged the audience at the just-ended US-Africa Business Summit to make hay while the sun shines for venture capitalists.

Speaking at the summit, President Mokgweetsi Masisi said Botswana still has a stable economic outlook to set up and operate in the country despite the pandemic having chipped away at some sectoral gains.

“We have, as a country, managed to maintain a positive economic outlook going forward, with both Moody’s and Standard and Poor’s rating agencies, giving us an 'A' sovereign credit ratings, the only country in mainland sub-Saharan Africa to have such a rating," he said.

Editor's Comment
A step in the right direction

That is indeed a welcome development, especially looking at the fact that the manual way of doing things is slowly disappearing and competency in the use of computers and other digital gadgets has become a must.The simple way of looking at it is just an example that almost all companies have gone completely digital and school leavers will be better placed after leaving school, because they will already be familiar with the use of computers.The...

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