Formation of Special Economic Zones gathers pace


Special Economic Zones (SEZs) will soon be established across the country if Parliament passes a Bill seeking to create geographically distinct areas, providing an investor friendly business environment.

The objective of the Bill is to establish a public enterprise known as the Special Economic Zones Authority (SEZA).

SEZA will be responsible for creating special economic zones that will make Botswana the most preferred location for both domestic and foreign (direct) investment and for providing confidence to investors.

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