New economic instruments not as fruitful as hoped

At the helm: Serame announced relief measures last week PIC MORERI SEJAKGOMO
At the helm: Serame announced relief measures last week PIC MORERI SEJAKGOMO

As the third quarter of 2022 continues, many worry as to what tomorrow holds, with so many changes in economic policies being made.

One remains quite wary as to spending habits and prospects of many different endeavours, including business creation and business sustainability.

The Minister of Finance, Peggy Serame, recently announced new policy instruments within her ministry in an effort to provide a cushion to the people of Botswana and their businesses against the rising costs of goods and services.

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Just recently, the Manual Workers Union successfully interdicted BotswanaPost from implementing new terms and conditions of employment for its members without the union’s knowledge.The union then took the BotswanaPost to court seeking to stop the postal parastatal from implementing terms and conditions of the workers who fall under their membership without being involved on their behalf.In his ruling, Justice Isaac Bahuma of the Gaborone...

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