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18 Mar 2019

BY CEDRIC SWANKA

Government commitment towards improving internet traffic and broadband penetration, through the national transit backhaul has sparked partnerships between Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) and other regional internet service providers.

18 Mar 2019

BY VICTOR BAATWENG

If an imaginary economic detective was to summon Botswana to the “International Inequality Court” (also imaginary) and asked her to identify the culprit behind the growing wave of economic inequality in this country – what could possibly be Botswana’s answer?

18 Mar 2019

BY ARNOLD LETSHOLO

The Board of Directors of Forest Conservation Botswana (FCB) has resolved to award a tender for the development of management plan for the Chobe and Kasane Forest Reserves.

This follows the completion of Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) for the Chobe Forest Reserves Management Plans in 2018 funded by FCB by P1, 598, 873. 02.

18 Mar 2019

BY BONNIE MODIAKGOTLA

The Botswana Stock Exchange listed property company, Letlole La Rona, says profit will dip following its decision to offload some of its properties to Cresta Holding, the company warned on Thursday.

18 Mar 2019

BY PATIENCE RADISOENG

18 Mar 2019

BY CEDRIC SWANKA

While in 2016 the Human Resource Development Council (HRDC) was worried about the low uptake of the training levy, fast forward to 2019 the same cannot be said as tables have turned.

18 Mar 2019

BY KABELO SEITSHIRO

The University of Botswana (UB) management this past Monday suspended from duty the Deputy Vice Chancellor - Finance and Administration - Mendel Nlanda.

18 Mar 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

Junior Minister at Land Management, Water and Sanitation Services - Itumeleng Moipisi has outlined to the national assembly this week that the growing demand of water across the country continues to stretch resources requiring identification of additional resources and ensuring water security.

18 Mar 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

While South African media reports are awash with reports that atleast 827 jobs are potentially at risk at the neighbouring country’s Absa Group Limited, the same cannot be said about its local unit – Barclays Bank Botswana.

15 Mar 2019

By Victor Baatweng

The stock of BTCL at the Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) was saved from further decline by the participation of the market maker in the last few days of February, so says financial analysts at Motswedi Securities.

Motswedi Securities is a local stock brokering company based in the capital Gaborone.

15 Mar 2019

By Portia Nkani

As part of the separation process by Absa Group Limited from Barclays PLC, the Group is busy localizing the applications and resources that have been operating from the international jurisdictions back to South Africa where now the company is headquartered.

15 Mar 2019

By Cedric Swanka

Debswana Mining Company has said that is in the process of improving water supply in the township of Orapa with its first ever major upgrade of the oldest potable water reticulation system.

15 Mar 2019

By Calistus Bosaletswe

A specialised agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger - the Food Agriculture Organisation (FAO) has linked the upsurge on illegal hunting in the Okavango Delta, Botswana to trophy hunting ban.

15 Mar 2019

By Victor Baatweng

The state owned statistical agency – Statistics Botswana has released the first set of consumer prices index data following a rebase in December 2018.

The agency first announced in early December 2018 that it will update its measure of consumer prices increase/decrease.

15 Mar 2019

By Bonnie Modiakgotla

Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency’s forensic report will not be released to the public because it is highly confidential, revealed the funding agency’s parent ministry.

15 Mar 2019

By Bonnie Modiakgotla

The banking industry seemed to have performed well in 2018 with both deposits and credit showing solid performance, the financial statistics recently released by Bank of Botswana shows.

11 Mar 2019

BY VICTOR BAATWENG

One after another, the Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of the pan-African lender – Letshego Holdings have followed each other, not on Twitter, but rather in a sudden physical exit of the Gaborone head-quartered company.

11 Mar 2019

BY CALISTUS BOSALETSWE

The water utility cooperation has questioned the quality of what it calls “mushrooming bottled water” in local the market.

The corporation also argues that its tap water is of better quality compared to some of the bottled water sold in local retail stores.

11 Mar 2019

BY ARNOLD LETSHOLO

The Department of Waste Management and Pollution Control (DWMPC) has taken an exemplary move of water conservation by introducing rainwater harvesting initiative at its head office in Gaborone, Block three industrial.

11 Mar 2019

BY VICTOR BAATWENG

The founder of telecommunications operator -Mascom Wireless, Strive Masiyiwa could return as a major player in Botswana’s telecommunications sector. This follows reports that he could buy 44 percent stake belonging to South African teleco giant – MTN Group Ltd.

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