Thursday, December 5, 2019

Business

Tax hike looms as Gov’t seeks to widen revenue stream

In a swift move that appears to be amongst the few options available to increase revenue, the Botswana government is considering a hike in...

Makhwade-Seboni becomes Mascom’s “Number One” employee

Former British Prime Minister - Margaret Thatcher once famously said, “If you want anything said, ask a man. If you want something done, ask...

Postman cries out to Gov’t for help…..with cash

The gap between BotswanaPost’s revenue and expenditure has widened, thanks largely to the amalgamation with its sister company - Botswana Couriers and Logistics in...

NOTHING: That’s what happens if you pay small businesses late in Botswana

Small businesses have been identified as the backbone of the local economy – and face challenges that larger firms do not usually deal with...

Partnership seeks to boost pipeline of women engineers

De Beers Group has partnered with award-winning, South African company, WomEng organization as an effort geared towards improving the number of women in engineering...

Can Khunwana rewrite Air Botswana’s high-level turbulence history?

The national airline – Air Botswana is best known for two things - Its delicious billington (which forms part of the in-flight snack served...

BBS Limited remains suspended at BSE as audit drags on…

External auditors of BBS Limited – KPMG are said to have asked to be given up to end of January 2020 to conclude to...

BSB, Old Mutual “work” together towards financial inclusion

The evolution of the financial sector in Botswana has been guided by policy formulation, advancement in financial technology, evolving user needs in the economy...

BMC set up international laboratory to diversify revenue streams

Cash stripped state owned meat exporter – Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) has come up with a globally accredited laboratory where tests of business products...

CEDA owed P2 billion by over 5000 businesses

The amount owed by citizens’ entrepreneurs who received assistance from the state owned financial development institution – CEDA or Citizen Entrepreneurship Development has been...