Business

18 Mar 2019

BY KABELO SEITSHIRO

The name of the company that has been awarded the Debswana Mining Company’s mega project – Cut 9 remains known to only a few ‘privileged’ individuals at the government enclave and the diamond mining industry.

18 Mar 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

A discussion is currently taking place at the government enclave to have the Economic Diversification Drive strategy (EDD) policy turned into a law.

The Acting Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Investment, Trade and Industry - Keganele Malikongwa this week confirmed that EDD legislation is on the cards.

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 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.