Business

23 Sep 2018

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) declined by a further 9.1 percent in the second quarter of 2018, continuing the downward trend that started in the third quarter of 2017.

23 Sep 2018

The country's sole colliery, Morupule Coal Mine will not be able to take advantage of the shortage of coal in neighbouring South Africa, the company’s Chief Public and Corporate Affairs Officer Boineelo Seitshiro has said.

23 Sep 2018

Choppies Enterprises Limited, the leading native grocer, with listings on the Botswana Stock Exchange and Johannesburg Stock Exchange, says the publication of the financial results for the year ended 30 June 2018 will be delayed. The company also warned its shareholders to expect lower profits.

23 Sep 2018

At a time when we are being told that the big brother down South is still bull-dozing other members of the Southern African Customs Union (SACU), we ought to ask ourselves a few questions that include on how we intend to turn the tables as citizens and consumers in Botswana.

17 Sep 2018

Since the discovery of diamonds Botswana maintained strong economic growth in excess of eight percent per annum. The only other country recorded as having enjoyed a rapid economic growth over such a long period is said to be none other than Botswana’s newest economic buddy – China.

17 Sep 2018

The government of Botswana is said to be working around the clock and behind the scenes to set up an economic development board that will be similar to the one that was set up by Mauritius a few years back.

17 Sep 2018

FRANCISTOWN – The President, Mokgweetsi Masisi last Monday told the business community gathered here that he will not “fire” ministers who recently contested and lost during the ruling Botswana Democratic Party (BDP) primary elections – Bulela Ditswe.

17 Sep 2018

In a scene reminiscent of action packed thriller movie, Botswana’s security apparatus on Tuesday descended on Botho University and arrested one of the school’s top executives.

17 Sep 2018

On the occasion that marked the announcement of what should by now have radically changed the shape of home ownership in our country, the Government said that one of the functions of SIHA (Single Housing Authority), mandated to the Botswana Housing Corporation in 2012 will be the provision of ‘affordable’ and ‘adequate’ housing for all income categories.

17 Sep 2018

Botswana, along with Mozambique and other SACU members, are currently holding talks with the United Kingdom (UK) to agree on a trade arrangements post the exit of UK from the European Union block, Permanent Secretary at Trade Ministry – Peggy Serame has said.