Business

24 Jun 2019

Botswana continues to record high rate of unemployment and sluggish economic growth. At the same time, the number of start-ups in comparison with other African countries is low, a scenario that led to the question – “What role can Universities and Colleges play to reduce unemployment?”

24 Jun 2019

BY CEDRIC SWANKA

The Botswana National Productivity Centre (BNPC) aims to improve the self-assessment capabilities organisations with the introduction of a public training workshop dubbed Balance scorecard (BSC), for individuals in the private and public sector.

24 Jun 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

The Botswana Insurance Company (BIC) has embarked on a brand identity transformation adopting its group symbol of a bull.

The brand refresh saw the BIC recently revealing its new logo which celebrates the company’s history, values and vision.

24 Jun 2019

Local stakeholders within the asset management industry have been told that the “suitcase banking” approach of parachuting in and out of the African continent may have worked in the past but in today’s context, so says Ronak Gopaldas - Director at Signal Risk.

17 Jun 2019

BY KABELO SEITSHIRO

"Goodbye's (The Saddest Word)" is a song recorded by Canadian recording artist Celine Dion for her sixth English-language album - A New Day Has Come.

17 Jun 2019

BY PATIENCE RADISOENG

Leaders around the world are increasingly concerned with one word: change. Trends show that change in various sectors of the society and economy is happening at higher speeds, in more areas of life and with more unknown consequences than anyone can remember.

17 Jun 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

The Platjan Bridge linking Botswana and South Africa in the SPEDU region is now at 86 percent complete although behind schedule.

17 Jun 2019

BY ARNOLD LETSHOLO

The Ministry of Investment Trade and Industry (MITI) has facilitated registration of 86 business names for People with Disabilities, since 2015; out of which 15 were registered during the 2018/19 financial year.

17 Jun 2019

BY CEDRIC SWANKA

Botswana`s continued investment and development towards information communication technologies which contribute to improved digital skills has been recognised among Africa`s digital initiatives to watch in 2019 by Liquid Telecom in their African Digital skills report 2019.

17 Jun 2019

BY VICTOR BAATWENG

Atleast 13 African nations, five from southern Africa – Lesotho, Eswatini, Malawi, Zimbabwe and South Africa have caught up with the rest of the world in the list of countries that have ended the longstanding prohibition of the production of Cannabis and HEMP.