Business

03 Feb 2019

BY KABELO SEITSHIRO

The Non-Bank Financial Institutions Regulatory Authority (NBFIRA) says Botswana’s capital markets sector continue to experience serious delays when doing transactions internationally.

This is so because Botswana has been grey-listed for non-compliance to local laws and international best practices on Anti Money Laundering (AML).

03 Feb 2019

By Bonnie Modiakgotla

De Beers, the world’s biggest diamond producer by value, has recorded its lowest sales for the first sight of the year since it began publicizing its sales data in 2016, as demand for smaller and lower quality diamonds wanes.

03 Feb 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

The Business Botswana (BB), the mouthpiece of the business community have strongly called on the government to remove the amendment to increase the rate of transfer duty on the sale and transfer of property to non-citizens on the Transfer Duty Bill.

03 Feb 2019

BY PATIENCE RADISOENG

When it comes to maintaining key and strategic roads, the Botswana government is a let –down.

This is according to the Botswana Tourism Board Chairperson - Laurence Khupe who cited the poor condition of Nata-Maun road, also known as A3 is bad for the economic activity in the area.

03 Feb 2019

BY KABELO SEITSHIRO

During the past 10 years of the authority’s existence, NBFI has grown noticeably by assets valued at P123 billion in 2017. The growth accounted for 68 percent of the national Gross Domestic Product with 57 percent of total assets in the local financial system.

03 Feb 2019

The Government will make a move to investigate allegations of racial discrimination and favouritism of the super rich Americans visiting tourism sites in particular the Northern Botswana ones infested with breathtaking wildlife adventure.

The tourism sector after diamonds provides the much needed revenue for the country and the welfare of its citizens.

03 Feb 2019

BY CEDRIC SWANKA

Globally, more and more companies are being founded by women. The same is true for Botswana as more and more women are beginning to develop a keen interest in owning and running a business.

29 Jan 2019

BY PORTIA NKANI

Following their decision to part ways with 56 employees at the end of last year, the National Development Bank (NDB) is now a leaner, effective and efficient financial institution that is confident it will turn over a new leaf and be profitable in the next two years.

29 Jan 2019

BY KABELO SEITSHIRO

Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) routine camera monitored inspections of the Glass Reinforced Plastic (GRP) water pipeline have revealed the pipeline is showing signs of failure necessitating a complete shutdown of the North South Carrier water pipeline for replacement.