Wednesday, September 23, 2020

Botswana

Botswana’s NBFIs safe and sound…

The Botswana non-bank financial institutions (NBFIs) had a good ride last year as assets went up, maintaining the dominant position in the...

WHAT ARE THE KEY LESSONS FROM CHOPPIES FOR BOTSWANA?

Just about two weeks back I was part of a discussion on a Johannesburg based radio station – PowerFM. The topic of...

Montisetse emerges as UDC point man in RSA

President of the South African National Union of Mineworkers in South Joseph Montisetse who has vowed to unseat President Mokgweetsi Masisi is using the...

The rise and fall of Ram

Choppies' woes took another dramatic turn this week as the company board suspended the long term serving CEO over allegations of impropriety, and with...

Boko, Gaolatlhe, Nkaigwa, Thutlwe face election ban

Umbrella for Democratic Change (UDC) President Duma Boko, Alliance for Progressives (AP) President Ndaba Gaolatlhe, UDC parliamentary candidate for Gaborone North Haskings Nkaigwa and...

Venson-Moitoi approached Court with Stained Hands

The court only determines matters brought before it on the basis that the applicant has a leg to stand on, a principle known as...

The year that transformed a nation…

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness,...

Independence gig guide

Clash of SADC's Finest SpinnersGilbert Promotions will on Sunday, September 30 host Clash of SADC's finest spinners family fun day at My Destiny Garden...

Masisi led economy faces crunch time on budget

Just under six months into office, the government of President Mokgweetsi Masisi has been greeted by a less-than-sanguine picture of underlying economic conditions. The...

Botswana’s financial services sector still small, lags behind peer countries

Bank of Botswana (BoB)'s Director of the Department of Research and Financial Stability Dr Tshokologo Kganetsano says the financial sector is a key element...