Thursday, October 29, 2020

Business

Jwaneng Cresta Hotel closed

Hospitality group – Cresta Marakanelo has confirmed the temporary closure of its Jwaneng Hotel due to a Covid 19 cases.

MultiChoice Botswana appoints new MD

MultiChoice Botswana is proud to announce the appointment of Ms Lorato Mwape as its Managing Director. Lorato ascends into...

Diamond sales get a bump

Diamond mining juggernaut De Beers is mounting a strong come back after posting its highest rough diamond sales  since January when the...

Consumer Inflation ticks up

Consumer prices in Botswana rapidly rose in September after they edged down to historic lows, shows latest data from Statistics Botswana.

BPC, Liquid Telecom break up at the behest of Gov’t

Liquid Telecommunications Holdings, a company linked to Zimbabwean billionaire Strive Masiyiwa, is acquiring back the stake it offered to Botswana Power Corporation,...

BoB sees inherent risks in the banking sector

The dominance of unsecured lending is a cause of concern, according to Bank of Botswana, highlighting lurking risks as key sectors of...

SMMEs are essential to economic development, poverty alleviation

SMMEs play a major role in the growth of the economy of a country and a crucial role towards achieving industrial and...

Covid -19 curtail FDI flows to Botswana

The United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD) predicts that Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) flows to Africa will contract by 25...

BPOPF new joint venture partner

The country’s multibillion Pula pension fund, Botswana Public Officers Pension Fund (BPOPF) has confirmed partnering with a foreign company on a new...

Smaller banks hold steady

Smaller banks have managed to chirp market share from dominant banks despite operating in a tight market, reveals the latest Bank of...