Tuesday, January 18, 2022

Business

Bankers Union reports Stanchart to Central Bank, OP for ‘exporting jobs’

Standard Chartered Bank Botswana is accused of having already started implementing a disputed retrenchment exercise while a stalemate between the bank and its employees...

Kasane-Kazungula Re-Development Plan still facing challenges

Despite its significant progress, Kasane- Kazungula Re-Development Plan is still faced with a number of challenges. The revelation was made by Chobe Land Board...

Prudent Fiscal Policy: Critical for inclusive economic structural transformation

The fall in the IST index implies that Botswana experienced a decreased achievement level of inclusive structural transformation compared to its counterparts, especially South...

From Sales Rep to Glass Business Owner, meet Peter Mokumako – Lobatse Aluminum and Glass MD

For the past 31 years, the Founder and owner of Lobatse Aluminium and Glass (PTY) LTD, Peter Mokumako has dedicated his time and passion...

Taxman says taxpayers are not taking advantage of amnesty

Businesses and individuals owing some taxes in Botswana have until 31 December 2021 to take advantage of an amnesty scheme put up by the...

LLR buys into Railpark mall

Industrial property focused Letlole La Rona (LLR) is expanding its property portfolio, this time, increasing its share of retail space. The Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE)...

AFDB pins Botswana growth to 7.5%

A statement from the African Development Bank (AFDB) indicates that the Botswana’s real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth is projected to recover by 7.5...

Lucara buoyant about 2022

Lucara Diamond Corp, which owns the large gem churning Karowe mine, has upped its targets as it anticipates strong diamond sales on the back...

India’s Jindal plans to start building Botswana coal mine in 2022

India's Jindal Steel & Power Limited (JSPL) (JNSP.NS) will start building a coal mine in Botswana's southeastern Mmamabula coalfields in 2022, aiming to supply the export...

CEDA injects over P30 million into Francistown’s ailing economy

In an effort to save the ailing economy of Francistown, the Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) has funded 125 businesses from applicants who operate...