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Business

UB Economics Society urges Gov’t action to revitalise youth-owned enterprises

The call for government action to bolster struggling youth-owned enterprises has been amplified by the University of Botswana Economics Society, following a recent report...

Botswana’s unemployment woes haunt BIHL, enterprises

The rampant unemployment in Botswana poses a significant challenge to businesses in the country. Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited (BIHL), the leading insurer in the...

Parley greenlights BPC P1.7 billion loan guarantee 

Parliament has granted approval for the Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) to seek funding from local financial institutions, facilitating the payment of outstanding balances totaling...

Here are the most ‘used’ emojis in Botswana 

Emojis have transcended mere symbols, evolving into a language utilized not only by Gen Zs and Millennials, but by individuals of all ages globally....

BIHL anticipates P1 billion PAT  

Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited (BIHL), the leading diversified financial services group in the nation, anticipates a substantial increase in profits, as per its latest...

Selebi Phikwe citrus farm boosts SPEDU economy

Businesses operating within the SPEDU region has reaped substantial benefits exceeding P120 million from the Selibe Phikwe Citrus Farm project over the past three...

Letshego leads weekly gains as DCI slightly moves up 

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) of the Botswana Stock Exchange saw a slight increase of 0.09 percent by the week ending on March 22,...

De Beers’ second cycle sales improve but…

The world’s top diamond dealer, De Beers, has reported another increase in rough diamond sales as prices continue to rebound after slumping in 2023,...

The tourism leakage 

Botswana's tourism industry continues to face challenges in retaining significant revenue, resulting in leakage to neighboring countries, according to Dumezdweni Mthimkhulu, the minister responsible...

Gov’t initiates overhaul of troubled GABS System

The government has initiated the process of overhauling the problematic Government Accounting and Budgeting System (GABS) by acquiring cutting-edge technological equipment. Minister of Communications,...