Tuesday, October 20, 2020

Business

Botswana pushes to become future energy supplier

Botswana is to parade itself as the modern ?Newcastle of Africa? at the planned coal mining conference to take place in June this year. The...

BBS rebrands to protect its market share

The Botswana Building Society (BBS), the country?s titanic mortgage lender, is waging a big fight to protect its position as the premier financer of...

LionOre to delist from Australian stock exchange

LionOre Mining International last week made its first steps towards moving from a public company by announcing its intentions to de-list from the Australian...

Discovery Metals extends its resource base hunt

The Australian-Botswana Stock Exchange listed junior miner, Discovery Metals Limited, extended its exploration scope at Maun project buoyed by latest results that showed better...

Stanbic bank tops African banks in ranking

African Business magazine, named Standard group as the top most among African banks while Standard came out as the largest African bank on the...

DTC Botswana appoints its pioneering MD

DTC Botswana, an offshoot of De Beers and its Botswana government partnership, appointed its pioneering Managing Director, Brian McDonald, last week in a move...

MRI stops football sponsorship to improve dented balance-sheet

Med Rescue International (MRI), the medical emergency company, is to end its First Division football sponsorship in a bid to aid its balance-sheet that...

FurnMart brightens investors? faces with good results

FurMart, the country?s largest furniture store, sat its investors in comfortable laurels as its six months revenue surged up by 35 percent to...

De Beers targets Botswana for new world class mines

De Beers SA, the world?s leading diamond hunter and gatherer, said it is refocusing its efforts in Botswana and other southern African countries in...

Pension funds growth sparks debate over foreign reserves

The dramatic growth of the pension fund industry over the last five years is opening a fresh debate revolving around localization of the management...