Monday, August 10, 2020

Business

Inflation to slide further, mining sector to pick-up the economy- analysts

The consumer price index (CPI) is expected to sage in the second part of the year while the mining sector is thought to bolster...

BoB licenses Imara African Fund

THE Gaborone-registered Imara financial services group announced last week that its Imara African Opportunities Fund has been registered by Botswana's financial service regulators and...

Furniture Mart opens its first mega store

Furniture Mart, the titanic regional furniture shop listed on the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE), pressed ahead with its planned growth strategy by opening its...

ABC targets mining houses to improve its fortunes

African Development Corporation (ABC), the African wholesale bank, is embarking on re-capitalisation process aimed at helping it to take advantage of the booming mining...

Stanbic Bank shoots-up on strong loan book and treasury division

Stanbic Bank, the smallest retail bank in the country, rode on the back of the treasury department in its first six months to end...

BSE in a bid to increase market participation

The Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) is to take a giant leap into the future next month by inviting two Information Technology (IT) vendor companies...

Debswana expansion to put strain on national budget

Botswana national budget is likely to experience further stress in the next few years as more money goes towards building a P6 billion worth...

Barclays introduces direct retail sales services

Barclays Bank of Botswana, the largest retail bank in the country raised competition stakes in the local market by announcing its intention to...

PI discloses structures to raise necessary capital

In an attempt to explore investment opportunities in South Africa, First Sun Alliance tied the knot with South African-based KIH Group. The two, together...

Chobe Holdings aims to spread its wings across the region

Chobe Holdings, the tourism outfits listed on the Botswana stock Exchange (BSE), is planning expansion programmers into Africa in a bid to enhance shareholders'...