Friday, July 30, 2021

Business

Batswana are on stock market stampede

The number of Batswana who are now turning to the stock exchange for investment purposes jumped up by 300 percent year-on-year as they try...

Alexander Forbes being stalked by prey

Alexander Forbes is being scouted by a horde of private equity investors for nearly P 7.8 billion (R 9.1 billion including dividend) for its...

BMC registers more than P373 million turnover

Botswana Meat Commission (BMC) posted much better results compared to results of 2004. The BMC, a quasi-government entity that was established to promote the development...

Blue aims for BSE dual – listing following its debut on JSE

Blue Financial Service, the down- market financial outfit listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange's (JSE's) venture capital board on Thursday as part of...

BBS loan book powered by home-ownership boom

Botswana Building Society (BBS) mortgage banks came with strong loan book, which was buoyed by an upsurge in residential property, the company's full year...

Letshego stages biggest single trade in history

Letshego Holdings, the micro finance outfit, brightened the market last week with the largest single trade in recent history and prompted speculation that a...

Diamond Technology Park gurus win largest rough gem this century

Safdico, the manufacturing arm of Graff Diamonds, one of South Africa's leading diamond companies and founder of Botswana's Diamond Technology Park, has outbid companies...

A speech by Ndaba Gaolathe, CEO, Photon PEMC at the occasion of prize-giving at Maikano CJSS

From the days I queued for malutu and dinawa at Lesedi Primary School - through my experiences at Daukome sandveld cattle-post where my father...

BEDIA forges ahead with its matchmaking agenda

The Botswana Export Development and Investment Authority (BEDIA) forges ahead this week with its matchmaking mandate to help Botswana businesses find trading and operating...

Debswana dismisses inefficiency allegations

Contrary to recent reports that Debswana mines are not efficiently managed, information released this week shows that they are the best performing in all...