Saturday, December 3, 2022

Business

BTA hires professionals to remodel numbering policy

Botswana Telecommunication Authority (BTA) has engaged experts in telecommunication matters to assist in the development of a new telephone numbering policy and to work...

Bifm funds balloon to P 11 billion

Botswana Investment Fund Management (Bifm)'s funds under its control bulged to P 11 billion to September this year, as it is supported by technology...

Botswana set for another budget surplus driven by diamonds, devaluation

Botswana is set for an artificial budget surplus triggered by diamond production and the crawling peg between the pula and the US dollar, a...

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...