Friday, July 30, 2021

Economy

Zimbabwe: Good, Bad and Breathtakingly Beautiful

Had it not been for the countless and unreasonable traffic stops between Mashonaland and Matebeleland provinces, I would say with poise that my recent...

BDC still focused on dairy project

The Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) this week revealed that it still plans to set up a dairy farm to curb milk shortages in Botswana....

Botswana plans “bold” economic stimulus after diamond price drop

Botswana will use some of its P88 billion in foreign exchange reserves to stimulate the economy after a drop in diamond prices hit growth...

Burning the reserves; how far down the road can we travel?

The decision announced at a Botswana Democratic Party Special Congress that Government will draw down a portion of the reserves saved at Bank of...

De Beers confirms Russia toppled Botswana as number one diamond producer

The De Beers Group of Companies' Diamond Insight Report 2015 released recently has confirmed Russia's move to the top of the table of global...

Botswana’s economy contracts in QII

Botswana's economy contracted by 0.4 percent quarter-on-quarter in the three months to end-June, versus a revised 1.8 percent contraction in the QI:2015, data released...

Wilderness Safaris to receive Presidential honours

Fresh information emerging from Office of the President (OP) indicates that President Ian Khama will bestow honours on Wilderness Safaris, a tourism consortium in...

Utilities blackouts hike Choppies operation costs

Choppies Limited, the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) and Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) listed retailer has admitted that the electricity and water cuts have had...

Deadline for submission of tax returns fast approaching

The date for income tax return submissions is very important and mist be diarized. But it is often a date that many people easily...

African Energy reveals Mmamantswe purchasers on ASX request

In response to a recent request for further information from the Australian Stock Exchange, (ASX), African Energy has announced TM Consulting as the new...