Saturday, June 19, 2021

Science and Tech

Local innovator reaches 20mln App downloads

At the age of six, Itumeleng Garebatshabe recalls being the only one wearing a watch in his classÔÇönot as an accessory, but as something...

Mobile technology boosting financial inclusion in Botswana- GSMA

Although the mobile industry in Sub-Saharan Africa region is posed to slow down in the next coming years, the sector plays an important role...

Mabeo commends BOFINET for optic fibre project completion

WERDA: The Minister of Transport and Communications Tshenolo Mabeo has applauded the Botswana Fibre Networks for the successful completion of works on the optic...

Lower realised diamond prices impact on Gem Diamonds revenue

Gem Diamonds, the UK based owners of Ghaghoo diamond mine in Botswana, has been hit by challenging market conditions as it reported lower revenues...

Tlou Energy eyes AIM dual listing to raise funds for Botswana projects

Tlou Energy, the Southern Africa focused natural gas explorer has told its shareholders that it is investigating the possibility of a dual listing on...

In SADC, mining companies a major conduit of illicit financial flows

As African nations ratchet up the war against illicit financial flows (IFF) and indigenous scholar-activists lend intellectual support to the cause, mining companies have...

Botswana Innovation Hub suspends bogus PhD Director

Following an expose by the Sunday Standard in June on the bogus academic qualifications of the Director of Marketing, Communications and Registration, Geoffrey Seleka,...