Friday, July 30, 2021

Sunday Standard

Botswana stalls to ratify African Charter on Democracy

BY THOBO MOTLHOKAThe government of Botswana remains one of at least two countries in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) yet to sign and ratify...

DIS prevails over China Jiangsu in court

The Lobatse High Court on Friday stamped its seal of approval on an advice by Directorate of Intelligence and Security (DIS) that the Public...

Inside how Pula Steel creditors, liquidator rejected the Verma family

BY VICTOR BAATWENGEfforts by Deepak Verma ÔÇô a representative of the Verma family who conceptualized the liquidated Selebi Phikwe based steel manufacturing company ÔÇô...

Local banks take the lead in supporting Women-preneurs

BY MOSIDI MOKAEYATwo local banks ÔÇô National Development Bank (NDB) and Stanbic Bank Botswana this week held two separate events aimed at empowering women...

Molepolole still grapple with water shortage but…

BY CEDRIC SWANKAResidents of Molepolole village, the most populous village in Botswana according to the 2011 Population and Housing Census, have been experiencing a...

Minergy reports progress on coal project

BY PATIENCE RADISOENGThe Botswana Stock Exchange quoted Coal Company - Minergy Limited has announced that it will reach steady-state production by September this year.The...

Capital market makers could affect stock closing prices

BY BONNIE MODIAKGOTLAThe Botswana Stock Exchange Limited (BSEL) intends to make further changes to its market making rules, which will result in the changes...

Scrutiny over financial institutions staff

BY BONNIE MODIAKGOTLAThe financial markets, particularly the banking industry, are premised on a high level of trust for it to function properly. After all,...

Botswana amends trade legislations to improve competitiveness, compliance

BY CEDRIC SWANKABotswana has made four bill amendments this year to comply with international laws and improve business competitiveness.This past week, Parliament passed bills...

Choppies AGM on halt as forensic audit report also gets delayed

BY KABELO SEITSHIROThe much awaited forensic audit report by Ernst & Young Botswana on retailer - Choppies Enterprises has led to the delay to...