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KGOSI charged for NPF

Kgosi served on Thursday

Has the military complex won Masisi ?

• Botswana to acquire more fighter jets • Defence budget grows from previous P6.86bn to P8.57bn in 2020 • Opposition leader blasts...

Fears for 150 jobs as EDCON embarks on mass retrenchments

Jobs of 150 employees working of Edcon in Botswana are hanging in a balance as South Africa’s biggest non-food retailer embarks on...

SERAME calls on tipplers to adjust to a new normal

• Minister announces relaxation of strictures on trading hours • Warns of pending review of liquor laws • Traditional beer remains...

INSIDE THE COVID-19 MESS OF PROBABLES

Batswana were left slack-jawed after the Covid-19 Task Force put through a weekend fear that what has looked like their nation’s relative...

A nation in economic ruin!

The end of President Masisi’s State of Emergency in 2021 poses a second wave of economic impact which will be labour-related as businesses...

The bubble bursts at PrimeTime

• But the directors are not too worried

Air Botswana slashes salaries all round

• 192 retrenched • Staff allowances not paid since April • Covid-19 to blame

BERA CEO defends BPC failures

The Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) have defended the Botswana Power Corporation (BPC) decision to hike electricity tariffs...

BERA PHASES OUT HIGH SULPHUR DIESEL

The Botswana Energy Regulatory Authority (BERA) has embarked on a nationwide campaign to phase out high sulphur content diesel from...

Rising food import bill comples agric reforms

• Govt reviewing ISPAAD • Urges people to produce more from their farmlands

Corporate firms likely to exploit tax exemptions

A tax expert has warned that corporate firms may change group structures to align themselves with the revised Income Tax Act and benefit...

COVID-19:- A BASIS FOR TAX PENALTY WAIVERS

The advent of COVID-19 brought so much unexpected disruptions to business as well as normal life. It is almost impossible to numerate...

DPP blows P10 million in the air

• Legal fees accrue in 3 years • Lawyers and investigators covered