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MoH BLOWS P668M ON COVID-19 TENDERS

• Procurements still dogged by controversy • MoH was given over P1bn for COVID-19 • Balance stands at P510million

HATAB proposes early vaccination for tourism front liners...

In view of the convincing imperative to achieve an early restart of tourism, HATAB proposes that front line tourism staff be designated...

PPC Botswana cements its support for brickmakers

• We can only grow when we work together • Economic development anchored on skills transfer • Community entrepreneurship vital

SEZA CANCELS AND RE-ISSUES DISPUTED PANDAMATENGA TENDER

• Authority focuses energies on economic development & employment creation

BLUTHORN LIQUIDATED

After top dogs at Bluthorn Fund Management were found to have been conducting “illegal banking activities” by loaning out money belonging...

Bofinet data centre to aid Botswana’s ICT growth

Data Centre will be located at Science and Technology Park in Gaborone

BIFM leads discussions on adhering to Pension Fund objectives...

Bifm participated and sponsored this conference for the 15th time in a row; with key discussions being led by its Investment Analyst...

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION IN THE WORKPLACE

International Women’s Day has come and gone but issues affecting women will always be there. LAME MODISE explores ‘inclusive diversity...

Botswana diamonds regain their sparkle

• Positive consumer demand drives recovery while COVID-19 related uncertainties still cast a shadow on diamond sales

BERA has issued IPP licences - Moagi

• Minister says IPP licences are a part of efforts towards energy self-sufficiency • 60 applications for rooftop power generation...

IDM signs MoU with BPSC to facilitate training

The two institutions will jointly develop and deliver short programmes geared towards capacitating individuals in their professional...

Stanbic’s Acceler8 thought leadership event discusses agriculture...

The discussion brought to the fore current opportunities that are offered for the youth as well as the challenges we still face as...

Stanbic and Girls 4 Girls continue to promote leadership...

Following the inaugural Girls 4 Girls session in January 2021, the three-month programme, supported by Stanbic Bank Botswana held...

S&P maintains negative outlook for Botswana

The rating agency indicated that the economic outlook could be revised to stable if Botswana’s public budget performance improves,...

BTO ENHANCES BOTSWANA TOURISM PRODUCT ADMIST COVID-19

Botswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) is faced with the difficult task of resuscitating the country’s tourism industry that is perhaps...

Stanford Graduate School of Business and De Beers open...

It targets CEOs/founders of for-profit companies or for-profit social enterprises who want to grow and scale their companies as well...