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Women leadership on the rise

• 39 percent of senior management positions in African businesses are held by women, higher than global average of 31 percent

MOGWERA AND TEAM FACE REMOVAL FROM BABEREKI INVESTMENTS

• Babereki Investments ordered to convene AGM • BOPEU leadership intends to remove Mogwera and team from Babereki directorship at...

BCL PREFERRED BIDDER TO SHUT DOWN SMELTER

Engineers close to the BCL bid say any suitor who did not propose to restart the mine’s smelter plant and refinery should have been...

Mascom gives away a house worth P700K

Mascom partnered with Samsung and Cell City on a Win a House promotion

ATAF to launch Women in Tax Network

• The Network will build on synergies created by adoption of the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against...

Citizen contractors urged to form consortia

• Minister commends the private sector for reaching out to the youth

The Bulb World launches Africa’s first e-light bulb

• Smart emergency bulb lasts 3 hours after power cut • Rechargeable bulb is a 3-in-one product

PPC boosts education

• Responds to appeal for textbooks • PPC Botswana adopted the school in 2018

OLMD pledges P4.4m for community projects in Boteti

• District Health Management Team receives two vehicles for contact-tracing • Special education block built at a school

We have some way to go in gender parity- Mohohlo

• Says Rwanda is reaping beneficial effects of gender parity • Singles out SA, Tanzania and Uganda for reaching 30% SADC quota • Characterises...

Stanbic Affirms its Support for Women

• “We have the power to change our reality” – Head of Compliance, Shathani Molefe

PPADB fails to stop re-award of P450m road tender

• Time is of the essence for this project to commence without any further delays – Justice Leburu

Competition Authority endorses BIFM property fund acquisition

The Authority says it determined through the analysis of the facts of the merger, that the proposed transaction is not likely to result...

BURS tax collections from KBL declined by P200m due to...

Combined, BURS and Water Utilities Corporation (WUC) collected P620, 432,173 in 2020 compared to P842, 678, 575 in 2019.

Botswana on red alert as SA debt crisis worsens

• SACU revenues to decline significantly • Govt heavily relies on SACU revenue • Botswana could suffer from SA’s degraded credit rating...

Ministry of trade registered 137 offences during alcohol...

The main concern are businesses that trade beyond stipulated hours and consumers who fail to observe social distancing and those who...