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Five-year extension Played a critical role on the country’s economy GAZETTE REPORTER Citizen Entrepreneurial Development Agency (CEDA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Thabo Thamane’s contract has been renewed with a five-year …

MPHO MATSHEDISO Botswana Telecommunications Company (BTC)’s access in hostile terrains has made it easy for small medium micro businesses (SMES) to prosper. This was seen as unthinkable by mainstream mobile …

Ninth sales cycle of 2020 amounted to $450 million But De Beers’ worldwide rough production decreased by 4% Botswana production down by 15% GAZETTE REPORTER Constant demand for rough diamonds …

GAZETTE REPORTER While many sectors have been hit hard by the ripple effects of COVID-19, the industrial sector under of the property industry has a positive story to tell. According …

GAZETTE REPORTER Botswana Housing Corporation (BHC) experienced a decline in profitability on the back of low margins from sales of its stock in areas further away from its main markets …

Company discovers 998 carat diamond at Karowe Mine GAZETTE REPORTER A solid 998-carat high white clivage diamond has been recovered by Vancouver-based miner, Lucara Diamond Corporation, from its 100 percent …

The acquisition comes with a richly endowed kimberlite in the Kgalagadi Desert that Sekaka recently discovered GAZETTE REPORTER Botswana Diamonds PLC have added to their list of projects after acquiring …

Meteoric rise left competitors way behind GAZETTE REPORTER Just after shares in Botswana’s discount supermarket chain Choppies resumed trading on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE) on Friday last week at …

This time for the cutting and polishing of the ‘Sethunya’ gemstone Personalized high jeweller experience the ultimate aim for well heeled customers   GAZETTE REPORTER Canadian precious stone miner Lucara …

But BoB survey shows firms are optimistic about recovery next year GAZETTE REPORTER Local firms are pessimistic about economic activity and expect banks to be stingy with credit and the …

Leading telco’s IPO the most over-subscribed ever BTC enhanced synergies across the economy The CEO of the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE), Thapelo Tsheole, has described Botswana Telecommunications Corporation (BTC) as …

Indian High Commissioner says some Indian companies have their only offices in Africa in Gaborone GAZETTE REPORTER The Indian High Commissioner to Botswana, Dr Rajesh Ranjan, says bilateral trade between …