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EU strikes post-Cotonou deal with ACP region

The initialling of the new Partnership Agreement between the European Union (EU) and members of the Organisation of African, Caribbean and Pacific States (OACPS, formerly known as the ACP Group of States)…

National informal sector Recovery Plan launched

The minister of Investment, Trade and Industry (MITI), Peggy Serame has implored the informal sector to work towards building their businesses into formal enterprises. Speaking at the launch of the Botswana National…

Stanbic names head of Transactional Products and Services

Stanbic Bank Botswana continues in its steadfast ambition to help clients build their legacies and drive Botswana’s growth. A key part of this is delivery of true client centricity through nuanced solutions…

Stanbic upgrades its Core Banking System

Stanbic Bank Botswana said it will soon begin transition to Finacle 3, which is its upgraded Core Banking System. The technologically advanced system is replacing the current Bank Finacle 2 System. The…

Enygma Ventures open applications for last call of the year

Enygma Ventures has opened up applications for investment in its final call of the year. Female entrepreneurs and innovators who are problem solvers with existing businesses or new business ideas in SADC…

Air Botswana Recommences Joburg/ Gabs Flights

National carrier, Air Botswana said it will re-commence its scheduled regional operations effective November 10, 2020. According to the state-owned company, it will initially offer four weekly flights between Gaborone and Johannesburg,…

S&P changes Botswana’s outlook from stable to negative

S&P Global Ratings has released an update of the sovereign credit rating for Botswana which showed that the country’s sovereign credit rating for long-term foreign and domestic currency bonds are affirmed at…

Continental Reinsurance is 100% owner of Botswana subsidiary 

Continental Reinsurance Plc has announced a change in the ownership structure of Continental Reinsurance Ltd (Botswana). After its recent acquisition of a minority 40% stake in the company, through its holding company,…

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