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February 13, 2018 2:04 PM AP to engage indigenous Batswana in tourism sector

When responding to the Budget Speech on Monday afternoon, Gaolathe said his party is concerned that the tourism sector is narrowly focused on the Okavango and Chobe or high value, eco-tourism and is concentrated in a few highly capitalised hands. “Our objective with this sector therefore is to expand the tourism hub in the Okavango-Chobe-Makgadikgadi 5

February 12, 2018 9:25 AM Zimbabwe President on a two-day State Visit

“The visit will afford the two leaders an opportunity to deliberate on bilateral, regional, and international issues of mutual concern. It will also serve to further strengthen the long standing cordial relations between Botswana and Zimbabwe,” a statement from the Ministry of International Affairs and Cooperation, stated. by the Minister of International 5

January 31, 2018 3:09 PM Tshego, Gemini Major to host 267 Views

267 Views is a party event conceptualised by local rapper Veezo, as a celebration having had a successful rap career last year, which saw him getting airplay in all radio stations and performance bookings every week. “If you are ready then I am ready. Yoh Gabz city BW waddup it’s the most special Tshego and Gemini Major on the 2nd of February we will be in your city. Diamond 43

December 25, 2017 4:00 AM GDP numbers sparkle, but household and business struggle

In September, the Ministry of Finance officials revised the 2017 growth estimate to 4.7% from 4.2% projected in February as higher output from the services sectors and the end of a drought eased pressure on major industries. But numbers show that households and business are increasingly playing a lesser role in driving the economy and analysts believe 104

November 13, 2017 5:00 AM Majwe Mining wins overtime case against employees

Majwe Mining Joint Venture is contracted by Debswana at the Jwaneng diamond mine Cut 8 project. The workers lost their case in which they demanded the company to pay them overtime allowances computed by utilising average hours over a three weeks’ cycle in terms of section 97 (1) as read with section 37 (1) of the Employment Act. The workers had dragged 212

November 2, 2017 4:00 AM DTCB gives D’Kar pupils diamond treatment

The pupils, mostly Basarwa, were in Gaborone for four days, as part of the company’s social responsibility programmme. DTCB adopted D’Kar Primary School in 2006 and unveiled a P2 million sponsorship for three years. The pupils, mostly from Standard 7, toured diamonds facilities as well as sight-seeing around Gaborone. According to DTCB’s communications 42

October 31, 2017 7:39 AM Kenya’s Biggest Retailer to Enter Administration in Revival Plan

Nakumatt Holdings Ltd., East Africa’s largest retailer, is seeking a court order to enter administration as part of a plan to revive its debt-laden business. The Kenyan company will go to court on Nov. 8 for a hearing on the application, which proposes that “business-turnaround professional” Peter Kahi of PKF Consulting Ltd. be appointed as administrator 39

October 21, 2017 6:43 AM Dubai firm opens new diamond polishing factory

Nemesis International says facility is set to turn over about 150 carats of diamonds per month Dubai-based diamond trading company, Nemesis International, has announced the opening of a new diamond polishing factory in partnership with Sodiam EP, the Angolan National Diamond Trading Company. With the new factory in Dubai Multi Commodities Centre, Nemesis 69

October 17, 2017 7:55 AM De Beers has a rough time at eighth diamond sale

De Beers reported sharply lower revenue in its eighth sales event of the year, cutting back the size of its offering because of reduced demand as a result of religious holidays in India and Israel, two major rough diamond buying countries. De Beers reported revenue of $370m for the eighth of ten annual sales, down from the $494m it realised at the same period 22

October 6, 2017 1:02 PM This is the proper way to put babies to sleep to reduce the risk of cot death

A leading charity has issued advice on how to put a baby safely to sleep. The Lullaby Trust have released a warning about the position a baby should be put to sleep after research revealed parents weren't aware Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). Around 250 babies and toddlers die of SIDS every year and it is the diagnosis given and cause of death recorded 26