RT Vermilion - шаблон joomla Скрипты


Inspirational African Women: Neo Marti

Bua.Space (BUA) is an online platform in Botswana that allows customers to give feedback to various businesses throughout the country. The platform is free for individual users, but companies that wish to register and communicate with consumers are required to purchase ‘response bundles’.  The site encourages constructive feedback and has various measures in place to prevent abuse (from both sides of the interaction).

Read more ...

Botswana: Debswana, Majwe Mining Extend Deal

Gaborone — Debswana Diamond Company and Majwe Mining Joint Venture have signed a two-year contract extension to cover the period 2017 and 2018. The Minister of Mineral Resources, Green Technology and Energy Security, Advocate Sadique Kebonang said this in response to a question from MP for Jwaneng/Mabutsane, Mr Shawn Ntlhaile in Parliament last week. He said the first Debswana Diamond Company and Majwe Mining Joint Venture contract started in 2011 and was initially scheduled to be completed at the end of this year.

Read more ...

Ostrich Farming Lucrative Investment

Botswana is covered with sandy soil, has a hot climate and such environmental conditions contribute to the country having the largest wild ostrich population in the world. Government upon realising this nature's gift established an ostrich farm, the Dibete Ostrich Multiplication Unit (DOMU) in 2006 and started its operation in 2008. In an interview recently, department of animal production scientific officer, Mr Tapologo Ditshupo, said objective of the farm was to produce ostrich chicks and sell to farmers to establish their own farms. However, he said the idea was not fully utilised by Batswana as they occassionaly bought birds and eggs for their consumption but the initiative could be a lucrative business investment.

Read more ...

Minerals Offer Opportunities

Government views the mineral sector as an opportunity for economic growth and diversification. Delivering State-of-the-Nation Address in Parliament on Monday (December 5), President Lt Gen. Dr Seretse Khama Ian Khama said economic diversification could be undertaken through promotion of further beneficiation projects as well as expansion of new non-traditional mining operations. He said there were positive developments in the energy minerals sub-sector, including issuance of a mining license to A-Cap Resources for uranium near Serule, while African Energy intended to mine coal and generate power at Sese. He also said investor confidence had increased in the diamond industry after market demand for rough diamonds improved slightly this year. "Carat sales and revenue for this year are forecast to be 65 per cent and 27 per cent respectively above 2015 as a result of improved global demand," President Khama said.

Read more ...


Jan 08, 2019 460

Steps for successful thinking in 2019

What does a winning mindset mean to you? It’s what has separated the likes of Tiger…
Dec 13, 2018 733

Mozambique’s women entrepreneurs gather for the country’s final Lioness Lean In event of the year in Maputo

What a year, and what a final gathering in Maputo, as around 100 women entrepreneurs got…
Some of the delegates and thematic leaders at the end of the day
Dec 12, 2018 795

The Global Work/Tech Scenarios 2050: South Africa Conference and Workshops

SAMPNode Directors, Members and Panellists The Global Work/Tech Scenarios 2050: South…
Nov 27, 2018 419

SA Entrepreneur Takes First-Of-Its Kind Business To An International Level

South African-born entrepreneur and creator of the world’s first environmentally friendly…
Nov 27, 2018 490

We need to develop a culture of entrepreneurialism if we hope to set the right course for the African continent.

When it comes to the promise of growth in Africa, progress has become less a question of…
Nov 13, 2018 615

Mavis Nduchwa, a serial, impact driven agripreneur in Botswana empowering local farmers to be the solution to hunger and poverty

A growing interest from consumers in knowing where their food comes from, how it is…