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Non-mining sectors increment economic growth

Non-mining sectors increment economic growth

Botswana’s economy is experiencing a recovery in domestic growth thanks to the trade sector, hospitality industry and transport and communication industries. The growth, that according to the April 2017 Statistics Botswana was equal to 4.3% in 2016, is expected to continue. President Ian Khama said that the trade sector registered a growth of 13.5% and […]

Bank Gaborone opens branch in Maun

Bank Gaborone opens branch in Maun

Bank Gabarone opens a branch in Maun a year after opening the Palapye one. The bank has been previously offering clients unsecured loans through its BG Finance division and wanted to give the people of Mauan a wider range of financial services which would help give them greater access. Maun was selected by Bank Gaborone […]

The property market, a good way to invest money according to Manake

The property market, a good way to invest money according to Manake

For many people the acquisition of a property is difficult, but there are ways in which one can get to own property without acquiring a mortgage. According to Sethebe Manake, CEO and founder of Vantage Properties, an advisory company specialising on property investment, one needs not to go to the bank to own a piece of […]

BR Properties about to build a state-of-the-art mall in Francistown

BR Properties about to build a state-of-the-art mall in Francistown

BR Properties, a subsidiary of Botswana Railways (BR), has indicated that a brand new mall is going to be built in Francistown. Back in 2016, BR Properties announced that the company was looking for a partner in order to build the mall. “Companies that are interested in partnering (with) BR Properties for the construction of […]

Doing business in Botswana is more complicated

Doing business in Botswana is more complicated

According to the latest “Doing Business 2018” report by the World Bank, Botswana is ranked 11 spots down (81 position) compared to the 2017 report in terms of ease of doing business in the country. We will go through the different reasons below. However, it still remains one of the best countries in Africa to […]

House of Rue, the paradise of home décor, is at Global Expo 2017

House of Rue, the paradise of home décor, is at Global Expo 2017

House of Rue, located in Broadhurst Industrial, Gaborone, is a company that manufactures good quality window treatments and interior accessories.  This includes curtains, roman blinds, scatter cushions, throws and upholstery. The company is also offering customized products to suit the needs of the client. The owner of House of Rue, Runyararo ‘Rue’ Moitlhobogi, wants her […]

Marriott expands its business in Botswana

Marriott expands its business in Botswana

The new expansion strategy of Marriott International Inc. plans to launch hotels in Botswana as parent company of African hotel chain Protea Hotels.   The brand is expecting to have more than 200 hotels with 37,000 guestrooms open by 2022. When talking about Botswana, Alex Kyriakidis, President and Managing Director, Middle East and Africa for […]

Avani Gaborone Resort & Casino reopens after an extensive renovation

Avani Gaborone Resort & Casino reopens after an extensive renovation

AVANI Gaborone Resort & Casino is now reopened after an extensive renovation following an investment of $7.5 million by Minor Hotels, its parent company. Located in Gaborone, on Chuma Drive, the AVANI Gaborone Resort & Casino and its 156 guest rooms have been renovated, in order to introduce AVANI’s signature design hallmarks. A new contemporary […]