Business & Finance

DCI lost 0.92 percent year to date

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) lost 0.05 percent during the week ending April 30, 2020. As indicated by Stockbrokers Botswana weekly report, the index closed at 7 425.83 points from 7 429.89 points of the previous week. For the year-to-date, the index lost 0.92 percent. A total of   5 123 865 securities valued at P18 905 946 were traded during the […]

Medical/Health Care

Africa’s coronavirus safety nets cannot cover all

Many African countries moved rapidly to curb the initial spread of coronavirus, but they have been slower to cushion their citizens from its economic impact. Taking advantage of the lag before cases appeared on the continent, the African Centres for Disease Control and Prevention began ramping up their testing capacity in February, and by March many countries […]