Business & Finance

‘Agriculture is the most important business in the world,’ African Development Bank President Akinwumi Adesina tells students

African Development Bank (https://www.AfDB.org) President Akinwumi Adesina reminded students of the important role they have to play in the continent’s economic development, as he was conferred with an honorary doctorate in his homeland. The Doctorat…

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DCI gained 0.41 percent year to date

The Domestic Companies Index (DCI) gained 0.06 percent during the week ending January 24, 2020. As indicated by Stockbrokers Botswana weekly report, the index closed at 7 525.64 points from 7 521.17 points of the previous week. For the year-to-date, th…

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Botswana: Poverty Eradication, Job Creation Remain Objectives of Botswana-China Relations – Minister

Unity Dow, the southern African country’s international affairs and cooperation minister, made this observation at the occasion of the 45th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries in Gaborone, Botswana’s capit…

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Auction Results (January 21)

The 7-day BoBC yield increased slightly to 1.41 percent from 1.40 percent of the previous week, for a paper maturing on January 29, 2020. The summarised results of the auction held on January 21, 2020 are attached below:Source: Bank of Botswana