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News Botswana » Economy: A better Zimbabwe is good for Botswana - BoB

News channel or source: http://www.newzimbabwe.com/business-46625-Prosperous+Zim+good+for+Botswana/business.aspx
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

THE Bank of Botswana (BoB) says it anticipates the inevitable turn-around of the Zimbabwean economy to positively impact Botswana. BoB said this after President Emerson Mnangagwa invited local businesses to explore growth opportunities in the ‘new ...

News Botswana » Economy: Botswana raises €560,000 in new share placing

News channel or source: https://www.irishtimes.com/business/markets/botswana-raises-560-000-in-new-share-placing-1.3391749
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

London-listed Botswana Diamonds has raised £500,000 through a share ... Oil prices stable on weak dollar, healthy economic growth Asian markets mixed as investors wary of US inflation report Stock investors should brace for lower returns, fund managers ...

News Botswana » Economy: SA joins Afreximbank as a shareholder

News channel or source: https://www.businesslive.co.za/bd/business-and-economy/2018-02-20-sa-joins-afreximbank-as-a-shareholder/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Showing its commitment to promoting intra-African trade and economic integration ... Current Afreximbank participating and shareholding states are Angola, Benin, Botswana, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Cape Verde, Chad, Comoros, Côte d’Ivoire ...

News Botswana » Economy: Minergy seizes first-mover advantage in Botswana coal industry

News channel or source: https://steelguru.com/coal/minergy-seizes-first-mover-advantage-in-botswana-coal-industry/502145
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

If coal were to drop back to 2016 prices, then the planned 1.2 million tonne output at Masama would still be economic. But in the current environment, expansion beyond that is certainly on the cards. Mr Boje said that “In five years’ time Botswana will ...

News Botswana » Economy: Market Briefing - Botswana Diamonds and SolGold

News channel or source: http://www.proactiveinvestors.co.uk/columns/sp-angel/29379/market-briefing-botswana-diamonds-and-solgold-29379.html
Publication date: uesday 13 February 2018

GDP (%qoq annualised SA): 0.5 v 2.2 (revised from 2.5 ... that gives nickel stability • Reducing cobalt has impact on cycle life and charging • Botswana Diamonds has raised £500,000 through the placing of 50m new shares at 1p/share.

News Botswana » Economy: Lucara Announces Full Year Results

News channel or source: https://www.benzinga.com/pressreleases/18/02/m11230786/lucara-announces-full-year-results
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwired - Feb 20, 2018) - Lucara Diamond Corp. (TSX:LUC)(BOTSWANA:LUC)(NASDAQ OMX Stockholm ... following the announcement of a positive economic outcome from a PEA in November 2017, and is expected to be completed by ...

News Botswana » Economy: Zimbabwe, Botswana ties enter new era

News channel or source: https://bulawayo24.com/news/national/127896
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

President Mnangagwa said Zimbabwe has a lot to learn from Botswana's economic prowess, particularly the diamond sector. "I am aware of the great strides that Botswana has made in the diamond mining sector. I am informed that Botswana has succeeded in ...

News Botswana » Economy: EDITORIAL COMMENT: Zim-Botswana relationship reset crucial for both nations

News channel or source: http://www.chronicle.co.zw/editorial-comment-zim-botswana-relationship-reset-crucial-for-both-nations/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

There are many Zimbabweans resident in Botswana and most of them are contributing immensely to that country’s economy in various spheres. The two countries have also been interfacing at various Joint Permanent Commissions on Co-operation which has not ...

News Botswana » Economy: Botswana maintains rate on positive inflation outlook

News channel or source: http://countingpips.com/2018/02/botswana-maintains-rate-on-positive-inflation-outlook-2/
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

Botswana’s central bank kept its benchmark Bank Rate at 5.0 percent, citing a positive outlook for inflation that is forecast to remain within its 3-6 percent target range in the medium term, and an economy that is operating close to, but below capacity.

News Botswana » Economy: Botswana's economy seen expanding at faster pace this year

News channel or source: http://www.africanews.com/2018/02/05/botswana-s-economy-seen-expanding-at-faster-pace-this-year/
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

Botswana’s economy is projected to expand at a faster pace this year compared to last year as the mining sector benefits from a recovery in the global economy, Finance Minister Kenneth Matambo said on Monday. Presenting the 2018 budget to parliament ...