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Headline Inflation records 2.8% in April 2016

The annual inflation rate in April 2016 was 2.8% recording a decline of 0.2 percentage point on the 3.0% March inflation



Bank Rate maintained at 6%

The Monetary Policy Committee held on 26 April 2016 maintained the Bank Rate at 6%. Price stability oultlook is positive and



Moody's Investors Service Affirms Botswana's Sovereign Credit Rating For 2016.

Moody's Investors affirmed Botswana's credit rating of A2 for foreign and domestic bonds in 2016. According to the Sovereign Credit Rating Agency,

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Welcome to Econsult Botswana (Pty) Ltd.

Established in 2005, Econsult is a private economic and development consultancy firm based in Gaborone, Botswana.

Econsult staff are well known as experts on the Botswana economy, and as well have extensive experience in the SADC (Southern African Development Community) region. They have also worked professionally in East & West Africa, and the Caribbean.

Our services include

  • Macroeconomic policy reviews
  • Analysis of macroeconomic data and trends in the economies of Southern Africa
  • Development of the banking sector and the financial system
  • Trade policy and regional integration
  • Industrial policy and SMME development
  • Poverty analysis and poverty alleviation policies
  • Economic impact assessments


Econsult in the news:

Mmegi  (Botswana) (May 2016)

Business Weekly & Review  (Botswana) (May 2016)
Business Weekly & Review (Botswana) (May 2016)
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