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May

25

Annual GDP slows in 2019, records 3.0% year-on-year growth.

The rate of growth of the Botswana economy slowed during 2019, as a result of contraction in the mining sector, particularly

May

25

Headline inflation rate increases to 2.5% in April 2020

Annual inflation rate increased to 2.5% in April 2020, up from 2.2% recorded in March 2020. The increase in inflation rate

Mar

24

MOODY'S AFFIRMS THE “A2” AND THE STABLE OUTLOOK SOVEREIGN CREDIT RATING FOR BOTSWANA

Moody’s Investors Service has affirmed Botswana's sovereign credit rating of ‘A2’ for long-term bonds denominated in both domestic and foreign currency,

Feb

28

Botswana Seeks New De Beers Diamond Sales Deal by End of April

 Botswana plans to conclude negotiations with De Beers on a diamond sales agreement by the end of April to replace the

Feb

28

De Beers Posts Lowest Profit Since End of Diamond Monopoly

 Not since at least the early 2000s, when De Beers gave up its global monopoly on diamonds, has the company earned

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SELECTED REPORTS    
Macroeconomic Impact of HIV/AIDS    
2007 Evaluation of the Economic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Botswana    
Executive Summary    
Main Report    
2008 Analysing the Macroeconomic Impact of HIV/AIDS in Uganda (UNDP Uganda)    
Phase I – Literature Review    
Phase II – Selected Studies    
Phase III – Analysis of Macroeconomic impact    
Summary Report    
Banking and Financial Services    
2010 Botswana Financial Sector Overview (Capital Securities)    
2009 Finscope Access to finance Botswana Summary report   
2009 Product Innovation and Access to Finance (USAID)    
2009 Bond Markets in SADC-COMESA Mapping Study (African Financial Markets Initiative/USAID)     
2009 Botswana Banking & Financial Sector Review (Capital Securities)    
2008 Developing Financial Services and Improving the Efficiency of the Banking Sector in Angola (USAID)    
2007 Enhancing Access to Financial Services in Botswana (Econsult/FinMark Trust)    
2005 Financial Services to Support International Trade in Mozambique (USAID)