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05

What Explains Bank Deposit-Lending Spreads In Botswana? A Comparison with Selected SADC and EAC Countries

 The Botswana banking sector has historically been characterised by high rates of profitability, which is often thought to be due to

Dec

06

Monetary Policy Committe (MPC) maitains the Bank Rate at 5%

Bank of Botswana's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has decided to maintain the Bank Rate at 5%. The outlook for price stability

Nov

19

Annual inflation rate increased to 3.6% in October 2018

Headline inflation rate increased to 3.6% in October 2018 up from 2.9% in September 2018. Inflation rate fell marginally or remained

Sep

19

Annual inflation rate decreases to 3.0% in August 2018

Headline inflation rate decreased to 3.0% in August 2018 from 3.1% in July 2018. Inflation decreased for several group indices while

Aug

30

Policy rate maintained at 5%

Bank of Botswana's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has maintained the Bank Rate at 5% at the meeting held on the 23

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15 April 2013
Professor Gryberg asserted that SACU reamins an impediment to the deepining of integration with the greater SADC. SADC was to have ....
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08 April 2013
As a strategy to develop the debt market BSE has introduced 3 Bond Indices namely; the Government Bond Index (GovI); Corporate ....
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03 April 2013
The ongoing power outages in the SADC region, with the exception of Mozambique, will persist until 2015 despite new power generation ....
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03 April 2013
In a bid to unlock the value of the massive coal resources in Eastern Botswana, it is reported that Transport ministers ....
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27 March 2013
Buyers in India and China have expressed strong interest in securing thermal coal supplies from Botswana, as the two Asian nations ....
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27 March 2013
David Magang, a former Cabinet Minister, has asserted that some employers are shunning graduates from local tertiary education institutions saying they ....
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21 March 2013
 Lucara Diamond Corp has recovered a 239.2 carat diamond, as well as a 124 carat and a 71.1 carat stone at ....
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19 March 2013
The current dry spell is most likely to affect food production in the SADC region again this year. The recent Agromet ....
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