Latest Economic News

Nov

22

Formal Sector Employment record a negative growth of 0.1% in Q1 2017

Formal sector employment in Botswana continued to move downwards in the first quarter of 2017. Overall formal sector employment decreased by

Nov

22

Inflation falls to 3.0 percent in October 2017

Headline inflation fell to 3.0% in October 2017 from 3.2% in September 2017. Inflation fell for most commodity groups of Food & Non-Alcoholic Beverages,

Aug

24

Bank of Botswana maintained Bank Rate at 5.5 percent

Bank of Botswana's Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has maintained the Bank Rate at 5.5 percent at a meeting held on the

Aug

24

Overall unemployment rate in Botswana is estimated at 17.7%

The recent publication by Statistics Botswana, Botswana Multi-topic Household Survey 2015/16 revealed a reduction in the overall level of unemployment rate

Jun

12

Formal Sector Employment decrease by 0.6% in Q4 2016

According to Statistics Botswana's formal sector employment survey results, overall formal sector employment in Botswana decreased by 0.6% in the period

read more

Our Clients

logo-african
 

News

Home » News
First Prev Next Last
[ 9-16 OF 102 ]
06 January 2017
The Bank of Botswana has revised the Pula basket weighting of currencies and the rate of crawl in order to keep ....
Read More..
15 December 2016
Bank of Botswana Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) has maintained the Bank Rate at 5.5 percent at a meeting held on the ....
Read More..
15 December 2016
Bank of Botswana's Business Confidence Survey showed that overall business confidence has increased to 43 percent in H2 2016 up from ....
Read More..
15 December 2016
The fomal sector employment survey by Statistics Botswana for March 2016 showed that employment increased by 0.2 percent  from 403,681 persons ....
Read More..
26 October 2016
Trade balance in July 2016 was a deficit of P175.9 million from the revised surplus of P2,627.7 million in June 2016. ....
Read More..
04 October 2016
Real GDP in the first half of 2016 recorded a negative growth of 0.3% unchanged from the revised negative growth in ....
Read More..
19 September 2016
According to the latest Consumer Price Index (CPI) report from Statistics Botswana, annual inflation rate fell from 2.7% in July 2016 ....
Read More..
24 August 2016
Overall trade balance in June 2016 was a surplus of P2,651.4 million from the revised surplus value of P4,100.6 million in ....
Read More..