GABORONE-Botswana has intensified efforts to reboot the ailing tourism industry battered by the low international tourist visits since the advent of Covid by adopting innovative ways of marketing the country as the jewel of Africa. Read more.
Gaborone - De Beers and National Geographic have launched a partnership agreement code named Okavango Eternal, to protect the source waters of the Okavango Delta and the lives and livelihoods they support. Read more.
The Southern African region has commissioned additional power generation projects of 19,738 Megawatts (MW) in the past seven years, inching closer to the self-sustenance target. Read more.
Namibian authorities have flagged about $13.8 billion worth of transactions suspected of being in contravention of the country's anti money laundering and illicit financial flaws legislation Bank of Namibia Governor and Chairperson the Financial Intelligence Centre Johannes !Gawaxab has said. Read more.
Most countries in the Southern Africa region are currently suffering from widespread food shortages owing to poor production in the last farming season, the latest report on the region’s nutrition and food security has shown.
Windhoek-Namibia will receive about 40 million Euros financial kitty from Germany to steer research on the possibility of tapping into green hydrogen, the National Planning Commissioner Obeth Kandjoze has said. Read more.
GABORONE-Botswana Authorities have raised a red flag over what they called an increase in the proliferation of cyber criminality in the form of virtual assets, in particular, bitcoins and illegal online investment schemes. Read more
es Rössing Uranium, in operation for the past 45 years are eyeing increased production in the forthcoming year hinged on favourable commodity prices worldwide. Read more.
Botswana has set sights on the exploitation of both untapped copper and coal deposits to improve its income from the mining sector which has in the past be steered by diamond production. Read more.