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Owning land means nothing

By Poloko Khabele “In my country, when you have land you have freedom,” said my Kenyan friend. “Perhaps that’s true in Kenya but that’s definitely not the case in the

Local News

‘No alarm bells for Linare’

Luciah Phahla Maseru – Linare communications and marketing manager Refiloe Makhobotloane is certain the Hlotse giants are not headed to the A-Division. ‘Tse Tala’ are 11th in the 14-team Vodacom

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Tempers flare at Mosito trial

Leisa Leisanyane MASERU – TEMPERS flared yesterday at a local hotel where the impeachment trial of embattled Court of Appeal President Justice Kananelo Mosito was being held. Drama ensued in

Comment

Think through this proposal

Trade Minister Joshua Setipa told a Trade and Investment Forum last week that it is high time foreign investors are forced to integrate locals in their businesses. Thankfully, Setipa however

Business

Metropolitan, ETL strike deal

’Makhotso Rakotsoane MASERU – EACH month thousands of Basotho would travel to the nearest Metropolitan Lesotho office to pay their insurance premiums. Sometimes they would have to stand in long

News

Ramochela: Ahoy comrades

Staff Reporter MASERU – That is how Tšeliso Elliot Ramochela, the secretary general of the National Union of Commerce, Catering and Allied Workers (NUCCAW), describes the state of the trade

Local News

Empower locals, says Setipa

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU – TRADE Minister Joshua Setipa says it’s high time foreign investors are forced to integrate locals in their businesses but this should be done “without violating international

Local News

Lesotho, SA to strengthen ties in health sector

Teboho Letshaba HEALTH Minister Molotsi Monyamane says Lesotho and South Africa are inseparable when it comes to the provision of health care services. Monyamane said there is a lot Lesotho

World

Banning HFCs: too late and too slow

The chief source of new problems is solutions to old problems. The ammonia that we used in domestic fridges as a coolant in the early 20th century was poisonous if

Business

The best legal structure for your business

Jakarasi If you are currently running a business, the legal framework you’re operating under could be a sole trader, partnership, private or public limited liability company or a non-profit organisation.