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Botho University spreads its wings to Lesotho

Rose Moremoholo MASERU BOTHO University vice-chancellor Sheela Raja Ram on Monday said the university is unique because of its small size and the methods they use to teach their students.

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Central Bank lauds mobile money transfer schemes

Rose Moremoholo MASERU MOBILE money transfer platforms have helped empower consumers and brought thousands more into the financial sector, according to the deputy governor of the Central Bank of Lesotho

World

Wealth is not created overnight!

By Bokang Moeko “Investing should be more like watching paint dry or watching grass grow. If you want excitement, take $800 and go to Las Vegas,” American economist Paul Samuelson

Business

Thotanyana dreams big

LESOTHO’s mining industry is on the verge of a massive boom that will help transform the economy through more jobs and foreign currency earnings, says Mining Minister Lebohang Thotanyana. In

Business

South African Shoppers Flock to Giant New Mall

JOHANNESBURG South African shoppers flocked to the opening last Thursday of one of Africa’s largest malls outside Johannesburg, despite rising unemployment and slowing economic growth. The Mall of Africa, spanning

Local News

Thaba-Bosiu celebrates 10 years

Rose Moremoholo MASERU THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) Governor Dr Retsilisitsoe Matlanyane last Thursday challenged Thaba-Bosiu Risk Solutions insurance company to embrace change if it is to provide world-class

Business

A lifestyle change should not be frightening

By Bokang Moeko Last week Tuesday, April 12, oil rose above $43 a barrel to its highest level so far in 2016, supported by hopes that a meeting, of April

Business

How LHWP contributes to Lesotho’s economy

By Moeketsi Shale Maseru The Lesotho Highlands Water Project (LHWP)has had a very noticeable impact on the Lesotho’s economic growth. “This project involves harnessing the Senqu/Orange River and its effluents, and

Business

The business of pork

LemohangRakotsoane MASERU   WHEN Lebaka Makana and Rethabile Mohapeloa quit their jobs in 2012 to focus on a piggery project some people thought they had lost their minds. The friends

Business

Business reforms in slow-motion

MASERU THE Private Sector Foundation of Lesotho (PSFL), a business lobby group, says reforms to make it easy to do business are not moving fast enough. For this, the PSFL