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Good news for farmers

Rose Moremoholo MASERU – FARMERS can brace themselves for a bumper harvest after the Lesotho Meteorological Services (LMS) forecast a 75 percent chance of rain for October, November and December.

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How young entrepreneurs can leverage on e-commerce

Jakarasi The developments in the digital space has brought in benefits and challenges for upcoming entrepreneurs. The digital divide between those who have ready access to computers and the internet,

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Innovation management -Part 3

Following the first phase of ‘Idea Generation’ in the Innovation Value Chain, The Innovation Management Series continues with this article addressing the second phase. This phase is called Idea Conversion.

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When debt squeezes life out of us!

Bokang Moeko While the social pages continue to feature tenderpreneurs flying friends to island wedding parties, and swigging champagne at polo matches, the rest of us are counting pennies in

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LNDC backs small businesses

LemohangRakotsoane MASERU – THE Domestic Investment Manager at the Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC), SemetheRaleche, says it is high time they build smaller factory shells for small Basotho firms. Raleche

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Join forces with another company

S Jakarasi Many businesses are often constrained or limited in their growth either because they lack funding or access to capital or they are far away from major markets or

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Innovation Management – Part 2

By Fundisile Serame This part of the Innovation Management Series addresses the first phase of the ‘Innovation Value Chain’. This stage is called Idea Generation. There are two key things

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TOUGH TIMES LAY AHEAD OF US!

Bokang Moeko Food inflation is to peak in this last quarter of 2016 and then improve for 2017 following better weather conditions. That is, this quarter we are yet to

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BE CONSCIOUS OF WHAT YOU SPEND YOUR MONEY ON: TIMES ARE HARD!

Bokang Millennials are setting a global trend of moving back home. According to The Guardian, a quarter of the young adults in the UK live with their parents. In the

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Managing the value chain of innovation

By Fundisile Serame Much has been written about innovation as a cornerstone of business growth and key strategy for competitive advantage, so there is no need to belabor the point.