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KFC closes all shops in Botswana

It is with sadness that we as VPB Propco – franchisees of the KFC business in Botswana – announce that KFC Botswana will cease operating during the course of the

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Think out of the box, youths urged

Rose Moremoholo MASERU A business training consultant with BEDCO, AbielMashale,this week called for “radical action” to address youth unemployment in Lesotho. Mashale was speaking at this year’s launch of a

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Major boost for education

Staff Reporter MASERU THE World Bank has approved US$25 million (approximately M374 million) for a project that will help Lesotho support its teachers and improve the learning environment in rural

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Capitec shuts down 2 000 MMM bank accounts

Cape Town South Africa’s biggest unsecured loan provider, Capitec, says it has closed 2 000 bank accounts linked to Ponzi scheme MMM. Speaking at the company’s annual general meeting near

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Chicken price hike will shock South Africans

Cape Town An import tariff on European Union bone-in chicken products, which could see prices rise by punitive amounts, will come as a big shock for many South Africans, the

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Driven by dreams

The story of Maseru Toyota’s rise  Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU WHEN six Basotho men sat down to start a Toyota dealership in Maseru in the 1980s their prospects were dim. All

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Central Bank gives back to Qiloane council

Lemohang Rakotsoane THABA-BOSIU   THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) last week handed over new offices to the Qiloane council in Thaba-Bosiu as a thank-you gesture for donating a piece

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Could this be the end of South Africa?

Bokang Moeko The arrest of Finance Minister Pravin Gordhan would cause an economic earthquake and make “9/12” look like a minor economic tremor, the DA said in a statement on

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Central Bank, Private sector move to ease access to finance

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU SOON you might be able to use your cow, sheep, laptop, couch or mobile phone as collateral for a business loan. That is if the Central Bank

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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.