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QUEENS, YOU WILL FOREVER REMAIN POWERFUL

Bokang There is a powerful woman of some kind lurking in all of us! And this month, I feel like a superwoman – a woman who can vault the wall

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The business journey – Part 1

Jakarasi The business journey starts with creativity. Michele Shea said “Creativity is seeing something that doesn’t exist already. You need to find out how you can bring it into being

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Credit bureau makes progress

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU – LESOTHO’s credit bureau now has records of more than 100 000 individuals which local commercial banks are already using to assess risk and decide on who

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CBL rate remains unchanged

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU   THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) has increased the Net International Reserves (NIR) target floor from US$690 million (about M1.2 billion) to US$710 million (M9.9 billion).

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Driving change, brick by brick!

Lemohang Rakotsoane THABA-BOSIU   SIGMA Construction and the Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) last Wednesday handed over two classroom blocks to Ntsane Primary School in Lifateng. The classrooms were built

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Let there be light

Rose Moremoholo THABA-BOSIU THE Lesotho Electricity Company (LEC) has donated M80 000 into the Queen’s National Trust Fund which benefited at least five orphanages yesterday at Ha-Makhoathi. The donation by

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Varsity to set up water institute

Rose Moremoholo Maseru THE National University of Lesotho (NUL) is setting up a water institute to train Basotho on the best ways of protecting the country’s water interests. This was

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Juicy business rekindles hope

Lemohang Rakotsoane BUTHA-BUTHE ’Mamotebele Ratšele has always been a resilient person but after months of knocking on doors for a job in Maseru she had lost hope. So she packed

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Deadline for bank clients

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU   THE Bankers Association of Lesotho (BAL) has called on all customers of banks who opened accounts more than a year ago to come forward and verify

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‘Stop relying on Government tenders’

Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU THE private sector should stop relying on government tenders but instead diversify its customer base, Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) governor Retšelisitsoe Matlanyane has said. Speaking at