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Bank hands over new hall to centre

MASERU-STANDARD Lesotho Bank on Monday handed over a new hall to the Morapeli Disabled Centre in Motsekuoa in Mafeteng.The bank, which has been helping the centre with groceries for years,

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King wants Lesotho to feed itself

MASERU-KING Letsie III says Covid-19 pandemic has magnified the urgent need for Lesotho to stop relying on food imports from South Africa.He urged Basotho devote more energy towards resuscitating the

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The business of mushrooms

MASERU-Studying for a Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Business in a country which was still undergoing economic crisis, it was hard to make ends meet for Tshepo Heqoa. Far away

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Eight businesses win big

MASERU-EIGHT businesses have won the Standard Lesotho Bank Covid-19 Entrepreneur Support Competition which was launched on September 17.The winners shared M600 000 in prize money. The money will be used

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LIA hands over food parcels

MASERU-THE Lesotho Institute of Accountants (LIA) donated food parcels worth M10 000 to St Angela Cheshire Home for Disabled Children on Tuesday.LIA’s Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Monyaola Mosoloane, said this

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M15m set aside to buy maize from farmers

MASERU-THE government has set aside M15 million to buy beans and maize from local farmers which will be distributed to vulnerable communities hard hit by last year’s drought and the

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Alliance, MMB to rescue artistes

MASERU-ALLIANCE Insurance Company has joined hands with Maluti Mountain Brewery (MMB) on an initiative to rescue local entertainers.The two companies’ collaboration was announced on Tuesday. The decision comes after they

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The power of dreams!

MASERU-STANDARD Lesotho Bank has announced 10 businesses that have made it to the list of finalists for the Entrepreneur Support Competition.The winners stand to share a pot of M600 000

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Nedbank pumps in M50k for PPEs

ROMA-Nedbank Lesotho this week donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) worth M50 000 to St. Joseph Hospital in Roma to fight Covid-19.The donation included amongst other things bulk sanitisers, foot paddle

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Busy Bee wins big

MASERU-Christmas came early for Busy Bee English Medium School after it walked away with the M100 000 prize in the Econet Telecom Lesotho Pay School fees with Ecocash competition on