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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

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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

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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

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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

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M2.1bn Liqhobong project set to take off

MASERU   THE M2.1 billion project at Liqhobong Mine is 72 percent complete and production will start in fourth quarter as planned. In a trade update issued last week Firestone

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MMM division collapses

Staff Reporter THE Republic of Bitcoin, a division of MMM Global, has reportedly collapsed. Republic of Bitcoin is another Ponzi scheme started by Russian convict Sergey Mavrodi. It promised a

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Charming Investors

LESOTHO wants to brand itself as an investor-friendly destination. At the Lesotho Investment Forum in London last week, a ministerial delegation highlighted the country’s effort in diversifying its economy, presenting

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Ponzi Schemes spook mobile networks

  Schemes move to mobile money Lemohang Rakotsoane MASERU MOBILE money transfer platforms have become the latest conduits for pyramid schemes to move monies between depositors, entangling telecommunication companies in

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Dreamer from the mountains

BEING unable to finish school did not stop Paul Makhakhe (50) from following his passion of being a shoemaker. Born and bred in Lesotho in led Maseru was difficult for

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Boost for Botho varsity students

’Makhotso Rakotsoane MASERU STUDENTS at Botho University were two weeks ago given smart phones to enable them to conduct research. Speaking at ceremony to hand over the gadgets, Vice-Chancellor Lucky