Kitso Dickson

STATE FIRES CONTROVERSIAL SHAUN ABRAHAMS

…with a whopping P17m handshake  Kitso Dickson & Kabo Ramasia Staff Writers Shaun Abrahams, the lead prosecutor in one of Botswana’s highly politically-charged corruption cases, has reportedly been fired and awarded a whopping exit package of P17 million, The Business Weekly & Review established. Abrahams headed efforts to nail the culprits in the NPF’s multimillion-pula …

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CORPORATE FIRMS LIKELY TO EXPLOIT TAX EXEMPTIONS

A tax expert has warned that corporate firms may change group structures to align themselves with the revised Income Tax Act and benefit from its exemptions. The Ministry of Finance and Economic Development has published the much-anticipated relaxation of provisions of the Income Tax Act that restricted 100 percent deductions of interest expenses for companies.  …

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BIHL: The next chapter

Experts believe Botswana Insurance Holdings Limited’s broad based financial services value proposition will play a large part in starving off the competitive pressures in this space by giving the monster a differentiated competitive edge, staff Writer KITSO DICKSON writes.  BIHL kick started a fresh new 5 year strategy earmarked on delivering value through maximization of …

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COVID-19 is a big test for Botswana’s real estate – experts

A property firm says there is no reason for valuers to expose themselves to infection by carrying out physical on-site inspections when the job can be done even more comprehensively by specific computer software. Unprecedented health hazards like COVOD-19 are not a time for a property appraisers or valuers to be physically carrying out inspections …

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