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BEDCO expo targets wider market

Bereng Mpaki THE 2020 edition of the Basotho Enterprise Development Corporation (BEDCO) micro, small to medium enterprises (MSMEs) expo will expose more local products to markets than the usual physical exhibition. BEDCO chief…

LRA digitises VAT clearance

Bereng Mpaki THE Lesotho Revenue Authority (LRA) this week introduced a digital platform for value added tax (VAT) registration to enhance efficiency. The online platform is expected to significantly reduce the turnaround…

Alliance, PostBank join forces

Bereng Mpaki ALLIANCE Insurance and Lesotho PostBank (LPB) yesterday announced a new partnership that will allow for payment of insurance premiums through the LPB’s Khetsi mobile money platform. Alliance Insurance chief financial…

FNB Lesotho bags four PMR awards

Bereng Mpaki FNB Lesotho wins two Diamond Arrow Awards for the Best Business and Personal Bank of the Year in this year’s edition of the PMR Africa Awards. The awards were held at a Maseru hotel yesterday. The bank also scooped two…

LNDC and banks urged to prioritise youths

Nthatuoa Koeshe LOCAL banks and the Lesotho National Development Corporation (LNDC) must relax their stringent conditions for issuing loans to enable youths to benefit, the Mohale's Hoek business community has said. This is…

Economy activity up by 9, 4 percent – CBL

Bereng Mpaki THE Central Bank of Lesotho (CBL) says the economy is showing signs of recovery with economic activity rising by 9, 4 percent in the third quarter of 2020. Despite the positive signs, there remains risks of possible…

CBS wins PMR Africa awards

Nthatuoa Koeshe COMPUTER Business Solutions (CBS) yesterday bagged four PMR Africa awards at a ceremony held at Maseru Avani. The firm was named the leader in the country’s IT sector and this earned the organisation four awards — two…

BEDCO in five-year strategic plan

Bereng Mpaki THE Basotho Enterprises Development Corporation (BEDCO) is hoping to use its newly developed five-year strategic plan to turnaround its wanning fortunes. BEDCO is a public entity mandated to develop Basotho enterprises by…