The Competition Authority (CA) this week celebrated its second year anniversary.
It was this time around two years ago that the founding Chief Executive Officer of the Competition Authority, Thula Kaira, reported for duty as the first and the only employee of the Authority.
Although the employment process of the Authority staff was only completed in January 2012, April 2011 is technically recognised as the birth of the Competition Authority in Botswana.
BIC TO HOST BROKERS FORUM
Botswana Insurance Company Limited (BIC) will today host its first Brokers Forum of the year.
The objective for the forum, according to organisers, is to update Brokers on BIC’s overall plans and key department initiatives.
It is also an opportunity for Brokers as important stakeholders, to understand their role in the BIC structure, new business policies and their impact on service delivery.
The forum is also expected to serve as a platform for Brokers to discuss and deliberate on issues that can hinder their performances, and for BIC to focus on areas of improvement.
An added bonus to the forum is that there will be an information session on accelerating and redirecting profits towards positive growth through a specific presentation on sales and marketing, time management, customer retention, leadership and organization management.
BLACKBERRY JAM TOUR
COMES TO GABS
The first Blackberry Jam Tour Africa to be held in Botswana will be at Fairgrounds Holdings on the 25th April 2013.
The Jam is organized by the Blackberry Developer Group Botswana through Intellegere Holdings and supported by BlackBerry.
The Event is an unparalleled opportunity for mobile apps Developers from Botswana to learn about the future of BlackBerry.
During the Jam developers will get the most in depth content on developing mobile applications for the game-changing BlackBerry 10 platform.
The BlackBerry Jam Tour Africa is a forum where local developers and the Blackberry Developer Group Botswana can share experience and knowledge.
The Jam aims to encourage tighter bonds, open knowledge and information flow and advance mobile app developer potential within local the Developer Community.