oa Botswana Institute of Administration & Commerce Journal - Commentary on the contemporary issues of the business environment in Botswana

Volume 1, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 1729-1070



This paper reviews the contemporary issues in the business environment of Botswana. Government being the most active player in the economy of the country, most of the issues revolve around government activities with significant implications for the private sector of the economy. The management issues that the paper focuses on are productivity improvement; entrepreneurial development; citizens empowerment and localisation; gender equity and fairness; employee assistance programmes (EAP) especially HIV/AIDS related assistance; corporate wellness programmes; value added tax (VAT) and Vision 2016. Suggestions were offered for assuaging the various impediments of the practices as well as their implementations.

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