BUSINESS BOTSWANA AND BOTSWANA TRADE COMMISSION ENGAGES WITH THE GHANZI BUSINESS COMMUNITY
17 Feb, 2020
Business Botswana and Botswana Trade Commission held an awareness workshop in Ghanzi, with a view to sensetise the Ghanzi business community on BOTC's mandate. The workshop was attended by over 60 businesses from agriculture, media, services, sectors, etc.
The Acting CEO of BOTC, Mr Motlogelwa presented on BOTC's mandate and objectives of the workshops, which were as follows:
- To raise awareness of the Commission’s legislated mandate in the areas of trade defence instruments and industrial competitiveness in the common custom area.
- To educate stakeholders on how effective delivery in international trade defence instruments can contribute to employment retention and creation thereby supporting Government’s objective of promoting investment, growth and sustainable employment.
- To make the business community well versed with the knowledge regarding available trade defence instruments to deal with unfair trade practices and create business competitiveness