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Company Overview of Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited

Company Overview

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited provides, develops, operates, and manages national and international telecommunications services in Botswana. The company offers fixed and mobile voice telephony, including prepaid and postpaid services; and broadband, online phonebook, Wi-Fi, frame relay wide area networking, toll free, and contact center services, as well as residential, business, and leased line services. It also provides integrated services digital networks, private automatic branch exchange systems, very small aperture terminal services, and international private leased circuits, as well as engages in the sale and rental of customer equipment, mobile phones, etc. The compa...

Megaleng

Plot 50350, Khama Crescent

PO Box 700

Gaborone,  

Botswana

Founded in 1980

944 Employees

Key Executives for Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited does not have any Key Executives recorded.

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited Key Developments

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited Declares Interim Dividend for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2016, Payable on or Before February 10, 2017

The board of directors of Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited has declared an interim gross dividend of 3.6 thebe per ordinary share in respect of the six months ended September 30, 2016. The dividend will be paid to all shareholders registered in the books of the company at close of business on December 30, 2016. The dividend will be paid net of applicable withholding taxes under the Botswana Income Tax Act, on or before the February 10, 2017.

Botswana Telecommunications Limited Reports Unaudited Earnings Results for the Six Months Ended September 30, 2016

Botswana Telecommunications Limited reported unaudited earnings results Six months Ended September 30, 2016. For the period, the company reported revenue of BWP 774,188,000 compared to BWP 741,647,000 a year ago. Gross Profit was 467,794,000 compared to BWP 447,480,000 a year ago. Profit before tax was BWP 89,355,000 compared to BWP 100,135,000 a year ago. Profit for the period was BWP 87,804,000 or 8.36 thebe per Basic and diluted share compared to BWP 73,880,000 or 9.23 thebe per Basic and diluted share a year ago. Net cash from operating activities were BWP 116,422,000 compared to BWP 240,458,000 a year ago. Purchase of property, plant and equipment was BWP 254,326,000 compared to BWP 156,283,000 a year ago. Purchase of intangible assets was BWP 5,830,000 compared to BWP 17,336,000 a year ago.

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited Announces the Appointment of Anthony Masunga as Managing Director, Effective January 1, 2017

Botswana Telecommunications Corporation Limited announced the appointment of Mr. Anthony Masunga as the Managing Director of the company effective January 1, 2017. With over 20 years’ experience in the field of Telecommunications and Information Technology, and strong institutional knowledge of over eight years at BTCL, he brings a wealth of expertise to lead BTCL Masunga has been the company's Acting Managing Director since July 20, 2016. Prior to that he was BTCL Chief Operating Officer.

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