The African and Middle Eastern Antitrust Review
Competition law in Botswana is based on the National Competition Policy for Botswana, which espouses the prevention and redress of anti-competitive conduct. The policy is anchored on the values central to extant government policy, which are privatisation, economic diversification and competitiveness on both a domestic and international platform.
The Mining Law
The government of Botswana Vision 2016 policy is geared towards, inter alia, prosperity for all future and current generations and a sustainable use of the environment. With a predicted decline in diamond mining revenue, the government has focused on economic growth rate strategies and ease of doing business to which the private sector and foreign direct investment are key components.