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    Created Date: 20190411092651ZTHE LATEST ACTS, BILLS AND REGULATIONS ACTS Act Date of,Botswana. Income Tax (Amendment), Act 2017, Ref Act No. 7/2017 28.04.2017 The 12th Schedule to the Income Tax Act has been amended to allow any mining company which is subject to an existing mining tax agreement to continue to operate under the terms of such agreement or make a once off election to come under the provisions of the .

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    COMPANIES (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2018 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS SECTION 1. Short title and commencement 2. Amendment of section 2 of Cap. 42:01 3. Amendment of section 3 of the Act 4. Amendment of section 11 of the Act resident in Botswana.”. 17. Section 162 of the Act is amended in — (a) subsection (3),Acts, Bills & Regulations Armstrongs,2nd March 2018. This Act is intended to replace the current Tribal Land Act. Commencement date is yet to be announced. The Act introduces provisions that now expressly regulate dealings in tribal land by non-citizens as well as requiring the mandatory registration of all tribal land with the Deeds Registry.

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    REVISED EDITION OF 2018 This Edition of the Mining Act, Chapter 123, incorporates all amendments made up to and including 31 st October, 2018 and is printed under the authority of section 4 of the Laws Revision Act, Chapter 4. Dodoma, A DELARDUSL.K ILANGI 30 th October, 2018 Attorney GeneralMmegi Online :: The new Transfer Duty Act and you,The Transfer Duty (Amendment) Bill (“the Bill”) was published on November 2, 2018. The Bill seeks to amend the existing Transfer Duty Act (“the Act”) in a number of ways. It is still to be

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    Disallowed interest, if any, is to be carried forward and claimed in three years. In respect of mining companies, such denied interest is to be carried forward and claimed in ten years. Amendments to Transfer Duty 2018. The Transfer Duty Act is amended by inserting the following: Increase of the duty for non-residents from 5% to 30%.CHAPTER 66:01 MINES AND MINERALS,42. Duration and renewal of mining licence 43. Amendment of programme of mining operations 44. Rights conferred by mining licence 45. Obligations of holder of mining licence 46. Wasteful mining and treatment practices 47. Suspension of production 48. Export of radioactive minerals 49. Trading in mining areas 50. Transfer or assignment of mining

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    Botswana. Income Tax (Amendment), Act 2017, Ref Act No. 7/2017 28.04.2017 The 12th Schedule to the Income Tax Act has been amended to allow any mining company which is subject to an existing mining tax agreement to continue to operate under the terms of such agreement or make a once off election to come under the provisions of the .No. 22 of 2018 CIPA,COMPANIES (AMENDMENT) ACT, 2018 ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS SECTION 1. Short title and commencement 2. Amendment of section 2 of Cap. 42:01 3. Amendment of section 3 of the Act 4. Amendment of section 11 of the Act resident in Botswana.”. 17. Section 162 of the Act is amended in — (a) subsection (3),

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    2nd March 2018. This Act is intended to replace the current Tribal Land Act. Commencement date is yet to be announced. The Act introduces provisions that now expressly regulate dealings in tribal land by non-citizens as well as requiring the mandatory registration of all tribal land with the Deeds Registry.Welcome to Blackhall's Laws of Botswana,ENACTED by the Parliament of Botswana. 1. This Act may be cited as the Counter-Terrorism (Amendment) Act, 2018, and shall come into operation on such date as the Minister may, by Order published in the Gazette, appoint. 2. Section 2 (1) of the Counter-Terrorism Act (hereinafter referœdto

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    Welcome to Blackhall's Laws of Botswana. The Laws of Botswana Online is intended as a tool for both the legal community and the general public.. The object of the website is to make all the statutory laws (Principal and Subsidiary Legislation) of Botswana in force available at one source on the internet in an updated consolidated form.The Financial Intelligence (Amendment) Act No. 7 Of 2018,After enacting the Financial Intelligence Act [Cap 09:07] (“the Act”) in 2009, Parliament passed the Financial Intelligence (Amendment) Act No. 7 of 2018 (“the Amendment Act”) which came into force on 29 June 2018. The purpose of the Amendment Act is to harmonise Botswana’s financial intelligence legislation with the Financial Action

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    Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority. Plot 50671 Independence Avenue. Gaborone, Botswana. T : +267 395 7755. F : +267 395 7976. E : [email protected] 47:01 EMPLOYMENT Botswana Labour Market ,An Act to repeal and replace the Employment Act in order to amend the law relating to employment, to make comprehensive provision therefor and to provide for matters incidental thereto and connected therewith. [Date of Commencement: 14th December, 1984 ] PART I Preliminary (ss 1-8) 1. Short title This Act may be cited as the Employment Act. 2.

  • Transfer Duty Amendment Act • Bookbinder Business Law

    On 28 August 2019 the parliament of Botswana enacted the Transfer Duty Amendment Act (“the Amendment Act”). The much anticipated Amendment Act has been met with mixed reactions, on one hand it has been hailed as a giant leap in the right direction for citizen property buyers and on the other hand, it has been labelled as a potential hazard for the business sector in Botswana.Introduction of major amendments to the Botswana,Dec 12, 2019· On 2 December 2019, major amendments to the Botswana competition regime were brought into effect. The implementation of the Competition Act 2018 will lead to businesses operating in Botswana facing a heightened level of risk due to tougher sanctions being applicable.

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    Botswana: Penal Code (Amendment) Act 5 of 1998 This Amendment modified the Penal Code Act. It increases the penalties for sexual offences and criminalises the spread of infection. Excerpts Section 141. Definition of rape Any person who has unlawful carnal knowledge of another person, or who causesBotswana Corporate Significant developments,Disallowed interest, if any, is to be carried forward and claimed in three years. In respect of mining companies, such denied interest is to be carried forward and claimed in ten years. Amendments to Transfer Duty 2018. The Transfer Duty Act is amended by inserting the following: Increase of the duty for non-residents from 5% to 30%.

  • Mmegi Online :: The new Transfer Duty Act and you

    The Transfer Duty (Amendment) Bill (“the Bill”) was published on November 2, 2018. The Bill seeks to amend the existing Transfer Duty Act (“the Act”) in a number of ways. It is still to beIntroduction of major amendments to the Botswana,Dec 12, 2019· On 2 December 2019, major amendments to the Botswana competition regime were brought into effect. The implementation of the Competition Act 2018 will lead to businesses operating in Botswana facing a heightened level of risk due to tougher sanctions being applicable.

  • Welcome to Blackhall's Laws of Botswana

    ENACTED by the Parliament of Botswana. 1. This Act may be cited as the Counter-Terrorism (Amendment) Act, 2018, and shall come into operation on such date as the Minister may, by Order published in the Gazette, appoint. 2. Section 2 (1) of the Counter-Terrorism Act (hereinafter referœdtoMINING LAW UPDATE: UNPACKING THE MINING (LOCAL ,Feb 28, 2019· The Mining (Local Content) Regulations, 2018 (hereinafter referred to as “the Regulations”) imposes the local content requirements which were introduced for the first time by the Written Laws (Miscellaneous Amendments) Act No. 7 of 2017 which amended the Mining Act, 2010.

  • Transfer Duty Amendment Act • Bookbinder Business Law

    On 28 August 2019 the parliament of Botswana enacted the Transfer Duty Amendment Act (“the Amendment Act”). The much anticipated Amendment Act has been met with mixed reactions, on one hand it has been hailed as a giant leap in the right direction for citizen property buyers and on the other hand, it has been labelled as a potential hazard for the business sector in Botswana.Mines Legislation (Resources Safety) Amendment Bill 2018,Safety) Amendment Act 2018. 2 Commencement Sections 17 and 47, to the extent it inserts new sections 308 and 309, commence on a day to be fixed by proclamation. Part 2 Amendment of Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 3 Act amended This part amends the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999. 4 Amendment of s 7 (How objects are to be achieved)

  • Financial Intelligence (Amendment) Act 2018 Botswana

    Botswana Communications Regulatory Authority. Plot 50671 Independence Avenue. Gaborone, Botswana. T : +267 395 7755. F : +267 395 7976. E : [email protected]: Penal Code (Amendment) Act 5 of 1998,Botswana: Penal Code (Amendment) Act 5 of 1998 This Amendment modified the Penal Code Act. It increases the penalties for sexual offences and criminalises the spread of infection. Excerpts Section 141. Definition of rape Any person who has unlawful carnal knowledge of another person, or who causes

  • CHAPTER 47:01 EMPLOYMENT Botswana Labour Market

    An Act to repeal and replace the Employment Act in order to amend the law relating to employment, to make comprehensive provision therefor and to provide for matters incidental thereto and connected therewith. [Date of Commencement: 14th December, 1984 ] PART I Preliminary (ss 1-8) 1. Short title This Act may be cited as the Employment Act. 2.Constitution of Botswana Wikipedia,Background. Before colonial rule was established in Botswana, a traditional constitution a body of laws known as molao was used by tribal chiefs, or diKgosi, of the Botswana people. During the early years of the Bechuanaland Protectorate, some non-Botswana also came to be ruled by these laws. Protectorate administrators kept elements, though not all, of this traditional constitution; much

  • Mines Legislation (Resources Safety) Amendment Bill 2018

    The short title of the Bill is the Mines Legislation (Resources Safety) Amendment Bill 2018 (the Bill). Policy objectives and the reasons for them The safety and health of workers in Queensland’s mining sector is regulated under the Coal Mining Safety and Health Act 1999 (CMSHA) and the Mining and Quarrying Safety and Health Act 1999 (MQSHAAfrican Legislation Organisation of South African Law,Botswana Companies Amendment Act 6 of 2011; Botswana Companies Act Commencement Proclamation 2007; Botswana Companies Act 32 of 2004; Botswana Competition Act 17 of 2009; Botswana Competition Act 4 of 2018; Botswana Proceeds and Instruments of Crime Act 28 of 2014; Cameroon

  • CONSTITUTION OF BOTSWANA

    Act 2, 2002, Act 12, 2002, Act 9, 2005, S.I. 51, 2005, S.I. 91, 2006. [Date of Commencement: 30th September, 1966] CHAPTER I The Republic (ss 1-2) [Ch0000s1] 1. Declaration of Republic Botswana is a sovereign Republic. [Ch0000s2] 2. Public Seal . The Public Seal of the Republic shall be such device as may be prescribed by or under an Act of,