Science Park to create over 4000 jobs
source: The Botswana Gazette
Written by AUBREY LUTE
Wednesday, 27 October 2010 16:20
Innovation Hub kick started
The Botswana Development Corporation (BDC) has been tasked with ensuring that the infrastructure of the Botswana Innovation Hub (BIH) is completed in time so that the full mandate of the Hub can be executed towards the end of 2012. A ground breaking ceremony was held last week Friday marking the commencement of the development of the BIH site, which totals 57 hectares of developed land. The land will be demarcated into 40 plots for lease.
The plots will be available for development mid 2011.
The BIH infrastructure will consist of the Icon Building and three annexes. Speaking at the Groundbreaking ceremony, the Board Chairperson of the BIH, Mr Neo Moroka said Botswana is committed to transforming to a knowledge based economy which is not only dependant on [continue reading]