Botswana Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Botswana Diamonds Raises $722K for Orapa ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Diamonds.net

    Botswana Diamonds sold shares for $721,500 to fund ongoing diamond exploration at its joint project with ALROSA and for additional working capital. The company placed 33.3 million ordinary shares, or 9.9 percent of its share capital, with new and existing investors at $0.02 per unit.

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  2. Africa: Three Nigerians Nominated for Africa Innovation Prize 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 9 | AllAfrica.com

    ... in Africa awards ceremony and its first ever Innovation Ecosystems Connector on 22 and 23 June 2016 in Gaborone, Botswana. This premier innovation event has been endorsed by H.E. Lieutenant General Seretse Khama Ian Khama, the President of Botswana, ...

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  3. Botswana Diamonds Raises $722K for Orapa ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 8 | Diamonds.net

    Botswana Diamonds sold shares for $721,500 to fund ongoing diamond exploration at its joint project with ALROSA and for additional working capital. The company placed 33.3 million ordinary shares, or 9.9 percent of its share capital, with new and existing investors at $0.02 per unit.

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  4. Zambia Former Ruling Party Member 'Disillusioned' with GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 6 | Voice of America

    ... I need to. I have gone to well known, world renowned schools all over the world. I attended a school in Gaborone, Botswana called Maru-a-Pula [an independent school] for my GCE-O levelI went to another world famous school in Swaziland called ...

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  5. The Best Tour Guide? Your Uber DriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 5 | Conde Nast Traveler

    ... to a new place I've ever had." Lilit Marcus, Contributing Digital Editor "I spent a year living in Gaborone, Botswana, where I was researching the local hip-hop scene. After a show one night, I climbed into a taxi and as we pulled out of the club's ...

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  6. Hage Geingob on Namibia's FutureRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | CFR.org

    Managing Director, Africa Center; Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Botswana; Former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs, National Security Council Hage Geingob, president of the Republic of Namibia, joins Michelle D. Gavin, managing director of the Africa Center and former U.S. ambassador to Botswana, to discuss development goals and strategies for the future of Namibia. Geingob provides his perspective on the nation's influence in the African region, its political priorities, and the challenges it faces going forward.

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  7. #AfricaMonth: Van Schaik Bookstore expands into Southern AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 2 | Bizcommunity

    ... Namibian store was opened in 2012 at the Oshakati Campus. More recently, the bookstore opened a branch in Gaborone, Botswana at Fairgrounds Mall, followed by four shops in Swaziland - three at the local university and one at the Limkokwing ...

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  8. Nigeria: Sacoil JV to Purchase, Resell Nigerian Crude OilRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 1 | AllAfrica.com

    ... business operations in Egypt, the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Republic of Malawi and the Republic of Botswana. The Public Investment Corporation (SOC) Limited (PIC) is the largest shareholder of SacOil. SacOil has partnered with the PIC, ...

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  9. BRIEF-S&P- Republic of Botswana outlook revised to negative 'A-/A-2' ratings affirmedRead the original story

    Friday Apr 29 | Reuters

    * Revising Botswana outlook to negative from stable due to downside risks if current diamond sector slump proves more structural than cyclical Donald Trump's attack on the primary system as 'rigged' and 'crooked' seems to be resonating with ...

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  10. Botswana: What makes the world's most expensive safaris so special?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 28 | Independent.ie

    Tipped by Lonely Planet as the top country to visit in 2016, Botswana celebrates its 50th anniversary of independence this year. Whatever the occasion, loved-up couples are best avoided, and that rule especially applies to any amorous pairs getting down to the nitty-gritty.

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  11. De Beers's Return to Southern Africa Transforms Sleepy CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Wall Street Journal

    Gaborone, now home to De Beers's international sales department, has become a hub for a cosmopolitan crowd of gem buyers GABORONE, Botswana-A diamond-mining behemoth's expanded presence here has helped transform this sleepy capital over the past few years, turning it into a hub for a cosmopolitan crowd of gem buyers and upending the lives of dozens of company employees.

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  12. LAM crash inquiry lends support to flight-tracking caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 27 | Flight Global

    ... was lost at 14,100ft. Namibia's wide-area multilateration system continued to track the descent to 6,600ft. But Botswana's Gaborone area centre controller did not realise the aircraft had deviated from its assigned altitude of 38,000ft. Botswana's ...

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  13. Botswana: Esp to Boost Economy - Van Der WesthuizenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The Assistant Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Mr Mr Frans Van Der Westhuizen has said the official launch of projects under Economic Stimulus Programme showed government's continued commitment to make strategic investment efforts to Botswana's economy. He said Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development was committed to delivering the projects in scheduled budget, time and free from defects.

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  14. Aveng division wins Botswana contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    Aveng Grinaker-LTA's mechanical and electrical engineering division, working in partnership with Aveng Botswana, has been selected as the preferred electrical and instrumentation contractor for the Letlhakane Mine tailings resource treatment plant project. Aveng Grinaker-LTA, an operating group of listed Aveng, did not disclose the value of the contract.

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  15. De Beers Reduces 1Q Output by 10%Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Diamonds.net

    De Beers diamond production slid 10 percent to 6.9 million carats in the first quarter as the miner reduced output in response to market conditions. Production from Debswana, a joint venture with the Botswanan government, fell 5 percent to 5.3 million carats in the three months to March 31, De Beers said.

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  16. Rwanda U20 battle Uganda Hippos in an East African AffairRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Umukino

    ... duo, Algeria and Tunisia face tricky away ties against Mauritania and Niger in Nouakchott and Niamey respectively. Botswana are set to complete a double over Zimbabwe in Lobatse with Namibia and Swaziland squaring off in Windhoek and Mauritius ...

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  17. Botswana: Partners Help Develop BotswanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    Botswana's international partners such as the European Union have made it possible for the nation to attain middle income status within 50 years of independence. Speaking at the 12th Regional African, Caribbean and Pacific and EU meeting in Gaborone on Wednesday, the Speaker of the National Assembly, Ms Gladys Kokorwe said this was possible because Botswana has friends in Europe and around the world who support the rights of Batswana to be free and achieve their national development goals.

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  18. Local airline travel: It's gonna cost youRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2016 | Iol.co.za

    ... than flying to the Big Apple, a Corporate Traveller survey reveals. A return flight from Johannesburg to Gaborone, Botswana, costs around R3 100 for a 556km trip, compared with, on average, R15 000 to New York, USA, which is 25 652km away. This ...

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  19. Botswana: Entrepreneur Speaks About Donkey Meat BusinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | AllAfrica.com

    The economic principle of supply and demand is attaching huge value to donkeys these days. It is not surprising that in Nzwazwi, in the North East District, a single donkey can fetch up to P3 000 in the open market.

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  20. A Conversation With Hage GeingobRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | CFR.org

    Managing Director, Africa Center; Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Botswana; Former Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for African Affairs, National Security Council Hage Geingob discusses development goals and strategies for the future of Namibia, and provides his perspective on the nation's influence in the African region. Terms of Use: I understand that I may access this audio and/or video file solely for my personal use.

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