Business and Finance

Business & Finance

Southern Africa: Khama Confident That Nyusi Can Rise to Challenges

The President of Botswana, Ian Khama, on Wednesday expressed confidence in the capacity of his Mozambican counterpart, Filipe Nyusi, to overcome the challenges the country currently faces, including the restoration of effective peace.Speaking alongside…

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Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa in Fruitful Talks With UK, Botswana Envoys

Britain yesterday expressed satisfaction with Zimbabwe’s re-engagement efforts with multilateral financial institutions saying discussions between the respective parties were progressing well. Speaking after meeting Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa …

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Zimbabwe: Mnangagwa in Fruitful Talks With UK, Botswana Envoys

Britain yesterday expressed satisfaction with Zimbabwe’s re-engagement efforts with multilateral financial institutions saying discussions between the respective parties were progressing well. Speaking after meeting Acting President Emmerson Mnangagwa …

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Governance

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LDCs: UN conference on least developed countries opens in Turkey to assess progress made since 2011

A United Nations conference focused on the world’s least developed countries (LDCs) kicked-off today in Antalya, Turkey, to assess these 48 States’ progress over the past five years, and to find ways of accelerating their path towards sustainable devel…

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Botswana: Boka to Compete At Zone 6 Championships

Botswana Karate Association (BOKA) sent 57 karatekas to compete at the Zone 6 championships in Harare, Zimbabwe starting today.When bidding farewell to the team in Gaborone, BOKA vice president- technical Sensei Mpho Bakwadi said the team was well mot…

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General

General

Botswana: Montsho Plots Comeback

Botswana’s ace runner, Amantle Montsho will soon return to the track from a two year ban following a failed doping test.She was found guilty for an anti-doping rule violation after she tested positive for methylhexaneamine at the 2014 Commonwealth Game…

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Botswana: Montsho Plots Comeback

Botswana’s ace runner, Amantle Montsho will soon return to the track from a two year ban following a failed doping test.She was found guilty for an anti-doping rule violation after she tested positive for methylhexaneamine at the 2014 Commonwealth Game…

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Botswana: Positive Attitude Key to Service Delivery

Central District Council (CDC) senior officers have been urged to change their attitude towards work.This transpired during a meeting of district commissioners, council secretaries, agricultural coordinators and land board secretaries in Nata on Tuesda…

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Medical and Health

Medical/Health Care

Johnson & Johnson lance un appel aux idées innovantes afin de réduire les infections au VIH en Afrique subsaharienne

Les partenaires DREAMS annoncent un défi de l’innovation de 85 millions $ axé sur les solutions pour les adolescentes et les jeunes femmes NEW BRUNSWICK, New Jersey, le 18 février 2016 /PRNewswire/ — Aujourd’hui, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE : JNJ) a lancé un appel pour des idées innovantes dans le cadre du défi de l’innovation DREAMS qui est soutenu […]

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New Malaria Test, illumigene® Malaria, Sets a New Gold Standard for Diagnosis

Meridian Bioscience Collaborates With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar to Launch Diagnostic Test up to 80,000 Times More Sensitive Than Current Options CINCINNATI, Jan. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) today announced that it has received the CE Mark for illumigene® Malaria, a novel, highly […]

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New Malaria Test, illumigene® Malaria, Sets a New Gold Standard for Diagnosis

Meridian Bioscience Collaborates With the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and Cheikh Anta Diop University of Dakar to Launch Diagnostic Test up to 80,000 Times More Sensitive Than Current Options CINCINNATI, Jan. 26, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Meridian Bioscience, Inc. (NASDAQ:VIVO) today announced that it has received the CE Mark for illumigene® Malaria, a novel, highly […]

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Sports

Sports

Botswana: Education Crucial in Information Age

Kgosi Seate Marumo of Moshana has urged young Batswana to take advantage of the free education provided to all citizens by government and carve themselves a bright future.Speaking during the commemoration of Vision 2016 pillar of an educated and infor…

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Botswana: Education Crucial in Information Age

Kgosi Seate Marumo of Moshana has urged young Batswana to take advantage of the free education provided to all citizens by government and carve themselves a bright future.Speaking during the commemoration of Vision 2016 pillar of an educated and infor…

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Botswana: Education Crucial in Information Age

Kgosi Seate Marumo of Moshana has urged young Batswana to take advantage of the free education provided to all citizens by government and carve themselves a bright future.Speaking during the commemoration of Vision 2016 pillar of an educated and infor…

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Technology

Technology

Botswana: EU Calls for Moratorium On Executions

Following the recent execution of Patrick Gabaankanye, in Gaborone, Botswana, the European Union recalls its opposition to the use of capital punishment which can never be justified.The European Union believes that the death penalty is a cruel and inhu…

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Zimbabwe: Botswana Says Zimbabwe Failing to Pay P1.4 Million (U.S.$90,000) Debt

ZIMBABWE has failed to pay a P1.4million (about) US$90,000 debt owed to Botswana since 2011, Parliamentarians in the neighbouring country heard this week.Struggling with a crippled economy and a mountain of foreign debt said to be more than US$10billio…

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Zimbabwe: Botswana Says Zimbabwe Failing to Pay P1.4 Million (U.S.$90,000) Debt

ZIMBABWE has failed to pay a P1.4million (about) US$90,000 debt owed to Botswana since 2011, Parliamentarians in the neighbouring country heard this week.Struggling with a crippled economy and a mountain of foreign debt said to be more than US$10billio…

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