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News Botswana: Nine elephants accidentally electrocuted in Botswana

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/other/nine-elephants-accidentally-electrocuted-in-botswana/ar-AAsff7f
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Nine elephants were electrocuted in central Botswana in a freak accident near the village of Dukwi. The elephants died after they knocked down overhead power lines while jostling to drink water from a leaking pipe supplying water to villagers, the ...

News Botswana: Nam's exports remain under pressure - Namibian

News channel or source: https://www.namibian.com.na/59391/read/Nams-exports-remain-under-pressure
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Nam's exports remain under pressureNamibianSwitzerland came second, making up 14,5% of the total exports (N$2,015 billion), followed by Botswana with a 12,4% share (N$1,719 billion). Spain contributed 6,4% of total export revenue (N$886 million), while Belgium had a relative 5,4% (N$758 million ...

News Botswana: Moody's: Botswana's credit profile reflects strong balance sheet and low debt

News channel or source: http://www.cpifinancial.net/news/post/42848/moodys-botswanas-credit-profile-reflects-strong-balance-sheet-and-low-debt
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

"Botswana's key credit strengths include the government's large fiscal reserves and very low debt levels, which we project will be only about 15 per cent of GDP this year," said Zuzana Brixiova, a Moody's Vice President -- Senior Analyst and co-author of ...

News Botswana: Nine elephants accidentally electrocuted in Botswana - Reuters Africa

News channel or source: http://af.reuters.com/article/topNews/idAFKCN1BV0OE-OZATP?feedType=RSS&feedName=topNews
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Reuters AfricaNine elephants accidentally electrocuted in BotswanaReuters AfricaGaborone (Reuters) - Nine elephants were electrocuted in central Botswana in a freak accident near the village of Dukwi. The elephants died after they knocked down overhead power lines while jostling to drink water from a leaking pipe supplying water ...and more »

News Botswana: Botswana Seeks Option to Buy Unusually Big Diamonds From Its Mines

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/botswana-first-chance-to-buy-big-diamonds/4034109.html
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

Botswana is amending its law to give the government the first option to buy diamonds that are unusually large or have other unusual features found in its mines, such as the world's second-biggest 1,109 carat diamond discovered two years ago. The ...

News Botswana: Moody's: Botswana's credit profile reflects strong balance sheet and low debt - CPI Financial

News channel or source: http://cpifinancial.net/news/post/42848/moodys-botswanas-credit-profile-reflects-strong-balance-sheet-and-low-debt
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Moody's: Botswana's credit profile reflects strong balance sheet and low debtCPI FinancialBotswana's (A2 stable) credit profile balances the government's strong balance sheet, net external creditor position and low debt burden against the country's small economy, which relies heavily on the diamond industry and public sector, Moody's ...

News Botswana: Nine elephants are electrocuted after one knocks over an electricity pole and a power line falls on them in Botswana

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-4900158/Nine-stray-elephants-electrocuted-Botswana.html
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

The herd is believed to have broken out of the northeastern Makgadikgadi Pans Game Reserve and strayed into a nearby village of Dukwi. Village chief Kelethusitse Mosweu said one of the elephants brought down the electricity pole, which resulted in the ...

News Botswana: FLASH: Lucara clarifies impact of Botswana Bill - Stock Market Wire

News channel or source: http://www.stockmarketwire.com/article/5671688/FLASH-Lucara-clarifies-impact-of-Botswana-Bill.html
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

FLASH: Lucara clarifies impact of Botswana BillStock Market WireFLASH: Lucara clarifies impact of Botswana Bill. 20 September 2017 | 07:14am. StockMarketWire.com - Story provided by StockMarketWire.com. LATEST STOCK MARKET NEWS AND OFFERS. Get the latest stock market and investment news, market wraps, ...and more »

News Botswana: Mmegi Online :: Brand Botswana, BNOC sign MoU

News channel or source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=71803&dir=2017/september/19
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Brand Botswana and the Botswana National Olympic Committee on Wednesday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) aimed at bringing the two entities closer to each other, with a greater aim of working together in the promotion of the country, using sport.

News Botswana: Botswana: Nine elephants electrocuted while looking for water - Africa Times

News channel or source: https://africatimes.com/2017/09/20/botswana-nine-elephants-electrocuted-while-looking-for-water/
Publication date: Wednesday 20 September 2017

Africa TimesBotswana: Nine elephants electrocuted while looking for waterAfrica TimesIn Botswana, nine elephants have died from electrocution that happened when they were trying to reach a pond, but accidentally knocked down a utility pole while trying to get past it to get to the water. Authorities with the Botswana Power Corporation ...and more »

News Botswana: Botswana launches response strategy for US AGOA scheme

News channel or source: http://www.fibre2fashion.com/news/apparel-news/botswana-launches-response-strategy-for-us-agoa-scheme-228039-newsdetails.htm
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Botswana’s ministry of investment trade and Industry (MITI) recently launched its response strategy for the US African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) initiative with assistance from the USAID Southern African Trade and Investment Hub. The strategy ...

News Botswana: Botswana launches response strategy for US AGOA scheme - Fibre2fashion.com

News channel or source: http://www.fibre2fashion.com/news/apparel-news/botswana-launches-response-strategy-for-us-agoa-scheme-228039-newsdetails.htm
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Fibre2fashion.comBotswana launches response strategy for US AGOA schemeFibre2fashion.comBotswana's ministry of investment trade and Industry (MITI) recently launched its response strategy for the US African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) initiative with assistance from the USAID Southern African Trade and Investment Hub. The strategy ...and more »

News Botswana: BRIEF-Moody's says Botswana's credit profile reflects strong balance sheet, low debt, set against small economy dependent on diamonds‍

News channel or source: http://www.reuters.com/article/brief-moodys-says-botswanas-credit-profi/brief-moodys-says-botswanas-credit-profile-reflects-strong-balance-sheet-low-debt-set-against-small-economy-dependent-on-diamonds-idUSFWN1LZ0I2
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

* Moody’s - Dominance of diamond sector in economy, lack of public sector reform, limited manufacturing sector hamper Botswana’s competitiveness, job generation‍ Source text for Eikon: Our Standards:The Thomson Reuters Trust Principles.

News Botswana: Nine stray elephants electrocuted in Botswana - Pakistan Today

News channel or source: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/09/20/nine-stray-elephants-electrocuted-in-botswana/
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Pakistan TodayNine stray elephants electrocuted in BotswanaPakistan TodayNine elephants were electrocuted in a freak accident in Botswana after one of them knocked into an electricity pole and the high-voltage power line fell on them, a local official said Tuesday. The herd is believed to have broken out of the northeastern ...and more »

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News channel or source: https://www.peakprosperity.com/group/london-botswana-botcho-cream-and-yodi-pills-27630716312-hips-bums-enlargement-creams-and-pills
Publication date: onday 18 September 2017

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News Botswana: BTO quality service dept hosts Zimbabwean counterpart - Mmegi Online

News channel or source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=71814&dir=2017/september/19
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

BTO quality service dept hosts Zimbabwean counterpartMmegi OnlineBotswana Tourism Organisation (BTO) – Quality Services Department will host the Zimbabwe Tourism Authority delegation for a benchmarking tour from September 18 – 22, and take them through the various stages of Quality Services Standards used for ...

News Botswana: Banyana makes eight changes for Botswana clash

News channel or source: https://www.iol.co.za/sport/soccer/banyana-makes-eight-changes-for-botswana-clash-11250410
Publication date: Sunday 17 September 2017

BULAWAYO – Interim head coach of the South African Senior Women’s National Team, Desiree Ellis, has made eight changes to the team that will take on Botswana in their final Group C clash of the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship. Two players will be ...

News Botswana: BPP likely to follow Gaolathe to new party - Mmegi Online

News channel or source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=71832&dir=2017/september/19
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

BPP likely to follow Gaolathe to new partyMmegi OnlineIt is widely thought that Gaolathe's faction will soon break away from the controversy ridden Botswana Movement for Democracy (BMD) and subsequently announce the formation of a new party. In fact, Gaolathe is expected to deliver a special announcement ...and more »

News Botswana: Yes! I Wanna! Learn Music From Botswana!

News channel or source: https://folkways.si.edu/yes-i-wanna-learn-music-botswana/childrens-folk/tools-for-teaching/smithsonian
Publication date: hursday 14 September 2017

In this series of three lessons, students will sing traditional music from Botswana, listen critically to the performance practice and styling of both traditional instruments and singing, and create a game and a composition in the style of the culture.

News Botswana: Moatshe resurfaces as new boss for LEA - Mmegi Online

News channel or source: http://www.mmegi.bw/index.php?aid=71826&dir=2017/september/19
Publication date: uesday 19 September 2017

Mmegi OnlineMoatshe resurfaces as new boss for LEAMmegi OnlineHe has been at the helm of Business Botswana since May 2016 as the Chief Executive Officer, responsible for driving the organisational strategy and engaging in Research, Policy and Advocacy that improved the private sector participation in the economy ...and more »