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26-Oct-2022 to 07:53

Botswana, S/African scientists recognised for COVID research

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Two scientists in Botswana and South Africa have won the 2022 German Africa Award for their role in identifying the deadly COVID-19 Omicron variant that caused a worldwide stir at the end of 2021.

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25-Oct-2022 to 07:53

Botswana issues first cryptocurrency trading licence

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Pan-African cryptocurrency exchange Yellow Card has been granted a licence to operate in Botswana, the company announced late Monday.

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19-Oct-2022 to 07:44

Botswana resumes beef exports to EU

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has resumed exports of beef and related products to the European Union after suspending trade at the height of an outbreak of foot-and-month disease two months ago, the Ministry of Agriculture said Tuesday.

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04-Oct-2022 to 11:49

Botswana, US strengthen cooperation on infrastructure development

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has renewed its longstanding partnership with the United States Trade and Development Agency that will see the two cooperating in the development of high-quality infrastructure in the southern African country.

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29-Sep-2022 to 09:42

Botswana lifts remaining COVID-19 restrictions

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has lifted the mandatory wearing of masks and other remaining COVID-19 restrictions as the government announced a sharp decline in infections.

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23-Sep-2022 to 12:48

Botswana struggling to diversify economy – Masisi

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Diamond-dependent Botswana is struggling to attract investors to diversify its economy away from the mineral, President Mokgweetsi Masisi has revealed.

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20-Sep-2022 to 06:36

Botswana to slaughter 10,000 cattle amid foot-and-mouth surge

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana plans to slaughter close to 10,000 cattle to contain the spread of foot-and-mouth disease, according to reports monitored here on Tuesday.

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