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27-Jan-2020 to 14:22

Botswana: Concern as nationals unaccounted for in Coronavirus-hit China

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Monday expressed concern that it was unable to account for some of its students studying in China following an outbreak of Coronavirus.

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24-Jan-2020 to 18:56

Botswana restricts travel to China over Coronavirus fears

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana has advised its citizens who intend to travel to China and other Asian countries to consider rescheduling their trips if possible following an outbreak of Coronavirus, APA can reveal here Friday.

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24-Jan-2020 to 18:30

Botswana opposition to pretest against poll irregularities

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s main opposition Umbrella for Democratic Change has revealed that it will on Saturday hold demonstrations in the capital Gaborone against what it calls lack of free and credible elections.

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23-Jan-2020 to 17:00

Botswana eyes stronger ties with China

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana’s Foreign Affairs Minister Unity Down on Thursday that her country will seize the opportunities offered by Forum on China-Africa Cooperation (FOCAC) as she embarks on her transformation agenda.

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23-Jan-2020 to 08:22

Botswana announces fees for ozone-depleting substances

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — Botswana on Thursday announced that it was introducing fees for permits for those wishing to import and export ozone depleting substances.

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22-Jan-2020 to 15:24

Botswana: Car dealerships probed over money laundering

APA-Gaborone – (Botswana) — Botswana Unified Revenue Services (BURS) said Wednesday that it has launched an operation targeting grey import car dealerships and and ongoing campaign against money laundering.

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22-Jan-2020 to 14:27

Botswana battles outbreak of rare mass hysteria disease

APA-Gaborone (Botswana) — The Botswana authorities are battling to contain the outbreak of a rare disease known as mass hysteria that has reportedly affected scores of students of Lempu Junior Secondary School, about 191km from the capital Gaborone.

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