MIGRATIONS | MIGRATIONS

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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21-Jan-2020 to 13:28

Grounded flights revive retrenchment fears at S/Africa’s troubled airline

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Despite having assurances that South African Airways (SAA) would soon receive the much-needed US$133 million cash injection to keep it afloat, workers at the airline are jittery about the prospects of retrenchments still loom among the workers at the airline, a union official said on Tuesday.

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21-Jan-2020 to 13:19

S/African Airways grounds flights, no funding

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — Cash-strapped South African Airways’ (SAA) lack of liquidity has brought the airline to its knees, forcing the flag carrier to cancel 19 domestic and international flights, SAA spokesman Tlali Tlali said on Tuesday.

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16-Jan-2020 to 00:00

Gambia: The "backway" returnee nursing a different dream

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The prospect of succeeding at home is hard to fathom if you ask thousands of young Gambians who stubbornly cling on to the worldview about Europe as the land of hope and honey, in spite of what anybody else might think.

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08-Jan-2020 to 14:40

S/African Airways best ‘on-time’ airline in Africa – Report

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — United Kingdom-based travel data and analytics company, Cirium, has cited South African Airways (SAA) as being Africa’s best on-time performance (OTP) airline, APA learnt on Wednesday.

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03-Jan-2020 to 12:24

EU, US warn citizens against travel to “violent” S/Africa

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa has declined to respond to accusations by the European Union, United States and Israeli governments that it has “high levels of crime” and that visitors – especially women – must take precautionary measures to avoid falling victims to the vice.

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12-Dec-2019 to 12:02

36 Liberians deported from U.S

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Dozens of Liberians, (all males) arrived in Liberia on Wednesday, on a chartered flight as the latest deportees from the United States.

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