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June 30, 2017 10:46 AM Should you buy the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7?

As the launch date of the refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is inching closer, the number of speculations has also started piling up. There are reports that the smartphone will be dubbed as the Galaxy Note 7 FE, where ‘FE’ stands for ‘Fandom Edition’. Few online reports also suggest the expected price of the device, falling just under $600 mark. Currently 23

June 28, 2017 10:32 AM Botswana: Vice President Signs Book of Condolence

Gaborone — Vice President, Mr Mokgweetsi Masisi has signed a book of condolence in remembrance of the late second president of the Republic of Botswana, Sir Ketumile Masire, who will be buried in Kanye on June 29. Reflecting on Sir Ketumile's life during an interview shortly after signing the book on June 26, Mr Masisi said he was deeply saddened by the death 48

June 27, 2017 1:13 PM The best (and worst) of iOS 11

The public beta version of Apple’s new mobile operating system, iOS 11, went live Monday, giving users an early taste of what’s coming when it officially launches this fall. I had a chance to test it out for a few days beforehand, and while Apple has retained the overall look and feel of the system, it has redesigned a few things that may throw longtime 28

June 27, 2017 8:52 AM Apple WWDC: Hands on with HomePod, iPad Pro and all the new Macs

Apple invited press into a hands-on area for a brief play with their new Macs, iPads and the much hyped HomePod, the multi-room speaker. San Jose: After a marathon set of announcements this morning, Apple invited press into a hands-on area for a brief play with their new Macs, iPads and the much hyped HomePod, Apple's take on the multi-room speaker 27

June 27, 2017 5:41 AM Brexit: Skills crunch fear as 1.2m foreign workers mull UK exit

A third of non-British workers in the UK - 1.2 million people - could leave the country over the next five years, according to a report warning of a possible post-Brexit brain drain. The survey showed that while the UK was seen as an attractive destination for work among people outside the country, attitudes to Britain among foreign workers already here had shifted 42

June 23, 2017 11:15 AM Returning to Pat’s legacy

It was just after the release of the 2008 BGCSE examination results. Swaneng Hill School had once again recorded the worst results with an awful 19.68% pass that condemned it as the hopelessly flunking school in the whole country. It was then that I led a small group of Swaneng alumni and organised a motivational fair for the teachers and students to help ignite 62

June 20, 2017 4:00 AM BOFEPUSU Set The Record Straight On Labour Delegation To The 106th ILC

This came about after BFTU rejected a meeting to discuss representation in tripartite structures that was proposed by BOFEPUSO. This was done with an understanding that as for this year, 2017, BFTU would be advisor and BOFEPUSU would be the lead delegate. This was to be a temporary arrangement until the issue of the most representative was resolved or federations 14

June 19, 2017 6:00 AM IMF says Japan needs to stick with fiscal, monetary stimulus

TOKYO: The International Monetary Fund on Monday urged Japan to avoid withdrawing fiscal policy stimulus and to keep monetary policy accommodative to accelerate growth and achieve higher inflation. The real exchange rate is in line with medium-term economic fundamentals but Japan's current account balance last year was slightly stronger than warranted 8

June 14, 2017 9:54 AM Mixed views on oil prices

Analysts are split on whether crude prices will improve in the second half of the year as oil prices continue to be under pressure from the persistent oversupply situation, made worse by a surprise increase in US petroleum stocks last week. Along with the increase in stocks, data from the US Energy Information Administration (EIA) also showed that gasoline 34

June 12, 2017 4:00 AM UDC petitions Sweden over Botswana’s arms race

In a strongly worded 10-page petition titled ‘Botswana’s arms race in the midst of poverty, massive unemployment and social inequality’, signed May 30, 2017, Boko says as the current regime is left with barely two years to the next general elections, it is committing the country to such spending which is both irresponsible and immoral. “With the next elections 40