• Botswana's: Mining industry recovering from recent setbacks

    The diamond industry appears to be emerging from its lows with marginal improvement according to the latest sales data. Angelo Coppola is in Botswana and visited one of the country's oldest and most prolific mines, Orapa.

    published: 07 Jun 2016
  • Exploring Botswana's diamond hub

    In the past Botswana mined and exported rough diamonds, now there is downstream diamond downstream industry. The Botswana diamond hub is testimony to that with a focus on cutting and polishing of these precious stones. Doing Business in Botswana explores the hub.

    published: 20 Oct 2014
  • Jwaneng diamond mine.

    Jwaneng diamond mine. Mostly b-rolls and aerial views. Debswana first explored Naledi “Valley of the stars” in 1972 and Jwaneng mine become fully operational in 1982 as a joint venture with Botswana Government.

    published: 21 Aug 2016
  • Mining in Botswana boosts infrastructure development

    Botswana is one of the world's largest producers of diamonds and remains ahead of its regional peers in diamond production and exports. But, the quality of Botswana's overall infrastructure has declined badly over the past five years. Uche Okoronkwo looks at how the government is working to change this.

    published: 19 Apr 2016
  • Mining Maven Botswana Diamonds Presentation

    At The Counting House 14th March 2012

    published: 02 Apr 2012
  • 1,111 Carat Diamond Found in Botswana Mine

    The world's second-largest gem-quality diamond was found this week at the Lucara Diamond Corp.'s Karowe Mine in Botswana

    published: 19 Nov 2015
  • Flight over the Orapa Diamond Mine, Botswana

    Botswana's famous Orapa Diamond Mine. More than 400 meters / 1,200 ft deep! Caution: the flight was co-ordinated with the mine management to ensure that no blasting will take place. Rocks could fly as high as 2,000ft!

    published: 12 Dec 2012
  • BOTSWANA MINING SCHOOL OF RIGGING ,CRANES,EXCAVATOR +27795319990

    About Us We would like to take this opportunity to thank you so much for entrusting us as one of the best service providers in as far as Machine Operations training, Mine related training and construction related training is concerned. Our existence on the internet has taught us a great experience, statistics has showed that our website is ranked the most highly visited training website in South Africa. Thank you so much for giving us this pride. We are among the top 50 most visited website in Africa! This is unbelievable and thanks to you. We are a training Provider who specialize in training the general public on how to safety operate Lifting machines/equipments such as Forklifts, Mobile Crane, Gantry cranes, Truck Mounted Cranes, Telehandler, Reach Stacker, Reach Truck, Over-head Cra...

    published: 24 Feb 2015
  • Botswana Diamonds chairman on Orapa’s potential

    John Teeling, the chairman of Botswana Diamonds (LON:BOD), is hoping to find a diamondiferous kimberlite at its licences in the Orapa region – historically a hotbed for diamonds. Teeling talks about the company’s joint venture with Russian giant Alrosa and explains why finding a kimberlite will “change the game significantly”.

    published: 14 Aug 2014
  • Small Canadian miner finds massive diamond in Botswana

    published: 20 Nov 2015
  • Botswana's economy dependent on diamond mines

    The economy of Botswana has been spurred towards development by the mining industry involving the extraction of diamonds. The situation in Botswana contrasts with the state of many other parts of Africa; Botswana has been one of the richest countries in Africa since diamonds were discovered in 1969. http://multimedia.telesurtv.net

    published: 03 Aug 2012
  • World second largest gem discovered in Karowe mine, Botswana

    The world's second-largest diamond has been discovered in Botswana. The 1,111-carat stone was recovered from its Karowe mine, about 500km north of the capital, Gaborone.

    published: 21 Nov 2015
  • Botswana's capital transformed dramatically over 5 years

    Botswana has experienced good levels of economic growth. This is mainly due to a growing mining industry that deals in diamond, copper and nickel. The overall economic growth of Botswana is very visible, especially in the city of Gaborone. The capital city has seen a great transformation in the last few years with numerous infrastructure springing up by several private developers. "The development of infrastructure in Botswana has increased over the years. If you compare with the other co… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/05/02/botswana-s-capital-transformed-dramatically-over-5-years Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/african...

    published: 02 May 2016
  • Small Canadian miner finds massive diamond in Botswana

    Archaeologists in Mexico unearth the remains of a noble citizen in the ancient Aztec City of Zultepec-tecoaque which could shed new light on the pre-hispanic civilisation. Meanwhile a mining company finds what it says is the world's second-biggest gem quality diamond ever recovered. Precious Ong tells us why. Why News AIRING DATE: November 20, 2015 Anchored by: William Thio, Gerry Alcantara, and Angelo Castro III For more videos: http://www.untvweb.com/video/ Check out our official social media accounts: http://www.facebook.com/untvweb http://www.twitter.com/untvlife http://www.youtube.com/untvkasangbahay Instagram account - @UNTVLife Feel free to share but do not re-upload.

    published: 26 Nov 2015
  • Botswana embarks on economic diversification beyond diamonds

    Jwaneng mine is Botswana's economic pulse. Located about 120 kilometres from the capital Gaborone, the open- pit mine is the richest in the world by value. Nicknamed the "Prince of Mines", monstrous trucks that operate in the mine extract Kimberlite from its depth, which is processed into rough diamonds. Its production output is about 12 million carats per year. Revenues from Botswana's diamond sector have significantly transformed the economy over the years. Botswana's government agreeme… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/11/13/botswana-embarks-on-economic-diversification-beyond-diamonds Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/afr...

    published: 14 Nov 2016
  • The benefits of manufacturing diamonds in Botswana

    The discovery of Diamonds after independence in 1965 marked a new era in Botswana's history. Diamonds that were mined in Botswana were sent to Europe, where they were cut, processed and sold around the world. The Botswana government expressed concerns about how the shipping of the diamonds denied the local economy full benefits of value added processes. Doing Business in Botswana looks at the beneficiation of Botswana's diamonds.

    published: 05 Nov 2014
Botswana's: Mining industry recovering from recent setbacks

Botswana's: Mining industry recovering from recent setbacks

  • Order:
  • Duration: 2:11
  • Updated: 07 Jun 2016
  • views: 1347
videos
The diamond industry appears to be emerging from its lows with marginal improvement according to the latest sales data. Angelo Coppola is in Botswana and visited one of the country's oldest and most prolific mines, Orapa.
https://wn.com/Botswana's_Mining_Industry_Recovering_From_Recent_Setbacks
Exploring  Botswana's diamond hub

Exploring Botswana's diamond hub

  • Order:
  • Duration: 13:09
  • Updated: 20 Oct 2014
  • views: 1641
videos
In the past Botswana mined and exported rough diamonds, now there is downstream diamond downstream industry. The Botswana diamond hub is testimony to that with a focus on cutting and polishing of these precious stones. Doing Business in Botswana explores the hub.
https://wn.com/Exploring_Botswana's_Diamond_Hub
Jwaneng diamond mine.

Jwaneng diamond mine.

  • Order:
  • Duration: 2:10
  • Updated: 21 Aug 2016
  • views: 1357
videos
Jwaneng diamond mine. Mostly b-rolls and aerial views. Debswana first explored Naledi “Valley of the stars” in 1972 and Jwaneng mine become fully operational in 1982 as a joint venture with Botswana Government.
https://wn.com/Jwaneng_Diamond_Mine.
Mining in Botswana boosts infrastructure development

Mining in Botswana boosts infrastructure development

  • Order:
  • Duration: 2:38
  • Updated: 19 Apr 2016
  • views: 667
videos
Botswana is one of the world's largest producers of diamonds and remains ahead of its regional peers in diamond production and exports. But, the quality of Botswana's overall infrastructure has declined badly over the past five years. Uche Okoronkwo looks at how the government is working to change this.
https://wn.com/Mining_In_Botswana_Boosts_Infrastructure_Development
Mining Maven Botswana Diamonds Presentation

Mining Maven Botswana Diamonds Presentation

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  • Duration: 31:45
  • Updated: 02 Apr 2012
  • views: 999
videos
At The Counting House 14th March 2012
https://wn.com/Mining_Maven_Botswana_Diamonds_Presentation
1,111 Carat Diamond Found in Botswana Mine

1,111 Carat Diamond Found in Botswana Mine

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  • Duration: 0:54
  • Updated: 19 Nov 2015
  • views: 42308
videos
The world's second-largest gem-quality diamond was found this week at the Lucara Diamond Corp.'s Karowe Mine in Botswana
https://wn.com/1,111_Carat_Diamond_Found_In_Botswana_Mine
Flight over the Orapa Diamond Mine, Botswana

Flight over the Orapa Diamond Mine, Botswana

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  • Duration: 0:57
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2012
  • views: 5454
videos
Botswana's famous Orapa Diamond Mine. More than 400 meters / 1,200 ft deep! Caution: the flight was co-ordinated with the mine management to ensure that no blasting will take place. Rocks could fly as high as 2,000ft!
https://wn.com/Flight_Over_The_Orapa_Diamond_Mine,_Botswana
BOTSWANA MINING SCHOOL OF RIGGING ,CRANES,EXCAVATOR +27795319990

BOTSWANA MINING SCHOOL OF RIGGING ,CRANES,EXCAVATOR +27795319990

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  • Duration: 0:19
  • Updated: 24 Feb 2015
  • views: 230
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About Us We would like to take this opportunity to thank you so much for entrusting us as one of the best service providers in as far as Machine Operations training, Mine related training and construction related training is concerned. Our existence on the internet has taught us a great experience, statistics has showed that our website is ranked the most highly visited training website in South Africa. Thank you so much for giving us this pride. We are among the top 50 most visited website in Africa! This is unbelievable and thanks to you. We are a training Provider who specialize in training the general public on how to safety operate Lifting machines/equipments such as Forklifts, Mobile Crane, Gantry cranes, Truck Mounted Cranes, Telehandler, Reach Stacker, Reach Truck, Over-head Crane, Tower cranes etc. We also train in Earth moving operations such as the training of TLB (Tractor Backhoe Loader), Excavator, Graders, Dump Truck, Rollers, Bob Cat, water tanks, etc In the mining industry, we train various courses such as Boiler Makers, Electrical Engineers, Riggers, Blasting certificate, Blasting Assistants, Mine Managers, Mine overseers, Mine Foremen, Process Control managers, Strata Control managers, Rock breaking, Drill Rigging, LHD Scoops, Underground support technicians, Safety officers, Fitter and Turners. We also have other courses such as Firefighting, Safety officers, Diesel Mechanics, Safety Representatives, Occupational health and safety, First Aid. We are so proud of having trained hundreds of students from across the whole continent, from Malawi, Botswana, Mozambique, Nigeria, Ghana, Zambia and the number continues to grow every day. our biggest challenge however has been in accommodating huge numbers of students with our "free accommodation" package. However, we would like to take this opportunity that we are not an accommodation service provider, we are not a five star hotel. We are a training centre and our primary focus is the training. South Africa is one of the best countries in the World with first class accommodation. If you want to have this luxurious experience, you have to include this in your application so as to receive an appropriate invoice with your application. Our accommodation is limited and this always dictates the number of trainees at any single moment that we can intake.
https://wn.com/Botswana_Mining_School_Of_Rigging_,Cranes,Excavator_27795319990
Botswana Diamonds chairman on Orapa’s potential

Botswana Diamonds chairman on Orapa’s potential

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  • Duration: 6:44
  • Updated: 14 Aug 2014
  • views: 848
videos
John Teeling, the chairman of Botswana Diamonds (LON:BOD), is hoping to find a diamondiferous kimberlite at its licences in the Orapa region – historically a hotbed for diamonds. Teeling talks about the company’s joint venture with Russian giant Alrosa and explains why finding a kimberlite will “change the game significantly”.
https://wn.com/Botswana_Diamonds_Chairman_On_Orapa’S_Potential
Small Canadian miner finds massive diamond in Botswana

Small Canadian miner finds massive diamond in Botswana

  • Order:
  • Duration: 0:51
  • Updated: 20 Nov 2015
  • views: 61
videos
https://wn.com/Small_Canadian_Miner_Finds_Massive_Diamond_In_Botswana
Botswana's economy dependent on diamond mines

Botswana's economy dependent on diamond mines

  • Order:
  • Duration: 0:49
  • Updated: 03 Aug 2012
  • views: 958
videos
The economy of Botswana has been spurred towards development by the mining industry involving the extraction of diamonds. The situation in Botswana contrasts with the state of many other parts of Africa; Botswana has been one of the richest countries in Africa since diamonds were discovered in 1969. http://multimedia.telesurtv.net
https://wn.com/Botswana's_Economy_Dependent_On_Diamond_Mines
World second largest gem discovered in Karowe mine, Botswana

World second largest gem discovered in Karowe mine, Botswana

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  • Duration: 0:48
  • Updated: 21 Nov 2015
  • views: 563
videos
The world's second-largest diamond has been discovered in Botswana. The 1,111-carat stone was recovered from its Karowe mine, about 500km north of the capital, Gaborone.
https://wn.com/World_Second_Largest_Gem_Discovered_In_Karowe_Mine,_Botswana
Botswana's capital transformed dramatically over 5 years

Botswana's capital transformed dramatically over 5 years

  • Order:
  • Duration: 2:04
  • Updated: 02 May 2016
  • views: 19890
videos
Botswana has experienced good levels of economic growth. This is mainly due to a growing mining industry that deals in diamond, copper and nickel. The overall economic growth of Botswana is very visible, especially in the city of Gaborone. The capital city has seen a great transformation in the last few years with numerous infrastructure springing up by several private developers. "The development of infrastructure in Botswana has increased over the years. If you compare with the other co… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/05/02/botswana-s-capital-transformed-dramatically-over-5-years Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/africanews Africanews is available in English and French. Website : www.africanews.com Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/africanews.channel/ Twitter : https://twitter.com/africanews
https://wn.com/Botswana's_Capital_Transformed_Dramatically_Over_5_Years
Small Canadian miner finds massive diamond in Botswana

Small Canadian miner finds massive diamond in Botswana

  • Order:
  • Duration: 2:41
  • Updated: 26 Nov 2015
  • views: 184
videos
Archaeologists in Mexico unearth the remains of a noble citizen in the ancient Aztec City of Zultepec-tecoaque which could shed new light on the pre-hispanic civilisation. Meanwhile a mining company finds what it says is the world's second-biggest gem quality diamond ever recovered. Precious Ong tells us why. Why News AIRING DATE: November 20, 2015 Anchored by: William Thio, Gerry Alcantara, and Angelo Castro III For more videos: http://www.untvweb.com/video/ Check out our official social media accounts: http://www.facebook.com/untvweb http://www.twitter.com/untvlife http://www.youtube.com/untvkasangbahay Instagram account - @UNTVLife Feel free to share but do not re-upload.
https://wn.com/Small_Canadian_Miner_Finds_Massive_Diamond_In_Botswana
Botswana embarks on economic diversification beyond diamonds

Botswana embarks on economic diversification beyond diamonds

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  • Duration: 4:10
  • Updated: 14 Nov 2016
  • views: 203
videos
Jwaneng mine is Botswana's economic pulse. Located about 120 kilometres from the capital Gaborone, the open- pit mine is the richest in the world by value. Nicknamed the "Prince of Mines", monstrous trucks that operate in the mine extract Kimberlite from its depth, which is processed into rough diamonds. Its production output is about 12 million carats per year. Revenues from Botswana's diamond sector have significantly transformed the economy over the years. Botswana's government agreeme… READ MORE : http://www.africanews.com/2016/11/13/botswana-embarks-on-economic-diversification-beyond-diamonds Africanews is a new pan-African media pioneering multilingual and independent news telling expertise in Sub-Saharan Africa. Subscribe on ourYoutube channel : https://www.youtube.com/c/africanews Africanews is available in English and French. Website : www.africanews.com Facebook : https://www.facebook.com/africanews.channel/ Twitter : https://twitter.com/africanews
https://wn.com/Botswana_Embarks_On_Economic_Diversification_Beyond_Diamonds
The benefits of manufacturing diamonds in Botswana

The benefits of manufacturing diamonds in Botswana

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  • Duration: 11:16
  • Updated: 05 Nov 2014
  • views: 1345
videos
The discovery of Diamonds after independence in 1965 marked a new era in Botswana's history. Diamonds that were mined in Botswana were sent to Europe, where they were cut, processed and sold around the world. The Botswana government expressed concerns about how the shipping of the diamonds denied the local economy full benefits of value added processes. Doing Business in Botswana looks at the beneficiation of Botswana's diamonds.
https://wn.com/The_Benefits_Of_Manufacturing_Diamonds_In_Botswana