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The Finance Minister becomes the first Minister to declare assets

by editor / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments

The Minister of Finance Calle Schlettwein has declared his assets valued at seven-comma-nine million dollars.

The pelagic industry on the verge of collapse due to a drop in catches

by editor / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments

The small pelagic industry is on the verge of collapse due to a drop in pilchard catches in Namibian waters.

Namibia and Botswana to draft a boundary treaty

by editor / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments

Border disputes in Africa have led to bloodshed and therefore there is a need to work out mechanisms to avoid them.

Heads of Foreign Mission urged to mobilise funds to help mitigate drought

by editor / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments

The Government has appealed to the international community to help mitigate the impact of drought in Namibia after declaring a state of emergency.

A public hearing into the operations of the defunct DBC prematurely adjourned

by editor / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments

A public hearing into the operations of the defunct Development Brigade Corporation was prematurely adjourned.

Alweendo calls for concerted efforts to make NDP5 a success

by producers / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments
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NPC

Economic Planning Minister Tom Alweendo has called for concerted efforts to make the Fifth National Development Plan, NDP5, a success. Alweendo, who is the National Planning Commission Director-General, made the appeal in a statement delivered on his behalf during a regional consultative meeting on NDP5 held at Eenhana in the Ohangwena region on Wednesday.

Namibia becomes the first African country eligible to export beef to USA

by producers / Jul 14, 2016 / 0 comments
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Namibian Sun

Namibia has become the first African country eligible to export beef to the United States. The US embassy made the announcement in a statement released in Windhoek on Wednesday.

The Urban Ministry to introduce a transparent budgetary system

by producers / Jul 13, 2016 / 0 comments

The Urban and Rural Development Ministry Policy will start introducing a transparent budgetary system in the public sector to fast track the implementation of the Decentralization .

Churches and shebeens in Erongo ordered to first register before operation

by producers / Jul 13, 2016 / 0 comments

The police have urged churches and shebeens at Walvis Bay and Swakopmund to first register with the municipalities before they start operating.

NUST Postgraduate students plan a peaceful protest at NSFAF

by producers / Jul 13, 2016 / 0 comments

Postgraduate students at the Namibia University of Science and Technology will stage a protest march next week at the offices of the Namibia Students Financial Assistance Fund, NSFAF, against a decision not to fund their courses without giving any reason.

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