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Joint law enforcement operation kicks-off

2 weeks ago - 26 September 2019 | Ministries

Swakopmund • Adolf KaureThe 10th Trans Kalahari Corridor Management Committee joint law enforcement operation was launched near Swakopmund on Wednesday.The operation, which is conducted by the Ministry of Works and Transport as well as Trans...

Oil spill preparedness tested

2 months ago - 11 August 2019 | Ministries

Walvis Bay • Otis Finck Namibia hosted a transboundary training workshop on oil spill preparedness and table-top exercise in Walvis Bay from 6 to 9 August. The executive director of works and transport, Willem...

Pushing for increased fish consumption

2 months ago - 04 August 2019 | Ministries

Government wants to achieve at least 20.4 kg fish consumption per person per year within the current financial year.The Namibian Fish Consumption Trust in collaboration with the line ministry is currently conducting a research to...

Approval for coastal landfill site

2 months ago - 28 July 2019 | Ministries

Walvis Bay • Leandrea Louw The minister of environment and tourism, Pohamba Shifeta, approved the Walvis Bay landfill site on Wednesday. Shifeta said that the harbour town along with 11 other declared...

The One Ocean Hub project unpacked

2 months ago - 21 July 2019 | Ministries

Narraville Namibia will participate in demand driven research and processes under the auspices of The One Ocean Hub project. Representatives from various organisations with an interest in the marine environment gathered...

Reducing the threat of terrorism

3 months ago - 07 July 2019 | Ministries

Irene-Mari van der Walt Nigerian and Namibian law enforcement officials attended a Chemical Awareness and Scene Management (CHASM) training course at The Dome in...

Hope for housing backlog

3 months ago - 07 July 2019 | Ministries

Walvis Bay • Adolf Kaure The urban and rural development ministry recently held a high level consultative retreat in Walvis Bay, bringing together regional governors,...

Sustainable Blue Economy policy takes shape

3 months ago - 23 June 2019 | Ministries

Walvis Bay - Otis Finck The technical committee on Blue Economy hosted a public consultative meeting on the Sustainable Blue Economy Policy at...

Maritime officers association welcomed

3 months ago - 16 June 2019 | Ministries

Walvis Bay - Otis Finck Ministry of works and transport executive director Willem Goeieman has commended the Namibian Maritime Officers and Shipping Association...

Ocean under threat

3 months ago - 16 June 2019 | Ministries

Walvis Bay - Otis Finck Minister of fisheries and marine resources ­Bernard Esau told atten­dees at World Oceans Day ­celebrations in Kuisebmond the...

Impacting cross border trade positively

4 months ago - 20 May 2019 | Ministries

Namibia’s newly formed Revenue Agency (NamRA) aims for faster clearance times for legitimate trade and increased transparency in regulatory processes and decision-making in support of...

Spotlight on explosives

7 months ago - 11 March 2019 | Ministries

Experts from 14 countries including the host Namibia will converge in Swakopmund for the 19th International Conference of Chief Inspectors of Explosives (ICCIE). Safety and...

Ministries

Fisheries inundated with rights applications

1 year - 10 September 2018 | Ministries

Otis FinckThe minister of fisheries and marine resources, Bernard Esau, says successful fishing rights applicants will know who they are by the end of the...

Fisheries cannot accommodate everyone

1 year - 10 September 2018 | Ministries

Otis FinckThe minister of fisheries and marine resources Bernard Esau says there is simply not enough fish around to give all Namibians fishing rights. “I...

Fishermen widows’ saga drags on

1 year - 03 September 2018 | Ministries

Otis FinckFisheries and marine resources minister Bernard Esau says he will pronounce himself on the ongoing saga between the Fishermen Widows Trust (FWT) and Ehika...

Well-coordinated data collection system a...

1 year - 27 August 2018 | Ministries

Otis FinckFisheries and marine resources minister Bernard Esau urged delegates attending a statistical data-flow workshop to come up with a well-coordinated data collection system. Easu...

Communities warned against over-reliance on...

1 year - 20 August 2018 | Ministries

Fishing industry not an ATM...

1 year - 14 August 2018 | Ministries

Successful fishing right applicants should not use the industry as an ATM, cash cow or a get rich quick scheme, says the chairman of the...

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