Ministries

Oil spill preparedness tested

1 week 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 weeks 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

3 weeks 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

1 month - 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

1 month - 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 Swakopmund. The 5-day Train the Trainer course designed by...

Hope for housing backlog

1 month - 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

2 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

2 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

2 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

3 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

5 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...

Nothing sinister about new auto plant

8 months ago - 17 December 2018 | Ministries

Otis Finck - The ministry of industrialisation, trade and SME development will not respond to allegations made by the National Association of Automobile Manufacturers of...

Ministries

Fisheries cannot accommodate everyone

11 months ago - 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

11 months ago - 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...

11 months ago - 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...

Fishing rights application deadline extended...

1 year - 27 July 2018 | Ministries

Leandrea Louw The deadline for applications for fishing rights has been extended from 31 July to 31 August 2018.The minister of fisheries and marine resources,...

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