Namibia to phase out Export Processing Zone

by editor1 / Feb 19, 2020 / 0 comments
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-As a result of being blacklisted by the European Union (EU) as a tax haven, Namibia will phase out the Export Processing Zone (EPZ) and replace it with the Special Economic Zone (SEZ).

EU funds Legal Assistance Centre's GBV project

by editor1 / Dec 11, 2019 / 0 comments
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-The European Union (EU) and the Legal Assistance Centre (LAC) signed a project agreement worth N$4,2 million, to provide support to victims of gender-based violence (GBV), mainly women and children.

EU calls on African countries to protect the continent's natural resources

by editor1 / Feb 10, 2019 / 0 comments

The European Union has called on African countries to support peace, security and good governance of natural resources.

Namibia, EU hold third political dialogue

by editor1 / Oct 17, 2018 / 0 comments
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-A high level government delegation and members of the European Union Missions in Namibia held the third political dialogue aimed at strengthening relations in areas of cooperation.

SACU commits to support members listed as tax havens by EU

by editor1 / Jul 01, 2018 / 0 comments
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Namibian Presidency

SACU has made a commitment to stand by its member states who are listed as tax havens by offering them the necessary assistance and make sure they are removed from the red flag list.

Industrialisation Minister lashes out at EU for attitude towards Africa

by editor1 / Mar 15, 2018 / 0 comments

The Minister of Industrialisation, Trade and SME Development has lashed out at the European Union (EU) for having what he termed a "master-servant attitude towards Africa".

Namibia remains on EU tax haven blacklist

by editor1 / Mar 07, 2018 / 0 comments
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-Namibia is among one of the last six countries still on the European Union's (EU) blacklist as a possible tax haven.

Schlettwein requests EU to help clear Namibia's listing as a tax haven

by editor1 / Feb 15, 2018 / 0 comments
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The Namibian

-Finance Minister, Calle Schlettwein has requested the European Union delegation to help clear Namibia's listing as a tax haven.

President Geingob challenges EU to address structural inequalities

by editor1 / Feb 15, 2018 / 0 comments

-President Hage Geingob has challenged the European Union to help address structural inequalities caused by colonialism which are still haunting Namibians, instead of just criticising government initiatives.

EU to spend N$600 million on agricultural programmes

by editor1 / Jan 24, 2018 / 0 comments

-The European Union (EU) Mission in Namibia will spend about N$600 million during the next six years in agricultural support programmes for farmers in the northern communal area.