Coronavirus wreaks havoc on Namibian supply chains

by editor1 / Mar 24, 2020 / 0 comments

-Coronavirus could deal a fatal blow to companies already on the brink of going out of business.

Health Ministry confirms fourth COVID-19 case

by editor1 / Mar 23, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Ministry of Health has confirmed that the fourth case of COVID-19 was recorded in Namibia.

Masisi put in self-isolation after Namibia trip

by editor1 / Mar 22, 2020 / 0 comments

-Botswana president Mokgweetsi Masisi has been placed under self-isolation for 14 days after he attended the inauguration of President Hage Geingob in Windhoek.

COVID-19 presents major challenges to global tourism sector

by editor1 / Mar 19, 2020 / 0 comments

-The outbreak of COVID-19 is presenting the global tourism sector, which accounts for 10% of the world's GDP, with major challenges.

Third COVID-19 case confirmed in Namibia

by editor1 / Mar 19, 2020 / 0 comments

-Ministry of Health and Social Services (MoHSS) confirmed a third case of COVID-19.

Chinese Embassy donates testing kits to Health Ministry

by editor1 / Mar 18, 2020 / 0 comments

-The Chinese Embassy in Namibia has donated 1 000 COVID-19 testing kits to the Ministry of Health and Social Services.

INTERVIEW | Health Minister Kalumbi Shangula on COVID - 19 cases

by editor1 / Mar 14, 2020 / 0 comments

-Health Minister Dr Kalumbi Shangula on COVID-19 positive cases announcement

Namibian institutions cancel international trips due to Coronavirus threat

by editor1 / Mar 13, 2020 / 0 comments

-Some institutions in Namibia have cancelled all official trips outside of the country for their employees, due to the global threat of Coronavirus.

Rapid decline in extreme poverty in Namibia between 2000 and 2015 - WEF

by editor1 / Mar 12, 2020 / 0 comments
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-Namibia has been named as one of the 15 countries around the world that have seen a rapid decline in extreme poverty, according to an article published on the World Economic Forum (WEF) website. According to the report, in all these 15 countries, an average of 1,6% of the population moved out of extreme poverty every year between about 2000 and 2015.

Preparations for 30th independence anniverssary in full swing

by editor1 / Mar 10, 2020 / 0 comments

-Preparations for the 30th independence anniversary are in full swing, despite calls by some to boycott the event.