Trade ministry visits public projects in Tsumeb

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Hon Verna Sinimbo, the Deputy Minister of Industrialisation and Trade paid a courtesy visit to Tsumeb to familiarize herself...

Railway construction technicians complete maintenance training

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Eleven young men and women will now join the ranks of those professionals tasked with upgrading railway lines across...

Science and Technology University lecturer gets Senior Fellow award from the UK

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Higher Education Academy in the United Kingdom recently awarded the status of Senior Fellow to Dr Katherine Carter,...

Labour minister inaugurates new Employment Services Board

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Third Employment Services Board was inaugurated this week by Hon Utoni Nujoma, the Minister of Labour, Industrial Relations...

MultiChoice Group supports United Nation’s ‘Pause’ campaign

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). MultiChoice Group has reaffirmed its commitment to the United Nations’ efforts to fight coronavirus by continuing to support the...

Local company to fabricate parts for Debmarine’s AMV3 vessel

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). A local company, 3C Metal Belmet in Walvis Bay has been contracted to fabricate a large number of plates...

Donated gear from RMB to aid developmental riders reach their full potential

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The RMB Elite Cycling team this week received sponsored cycling gear as part of an overall sponsorship of N$230,000. RMB...

UNAM tests desalinated seawater bottling facility in Henties Bay

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The University of Namibia installed a bottling facility at its solar power operated seawater desalination pilot plant to illustrate...

Rhino gold bar proceeds fund new patrol car for Save the Rhino Trust

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). At a time when tourism income has evaporated, the demand on wildlife protection has only increased. Helping to fill...

Follow these links to find the five best regulated forex brokers for Namibians

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Overview Forex trading may seem daunting and intimidating to a lot of beginner traders, and the process involved with finding...

Pilot charcoal production project in Grootfontein to create employment opportunities for youth

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The National Youth Service launched a charcoal production project in its pilot phase at Gemsbokpan farm in Grootfontein, Otjozondjupa...

SA artist Denby Meyer’s paintings go on sale to support freshwater project in Kasika

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Four paintings of renowned South African artist, Denby Meyer will be sold to raise funds for a borehole project...

Ongoing low cost affordable houses project delivers more homes to struggling informal settlement communities

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The City of Windhoek handed over eight affordable houses at Goreangab and Samora Machel Constituency in Windhoek recently. The Governor...

Monthly new vehicle sales increase for the second time this year

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). September marked only the second month of 2020 where monthly new vehicle sales topped sales from the corresponding month...

Salt Refiners Youth Tournament continues to nurture future cricketers

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Cricket Namibia this week welcomed the continuation of their partnership with Walvis Bay Salt Refiners for the annual Coastal...

Hamburg environmentalists oppose local bush wood -Local biomass industry embarks on feasibility study

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). More than a dozen civil society organizations and scientists have spoken out against plans to fire Hamburg power plants...

Local artists join global movement to save the wild cheetah

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Local musicians Lioness, Suzy Eises and Elemotho will be teaming up with the international organisations, Conservation Music and Earthsong...

Weather overview and short term outlook to Wednesday 21 October 2020

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Visual: Height above sea level of the 500mB surface as at 00:00 on Friday 16 October. Source: GrADS/COLA, George Mason...

Communications Regulatory board members sign performance agreement

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) Board of Directors and Board Members signed their performance agreements this week. The...

FlyWestair spreads its wings – Launches its first international scheduled route between Windhoek and...

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Privately owned local airline, FlyWestair will operate a scheduled passenger route between Hosea Kutako International Airport and Johannesburg’s O.R....

Airlink reconnects flights between Namibia and South Africa

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Following the lifting of travel restrictions that curtailed travel between Namibia and South Africa, privately-owned regional airline, Airlink, has...

Senior citizens spoilt by Windhoek City Municipality on special day

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). The City of Windhoek earlier this week celebrated International Day of Older Persons at Katutura Old Age Home (KOAH). The...

Support ‘Buy Local’ in large numbers, help grow an economy on the mend

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). Shoppers will have noticed since the beginning of the month a new, bold visual campaign in supermarkets and stores...

FNB joins Development Bank’s risk sharing initiative

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). FNB Namibia has partnered with the Development Bank of Namibia on the risk sharing initiative which aims to alleviate...