Namibia

Type: Country
Name: Namibia
population: 1,994,816
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 2 reports

Govt to Introduce Grade 13 in January

[New Era]Windhoek -The Minister of Education, Dr David Namwandi, announced plans to introduce a reviewed and revamped basic education curriculum which will introduce a thirteenth grade and embrace vocational training as part of the teaching system.So ... [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 2 reports

Banks Encourage a Savings Culture On World Savings Day

[New Era]Windhoek -It is World Savings Day today October, 31, a day that has been observed since its inception in 1924 during the first International Savings Bank Congress in Italy, to promote savings amongst the general public and to encourage them to ... [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
First reported 13 hours ago - Updated 46 mins ago - 2 reports

John Ya-Otto - a Trade Unionist, Politician, Author and Diplomat

[New Era]Windhoek -Born in February 1938 in Keetmanshoop of Ovambo parents, he was raised by his aunt and uncle who adopted him.Source:http://allafrica.com/stories/201410311527.html ... [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
Entities: Windhoek (Namibia)
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

ITOCHU : Tullow To Withdraw From Namibia's Kudu Gas Project

Japanese company Itochu and Tullow Oil , an independent oil and gas company, have withdrawn from participation in Namibia's much-anticipated Kudu gas-to-power project, says Minister of Mines and Energy Isak Katali.Tullow and Itochu jointly owned 46 per ... [Published 4 Traders - 5 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Okorusu mine in Namibia to close ending 400 jobs

Okorusu fluorspar mine in Namibia will close in November making 407 people redundant.The mine, which is located in Otjiwarongo in the Otjozondjupa region, produces fluorite specimens that are sold on the international market. Solvay bought the operation ... [Published Mining Technology - 9 hours ago]
First reported 10 hours ago - Updated 9 hours ago - 2 reports

Debmarine to Acquire New Exploration Vessel in 2016

MARINE diamond producer Debmarine Namibia will acquire a new exploration vessel from Norway in June 2016.Communications manager Stella Auala told The Namibian this week that the vessel will be built at Kleven Verft in Ulsteinvik, Norway."The contract ... [Published DailyMe.Com - 9 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 10 hours ago - 2 reports

City says plot auctions benefit poor

The City of Windhoek has confirmed eight cancellations following the auctioning of plots at Academia, while adding that the profits made would be used to develop poorer areas.City’s head of property management Elly Shipiki said yesterday that most of ... [Published Namibian Sun - 10 hours ago]
First reported 14 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 2 reports

Uri Migration Lesson Why Innovation Needs Support

By Martin InkumbiAT the turn of the millennium, a farmer in Southern Namibia developed a vehicle uniquely suited for the local terrain. It was known as the Uri.The vehicle received a lot of acclaim due to its suitability for tourism, farming, mining and ... [Published AllAfrica.com - 11 hours ago]
Entities: Invention, Namibia, Risk
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 14 hours ago - 2 reports

Namibia exploring areas of co-operation with UAE

Contributed by NAMPA.By Mulisa SimiyasaABU DHABI, 31 OCT (NAMPA) – Trade and Industry Minister Calle Schlettwein on Thursday visited several major companies in Abu Dhabi and Dubai to explore business opportunities and encourage co-operation with Namibian ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 14 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 16 hours ago - 4 reports

Water: Namibia offers to buy Areva’s plant

NAMIBIA has formally made an offer to buy Areva’s water desalination plant in the country to secure supplies for uranium mining operations, as well as towns in the semi-arid Erongo region and western coastal area. Formal negotiations will start on Tuesday ... [Published IOL - 16 hours ago]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 3 reports

Namibia Red Cross to Partner With ECN

[New Era]Windhoek -The Namibia Red Cross Society (NRCS) is set to partner the Electoral Commission of Namibia (ECN) to render some humanitarian services on election day on November 28.Source:http://allafrica.com/stories/201410301592.html ... [Published AA Namibia - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 4 reports

Ninth Woolworths store opened in Namibia

Woolworths has opened its ninth store in Namibia, the retailer said.Source:  http://www.iol.co.za/ninth-woolworths-store-opened-in-namibia-1.1772185 ... [Published AA South Africa - Oct 29 2014]
Entities: Namibia, Retailer

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The government announced Friday that is immediately suspending all visas to West African nations where there is "widespread and persistent-intense transmission” of Ebola."
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Anjin Investments' public relations executive, Martha Chikata, said, "Yes, we are participating in the local sale. In many cases it's not the first time we have conducted a local sale, we have conducted many local sales in the past as long as it can attract good numbers of buyers offering competitive prices."

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Banks Encourage a Savings Culture On World Savi... [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
John Ya-Otto - a Trade Unionist, Politician, Au... [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
Ba and Unam in Top of the Table Clash [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
New Program to Help Fight Crime [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
Govt to Introduce Grade 13 in January [Published AA Namibia - 46 mins ago]
South Africa becoming a more popular stop for c... [Published TravelWeekly.com - 56 mins ago]
Culture and Revolution: The Pan-African Festiva... [Published Red Pepper - 1 hour ago]
Canada halts visas from countries hit by Ebola [Published The Hill - 1 hour ago]
'Epidemic of ignorance': Tourists avoid Africa,... [Published USA Today - 2 hours ago]
MMCZ Hosts Harare Sale of Rough Diamonds [Published Rapaport News - 2 hours ago]
Nigeria protests discrimination over Ebola virus [Published StarAfrica.com - 3 hours ago]
Minister warns foreign diplomats over meddling ... [Published News24 - 3 hours ago]
LRDC in partnership with the Lands Ministry con... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - 3 hours ago]
Joseph Kauandenge's People's Democratic Movemen... [Published Namibian Broadcasting Corporation - 3 hours ago]
Fima 2014 helps identify business opportunities [Published Angola Press - 4 hours ago]
Angola invests in renewal of power industry [Published Angola Press - 5 hours ago]
Survey shows most Namibians want to be consulte... [Published Individual.com - 5 hours ago]
The Father of Katutura´s Street Walking Girls [Published Lens Culture - 5 hours ago]
Global Petroleum Sees Progress with Licenses [Published Rigzone - 5 hours ago]
ITOCHU : Tullow To Withdraw From Namibia's Kudu... [Published 4 Traders - 5 hours ago]
Ebola: FG summons ambassadors over discriminati... [Published The Nation Nigeria - 6 hours ago]
Scone’s Star Story [Published MyNewsDesk - 6 hours ago]
The Light Brigade [Published ZNet - 6 hours ago]
Supreme Court dismisses appeals by Fellinger's ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - 6 hours ago]
Naira Rain For Falcons, Nov 5 [Published The Tide Newspaper Online - 6 hours ago]
Derbyshire students reunite after African adven... [Published Sheffield Star - 7 hours ago]
Mutharika proposed federalism for Malawi in 200... [Published Nyasa Times - 7 hours ago]
Zambia – landlocked or land lucky? [Published How We Made It In Africa - 7 hours ago]
Asian and Commonwealth Games squash medallists ... [Published Yahoo! India - 8 hours ago]
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Beaufort Securities including Breakfast Alert, ... [Published Proactiveinvestors United Kingdom website - Oct 29 2014]
The Markets Market opening: Markets are likely to open higher today. FTSE 100 futures were trading 25.50 points up at 7:00 am. New York: Wall Street rallied amid optimistic consumer sentiment and corporate earnings as investors also considered the ...
World: Adapting Land Use Practices to Climate C... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 29 2014]
Source: UN General AssemblyCountry: World GA/EF/3407 Sixty-ninth session,24th & 25th Meetings (AM & PM)GENERAL ASSEMBLYMEETINGS COVERAGE “While the world has sufficient capacity and resources to ensure adequate food and good nutrition for the global ...
World: Global Emergency Overview Snapshot 22–28... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 28 2014]
Source: Assessment Capacities ProjectCountry: Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bolivia (Plurinational State of), Burundi, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Côte d'Ivoire, Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, ...
Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe Farmers Buy Breeding Cattle ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 28 2014]
Source: Voice of AmericaCountry: Zimbabwe Gibbs Dube 25.10.2014 14:26 WASHINGTON DC—Some farmers say they are boosting the national cattle herd through buying breeding stock from various countries. Cattle breeder Themba Dlodlo says they are buying cows ...
8 ideas for the future of cities [Published TED Blog - Oct 24 2014]
In 2012, the TED Prize was awarded to an idea: The City2.0 , a place to celebrate actions taken by citizens around the world to make their cities more livable, beautiful and sustainable. This week, The City2.0 website evolves. On the relaunched ...
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Eco Atlantic Acquires 2,922 Km 2D Survey on Sha... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Oct 27 2014]
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Eco Atlantic Announces Commencement of 3D Seism... [Published GlobeNewswire: Acquisitions News - Oct 16 2014]
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