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News Namibia » Economy: Namibia GDP growth seen accelerating to 2.2 percent this year: finance minister

News channel or source: https://af.reuters.com/article/investingNews/idAFKBN1FT1YP-OZABS
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

WINDHOEK (Reuters) - Namibia’s economic growth is expected to accelerate to 2.2 percent this year from an estimated 1.6 percent growth in 2016, supported by higher commodity prices, Finance Minister Calle Schlettwein said on Friday. “We expect ...

News Namibia » Economy: Namibia: Scramble for Fishing Rights Anticipated

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201802190615.html
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Fishing is Namibia's third largest economic sector, while Namibia is ranked among the top ten fishing countries in terms of the value of production. For 2015/16 Namibia generated N$10 billion in export revenues from fishing, up from N$7 billion the ...

News Namibia » Economy: Budget cuts hurt Namibia's economy, businesses: Geingob

News channel or source: http://www.xinhuanet.com/english/2018-02/08/c_136959474.htm
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

WINDHOEK, Feb. 8 (Xinhua) -- The decision to cut government spending has hurt Namibia's economy and businesses, President Hage Geingob said Thursday. Addressing the first Cabinet meeting in Windhoek, Geingob said the decision to cut government spending was ...

News Namibia » Economy: No tangible signs of economic recovery – Likukela

News channel or source: https://www.namibian.com.na/64130/read/No-tangible-signs-of-economic-recovery-–-Likukela
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

THE Namibian economy has not shown tangible signs of recovery, Mally Likukela, managing director of Twilight Capital Consulting has said. Responding to questions on Namibia's economic standing yesterday, Likukela further opined that the economy will not ...

News Namibia » Economy: The deserts of Namibia: Life and photography on nature's terms

News channel or source: https://www.yahoo.com/news/deserts-namibia-life-photography-natures-terms-214326360.html
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

All countries have problems, and Namibia has its share of them. There is extreme economic stratification, high crime rates outside gated communities, lingering racial tension and a heartbreaking AIDs epidemic. But, in comparison to neighboring countries ...

News Namibia » Economy: De Beers’ Namibia venture puts mine up for sale, at least 130 jobs to go

News channel or source: http://www.mining.com/de-beers-namibia-venture-puts-mine-sale-least-130-jobs-go/
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

"We are focused on finding a buyer that can sustain operations beyond 2019, protect jobs and contribute sustainably to the Namibian economy,” Riaan Burger, Nameb chief executive officer, said in a statement. In 2009, following the economic downturn ...

News Namibia » Economy: De Beers Plans to Sell Namibia Mine

News channel or source: http://www.diamonds.net/News/NewsItem.aspx?ArticleID=59922&ArticleTitle=De+Beers+Plans+to+Sell+Namibia+Mine
Publication date: onday 12 February 2018

As this mine nears the end of its current life, we are focused on finding a buyer that can sustain operations beyond 2019, protect jobs and contribute sustainably to the Namibian economy.” The mine, located near the town of Lüderitz on the southwest ...

News Namibia » Economy: Namdeb Seeks Buyer For Elizabeth Bay Mine in Namibia

News channel or source: http://www.idexonline.com/FullArticle?Id=43731
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

We are constantly reviewing new mining opportunities. As this mine nears the end of its current life, we are focused on finding a buyer that can sustain operations beyond 2019, protect jobs and contribute sustainably to the Namibian economy.”

News Namibia » Economy: De Beers’ joint venture Namdeb to sell Elizabeth Bay mine in Namibia

News channel or source: http://www.energy-business-review.com/news/de-beers-joint-venture-namdeb-to-sell-elizabeth-bay-mine-in-namibia-120218-6052748
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

“As this mine nears the end of its current life, we are focused on finding a buyer that can sustain operations beyond 2019, protect jobs and contribute sustainably to the Namibian economy.” Located near a town called Lüderitz along the south-western ...