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Namibia growth seen at 5.4 percent in 2014 - central bank
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Namibia's economy is expected to grow 5.4 percent in 2014, from an estimated 5.1 percent last year, as upbeat global growth boosts demand for exports such as diamonds, the central bank said on Tuesday. "Robust growth in the U.S. and positive economic activities in the UK and Spain in the quarter under review augur well for Namibia's economic performance, particularly ...(9/30/2014 9:22:53 AM)
In Namibia, Locals Are Building Infrastructure on the Backs of Bicycles
When Michael Linke first traveled to Namibia 10 years ago, he intended to supply local health care outreach workers with a shipment of recycled bicycles they could use to travel longer distances. When he got there, however, he realized his plan was a dud.(9/22/2014 2:01:32 AM)
Namibia narrowly avoids missing EU trade deadline
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Namibia narrowly avoids missing trade deadline with EU
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China's Shanghai Elec set to win Namibia power plant contract
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Namibia has picked China's Shanghai Electric as the preferred bidder to build a $1.2 billion gas-fired power plant, the head of the country's power utility said on Wednesday. The Kudu project in south-western Namibia will pump gas from the Kudu field about 170 kilometres (100 miles) offshore to a combined cycle gas power plant. The plant, which is expected to have a ...(9/24/2014 5:46:27 AM)
Namibia Says Walvis Bay Harbor Work to Start a Year Early
Work on a new port in Namibia to export commodities and import fuel for southern African states will start in 2015, a year earlier than initially planned, the country’s port authority said.(9/17/2014 4:28:35 AM)
Zimbabwe: Zimbabwe to Approach Namibia Over Ebola Claim
[New Zimbabwe]Zimbabwe has expressed concern over a Namibia ministerial advisory urging citizens to avoid travel to Harare, citing the alleged quarantining of Ebola suspects in the country.(9/29/2014 2:40:57 AM)
Angola, Namibia Sign Accord Over Cuvelai Waters: Jornal
Angola and southern neighbor Namibia signed an accord to manage the Cuvelai river basin whose waters are shared by the two southwest African countries, according to state-controlled Jornal de Angola.(9/17/2014 8:30:36 AM)
Drones Take Flight as Namibia Combats Elephant Poachers
Namibia has as many as 25,000 elephants, according to the government. Close Namibia has as many as 25,000 elephants, according to the government. Namibia has as many as 25,000 elephants, according to the government.(9/5/2014 9:39:21 AM)
Namibian State-Run Bank Seeks to Raise Up to $220 Million
The Development Bank of Namibia Ltd. intends to raise as much as 2.5 billion Namibian dollars ($220 million) selling bonds and arranging credit lines to increase lending to businesses in the southwest African country.(9/29/2014 6:58:31 AM)
Source: Yahoo