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Finding elephants and fancy food on Namibia safari
TORRA CONSERVANCY, Namibia (AP) — Before setting out on a game drive across ruggedly beautiful northwest Namibia, we told the safari camp managers we were happy to take sandwiches. We were intent on finding the notoriously elusive desert elephant, and we didn't want to waste time returning to camp to eat.(7/21/2014 8:57:26 AM)
Namibia Says Agreement Secures Exports Access to European Union
Namibia said its fish and farm exports will keep quota and tariff-free access to the European Union after a new trade deal was agreed to by five southern Africa countries with the 28-nation bloc.(7/17/2014 6:59:27 AM)
Go on Namibia safari for fun and game
TORRA CONSERVANCY, Namibia — Before setting out on a game drive across ruggedly beautiful northwest Namibia, we told the safari camp managers we were happy to take sandwiches. We were intent on finding the notoriously elusive desert elephant, and we didn’t want to waste time returning to camp to eat. “Lunch in the bush?’” food and beverage manager Alfonzo Langbooi queried with an enthusiasm we ...(7/27/2014 12:18:46 AM)
Ghana’s envoy to Namibia presents credentials
Ghana’s new High Commissioner to the Republic of Namibia, Alhaji Abdul-Rahman Harruna Attah has presented his letters of credence to His Excellency Dr. Hifikepunye Pohamba, President of the Republic of Namibia.(7/29/2014 10:30:24 PM)
Rugby-Namibia qualify for World Cup
Namibia qualified for a fifth successive Rugby World Cup by thumping hosts Madagascar 89-10 on Sunday to win the African preliminaries and book a place in Pool C at next year’s tournament alongside defending champions New Zealand. Namibia finished level on two wins each with Kenya and Zimbabwe at the end of the four-team tournament but qualified by virtue of more bonus points. Their task was ...(7/6/2014 10:53:55 AM)
Namibia June CPI unchanged at 6.1 pct y/y
JOHANNESBURG (Reuters) - Namibia's headline consumer inflation was unchanged at 6.1 percent year-on-year in June compared with May, data from the statistics office showed on Tuesday. On a month-on-month basis, CPI was also stable at 0.3 percent, the Namibia Statistics Agency said in a statement.(7/15/2014 6:33:50 AM)
Namibia Chamber Sees New Mines Filling Jobs Cut by Glencore, Rio
New mines being developed in Namibia will create more than 3,000 jobs over the next three years, helping to offset staff losses at Glencore Plc and Rio Tinto Group’s local operations, an industry lobby said.(7/9/2014 9:59:43 AM)
Rhino to Elephant Poaching Prompts Namibia to Deploy Army Unit
Namibia has deployed soldiers to combat the threat posed by poachers to elephants and the world's largest population of black rhino in national parks that stretch along the country's borders with Angola and Botswana. Poachers have killed 10 elephants and 10 black rhinos this year in parks in Kavango, Zambezi and Kunene, Environment and Tourism Minister Uahekua Herunga said in a telephone ...(7/4/2014 8:04:05 AM)
Namibia Concludes EPA Negotiations With EU
WINDHOEK, July 17 (BERNAMA-NNN-NAMPA) -- Namibia has concluded negotiations towards a final Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) with the European Union (EU) and the details will be submitted to the National Assembly (NA) for ratification and signing.(7/17/2014 3:17:23 AM)
How to book your stay in Namibia’s National Parks
Booking camps and getting the right permits for Namibia’s National Parks is not that complicated, but there are a few things that I wish someone had told me before I set off. With that in mind I put together a few tips – the main things you need to know about booking National Park accommodation and obtaining National Park permits in Namibia. Namibian Wildlife Resorts (NWR) is the state-owned ...(7/29/2014 11:36:29 AM)
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