Infrastructure

NDP5 taken to Hardap

2 weeks ago - 31 July 2017 | Infrastructure

The deputy minister of economic planning, Lucia Iipumbu last week visited Mariental in the Hardap Region as part of the National Planning Commission's (NPC) popularisation campaign of the National Development Plan (NDP5) to all regions.Iipumbu...

Hardap alleviates Neckartal water woes

3 weeks ago - 25 July 2017 | Infrastructure

STAFF REPORTERNamWater will funnel crucial water from the Hardap Dam to the Neckartal Dam construction site in order to alleviate critical water shortages there and to ensure that building continues.“Due to limited water sources available...

Desert Rose EIA under scrutiny

3 weeks ago - 25 July 2017 | Infrastructure

The developers of the Desert Rose project are keen to get the project rolling, having recently submitted an environmental impact assessment (EIA) for the N$8-billion project. This follows public support of the project voiced by...

Chinese firms stop work amid financial woes

3 weeks ago - 24 July 2017 | Infrastructure

Two Chinese companies responsible for the bulk earthworks for the construction of the railway line between Ondangwa and Oshakati have reportedly stopped work due to non-payment.The 14-km bulk earthworks construction tender from Omaalala to Ondangwa...

Dunes Mall nearly done

3 weeks ago - 21 July 2017 | Infrastructure

The construction of the Dunes Mall with an estimated value of N$650 million in the vicinity of the Diaz Circle in Walvis Bay is on track and the facility could be officially opened for business...

Millions for new port gate

3 weeks ago - 21 July 2017 | Infrastructure

Namport intends to start with the construction of a new port entrance gate and truck staging area at a cost of approximately N$40 million in...

Housing remains priority

4 weeks ago - 19 July 2017 | Infrastructure

The City of Windhoek aims to provide 4 043 affordable houses in the next five years through projects such as National Mass Housing and the...

Oobiliyona tadhi ka longithwa mokutunga omagumbo

1 month - 14 July 2017 | Infrastructure

Oshimaliwa sha thika poobiliyona 1.4 otashi ka longithwa mokutunga omagumbo ngoka oshowo okuyambulapo onkalo yomagumbo galwe nonkalo yoluhepo mokati kaakwashigwana yaNamibia otayi ka shuna...

Onguta becomes township

1 month - 06 July 2017 | Infrastructure

The town council of Ondangwa is in the process of formalising one of its oldest locations Onguta.According to the town's technical manager, Petrus Shipanga, the...

Omaruru savings scheme starts constructing houses

1 month - 29 June 2017 | Infrastructure

'River C', a Shack Dwellers Federation housing scheme in Omaruru, this weekend commenced with the construction of 26 houses after years of technical and natural...

Africa road conference in July

1 month - 28 June 2017 | Infrastructure

The second International Road Federation (IRF) Africa Regional Congress will be hosted next month in Windhoek. The conference, which will be hosted in collaboration with...

RCC liquidation about 'egos'

1 month - 20 June 2017 | Infrastructure

Roads Contractor Company (RCC) chairman Fritz Jacobs has described calls to liquidate the embattled parastatal as “egotistical” and says it is not necessary given his...

Infrastructure

Walvis expands rapidly

2 months ago - 16 June 2017 | Infrastructure

The municipality Walvis Bay approved and recorded building plans with a total value of N$828.7 million between November 2015 and February 2017. “The value...

N$36m road that never was...

2 months ago - 15 June 2017 | Infrastructure

The Roads Authority and the Roads Contractor Company are failing to explain why the construction of the N$36 million 40km gravel road between Omakange and...

N$12b transport plan under fire

2 months ago - 07 June 2017 | Infrastructure

A number of concerns were raised this week during the final presentation of the much-anticipated transport masterplan for the four northern regions, including fears that...

Etungo lyOombonge dhOpolisi moMusati inali...

2 months ago - 05 June 2017 | Infrastructure

Omatungo ngoka monena otaga gu opainda niilongitho natango oya halakana owala pehala ndyoka, pethimbo oshifokundaneki shoNamibian Sun sha talele po ehala ndyoka, na kaku shiwike...

House prices still on the...

2 months ago - 01 June 2017 | Infrastructure

FNB Namibia has released the latest residential property index and Josephat Nambashu, an analyst at FNB Namibia, advised that median property prices rose by 13.3%...

Banks must help with housing

2 months ago - 22 May 2017 | Infrastructure

The Minister of Urban and Rural Development, Sophia Shaningwa, has called on banks to meet the government halfway in its efforts to provide affordable housing...

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