Tourism

Faithfully determined

1 day - 30 October 2020 | Tourism

Mariselle Stofberg Cinderella Tjihoreko’s success in her career has shown great perseverance, determination and commitment and speaks towards the power of the right mindset and self-belief.Having started out as a waitress at the Gross Barmen...

Expo a boost for tourism after Covid-19 lockdown

2 days ago - 29 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKDespite the difficulties the tourism industry has been facing because of the coronavirus pandemic, the Namibia Tourism Expo was launched yesterday.The tourism expo, which is now in its 22nd year, is the biggest tourism...

Hope sparked for real tourism revival

4 days ago - 27 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe Hospitality Association of Namibia (Han) says the relaxed Covid-19 travel measures, which came into effect last week, have the potential to spark a real tourism revival in the country.President Hage Geingob last Wednesday...

Top ten places to visit in Namibia.

4 days ago - 27 October 2020 | Tourism

Staff ReporterNamibia, a country in the southwestern region of Africa, is distinguished by the Namib Desert – the oldest desert of the world – along its Atlantic Ocean coast. The country is home to diverse...

NWR thrown N$40m lifeline

5 days ago - 26 October 2020 | Tourism

STAFF REPORTER WINDHOEK The Namibia Wildlife Resorts (NWR) has received a N$40 million support grant from government, which it will partly use for...

Traditional crafts provide an essential income

1 week ago - 22 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe selling of traditional crafts by conservancies to tourists is an essential income for community members.However, this sector has suffered along with all sectors...

FNB supports Namibia Tourism Expo 2020

2 weeks ago - 16 October 2020 | Tourism

First National Bank is contributing N$250 000 towards an initiative by Namibia Media Holdings (NMH) through which accommodation vouchers to the combined value of N$1...

Gondwana boss decries WHO health protocols

2 weeks ago - 15 October 2020 | Tourism

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKTourism boss Gys Joubert has decried the World Health Organisation’s health protocols in a letter to United Nations secretary-general António Guterres.Joubert is the CEO...

Four land borders open

2 weeks ago - 15 October 2020 | Tourism

STAFF REPORTERWINDHOEKThe home affairs ministry has announced that four land border posts will be open for entry into Namibia with immediate effect, following chaos that...

Recovery of tourism sector a priority

2 weeks ago - 15 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEK The recovery of the tourism sector, which has been the hardest hit by the coronavirus pandemic, will be...

Tourism budget increased by 12%

2 weeks ago - 14 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe environment and tourism ministry achieved a budget execution rate of 96% for 2019/2020 by the end of March and an overall execution rate...

Chaos at border posts

2 weeks ago - 13 October 2020 | Tourism

FRANCOISE STEYNBERGWINDHOEKChaos erupted this past weekend at the Noordoewer and Ariamsvlei border posts as tourists were turned away.Health minister Kalumbi Shangula told Namibian Sun's sister...

Tourism

Everything is better with Soul

3 weeks ago - 09 October 2020 | Tourism

Mariselle StofbergRejoice Soul, also known as Nancy Shafa, is a young and vibrant 27-year-old who grabs the opportunities life offers with both hands. This graduate...

Namibia among top countries for...

3 weeks ago - 06 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKWhile the coronavirus pandemic has severely impacted the Namibian tourism industry, the country has been ranked among the top five sub-Saharan African countries for...

Namibian ­establishments shortlisted

3 weeks ago - 05 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe shortlist for this year's Awards for Hospitality, Experience and Design (AHEAD) in Middle East and Africa have been announced and several hospitality destinations...

Uncertainty still plagues tourism

4 weeks ago - 02 October 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKExactly a month since Namibia opened its borders to international tourists in an effort rebuild the devastated tourism industry, there is more confusion than...

470 establishments apply for certification

1 month - 28 September 2020 | Tourism

TUYEIMO HAIDULA OSHAKATI With Namibia opening its borders to international travellers via Hosea Kutako International Airport on 1 September, the tourism ministry has...

Namibia gets global safety approval

1 month - 23 September 2020 | Tourism

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKNamibia is among 100 countries that have been added to the World...

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