Transport

Ex-Air Namibia employees sue for N$100m

5 days ago - 21 October 2021 | Transport

Kristien Kruger WINDHOEKAbout 250 former Air Namibia employees are suing the airline, government and a number of ministries for severance...

Ranger line-up expanded with limited-edition Stormtrak

3 weeks ago - 30 September 2021 | Transport

Staff ReporterThe recently-announced Ranger Stormtrak made its debut Namibia this month, but the first one, in a stunning Sea Grey, was scooped up as quickly as it arrived. Based on the luxuriously appointed Wildtrak, the...

Banks turn their backs on TransNamib

3 weeks ago - 29 September 2021 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKCommercial banks are refusing to loan money to rail operator TransNamib because of its legacy debt issues, CEO Johny Smith has said.Smith described TransNamib’s cashflow situation as dire during a...

Airport expansion completed this month

1 month - 21 September 2021 | Transport

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKThe N$250 million project expansion project at Hosea Kutako International Airport is expected to accommodate increased passenger movements until 2030.The massive congestion alleviation project at Hosea Kutako International Airport is set to be completed...

Bleeding TransNamib to retrench 340 employees

1 month - 20 September 2021 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGEWINDHOEKTransNamib intends to retrench 340 of its 1 309 employees within the coming weeks, its CEO Johny Smith has informed public enterprises minister Leon Jooste.The targeted employees included those nearing retirement and those in...

FlyWestair takes flight to north-east

1 month - 27 August 2021 | Transport

ELLANIE SMITWINDHOEKFlyWestair on Tuesday launched two new destinations, Rundu and Katima Mulilo, with inaugural flights for the media.Departing from Eros Airport in Windhoek, these new...

Smart new wheels for Shoprite shopper

2 months ago - 19 August 2021 | Transport

Yochanaan CoetzeeShoprite Namibia continues to change lives, with the latest winner of its Win-a-Car competition describing his new Ford Figo as an incredible blessing.“My father...

Transnet crisis: Imports, exports affected

2 months ago - 02 August 2021 | Transport

RONELLE RADEMEYER WALVIS BAY Sabotage on Transnet in South Africa has incapacitated the import...

LEFA hosts business empowerment workshop

2 months ago - 30 July 2021 | Transport

The Sustainable Business Empowerment Training Initiative workshop hosted by LEFA Transportation Services was successfully concluded at Am Weinberg Boutique Hotel in Windhoek last week. ...

NABTA calls for toll gates

4 months ago - 17 June 2021 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKThe Namibia Bus and Taxi Association (NABTA) has called for the introduction...

NABTA calls for toll gates

4 months ago - 16 June 2021 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKThe Namibia Bus and Taxi Association (NABTA) has called for the introduction of toll gates to level the playing field...

Old railway to blame for accidents

4 months ago - 31 May 2021 | Transport

TANJA BAUSE WINDHOEKIn the last four months, six TransNamib locomotives and 42 wagons...

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N$278m payment for Air Namibia...

5 months ago - 06 May 2021 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKGovernment has paid part of N$278 million reserved for ex-gratia payments to...

Taxi union wants 10% increase

5 months ago - 03 May 2021 | Transport

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKThe taxi union wants a 10% increase in taxi fares, effective 15...

TransNamib needs to double its...

5 months ago - 03 May 2021 | Transport

ELLANIE SMIT WINDHOEKTransNamib will need to double the number of locomotives it has at...

Jooste dispels lease lawsuit fears

5 months ago - 29 April 2021 | Transport

OGONE TLHAGE WINDHOEKPublic enterprises minister Leon Jooste has given his assurance that government will not be sued over the cancellation of a...

Vivo Energy Namibia rewards top...

6 months ago - 15 April 2021 | Transport

Staff reporter Vivo Energy Namibia, the marketer and distributor of Shell branded petroleum and lubricant products in Namibia, recognised and rewarded top performing retailers...

Swakop tracks cleared after accident...

6 months ago - 09 April 2021 | Transport

IRENE-MARI VAN DER WALT SWAKOPMUND The scene of the railway crash in...

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